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The following calendar contains workshops, events and happenings from Workforce Central Career Center's Milford branch. Pre-registration is required - call (508) 478-4300. Milford Workshop Descriptions (26KB)

 

October 2016

Career Readiness 101
Monday, October 3 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Readiness 101 - Employers want to know you have the skills to do the job, not just an academic degree. How do you, and they, know you have those skills? This program is specifically designed to assess employment-based skills. It’s a full package program starting with assessments, job profiling to filter the program to your specific field, an academic module to build the skills you may lack, and culminating in a nationally recognized certification.

Career Center Seminar
Monday, October 3 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Career Center Seminar
Tuesday, October 4 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Career Directions I
Tuesday, October 4 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Directions Part I and Part II - Part I (Day 1) of this workshop assists participants in identifying skills, interest, and abilities which contribute to career decision making. It is an interactive workshop that incorporates a variety of resources and tools needed to begin career transition. Part II (Day 2) focuses on interpretation of the assessment as well as labor market research that is relevant to your interests and abilities. You must be able to attend both sessions.

Job Search Strategies
Tuesday, October 4 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Job Search – Employer view point - interact with employers regarding what they look for in a candidate, how they screen resumes, how to increase your odds to be selected for an interview, networking, dos & don'ts in an interview, follow up.

Career Center Seminar
Wednesday, October 5 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Career Directions II
Wednesday, October 5 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Directions Part I and Part II - Part I (Day 1) of this workshop assists participants in identifying skills, interest, and abilities which contribute to career decision making.  It is an interactive workshop that incorporates a variety of resources and tools needed to begin career transition. Part II (Day 2) focuses on interpretation of the assessment as well as labor market research that is relevant to your interests and abilities.  You must be able to attend both sessions. 

Intro to LinkedIn
Thursday, October 6 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Introduction to LinkedIn - Introduction to social networking in general, with emphasis on business networking site, LinkedIn. Learn how to create your profile and build your network to use this tool to help with your job search.  We will touch on Twitter and other social networking sites.

Career Center Seminar
Thursday, October 6 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Career Trends In Manufacturing
Friday, October 7 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Trends in Manufacturing - Explore the region's changing trends in Manufacturing and what skills employers are looking for in today's hi-tech manufacturing industry.  Information will be provided on how individuals can receive Lean Manufacturing training, industry-specific job coaching and job placement assistance funded by the Department of Labor.

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Monday, October 10 - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Center Seminar
Tuesday, October 11 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Training Information Meeting
Tuesday, October 11 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Training Information Meeting

Interview Techniques
Tuesday, October 11 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Interviewing Techniques - Understand the basics of applying and interviewing for a job.  It prepares participants to discuss their skills, knowledge areas, abilities and aptitudes.  Specific concentration is placed on communicating successfully, reducing nervousness and building confidence through preparation.

Career Center Seminar
Wednesday, October 12 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Live with JobQuest
Thursday, October 13 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Live with JobQuest - participants will learn and practice on how to properly navigate through the use of a particular LMI tool with some instruction and then hands-on guidance.

Exploring Entrepreneurship
Thursday, October 13 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Exploring Entrepreneurship - Ever wondered what it takes to be in Business for yourself?  Jobseekers who are considering self-employment as an alternative to working for someone else will want to attend this informative workshop.

Career Center Seminar
Thursday, October 13 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Career Center Seminar
Friday, October 14 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Career Readiness 101
Monday, October 17 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Readiness 101 - Employers want to know you have the skills to do the job, not just an academic degree. How do you, and they, know you have those skills? This program is specifically designed to assess employment-based skills. It’s a full package program starting with assessments, job profiling to filter the program to your specific field, an academic module to build the skills you may lack, and culminating in a nationally recognized certification.

Resume Writing Cover Letter
Monday, October 17 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Resume/Cover Letter - Participants will be introduced to various types of resumes/cover letters, how to write a resume that will lead to an interview. Attention will be dedicated to organization of the resume (visual impact of the structure, and the use of action verbs).  Participants will learn how to present as motivated achievers and highlight their accomplishments.

