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Join us for free workshops, hiring events, resume reviews, and much more.
We offer several workshops that cover fundamental aspects of job search, including:
JOB SEARCH BOOT CAMP
Boot Camp is an intensive four-day series of workshops, packed with the latest information on conducting an effective job search.
- Square 1: Get your Job Search Moving
- Resumes, LinkedIn & Cover Letters
- Negotiation Techniques
JOB SEARCH ESSENTIALS
If you are just out of school, have little or no work experience, been out of the workforce for a while, this three-day series will give you an overview of seeking a job in today’s economy.
- Computer Fundamentals
- Storytelling & Behavioral Interviewing
- Showtime, You’re On! (Mock Interviewing)
- Datamining Companies Contacts
Friday Job Club
Friday Job Club is held twice monthly, from 8:30 am to 12:00 noon. It is a great opportunity to network with other job seekers and share job lead information, as well as to get job search advice and guidance from Jim Fergle, our Employment Services Manager.
Each meeting of the job club features an expert guest speaker who presents on special topics related to your job search. Presentations begin at 9:30 am. Space is limited to 85 attendees.
Have one of our career experts take a close look at your resume. We’ll review it for applicant tracking system compatibility, focus, and content—all at no cost.
Job Search Resource Room
The Resource Room offers free access to computers with internet, copiers, fax machines, and printers. You can also login to AtoZ Databases to research employers.
Job seekers can receive assistance with their internet job search and use of Illinois workNet.
The Resource Room also offers an extensive selection of books on resume writing, interviewing, job search strategy, job retention, and professional development.
The Resource Room is open Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Job Fairs are held in our career center periodically. Typically, there are 6 to 12 different employers/companies in attendance, recruiting for jobs in a variety of industries.
Training, Connecting, and Developing the Workforce of DuPage County.