Classes & Workshops

WorkLaunch Career Connections and Workshops: Mt. Lebanon Public Library

Take part in job search workshops, employer information sessions, and one-on-one career counseling in this collaboration of Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh and Career Development Center.

10 am – 11 am Safe & Efficient Online Job Searching

This workshop will teach you tips and tricks for how to make your online job search safer, more effective and efficient. Topics will include internet safety, how to navigate online applications, and how to stay organized with your job search.

11 am – 12 pm LinkedIn Strategies

For individuals who want to learn how to utilize this social networking site to build their network and aid in their job search. Topics covered include best practices for: how to complete your profile, add connections, and navigate your privacy settings.

12 pm – 1:30 pm Networking Strategies / Speed Networking

Learn the essential practice of networking; how to find and approach contacts and techniques for presenting yourself effectively.

12 pm – 1:30 pm The American Job Search: Beyond the Basics

This workshop series is designed for refugees and immigrants who can speak English but who are having trouble understanding the American job search. In the first part of this series, participants will be introduced to the strange world of the American job market. We will spend time discussing the importance of conducting a targeted job search and how to write a custom resume for job applications. Participants should bring their current resume.

1:30 pm – 3 pm Employer Information Session – Duquesne Light

Representatives from Duquesne Light will hold an information session to discuss opportunities, career paths, and the application process for positions with Duquesne Light. This will be an interactive presentation with time dedicated to answer your questions.

 

There is no cost to attend. Registration is recommended but not required. Questions? Contact worklaunch@cdcpgh.org or call 412-622-3133.

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Address

Mount Lebanon Public Library

Mount Lebanon Public Library

16 Castle Shannon Boulevard Pittsburgh PA 15228-2252
412-531-1912

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Job & Career Education Center

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