Career Center Seminar
Monday, October 17 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Career Center Seminar
Tuesday, October 18 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Effective Communication Skills
Tuesday, October 18 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Effective Communication Skills - This workshop will help define and understand communication and its process, the art of transmitting information, ideas and meaningful interaction to help the job seeker in the pursuit of employment.

Career Center Seminar
Wednesday, October 19 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

SBA and Entrepreneurs
Wednesday, October 19 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Using Age to Your Advantage
Wednesday, October 19 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Using Age to Your Advantage - Older workers are the fastest growing segment of the US population, yet these experienced people often find it difficult to re enter the workplace following job loss.  This workshop has been designed to address some of the challenges that experienced, mature workers face and to present strategies to address these challenges.

College and Career
Thursday, October 20 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

College and Career Match.YourSuccess - Explore education, training and funding options for your new career choice.  What is your best match for a career or training based on your interests, goals, lifestyle and finances?  Learn how to use easy on-line web tools before you make a commitment.  Understand the value of LMI (Labor Market Information) to make an informed choice about your future and your new important relationship-your career.

 

Career Center Seminar
Thursday, October 20 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Career Center Seminar
Friday, October 21 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

How to Leverage a Job Fair
Monday, October 24 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

How to leverage a Job Fair - learn how to identify target employers, how to network with the rest, tools you need to bring to any Job Fairs to leverage a lead in on your target companies and how to follow up.

Career Center Seminar
Monday, October 24 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Career Center Seminar
Tuesday, October 25 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Training Information Meeting
Tuesday, October 25 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Training Information Meeting

Finding Hidden Jobs Networking
Tuesday, October 25 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Center Seminar
Wednesday, October 26 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Career Decisions Myers Briggs
Wednesday, October 26 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Decisions & Myers Briggs - IN-PERSON REGISTRATION REQUIRED AT LEAST 3 DAYS PRIOR TO WORKSHOP (Approximately 3 ½ hours)

The Myers Briggs workshop has been designed to provide people in career transition with an understanding of personality type and its applications to job search and future employment options.  The MBTI is widely used in career development, organizational development, team building, management, leadership training and diversity and multicultural training.

Job Fair
Thursday, October 27 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

updated information coming soon

Career Center Seminar
Thursday, October 27 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Career Center Seminar
Friday, October 28 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

Stress Management Workshop
Friday, October 28 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Center Seminar
Monday, October 31 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

 

Career Center Seminar - this 90 minute seminar will introduce you to all of the Career Center programs and resources to assist you with your employment needs.

CNC Ttaining Information Session
Monday, October 31 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

more information coming soon

Career Readiness 101
Monday, October 31 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Career Readiness 101 - Employers want to know you have the skills to do the job, not just an academic degree. How do you, and they, know you have those skills? This program is specifically designed to assess employment-based skills. It’s a full package program starting with assessments, job profiling to filter the program to your specific field, an academic module to build the skills you may lack, and culminating in a nationally recognized certification.

Resume Writing Cover Letter
Monday, October 31 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM - 425 Fortune Blvd. 2nd Floor Milford, MA 01757

Resume/Cover Letter - Participants will be introduced to various types of resumes/cover letters, how to write a resume that will lead to an interview. Attention will be dedicated to organization of the resume (visual impact of the structure, and the use of action verbs).  Participants will learn how to present as motivated achievers and highlight their accomplishments.

November 2016

Veterans Annual Fall Job Fair
Friday, November 18 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM - 754 Southbridge Street Auburn, MA 01501

Veterans Annual  Job Fair

Honoring our Nation’s Veterans

Veterans admitted at 10:00am

OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC --- 10:30am - 2:00pm

Friday, November 18, 2016

Auburn/Webster Lodge of Elks #2118

754 Southbridge Street

Auburn, MA 01501

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