Events for May 2015

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Printable Version of our Monthly Calendar - May 2015

  • Friday, May 1, 2015 8:00 AM Friday, May 29, 2015 6:00 PM
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Resume Doctor

  • Friday, May 1, 2015 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Resume Doctor

  • Monday, May 4, 2015 2:00 PM 3:00 PM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Welcome Seminar

  • Tuesday, May 5, 2015 9:00 AM 12:00 PM
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Join us for an overview of our many services and resources for Frederick County job seekers. Also includes choice of breakout session: TrainingWORKS and Job Search 2014. Please arrive 15 minutes early to get checked in.

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Computers for Scaredy Cats

  • Tuesday, May 5, 2015 1:00 PM 4:00 PM
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Conquer computers by learning the basics at an easy pace, without fear!

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Resume Doctor

  • Tuesday, May 5, 2015 1:00 PM 2:00 PM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Career Decision Making

  • Wednesday, May 6, 2015 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
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Not sure what type of job you want to pursue? Learn the tools available to get focused in your job search.

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Resume Doctor

  • Wednesday, May 6, 2015 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Navigating the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE)

  • Wednesday, May 6, 2015 10:00 AM 12:00 PM

Unlock Maryland's job market by learning how to use the Maryland Workforce Exchange virtual One-Stop system to find jobs.

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Introduction to Word

  • Wednesday, May 6, 2015 1:00 PM 4:00 PM

Learn to create, format and save cover letters, resumes and other documents.

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Resume Express

  • Thursday, May 7, 2015 9:00 AM 10:15 AM

Join us to learn the basics of writing an effective resume.

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Increase Small Business Success Through Franchising

  • Thursday, May 7, 2015 10:00 AM 12:00 PM

Fit your business model into an already existing business!

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Cover Letter Express

  • Thursday, May 7, 2015 10:30 AM 11:30 AM

Join us to learn how to successfully market yourself to prospective employers through your cover letter.

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Resume Doctor

  • Thursday, May 7, 2015 11:00 AM 12:00 PM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Conquer Online Applications

  • Thursday, May 7, 2015 1:00 PM 2:30 PM
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Learn how to deal with tricky online applications, how to format your resume for Applicant Tracking Systems, and how to properly send your resume via email.

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Computer Essentials

  • Thursday, May 7, 2015 2:30 PM 4:00 PM

Work independently on the Computer Essentials online course.

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Email, Social and Mobile Marketing

  • Friday, May 8, 2015 10:00 AM 12:00 PM

Address your marketing needs with the rapid changes in technology.

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Resume Doctor

  • Friday, May 8, 2015 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Resume Doctor

  • Monday, May 11, 2015 2:00 PM 3:00 PM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Welcome Seminar

  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 9:00 AM 12:00 PM
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Join us for an overview of our many services and resources for Frederick County job seekers. Also includes choice of breakout session: TrainingWORKS and Job Search 2014. Please arrive 15 minutes early to get checked in.

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Resume Doctor

  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 1:00 PM 2:00 PM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Navigating the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE)

  • Wednesday, May 13, 2015 10:00 AM 12:00 PM

Unlock Maryland's job market by learning how to use the Maryland Workforce Exchange virtual One-Stop system to find jobs.

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Resume Doctor

  • Wednesday, May 13, 2015 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Are You Ready to Start a Business?

  • Wednesday, May 13, 2015 10:00 AM 11:30 AM

The basics of going into business for yourself.

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Resume Doctor

  • Thursday, May 14, 2015 11:00 AM 12:00 PM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Complete Resume Workshop

  • Friday, May 15, 2015 9:00 AM 11:30 AM

In this workshop, we'll cover how to write effective resumes and applications. We'll also review cover letters and reference lists.

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TJ Maxx Hiring Event

  • Friday, May 15, 2015 9:00 AM 3:00 PM

TJ Maxx is hiring full-time and part-time Retail Associates for their Frederick, MD store. Click on the link below for more information about this event.

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Resume Doctor

  • Friday, May 15, 2015 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Interview Success

  • Monday, May 18, 2015 8:30 AM 11:30 AM

Win that job offer by acing the interview! This class includes preparation, tough questions and useful ideas for follow-up.

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Federal Jobs Workshop

  • Monday, May 18, 2015 12:30 PM 4:00 PM
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Join us for an overview of the federal job search process, taught by a Certified Federal Job Search Trainer.

