Workshops

We offer numerous online career boosting and job search workshops each month. 

Workshops

Whether you are currently unemployed, under-employed or looking to change jobs, attending these workshops will help you to become fully prepared to secure and advance your career. You can access these workshops via your phone, smart phone, laptop, or desktop. Training is free, but space is limited. Register for any of our free workshops now. Be sure to register for an upcoming class at least 24 hours in advance. 

Career Exploration

Are you looking for the right career path? You can discover a variety of tools to enable you to explore and identify strengths and new opportunities. You will leave empowered, prepared, and motivated to take advantage of career paths you may have dreamed about but never pursued. During the workshop, you will learn more about your interests, values, personality and workplace preferences. This information is helpful in guiding you on your career search. Look at the Workshops calendar for current offerings!
Time: 3-hours

Creating Dynamic Cover Letters

Do you think cover letters are unnecessary? Think again! Cover letters are usually the first thing prospective employers look at before reviewing resumes. A cover letter is a shot at getting in the door and getting hired. In this workshop, you will learn steps to write and format an effective, concise and convincing cover letter. You will also see different styles and formats of cover letters that highlight job qualifications. Look at the Workshops calendar for current offerings!
Time: 3-hours

Get Out of Your Own Way!

Are you standing in your way? This workshop is designed to help you recognize the unintentional and subconscious way you may be creating one obstacle after another. Explore emotional agility and learn how to break free of emotional paralysis. Discover the six types of frustrated job hunters and how to avoid being one of them. Learn how to reenergize your efforts and be successful! Look at the Workshops calendar for current offerings!
Time: 3-hours

How To Prepare for A Video Interview

Video platforms like Zoom, Skype and Google Hangouts are online communication tools many businesses use to conduct interviews. During this workshop, you will learn that what you say in a job interview is just as important as what you look like when you say it. Additionally, you will receive insightful tips ranging from setting-up to signing-in to presenting yourself to answering questions. This workshop provides basic familiarity and practice tips with video platforms like Zoom, the top 5 focus points before and during a video interview and how to answer the most common interview questions in the allotted time. Look at the Workshops calendar for current offerings!
Time: 3-hours

Interviewing For Success

In this workshop, you will learn how to display confidence and communicate succinct answers to the most commonly asked questions. You will learn techniques to leave a lasting impression. Look at the Workshops calendar for current offerings!
Time: 3-hours

Job Search Tips

Struggling to find that perfect job? Wondering where to start? Use the power of positive attitude in job search. Enhance the ability to locate job openings and stand apart from hundreds of applicants. Learn job search strategies, tips and techniques in locating the hidden job market. Companies are hiring during COVID 19 and after! Look at the Workshops calendar for current offerings!
Time: 3-hours

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Letting Go and Moving On

Lost your job? Struggling to move on? Give yourself a gift by attending this workshop and giving yourself permission to be angry, sad, scared and relieved.  You’re worth it  This workshop will provide you with tips for letting go of whatever is holding you back.  You will walk away motivated and excited to start the next chapter of the “best” of your life! Look at the Workshops calendar for current offerings!
Time: 3-hours

Resume Concepts: Tips To Get the Interview

In this workshop, you will learn about the purpose of a resume and what types of resumes are preferred by employers. You will recognize the importance of targeting your resume and discover the importance of highlighting your accomplishments. Whether this is the first time or the tenth time you have created a resume, you will walk away with best practices and an opportunity to differentiate yourself from the crowd. Look at the Workshops calendar for current offerings!
Time: 3-hours

Using LinkedIn for Job Search

COVID19 has created the need to use virtual tools to job search and market yourself. LinkedIn is the perfect tool. During this workshop, you will learn how LinkedIn and other social media can help build a network of professional contacts. Understand how to increase online visibility, gain access to unadvertised jobs and use the power of social media to expand networks. Discover inside connections that help take a career to the next level. This is a must workshop for all job seekers. Look at the Workshops calendar for current offerings!
Time: 3-hours

About our Facilitators

Our Mission is:
 "Provide quality training, tools and resources to assist customers in their pathway to employment and personal growth."

  1. Alice R
  2. Barb P
  3. CJ
  4. Elizabeth G
  5. Jack G
  6. John B
  7. Rosa B

Alice

Alice’s passion throughout her career has been to educate adults and provide opportunities for personal development. One of her strengths is to work with teams or individuals to give and receive recognition. She believes praise, not punishment, is the secret to success in relationships. Alice has had the opportunity to instruct and motivate employees and clients in all three sectors: business, education, and government.

Equal Opportunity

Business & Workforce Center, a proud partner of the American Job Center Network, serves Jefferson, Clear Creek and Gilpin Counties, and is an equal opportunity program. Auxiliary services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

This program is funded by U.S. Department of Labor and the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.