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3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
(215) 473-3630

August 2019

Welcome to PA CareerLink®

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on August 8, 2019 at 9:30 am

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One event on August 9, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on August 12, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 14, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 15, 2019 at 9:30 am

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One event on August 16, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on August 16, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on August 19, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 21, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 22, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on August 22, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on August 23, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on August 23, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on August 26, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 28, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 29, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on August 29, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on August 30, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on August 30, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is an overview of PA CAREERLINK® services including a review of the PA CareerLink® website and online tools to assist with job search endeavors.

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Community Partner: U.E.S.F. (Tenant’s Rights)

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on August 5, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 20, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 26, 2019 at 10:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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UESF offers workshops designed to assist with establishing and attaining career goals.

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Community Partner: Graduate! Philadelphia

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on August 12, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 26, 2019 at 10:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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Information and resources on pathways including transferring your college credits and attain your college degree.

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Do’s and Don’ts of Resumes

August 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on August 5, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 6, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 7, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 12, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 13, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 14, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 19, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 20, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 26, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 27, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 28, 2019 at 11:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews the process of building a marketable and effective resume, and how it translates to the job interview.

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Job Retention

August 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews best practices for new job success, and provides ways to set and meet short- and long-term goals.

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Computer Class: MS PowerPoint for Beginners

August 26 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop provides instruction and hand-on learning to create a PowerPoint presentation from start to finish.

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Test Taking Tips

August 27 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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One event on August 6, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 13, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on August 20, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 27, 2019 at 9:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews how to develop best practices and proper test-taking skills.

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How to Land a Job with a Criminal Background

August 27 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is geared towards Philadelphia’s returning citizen population, and how to navigate the job market with a criminal background, resources available to you, and your rights as a reentrant.

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Computer Class: Windows 10

August 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on August 13, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 20, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on August 27, 2019 at 10:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop builds on the information learned in Computers for Beginners I, and reviews the basics of manipulating files and folders with Windows 10 File Explorer.

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Community Partner: U.E.S.F. (How to Save on Utility Bills)

August 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on August 12, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 13, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 19, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 27, 2019 at 10:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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U.E.S.F. offers workshops designed to assist with establishing and attaining career goals.

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Peer Mock Interviews for Returning Citizens

August 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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Review interviewing techniques specifically for returning citizens including practicing how to respond effectively to questions, review responses, and ways to prepare for your next interview.

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What are Transferable Skills

August 27 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on August 13, 2019 at 10:30 am

One event on August 20, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on August 27, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews what transferable skills are, how to reflect them on a resume, and how to identify your own for a more effective job search.

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Computer Class: MS Excel for Beginners

August 27 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on August 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on August 27, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is designed to teach basic data entry functions in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet.

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Writing Effective Cover Letters

August 28 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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One event on August 14, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on August 28, 2019 at 9:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop provides tips, guidelines, and assistance to creating a cover letter.

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Public Speaking as a Skill

August 28 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on August 9, 2019 at 10:30 am

One event on August 28, 2019 at 9:30 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews strategies, concepts and tips to build and strengthen confidence and skills in public speaking.

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Social Media and the Professional Image

August 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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The workshop discusses how to effectively use job time on the internet, the importance of having a professional image on social media, and ways to use social media sites for job search needs.

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Keyboarding

August 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on August 7, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 14, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 28, 2019 at 11:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop improves typing skills and reviews the basics of keyboarding.

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Computer Class: MS Excel Intermediate

August 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 8, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on August 14, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on August 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on August 28, 2019 at 1:00 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This level II workshop builds on the information and skills learned in Microsoft Excel for Beginners. It introduces more advanced functions and features. Prerequisite: Microsoft Excel Beginners

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Cover Letter Builder

August 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on August 15, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 28, 2019 at 1:00 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop provides instruction for preparing a professional cover letter in the computer lab with Resume Specialist. Prerequisite: Writing Effective Cover Letters

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Navigating Job PA CareerLink Job Search Site

August 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on August 8, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on August 12, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 22, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on August 29, 2019 at 10:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop provides information on how to navigate the job matching system, including using the keywords search engine, how to locate the Job Number, and how to apply for positions listed.

