Events for December 2014

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Computers for Scaredy Cats

  • Monday, December 1, 2014 8:30 AM 11:30 AM
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Conquer computers by learning the basics at an easy pace, without fear!

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DORS Orientation

  • Monday, December 1, 2014 10:00 AM 11:00 AM

A brief overview of services available for individuals with disabilities.

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Resume Doctor

  • Monday, December 1, 2014 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, December 2, 2014 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.

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Online Class Time

  • Tuesday, December 2, 2014 10:00 AM 11:30 AM

Work independently on IC3 and Computer Essentials online courses.

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Navigating the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE)

  • Wednesday, December 3, 2014 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, December 3, 2014 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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Career Decision Making

  • Wednesday, December 3, 2014 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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Introduction to Word

  • Thursday, December 4, 2014 8:30 AM 11:30 AM

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

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Resume Express

  • Thursday, December 4, 2014 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, December 4, 2014 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, December 4, 2014 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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Online Class Time

  • Thursday, December 4, 2014 2:00 PM 4:00 PM

Work independently on IC3 and Computer Essentials online courses.

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Conquer Online Applications

  • Friday, December 5, 2014 8:30 AM 11:30 AM
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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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Resume Doctor

  • Friday, December 5, 2014 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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Complete Resume Workshop

  • Monday, December 8, 2014 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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DORS Orientation

  • Monday, December 8, 2014 10:00 AM 11:00 AM

A brief overview of services available for individuals with disabilities.

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Resume Doctor

  • Monday, December 8, 2014 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, December 9, 2014 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.

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Networking Works

  • Tuesday, December 9, 2014 10:00 AM 11:00 AM

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

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Online Class Time

  • Tuesday, December 9, 2014 3:00 PM 5:00 PM

Work independently on IC3 and Computer Essentials online courses.

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The LinkedIn Connection

  • Wednesday, December 10, 2014 8:30 AM 11:30 AM
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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

  • Wednesday, December 10, 2014 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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Know Before You Go: Company Research

  • Thursday, December 11, 2014 8:30 AM 11:00 AM

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

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Resume Doctor

  • Thursday, December 11, 2014 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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Online Class Time

  • Thursday, December 11, 2014 3:00 PM 5:00 PM

Work independently on IC3 and Computer Essentials online courses.

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Online Class Time

  • Friday, December 12, 2014 9:00 AM 11:00 AM

Work independently on IC3 and Computer Essentials online courses.

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Resume Doctor

  • Friday, December 12, 2014 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, December 15, 2014 9:00 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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DORS Orientation

  • Monday, December 15, 2014 10:00 AM 11:00 AM

A brief overview of services available for individuals with disabilities.

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Overcoming the Age Factor

  • Monday, December 15, 2014 1:30 PM 3:30 PM

Join us to discover how successful job seekers turn age into an advantage!

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Resume Doctor

  • Monday, December 15, 2014 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, December 16, 2014 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.

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Online Class Time

  • Tuesday, December 16, 2014 10:00 AM 12:00 PM

Work independently on IC3 and Computer Essentials online courses.

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Discover Your Type

  • Tuesday, December 16, 2014 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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Resume Doctor

  • Tuesday, December 16, 2014 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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Instant Confidence! Sell Your Strengths

  • Wednesday, December 17, 2014 9:00 AM 11:00 AM

Discover the skills and successes you already have, that are in demand by today's employers.

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Navigating the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE)

  • Wednesday, December 17, 2014 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, December 17, 2014 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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Online Class Time

  • Wednesday, December 17, 2014 1:00 PM 3:00 PM

Work independently on IC3 and Computer Essentials online courses.

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Career Decision Making

  • Wednesday, December 17, 2014 1:30 PM 2:45 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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CLOSING AT 1:30 PM TODAY

  • Thursday, December 18, 2014 8:00 AM 1:30 PM

The Business and Employment Center will close at 1:30 p.m. today due to a staff meeting.

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Introduction to Word

  • Thursday, December 18, 2014 8:30 AM 11:30 AM

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

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Resume Express

  • Thursday, December 18, 2014 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, December 18, 2014 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, December 18, 2014 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

  • Friday, December 19, 2014 8:30 AM 11:30 AM
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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, December 19, 2014 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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CLOSING AT 4:00 PM TODAY

  • Monday, December 22, 2014 8:00 AM Wednesday, December 31, 2014 4:00 PM

The Business and Employment Center will close at 4:00 p.m. today.

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DORS Orientation

  • Monday, December 22, 2014 10:00 AM 11:00 AM

A brief overview of services available for individuals with disabilities.

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Federal Jobs Workshop

  • Monday, December 22, 2014 12:30 PM 4:30 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, December 22, 2014 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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Resume Doctor

  • Tuesday, December 23, 2014 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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CLOSED - CHRISTMAS

  • Wednesday, December 24, 2014 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Thursday, December 25, 2014 8:00 AM 6:00 PM

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

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DORS Orientation

  • Monday, December 29, 2014 10:00 AM 11:00 AM

A brief overview of services available for individuals with disabilities.

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Resume Doctor

  • Monday, December 29, 2014 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, December 30, 2014 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.

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Resume Doctor

  • Tuesday, December 30, 2014 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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Resume Doctor

  • Wednesday, December 31, 2014 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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