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Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Feb 01, 2023
10:00am - 4:00pm

Join each week for the Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo serving the nine-county Rural Capital Area of Central Texas, to connect employers and job seekers.

Upskilling with LinkedIn Learning

Wed, Feb 01, 2023
11:00am - 12:00pm

Upskilling with LinkedIn Learning – Learn how to use this power platform with access to thousands of courses, all designed to assist with professional development, helping you to develop new
skills and stay up to date and informed.

Make Work in Texas Work for You

Wed, Feb 01, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Make Work in Texas Work for You – Where employers and job seekers can connect. Learn about the various tools available to job seekers including labor market information, career assessments, Virtual Recruiter, resume and cover letter builder, State of Texas Application, and more.

Finding Your Career Path

Wed, Feb 01, 2023
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Finding Your Career Path – Gain the importance of self-assessments on your skills, interests, values, and personality, so you make the best choice moving forward in your career.

Overcoming Employment Barriers

Thu, Feb 02, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

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

Effective Resumes

Thu, Feb 02, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Effective Resumes – Tailor your resume to generate more interviews with a customized approach. Know how to showcase your abilities and understand the role of applicant tracking systems.

Build Your Professional Brand

Thu, Feb 02, 2023
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Build Your Professional Brand – Gain insight into why your personal brand is so important in job search while learning about techniques and tools to help build your brand.

Design Your Future

Fri, Feb 03, 2023
11:00am - 12:00pm

Design Your Future – Overview of our Youth based Work Readiness training program that helps young adults to develop their career pathway goals.

Completing the Application

Mon, Feb 06, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

Completing the Application – 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.

Design Your Future

Mon, Feb 06, 2023
11:00am - 12:00pm

Design Your Future – Overview of our Youth based Work Readiness training program that helps young adults to develop their career pathway goals.

Selling Yourself Virtually

Mon, Feb 06, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Selling Yourself Virtually – Learn how to sell yourself in virtual interviews by projecting positive energy and leaving a memorable first impression.

Career Alternatives in Franchise Ownership

Tue, Feb 07, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

This seminar will explore business ownership options including starting an independent business, buying an existing business, and starting a franchise business. Explore funding options and how to make your best decision in moving forward with a business that is right for you. This seminar will be hosted by Kyle DeHaas from FranNet. Kyle has 19 years of experience in business ownership, business brokerage, and franchise consulting.

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Feb 08, 2023
10:00am - 4:00pm

Join each week for the Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo serving the nine-county Rural Capital Area of Central Texas, to connect employers and job seekers.

Upskilling with LinkedIn Learning

Wed, Feb 08, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

Upskilling with LinkedIn Learning – Learn how to use this power platform with access to thousands of courses, all designed to assist with professional development, helping you to develop new skills and stay up to date and informed.

Re-Entering the Workplace

Wed, Feb 08, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Re-Entering the Workplace – Once you receive a job offer, it doesn’t stop there. This workshop will discuss how to make the best impression on your first day on the job, how to effectively communicate in the workplace, and staying relevant in the ever-changing workforce while employed.

Effective Resumes

Thu, Feb 09, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

Effective Résumés – Tailor your resume to generate more interviews with a customized approach. Know how to showcase your abilities and understand the role of applicant tracking systems.

Build Rapport During an Interview

Thu, Feb 09, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Build Rapport During an Interview – Learn the importance of rapport and how to implement rapport building behaviors. Gain insight on communication techniques that you can use in your next interview.

Make Work in Texas Work for You

Fri, Feb 10, 2023
9:00am - 10:00am

Make Work in Texas Work for You – 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.

Effective Resumes

Mon, Feb 13, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

Effective Resumes – Tailor your resume to generate more interviews with a customized approach. Know how to showcase your abilities and understand the role of applicant tracking systems.

Build Your Professional Brand

Mon, Feb 13, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Build Your Professional Brand – Gain insight into why your personal brand is so important in job search while learning about techniques and tools to help build your brand.

Pivot Your Career

Tue, Feb 14, 2023
11:00am - 12:00pm

Pivot Your Career – Learn how to make a career pivot that will result in a purposeful change of direction into a new position, field, or industry.

