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Job Search: Post Covid

Thu, Sep 16, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am

Gain an understanding on how technology and social media have been impacted in the job search process post Covid. Learn effective ways to find current employment opportunities suited to your skills and abilities as you pursue your employment path.

Upskilling for Success

Thu, Sep 16, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am

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.

Effective Job Search Strategies

Thu, Sep 16, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm

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.

Overcoming Ageism in Job Search

Thu, Sep 16, 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm

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

Navigating a Job Loss

Fri, Sep 17, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am

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 by managing change that comes with job loss. We will also share some tips on how to reframe your financial view during this time.

Job Search Strategies for Ageing Workforce

Fri, Sep 17, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm

Understanding how the Older Worker can and continues to be a driving force in the current job market. Overcome possible stereotypes and learn how to stay relevant in your skills as you continue to work past retirement age.

Submitting a Solid Application

Mon, Sep 20, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am

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 Employment Barriers

Mon, Sep 20, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm

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

Overcoming Ageism in Job Search

Mon, Sep 20, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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.

Salary Negotiation Techniques

Tue, Sep 21, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am

Salary negotiation is one of the most avoided subjects in the job search process! In this workshop, we will discuss the importance of salary negotiation as well as how to evaluate and understand your market value so you can become successful in the negotiation process and not be afraid to go for that salary and benefits package that you want!

Career Exploration

Tue, Sep 21, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am

Review self-assessments on skills, interests, values, and your personality and learn about valuable resources you can use to make the best choice moving
forward in your career.

Upskilling for Success

Tue, Sep 21, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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.

Re-Entering the Workplace

Tue, Sep 21, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Once you receive a job offer, it doesn’t stop there! During 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!

Making Work in Texas Work for You

Wed, Sep 22, 2021
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.

Effective Job Search Strategies

Wed, Sep 22, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm

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.

How to Create Effective Resumes

Wed, Sep 22, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Learn how to create or update your resume to generate more interviews with a customized approach. We will discuss the role of applicant tracking systems in today’s job search and how to showcase your abilities.

Creating Cover Letters That Get You Noticed

Thu, Sep 23, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am

Understand the importance of your cover letter and when to submit it along with your job application. Learn different formats to enforce your qualifications and land that interview!

Boost Your Confidence in Job Search

Thu, Sep 23, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm

This workshop provides tools and techniques to help you cope with the challenges of job search. We’ll discuss how to stay motivated to keep from becoming overwhelmed while searching for your next employment opportunity.

Master the Job Interview

Thu, Sep 23, 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm

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

Career Exploration

Fri, Sep 24, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am

Review self-assessments on skills, interests, values, and your personality and learn about valuable resources you can use to make the best choice moving
forward in your career.

Job Search Strategies for the Ageing Workforce

Fri, Sep 24, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm

Understanding how the Older Worker can and continues to be a driving force in the current job market. Overcome possible stereotypes and learn how to stay relevant in your skills as you continue to work past retirement age.

Creating an Effective LinkedIn

Fri, Sep 24, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Learn how to effectively build a productive LinkedIn Profile to help you stand out and get recruited faster.

Navigating a Job Loss

Mon, Sep 27, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am

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 by managing change that comes with job loss. We will also share some tips on how to reframe your financial view during this time.

Making Work in Texas Work for You

Mon, Sep 27, 2021
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

Mon, Sep 27, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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.

Creating Effective Resumes

Mon, Sep 27, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Learn how to create or update your resume to generate more interviews with a customized approach. We will discuss the role of applicant tracking systems in today’s job search and how to showcase your abilities.

Overcoming Employment Barriers

Tue, Sep 28, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am

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

Effective Job Search Strategies

Tue, Sep 28, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am

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.

Re-Entering the Workplace

Tue, Sep 28, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm

Once you receive a job offer, it doesn’t stop there! During 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!

Salary Negotiation Techniques

Tue, Sep 28, 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Salary negotiation is one of the most avoided subjects in the job search process! In this workshop, we will discuss the importance of salary negotiation as well as how to evaluate and understand your market value so you can become successful in the negotiation process and not be afraid to go for that salary and benefits package that you want!

Working Remote-What You Need to Know

Wed, Sep 29, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am

Learn the advantages and disadvantages of working remotely. Discover resources to find and apply for remote positions. Prepare for working remotely by learning tools needed in the virtual office. Gain insight into what a typical day of the remote worker is like.

Upskilling for Success

Wed, Sep 29, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm

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.

Job Search: Post Covid

Wed, Sep 29, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Gain an understanding on how technology and social media have been impacted in the job search process post Covid. Learn effective ways to find current employment opportunities suited to your skills and abilities as you pursue your employment path.

Career Exploration

Thu, Sep 30, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am

Review self-assessments on skills, interests, values, and your personality and learn about valuable resources you can use to make the best choice moving
forward in your career.

Overcoming Ageism in Job Search

Thu, Sep 30, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am

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.

How to Create Effective Resumes

Thu, Sep 30, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Learn how to create or update your resume to generate more interviews with a customized approach. We will discuss the role of applicant tracking systems in today’s job search and how to showcase your abilities.

Creating Cover Letters That Get You Noticed

Thu, Sep 30, 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Understand the importance of your cover letter and when to submit it along with your job application. Learn different formats to enforce your qualifications and land that interview!

Career Alternatives in Franchise Ownership

Tue, Oct 05, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am

Career Alternatives in Franchise Ownership - 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 20 years of experience in business ownership, business brokerage, and franchise consulting.

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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