Washington State Community College’s free employment search
group, Network Alliance, teaches the skills necessary to improve career
opportunities in the Mid Ohio Valley. It’s open to the entire community, free
of charge, and will begin a new seven week series on Thursday,
Network Alliance is a free weekly gathering to assist and
support people looking for work in the region. The meetings will take place
every Thursday morning from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the college.
If you're interested, you can attend any number of sessions and take part any week. Here are the session topics and dates:
Week 1 (February
7): Jump-start Your Employment Search; an information session covering
available support services, education programs and networking/relationship
Week 2 (February
14): Introduction to Resumes and Cover Letters
Week 3 (February
21): How to Better Understand Different Generations, such as Silent, Baby
Boomers, Gen X and Gen Y.
Week 4 (February
28): Interview Techniques
Week 5 (March
7): Mock Interviews; includes both telephone and in-person interviews.
Week 6 (March 14):
Social Networking; what is Facebook, LinkedIn & Twitter?
Week 7 (March 21):
Series Wrap-up; Discuss any remaining questions and how to continue working
with Washington County’s One Stop program.
Network Alliance is a community collaboration with
Washington-Morgan Community Action, The Career Center Adult Technical
Training, and Washington State Community College.
To learn more, contact Karen Pawloski at Community Action: 740-373-3745 ext. 321.