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Resume Doctor

  • Monday, May 18, 2015 2:00 PM 3:00 PM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Welcome Seminar

  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 9:00 AM 12:00 PM
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Join us for an overview of our many services and resources for Frederick County job seekers. Also includes choice of breakout session: TrainingWORKS and Job Search 2014. Please arrive 15 minutes early to get checked in.

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The LinkedIn Connection

  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:00 PM 4:00 PM
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Learn how to successfully use LinkedIn, the tool that over 80% of employers use to recruit prospective candidates. Twitter and Facebook will also be covered in this job search seminar.

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Resume Doctor

  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:00 PM 2:00 PM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Nuts and Bolts of Unemployment Hearings

  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:30 PM 3:00 PM

Meet with representatives from Maryland Legal Aid to learn how to prepare for your Unemployment Insurance benefit appeal.

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Resume Doctor

  • Wednesday, May 20, 2015 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Highlights for Business Success

  • Wednesday, May 20, 2015 10:00 AM 11:30 AM

Legal and effective steps to ensure your business success while reducing the turnover rate of employees.

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Discover Your Type

  • Wednesday, May 20, 2015 1:00 PM 3:30 PM
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Take the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator assessment to learn about what types of jobs fit you most naturally based upon your individual personality type. There is no charge for this assessment, but customers do need to have an account in the Maryland Workforce Exchange.

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Computer Essentials

  • Wednesday, May 20, 2015 1:00 PM 3:00 PM

Work independently on the Computer Essentials online course.

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Career Decision Making

  • Wednesday, May 20, 2015 1:30 PM 2:30 PM
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Not sure what type of job you want to pursue? Learn the tools available to get focused in your job search.

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Resume Express

  • Thursday, May 21, 2015 9:00 AM 10:15 AM

Join us to learn the basics of writing an effective resume.

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Cover Letter Express

  • Thursday, May 21, 2015 10:30 AM 11:30 AM

Join us to learn how to successfully market yourself to prospective employers through your cover letter.

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Resume Doctor

  • Thursday, May 21, 2015 11:00 AM 12:00 PM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Introduction to Word

  • Thursday, May 21, 2015 1:00 PM 4:00 PM

Learn to create, format and save cover letters, resumes and other documents.

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Networking Works

  • Friday, May 22, 2015 9:00 AM 10:00 AM

Over 75% of people get jobs through networking. Learn how to make it work for you!

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Resume Doctor

  • Friday, May 22, 2015 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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CLOSED - MEMORIAL DAY

  • Monday, May 25, 2015 8:00 AM 4:00 PM

The Business and Employment Center will be closed today in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

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Welcome Seminar

  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 9:00 AM 12:00 PM
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Join us for an overview of our many services and resources for Frederick County job seekers. Also includes choice of breakout session: TrainingWORKS and Job Search 2014. Please arrive 15 minutes early to get checked in.

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Know Before You Go: Company Research

  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 1:00 PM 3:30 PM

Discover what you need to know about your next employer, and how to find this important information.

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Resume Doctor

  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 1:00 PM 2:00 PM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Complete Resume Workshop

  • Wednesday, May 27, 2015 8:30 AM 11:00 AM

In this workshop, we'll cover how to write effective resumes and applications. We'll also review cover letters and reference lists.

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Resume Doctor

  • Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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Navigating the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE)

  • Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:00 AM 12:00 PM

Unlock Maryland's job market by learning how to use the Maryland Workforce Exchange virtual One-Stop system to find jobs.

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Computer Essentials

  • Wednesday, May 27, 2015 2:30 PM 4:00 PM

Work independently on the Computer Essentials online course.

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OPEN AT 10:00 AM TODAY

  • Thursday, May 28, 2015 10:00 AM 4:00 PM

The Business and Employment Center will open at 10:00 a.m. today.

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Resume Doctor

  • Thursday, May 28, 2015 11:00 AM 12:00 PM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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The LinkedIn Connection

  • Thursday, May 28, 2015 1:00 PM 4:00 PM
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Learn how to successfully use LinkedIn, the tool that over 80% of employers use to recruit prospective candidates. Twitter and Facebook will also be covered in this job search seminar.

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Resume Doctor

  • Friday, May 29, 2015 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
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FREE 20-minute session with one of our Certified Professional Resume Writers. Please bring a job description for the type of work you are seeking. Same day sign up available through the Resource Desk or by calling 301.600.2255.

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