ARLS in partnership with the J.O.B.S. Program (Job Opportunity Basic Skills) is offering a series of workshops for anybody who would like to work on their job searching skills.
Be Prepared in Writing
May 12, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
The first step in looking for a job is to gather information about yourself on paper so you can write a resume and fill out applications. Come and learn the basics of resume writing, completing applications, and lining up personal references. Presented by Rosemary O’Steen, HR Director, Ft. Lee Federal Credit Union.
How to Look for a Job
May 20, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
There are many ways to search for employment in our information age. Come find out about search strategies online and elsewhere, networking, and your social media presence while job searching. Presented by Melissa Lawrence, Administrative Services Director, ARLS.
PRINCE GEORGE LIBRARY
Be Prepared to Interview
May 17, 10:30 a.m-12:00 p.m.
After applying for a job, the potential employer will want to talk to you over the phone and/or in person. Come and learn about interviews, appropriate appearance, and introductions/elevator speeches. Presented by Mark Burns, Instructor, Logtech (at Ft. Lee) & Army Reserves Staff Sergeant.
For more information on this and other programming at ARLS, please call 804-458-6320 or visit the
library website at www.arls.org.