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Effective Job Search Strategies

Mon, Sep 21, 2020
9:00am - 10:00am

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.

Submitting a Solid Application

Tue, Sep 22, 2020
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 Ageism in Job Search

Tue, Sep 22, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am

Reinforce 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 Have an A+ Job Interview

Wed, Sep 23, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am

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

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Sep 23, 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.

Top 10 Virtual Interview Tips

Wed, Sep 23, 2020
1:30pm - 2:00pm

Learn how to ace a virtual interview by projecting positive energy and leaving a memorable first impression.

Job Search in the Digital Age

Thu, Sep 24, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am

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.

Overcoming Employment Barriers

Fri, Sep 25, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am

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

Making Work in Texas Work for You

Fri, Sep 25, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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.

Overcoming Employment Barriers

Mon, Sep 28, 2020
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.

Top 10 Virtual Interview Tips

Tue, Sep 29, 2020
9:00am - 9:30am

Learn how to ace a virtual interview by projecting positive energy and leaving a memorable first impression.

Job Search in the Digital Age

Tue, Sep 29, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am

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.

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Sep 30, 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.

Re-Entering the Workplace

Wed, Sep 30, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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!

NDEAM Webinar 1: How to Become an Entrepreneur

Thu, Oct 01, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Start your own business! Learn more about programs in our region that support the entrepreneurial spirit, and provide startup guidance and resources to Texans with physical and cognitive disabilities. Featured speaker: Nina Ramon with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Oct 07, 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.

NDEAM Webinar 2: Workforce Solutions/Vocational Rehabilitation Partnership

Thu, Oct 08, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Employers and jobseekers alike can utilize the services of both Workforce Solutions and Texas Workforce Solutions-Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VR) at the same time. Our partnership eliminates multiple visits, streamlines service delivery, and provides educational opportunities like these webinars, throughout the year. Learn how you and your organization can benefit. The webinar is hosted by Senior VR Services Counselor Robyn Farris.

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Oct 14, 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.

NDEAM Webinar 3: Celebrating Success

Thu, Oct 15, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Hear from local employers on how they have used the resources of Workforce Solutions and VR Services to improve the lives of their employees with disabilities, while enriching their culture and shoring up the bottom line. The webinar is hosted by VR Regional Business Service Specialist Arthur Jones.

Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo

Wed, Oct 21, 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.