Aug
30
9:00 AM09:00

PA CareerLink Orientation

HOW CAN WE HELP YOU? EVERY THURSDAY WE OFFER AN OVERVIEW OF ALL OF OUR SERVICES. COME IN ANYTIME BETWEEN 9 AM TO 3 PM, AND LEARN ABOUT ALL THE SERVICES PA CAREERLINK HAS TO OFFER YOU!  DURING YOUR VISIT YOU WILL RECEIVE ASSISTANCE WITH BUILDING YOUR BASIC ON-LINE JOBGATEWAY® RESUME, A "MUST HAVE" FOR TODAY'S JOB SEEKER. YOU WILL ALSO MEET ONE-ON-ONE WITH ONE OF OUR EXPERIENCED EMPLOYMENT SPECIALISTS WHO WILL DISCUSS YOUR NEEDS AND CONNECT YOU TO THE RIGHT SERVICE TO GET THE JOB THAT'S RIGHT FOR YOU.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license
  • Social Security Card
  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)
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Aug
28
9:00 AM09:00

Career Workshop Module 1*

Learn how to keep a positive attitude, create a financial plan for your job search, time management, discover your transferable skills, how to set SMART goals , and learn the "secrets" of network and self-promotion. **Pre-requisite: Must attend a PA Careerlink orientation session to be scheduled for the 3-day Career Workshop Series.

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Aug
27
9:30 AM09:30

Re-Entrant Workshop Module II

Course is designed to be a follow up to Module #1 in assisting Re-Entrant Participants to become Job Ready. Participants must complete Module I of the Re-Entrant Workshop to attend Module II. Guided instruction on addressing the application process from starting a job search to accepting an offer of employment. Topics for Review: Registration for Internet Job Search, Resume Development, Writing a Cover Letter, Interview Techniques, Creating a Portfolio, and Completing Job Applications.  For more information, please call Kevin Mickens at (412) 552-7038 or Seasons Williams at (412) 697-6675

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Aug
27
9:00 AM09:00

Career Workshop Module 1*

Learn how to keep a positive attitude, create a financial plan for your job search, time management, discover your transferable skills, how to set SMART goals , and learn the "secrets" of network and self-promotion. **Pre-requisite: Must attend a PA Careerlink orientation session to be scheduled for the 3-day Career Workshop Series.

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Aug
27
9:00 AM09:00

PA CareerLink Orientation

HOW CAN WE HELP YOU? EVERY MONDAY WE OFFER AN OVERVIEW OF ALL OF OUR SERVICES. COME IN ANYTIME BETWEEN 9 AM TO 3 PM, AND LEARN ABOUT ALL THE SERVICES PA CAREERLINK HAS TO OFFER YOU!  DURING YOUR VISIT YOU WILL RECEIVE ASSISTANCE WITH BUILDING YOUR BASIC ON-LINE JOBGATEWAY® RESUME, A "MUST HAVE" FOR TODAY'S JOB SEEKER. YOU WILL ALSO MEET ONE-ON-ONE WITH ONE OF OUR EXPERIENCED EMPLOYMENT SPECIALISTS WHO WILL DISCUSS YOUR NEEDS AND CONNECT YOU TO THE RIGHT SERVICE TO GET THE JOB THAT'S RIGHT FOR YOU.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license
  • Social Security Card
  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)
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Aug
24
11:00 AM11:00

Networking for a Successful Job Search

Learn the basics of job search networking; Why, Who, & How! Plan your networking strategy, tips to prepare your "elevator speech", find potential employers &  professional groups and more.. Basic computer skills (mouse, keybaord, internet browsing) are helpful to fully participate in the practical exercises. Learn how to document your networking activities in JobGateway if you are registered bring your login info) Seating is limited, so please register in advance online. Workshop starts promptly at 1PM so please arrive 10 minutes early to sign in and be seated.

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Aug
24
10:00 AM10:00

Transferable Skills

Not sure how to transfer your skills and experience to a new field or job? We'll help you identify your career assets and skills and connect to new opportunities.  Learn how to assess your skills, break down job descriptions, and describe your transferable skills on an interview.

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Aug
24
9:30 AM09:30

Re-Entrant Workshop Module I*

Designed to assist individuals, with the barrier of a criminal record, to become more successful at becoming employable. Addressing ways you can legally hide or remove your criminal record from background checks, locating your rap sheet, preparing and presenting yourself in an interview and guidance in developing an incarceration speech will be covered in this workshop.  For more information, please call Kevin Mickens at (412) 552-7038 or Seasons Williams at (412) 697-6675

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Aug
24
9:00 AM09:00

Show Me the Jobs

Get the most from JobGateway®! Learn to create effective search commands for the jobs you want, get job recommendations & email alerts, set preferences & use the Activity Log to track your job search.  You must be registered in JobGateway and have basic computer skills.