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Computer Class: MS PowerPoint Intermediate

August 29 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 19, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on August 29, 2019 at 1:00 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This level II workshop is designed for those who have basic knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint and desire to take advantage of the intermediate-level functionalities of the program. Prerequisite: Microsoft PowerPoint Beginners      

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Welcome to PA CareerLink®

August 30 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is an overview of PA CAREERLINK® services including a review of the PA CareerLink® website and online tools to assist with job search endeavors.

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Hands on LinkedIn

August 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 30, 2019 at 2:00 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews how to create and optimize a profile on the popular professional networking website, LinkedIn®. Learn how to market your personal brand and build your professional network using your LinkedIn® profile!

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September 2019

Navigating PA CareerLink Job Search Site

September 3 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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One event on September 9, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 16, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on September 23, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop provides information on how to navigate the job matching system, including using the keywords search engine, how to locate the Job Number, and how to apply for positions listed.

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Do’s and Don’ts of Resumes

September 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on September 4, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on September 9, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on September 10, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 11, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on September 16, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on September 17, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 18, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on September 23, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on September 24, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 11:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews the process of building a marketable and effective resume, and how it translates to the job interview.

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What are Transferable Skills

September 3 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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One event on September 3, 2019 at 10:30 am

One event on September 10, 2019 at 10:30 am

One event on September 18, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 25, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews what transferable skills are, how to reflect them on a resume, and how to identify your own for a more effective job search.

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Computer Class: Windows 10

September 3 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on September 3, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 11, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 25, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop builds on the information learned in Computers for Beginners I, and reviews the basics of manipulating files and folders with Windows 10 File Explorer.

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Test Taking Tips

September 3 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on September 3, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 10, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on September 17, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 24, 2019 at 2:00 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews how to develop best practices and proper test-taking skills.

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Writing Effective Cover Letters

September 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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One event on September 4, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 18, 2019 at 9:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop provides tips, guidelines, and assistance to creating a cover letter.

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Retail As A Career

September 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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One event on September 4, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 10, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop explores the opportunities in retail, identifies important employer expectations, and recommends next steps for those who are interested in a career in retail.

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Welcome to the PA CareerLink Orientation

September 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on September 4, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 5, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 5, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 6, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 6, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 9, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 12, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 12, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 13, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 13, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 18, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 20, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 23, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is an overview of PA CAREERLINK® services including a review of the PA CareerLink® website and online tools to assist with job search endeavors.

Find out more »

Computer Class: Keyboarding

September 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on September 11, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on September 18, 2019 at 10:30 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 11:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop improves typing skills and reviews the basics of keyboarding.

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Peer Mock Interviews

September 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on September 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews best interview practices, provides an opportunity to participate in a mock interview, and receive constructive feedback to prepare for your next interview.

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TABE EXAM

September 4 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on September 6, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 11, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 13, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 18, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 27, 2019 at 10:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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Training Purposes. Includes Reading and Math Computation, and Applied Math. Must be referred by Workforce Advisor for registration.

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Computer Class: Microsoft PowerPoint (Beginners)

September 4 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on September 20, 2019 at 9:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop provides instruction and hand-on learning to create a PowerPoint presentation from start to finish.

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So You Have an Interview

September 5 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews the importance of proper preparation for an interview including professional etiquette, interview attire, proper interview research, how to ask and answer questions, and next steps for after the interview.

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Computer Class: Microsoft Word I (Beginners)

September 5 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on September 10, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:30 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is designed to teach how to use the basic functions of a word processor, format, edit, and save documents.

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Be A S.T.A.R.

September 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on September 24, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop describes the S.T.A.R. method for answering behavioral interview questions, preparing S.T.A.R stories, and providing responses that give concrete examples of skills needed for the job.

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Computer Class: MS Word Intermediate (CL) 2hr.

September 5 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on September 19, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 24, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop teaches advanced formatting, drawing tools, and creating and managing tables and columns. Prerequisite: Microsoft Word Beginners

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Computer Class: MS PowerPoint Intermediate** Prerequisite

September 6 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on September 20, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This level II workshop is designed for those who have basic knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint and desire to take advantage of the intermediate-level functionalities of the program. Prerequisite: Microsoft PowerPoint Beginners  

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Job Retention

September 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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One event on September 23, 2019 at 9:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews best practices for new job success, and provides ways to set and meet short- and long-term goals.

