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Wichita Workforce Center Workshops

 

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ADVANCED RESUME
Thursdays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

This workshop is designed to help customers create a resume that will assist them in presenting their skills/experiences in a professional and eye-catching manner. Customers are to bring a copy of their resume. Topics include:

  • Common resume mistakes to avoid
  • The importance of using keywords
  • Information on how to create cover and thank you letters

 

CREATING A RESUME
Tuesdays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

This workshop is designed primarily for customers with basic computers skills who do not have a resume. Customers may need to return to complete their resume and/or get one-on-one assistance. Topics include:

  • What information belongs on a resume
  • Examples of different resume styles
  • Information on the language and transferrable skills to incorporate on their resume
     

ONLINE JOB SEARCH
Wednesdays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

This workshop will teach you how to use the Internet as a friendly resource to search for and apply for employment. Topics of discussion will include:

  • Understanding job search websites
  • Learning the online application process
  • Uploading resumes and cover letters

 

INTERVIEW SUCCESS
Mondays 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

This workshop prepares you for today’s interview world by teaching every aspect of the employment interview process. Topics Include:

  • Understanding the interview process
  • How to answer tough interview questions
  • Interview preparations & research

 
OUT OF THE BOX! STRUCTURED JOB & NETWORKING
Thursdays 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

This workshop discusses techniques for maximizing your job search efforts through organization, planning, and utilizing often overlooked resources. Topics Include:

  • Effective use of your job search time
  • Organizing your search for maximum impact
  • Job search resources

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All workshops require pre-registration as seating is limited. Please contact Wichita Workforce Center at (316) 771-6800 or come in to 150  N. Main, 1st floor for information and to sign up for a workshop.  All workshops are conducted at 150 N. Main at the Southeast corner of First and Main.