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Virtual Pre-ETS Summer Camp

Mon, Jun 22, 2020
2:00pm -
Friday, July 24, 2020 at 4:00pm

Attend the Virtual Pre-Employment Transition Services Summer Camp June 22-July 24, Monday-Thursday, 2 p.m.-4 p.m. and gain 30 Hours of Work Readiness Training and 10 Hours of Self-Advocacy Training.

Overcoming Employment Barriers

Wed, Jul 15, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

Identifying barriers that may impact the ability to gain employment. Develop strategies on how to overcome them. Become aware of community resources.

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Jul 15, 2020
10:00am - 4:00pm

Elevate your job search! Explore Careers, Find an Immediate Job, Apprenticeship or Internship Opportunity with Local Employers . Save Valuable Time & Meet Hiring Recruiters Live Online.

Effective Job Search Strategies

Thu, Jul 16, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

Job search is continuously evolving- jump-start your job search by developing a plan that will help you find a better job faster! Discover effective strategies to use during your job search including the importance of networking, learn how to prepare an “elevator speech” introduction, and uncover leads in the hidden job market.

Submitting a Solid Application

Fri, Jul 17, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

Learn how to fill out job applications to generate more job interviews. Find out what an applicant tracking system is and how to get past the screening process. Learn tips for completing a State of Texas Application.

Virtual Pre-ETS - On the Right Track: Summer Camp 2

Mon, Jul 20, 2020
10:00am -
Friday, July 24, 2020 at 4:00pm

Attend the Virtual Pre-Employment Transition Services On the Right Track: Summer Camp 2, from July 20-24 and July 27-31, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Overcoming Employment Barriers

Mon, Jul 20, 2020
9:00am - 10:30am

Identifying barriers that may impact the ability to gain employment. Develop strategies on how to overcome them. Become aware of community resources.

How to Have an A+ Job Interview

Mon, Jul 20, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

Understand how to research and prepare for the interview. Practice common and difficult questions so that you are prepared and leave a great impression.

Making Work in Texas Work for You

Mon, Jul 20, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Where employers and job seekers can connect! Learn about the various tools available to job seekers including labor market information, career assessments, job search engine, Virtual Recruiter, resume builder, cover letter builder, State of Texas Application, and much more.

How to Create Effective Resumes & Cover Letters

Tue, Jul 21, 2020
9:00am - 10:30am

Learn how to create or update your resume and cover letter for generating more interviews with a customized approach. Bring your resume to compare it with recommended trends for customizing and formatting documents. We will discuss the role of applicant tracking systems in today’s job search.

Re-Entering the Workplace

Tue, Jul 21, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

Once you receive a job offer, it doesn’t stop there! During this workshop, we will discuss how to make the best impression on your first day on the job, how to effectively communicate in the workplace and, how to stay relevant in the ever-changing workforce while employed!

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Jul 22, 2020
10:00am - 4:00pm

Elevate your job search! Explore Careers, Find an Immediate Job, Apprenticeship or Internship Opportunity with Local Employers . Save Valuable Time & Meet Hiring Recruiters Live Online.

Introduction to Workforce Solutions

Thu, Jul 23, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

WSRCA serves 9 counties in Texas. Learn about the wrap around services available for Job Seekers to assist with employment opportunities and possible training. Other programs include services for Veterans, Vocational Rehabilitation, Child Care, and much more.

Making Work in Texas Work for You

Fri, Jul 24, 2020
9:00am - 10:00am

Where employers and job seekers can connect! Learn about the various tools available to job seekers including labor market information, career assessments, job search engine, Virtual Recruiter, resume builder, cover letter builder, State of Texas Application, and much more.

Career Exploration

Fri, Jul 24, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

Review self-assessments on skills, interests, values and your personality. Learn how to access information so you make the best choice moving forward in your career.

Virtual Pre-ETS - On the Right Track: Summer Camp 2

Mon, Jul 27, 2020
10:00am -
Friday, July 31, 2020 at 4:00pm

Attend the Virtual Pre-Employment Transition Services On the Right Track: Summer Camp 2, from July 20-24 and July 27-31, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Re-Entering the Workplace

Mon, Jul 27, 2020
9:00am - 10:30am

Once you receive a job offer, it doesn’t stop there! During this workshop we will discuss how to make the best impression at your first day on the job, how to effectively
communicate in the workplace and how to stay relevant in the ever-changing workforce while employed!

Making Work in Texas Work for You

Mon, Jul 27, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am

Where employers and job seekers can connect! Learn about the various tools available to job seekers including labor market information, career assessments, job search engine, Virtual Recruiter, resume builder, cover letter builder, State of Texas Application, and much more.

Submitting a Solid Application

Tue, Jul 28, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

Learn how to fill out job applications to generate more job interviews. Find out what an applicant tracking system is and how to get past the screening process. Learn tips for completing a State of Texas Application.

Overcoming Ageism in Job Search

Tue, Jul 28, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

Reinforce the advantages of hiring individuals of all ages. Learn effective strategies for individuals in entry-level, mid-career, and beyond. Find out how to write a resume and gain interviewing tips on reinforcing qualifications and avoiding age discrimination.

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Jul 29, 2020
10:00am - 4:00pm

Elevate your job search! Explore Careers, Find an Immediate Job, Apprenticeship or Internship Opportunity with Local Employers . Save Valuable Time & Meet Hiring Recruiters Live Online.

Effective Job Search Strategies

Wed, Jul 29, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

Job search is continuously evolving- jump-start your job search by developing a plan that will help you find a better job faster! Discover effective strategies to use during your job search including the importance of networking, learn how to prepare an “elevator speech” introduction, and uncover leads in the hidden job market.

Job Search in the Digital Age

Thu, Jul 30, 2020
9:00am - 10:30am

Get the latest on how technology and social media have impacted the job search process. Learn effective ways to submit job applications, use social media as a job search tool, and get tips on how to avoid information overload.

Navigating a Job Loss

Fri, Jul 31, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

Understand the psychological impact of a job loss and learn how to communicate the effect of pressures while unemployed. Prepare yourself for effective job searching and manage the change that comes with job loss. Re-frame your financial view and learn about budgeting tools and resources available.

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Aug 05, 2020
10:00am - 4:00pm

Elevate your job search! Explore Careers, Find an Immediate Job, Apprenticeship or Internship Opportunity with Local Employers . Save Valuable Time & Meet Hiring Recruiters Live Online.

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Aug 12, 2020
10:00am - 4:00pm

Elevate your job search! Explore Careers, Find an Immediate Job, Apprenticeship or Internship Opportunity with Local Employers . Save Valuable Time & Meet Hiring Recruiters Live Online.