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UESF – Tenant’s Rights

September 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on September 17, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 23, 2019 at 10:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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UESF offers workshops designed to assist with establishing and attaining career goals.

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Modern Interview

September 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on September 23, 2019 at 1:00 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop discusses the differences between a traditional interview vs. a behavioral interview and tips on preparing for the interview, and using the STAR method in answering interview questions.

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Succeed On Application Test

September 10 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on September 24, 2019 at 9:30 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews various kinds of application tests that employers use, and how to gain strategies for succeeding on each kind of test.

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Community Partner: UESF (How to Save on Utility Bills)

September 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on September 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 24, 2019 at 10:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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UESF offers workshops designed to assist with establishing and attaining career goals.

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Ace the Interview

September 11 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on September 25, 2019 at 9:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop presents tips on how to prepare and market specific skills during the interview process including expectations of employers.

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Computer Class: Excel for Beginners

September 12 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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One event on September 17, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is designed to teach basic data entry functions in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet.

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Network to Find a Job

September 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on September 26, 2019 at 10:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews the importance of networking in the job search process and how to obtain various networking strategies, including the preparation of a 30 second elevator speech.

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Make Career Fairs Work for You

September 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on September 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews various best practices that will provide the best possible advantage at career fairs. Learn how to develop a 30-second “career fair” speech that will give employers a great first impression!

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Computer Class: Excel Intermediate 2hrs ** Prerequisite

September 12 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on September 17, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 26, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This level II workshop builds on the information and skills learned in Microsoft Excel for Beginners. It introduces more advanced functions and features. Prerequisite: Microsoft Excel Beginners

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Writing Thank You Letters

September 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews when to follow up after an interview, ways to send a thank you letter, who should be sent a thank you letter, and how often to follow up after an interview.

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EResumes for Online Applications 1hr * Electronic resume required

September 13 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop presents ways to create an alternate version of your resume, an “e-resume,” to ensure that your resume is viewable on online Applicant Tracking Systems. (Please bring your professional resume)

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Hands on LinkedIn

September 13 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews how to create and optimize a profile on the popular professional networking website, LinkedIn®. Learn how to market your personal brand and build your professional network using your LinkedIn® profile!

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Public Speaking 101

September 16 @ 2:00 am - 2:30 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews strategies, concepts and tips to build and strengthen confidence and skills in public speaking.

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Adapting to Change

September 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews ways to adapt to change in the workplace including maintaining a positive attitude, flexibility, and effective communication.

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Community Partner: Graduate! Philadelphia 2 hrs

September 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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Information and resources on pathways including transferring your college credits and attain your college degree.

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Choosing the Right Employer

September 17 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop details the importance of choosing the proper industry and occupation and includes exploration of labor market information to help participants choose the right employer.

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Attitude

September 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop provides tools to maintain a positive attitude and awareness of verbal and non-verbal messaging.

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Finding Your Fit

September 18 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop provides helpful tips about how to tackle and narrow your career search. It provides negotiation tools and ways to highlight transferable skills.

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Community Partner: Strayer University

September 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop discusses opportunities at Strayer University and the perks available to PA CareerLink Customers. It also informs customers of the admissions process and the various degree programs.

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How to Land a Job with a Criminal Background

September 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is geared towards Philadelphia’s returning citizen population, and how to navigate the job market with a criminal background, resources available to you, and your rights as a reentrant.

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Mock Interview for Re-entrants

September 19 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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Review interviewing techniques specifically for returning citizens including practicing how to respond effectively to questions, review responses, and ways to prepare for your next interview.

Find out more »

Job Retention

September 23 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews best practices for new job success, and provides ways to set and meet short- and long-term goals.

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Welcome to the PA CareerLink Orientation

September 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on September 23, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is an overview of PA CAREERLINK® services including a review of the PA CareerLink® website and online tools to assist with job search endeavors.