Design Your Future

Tue, Feb 14, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Design Your Future – Overview of our Youth based Work Readiness training program that helps young adults to develop their career pathway goals.

Creating Cover Letters

Wed, Feb 15, 2023
9:00am - 10:00am

Creating Cover Letters– Understand the importance of cover letters and learn different formats to enforce your qualifications to land that interview!

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Feb 15, 2023
10:00am - 4:00pm

Join each week for the Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo serving the nine-county Rural Capital Area of Central Texas, to connect employers and job seekers.

Upskilling for Success

Wed, Feb 15, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Upskilling for Success – Explore training tools available to Upskill and expand your capabilities as you search for a new career or enhance current skills to gain access to new opportunities in your employment.

Transferable Skills Work Across Industries

Thu, Feb 16, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

Transferable Skills Work Across Industries – Understand how your transferable skills are crucial to your career success and learn which ones are most sought after by employers.

Rock Your LinkedIn

Thu, Feb 16, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Rock Your LinkedIn - Stand out and get recruited faster by effectively building a productive LinkedIn Profile and ensure your brand hits it’s mark!

Preparing for the Interview

Fri, Feb 17, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

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

Employability Skills

Tue, Feb 21, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

Employability Skills – Understand the skills that are important to employers and how to implement effective communication, teamwork & strategic thinking in the workplace.

Overcoming Employment Barriers

Tue, Feb 21, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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

Ageism in Job Search

Wed, Feb 22, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

Ageism in Job Search – Reinforce the advantages of hiring individuals of all ages. Learn effective job search 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, Feb 22, 2023
10:00am - 4:00pm

Join each week for the Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo serving the nine-county Rural Capital Area of Central Texas, to connect employers and job seekers.

Make Work in Texas Work for You

Wed, Feb 22, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Make Work in Texas Work for You – Where employers and job seekers can connect. Learn about the various tools available to job seekers including labor market information, career assessments, Virtual Recruiter, resume and cover letter builder, State of Texas Application, and more.

Build Rapport During an Interview

Wed, Feb 22, 2023
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Build Rapport During an Interview – Learn the importance of rapport and how to implement rapport building behaviors. Gain insight on communication techniques that you can use in your next interview.

Design Your Future

Thu, Feb 23, 2023
11:00am - 12:00pm

Design Your Future – Overview of our Youth based Work Readiness training program that helps young adults to develop their career pathway goals.

Completing the Application

Thu, Feb 23, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Completing the Application – 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.

Career Transitions at 50 +

Thu, Feb 23, 2023
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Career Transitions at 50 + - Gain awareness of the processes in finding and moving into a new career. Learn on how self-assessment and upskilling will assist you in finding employment in growing industries.

Creating Cover Letters

Fri, Feb 24, 2023
9:00am - 10:00am

Creating Cover Letters– Understand the importance of cover letters and learn different formats to enforce your qualifications to land that interview!

Effective Resumes

Fri, Feb 24, 2023
11:00am - 12:00pm

Effective Resumes – Tailor your resume to generate more interviews with a customized approach. Know how to showcase your abilities and understand the role of applicant tracking systems.

Employability Skills

Mon, Feb 27, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

Employability Skills – Understand the skills that are important to employers and how to implement effective communication, teamwork & strategic thinking in the workplace.

Re-Entering the Workplace

Mon, Feb 27, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Re-Entering the Workplace – Once you receive a job offer, it doesn’t stop there. This workshop will discuss how to make the best impression on your first day on the job, how to effectively communicate in the workplace, and staying relevant in the ever-changing workforce while employed.

Workforce Solutions 101

Tue, Feb 28, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

Workforce Solutions 101 – 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.

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Mar 01, 2023
10:00am - 4:00pm

Join each week for the Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo serving the nine-county Rural Capital Area of Central Texas, to connect employers and job seekers.

Llano County, City of Llano Burnet County, City of Burnet Williamson County, City of Georgetown Lee County, city of Giddings Fayette County, city of LaGrange Bastrop County, city of Bastrop Caldwell County, city of Lockhart Hays County, City of San Marcos Blanco County, City of Johnson City

Where We Work

Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area serves 9 counties around the Austin, TX capital area:

Bastrop County, Hays County, Blanco County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Lee County, Llano County, Williamson County, and Burnet County - Marble Falls

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