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Aug
23
9:00 AM09:00

PA CareerLink Orientation

HOW CAN WE HELP YOU? EVERY THURSDAY WE OFFER AN OVERVIEW OF ALL OF OUR SERVICES. COME IN ANYTIME BETWEEN 9 AM TO 3 PM, AND LEARN ABOUT ALL THE SERVICES PA CAREERLINK HAS TO OFFER YOU!  DURING YOUR VISIT YOU WILL RECEIVE ASSISTANCE WITH BUILDING YOUR BASIC ON-LINE JOBGATEWAY® RESUME, A "MUST HAVE" FOR TODAY'S JOB SEEKER. YOU WILL ALSO MEET ONE-ON-ONE WITH ONE OF OUR EXPERIENCED EMPLOYMENT SPECIALISTS WHO WILL DISCUSS YOUR NEEDS AND CONNECT YOU TO THE RIGHT SERVICE TO GET THE JOB THAT'S RIGHT FOR YOU.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license
  • Social Security Card
  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)
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Aug
21
11:00 AM11:00

Expunging a Criminal Record

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A criminal record could be barring you from gaining employment. Come learn about the expungement process for non-convictions that are appearing on your criminal record and the pardon process.  Please register for the workshop on www.jobgateway.pa.gov.  

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Aug
21
9:00 AM09:00

Career Workshop Module 1*

Learn how to keep a positive attitude, create a financial plan for your job search, time management, discover your transferable skills, how to set SMART goals , and learn the "secrets" of network and self-promotion. **Pre-requisite: Must attend a PA Careerlink orientation session to be scheduled for the 3-day Career Workshop Series.

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Aug
20
9:00 AM09:00

PA CareerLink Orientation

HOW CAN WE HELP YOU? EVERY MONDAY WE OFFER AN OVERVIEW OF ALL OF OUR SERVICES. COME IN ANYTIME BETWEEN 9 AM TO 3 PM, AND LEARN ABOUT ALL THE SERVICES PA CAREERLINK HAS TO OFFER YOU!  DURING YOUR VISIT YOU WILL RECEIVE ASSISTANCE WITH BUILDING YOUR BASIC ON-LINE JOBGATEWAY® RESUME, A "MUST HAVE" FOR TODAY'S JOB SEEKER. YOU WILL ALSO MEET ONE-ON-ONE WITH ONE OF OUR EXPERIENCED EMPLOYMENT SPECIALISTS WHO WILL DISCUSS YOUR NEEDS AND CONNECT YOU TO THE RIGHT SERVICE TO GET THE JOB THAT'S RIGHT FOR YOU.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license
  • Social Security Card
  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)
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Aug
20
9:00 AM09:00

Career Workshop Module 1*

Learn how to keep a positive attitude, create a financial plan for your job search, time management, discover your transferable skills, how to set SMART goals , and learn the "secrets" of network and self-promotion. **Pre-requisite: Must attend a PA Careerlink orientation session to be scheduled for the 3-day Career Workshop Series.

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Aug
17
1:00 PM13:00

Show Me the Jobs!

Get the most from JobGateway®! Learn to create effective search commands for the jobs you want, get job recommendations & email alerts, set preferences & use the Activity Log to track your job search.  You must be registered in JobGateway and have basic computer skills.

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Aug
17
11:30 AM11:30

Getting Linked In Part II*

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Learn how to make connections, research employers, create a personal brand, and us LinkedIn and other social networking sites to search for jobs.  A LinkedIn account is necessary to take this course and you must complete LinkedIn Part I.  

*Prerequisites: Basic keyboard and computer skills, including how to use the internet. Career Workshop Series must have been completed at either the Downtown Pittsburgh or Allegheny East office.

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Aug
16
9:00 AM09:00

PA CareerLink Orientation

HOW CAN WE HELP YOU? EVERY THURSDAY WE OFFER AN OVERVIEW OF ALL OF OUR SERVICES. COME IN ANYTIME BETWEEN 9 AM TO 3 PM, AND LEARN ABOUT ALL THE SERVICES PA CAREERLINK HAS TO OFFER YOU!  DURING YOUR VISIT YOU WILL RECEIVE ASSISTANCE WITH BUILDING YOUR BASIC ON-LINE JOBGATEWAY® RESUME, A "MUST HAVE" FOR TODAY'S JOB SEEKER. YOU WILL ALSO MEET ONE-ON-ONE WITH ONE OF OUR EXPERIENCED EMPLOYMENT SPECIALISTS WHO WILL DISCUSS YOUR NEEDS AND CONNECT YOU TO THE RIGHT SERVICE TO GET THE JOB THAT'S RIGHT FOR YOU.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license
  • Social Security Card
  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)
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