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UESF – Tenant’s Rights

September 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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UESF offers workshops designed to assist with establishing and attaining career goals.

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Do’s and Don’ts of Resumes

September 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on September 24, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 11:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews the process of building a marketable and effective resume, and how it translates to the job interview.

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Modern Interview

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop discusses the differences between a traditional interview vs. a behavioral interview and tips on preparing for the interview, and using the STAR method in answering interview questions.

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Computer Class: MS Word Intermediate (CL) 2hr.

September 24 @ 3:00 am - 3:30 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop teaches advanced formatting, drawing tools, and creating and managing tables and columns. Prerequisite: Microsoft Word Beginners

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Computer Class: MS PowerPoint for Beginners

September 24 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is designed to teach how to use the basic functions of a word processor, format, edit, and save documents.

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Do’s and Don’ts of Resumes

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews the process of building a marketable and effective resume, and how it translates to the job interview.

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Community Partner: UESF (How to Save on Utility Bills)

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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UESF offers workshops designed to assist with establishing and attaining career goals.

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Be A S.T.A.R.

September 24 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop describes the S.T.A.R. method for answering behavioral interview questions, preparing S.T.A.R stories, and providing responses that give concrete examples of skills needed for the job.

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Test Taking Tips

September 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews how to develop best practices and proper test-taking skills.

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Ace the Interview

September 25 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop presents tips on how to prepare and market specific skills during the interview process including expectations of employers.

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Welcome to the PA CareerLink Orientation

September 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on September 25, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is an overview of PA CAREERLINK® services including a review of the PA CareerLink® website and online tools to assist with job search endeavors.

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Community Partner: I-Lead

September 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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LEAD enrolls adult working learners in an accredited Associate’s Degree program delivered onsite in their neighborhood (school, church, library, housing development, community based organization) during evening hours, in an accelerated cohort-based format, with a real-world curriculum that complements rather than conflicts with the competing demands of work and family.

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Do’s and Don’ts of Resumes

September 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews the process of building a marketable and effective resume, and how it translates to the job interview.

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Computer Class: Keyboarding

September 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop improves typing skills and reviews the basics of keyboarding.

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TABE EXAM

September 25 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on September 27, 2019 at 10:00 am

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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Training Purposes. Includes Reading and Math Computation, and Applied Math. Must be referred by Workforce Advisor for registration.

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What are Transferable Skills

September 25 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews what transferable skills are, how to reflect them on a resume, and how to identify your own for a more effective job search.

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Computer Class: Windows 10

September 25 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop builds on the information learned in Computers for Beginners I, and reviews the basics of manipulating files and folders with Windows 10 File Explorer.

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Computer Class: Excel for Beginners

September 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is designed to teach basic data entry functions in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet.

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Welcome to the PA CareerLink Orientation

September 26 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on September 26, 2019 at 1:30 pm

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is an overview of PA CAREERLINK® services including a review of the PA CareerLink® website and online tools to assist with job search endeavors.

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Network to Find a Job

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews the importance of networking in the job search process and how to obtain various networking strategies, including the preparation of a 30 second elevator speech.

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Make Career Fairs Work for You

September 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop reviews various best practices that will provide the best possible advantage at career fairs. Learn how to develop a 30-second “career fair” speech that will give employers a great first impression!

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Computer Class: Excel Intermediate 2hrs ** Prerequisite

September 26 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This level II workshop builds on the information and skills learned in Microsoft Excel for Beginners. It introduces more advanced functions and features. Prerequisite: Microsoft Excel Beginners

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Welcome to the PA CareerLink® Orientation

September 27 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on September 27, 2019 at 1:30 pm

West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop is an overview of PA CAREERLINK® services including a review of the PA CareerLink® website and online tools to assist with job search endeavors.

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TABE EXAM

September 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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Training Purposes. Includes Reading and Math Computation, and Applied Math. Must be referred by Workforce Advisor for registration.

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Non-Traditional Careers for Women

September 27 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
West Philadelphia, 3901 Market Street
Philadelphia,PA19104United States
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This workshop explores the benefits, resources and training opportunities available to pursue a career in construction, maintenance/repair, STEM and more.

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