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Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Come take the LCC Assessment Test at our Service Center. Must arrive by 10.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
In this workshop, attendees will learn to: Think "out of the box" to identify your transferable skills. Develop an Employment Objective to attract potential employers. Identify your personal qualities using the SCANS architecture to build your personal profile in Pure Michigan Talent Connect. Develop a skills list using ONET to build your resume. Use Pure Michigan Talent Connect to identify potential employers. Gain advantage (marketability and value-add) when seeking employment. This workshop is appropriate to any job seeker.
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Learn how to put Pure Michigan Talent Connect to work for you. Post an online Resume for employers to view. Discover how employers use the talent bank to find potential employees and what requirements they must meet to post a job. Use the job search option to look for local job postings. Explore many other interesting and useful links available on Pure Michigan Talent Connect.


St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Interested in what Capitol Area Michigan Works! can do for you? Come attend our Services Orientation and learn how to reinvent your job search!
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)

Would you like to learn some new job hunting techniques? Seen some 10 page employment applications? Come to our Job Search Techniques and Completing Applications Workshop! Here we will give you some tips on finding the perfect job and how to make the best impression in the process. Learn the best way to answer tough application questions that will help you get the interview, and maybe even the job.

Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Effective Communication – Verbal and Nonverbal Communication At this workshop, attendees will learn about Interpersonal Communication (Face to Face), Elements of Communication (Sender, Message, Channel), Communication Barriers, and Non Verbal Communication (Body Language, Facial Expressions).
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Come take the LCC Assessment Test at our Service Center. Must arrive by 10.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Employability Express: an overview of resources available through Capital Area Michigan Works!, local partners, and others for an effective job search. It is recommended that attendees bring a printed copy of your public profile from your Pure Michigan Talent Connect profile (www.mitalent.org), a printed copy of the resume that you have attached to that Pure Michigan Talent Connect profile, and a pen or pencil. Please register in advance at http://tinyurl.com/lpowy8l
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Are you new to resume writing? Have you not written a resume in years? What is a cover letter? Why do I need one?  Answer all of these questions by attending the Resumes and Cover Letters Workshop and be sure to impress!  Discover what employers expect from new applicants. Learn new methods on catching that employers eye. An average employerspends about 30 seconds looking at a resume the first time through. What you learn here may just land you that next job. 

Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Elwood Staffing will be recruiting at Capital Area Michigan Works! in Lansing from 8:30-10:30am.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Come take the LCC Assessment Test at our Service Center. Must arrive by 10.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
In this workshop, attendees will learn to: Think "out of the box" to identify your transferable skills. Develop an Employment Objective to attract potential employers. Identify your personal qualities using the SCANS architecture to build your personal profile in Pure Michigan Talent Connect. Develop a skills list using ONET to build your resume. Use Pure Michigan Talent Connect to identify potential employers. Gain advantage (marketability and value-add) when seeking employment. This workshop is appropriate to any job seeker.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Individuals who are unemployed, underemployed or transitioning into a new career can learn about networking. Participants will also enhance their employabilty and knowledge of today's changing workforce and marketplace.
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Learn how to put Pure Michigan Talent Connect to work for you. Post an online Resume for employers to view. Discover how employers use the talent bank to find potential employees and what requirements they must meet to post a job. Use the job search option to look for local job postings. Explore many other interesting and useful links available on Pure Michigan Talent Connect.


St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Interested in what Capitol Area Michigan Works! can do for you? Come attend our Services Orientation and learn how to reinvent your job search!
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Learn how to properly fill out employment applications.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Learn the basic tips for an effective resume.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Learn the very basics of how to use computers, including keyboard and mouse.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Understand what employers expect in interviews.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Employability Express: an overview of resources available through Capital Area Michigan Works!, local partners, and others for an effective job search. It is recommended that attendees bring a printed copy of your public profile from your Pure Michigan Talent Connect profile (www.mitalent.org), a printed copy of the resume that you have attached to that Pure Michigan Talent Connect profile, and a pen or pencil. Please register in advance at http://tinyurl.com/lpowy8l
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
New to computers? Come and learn how to use them in a safe, friendly environment. This month long, Free of charge, Microsoft Introduction Series is conducted by Career Quest staff members. Instructors will be happy to answer any questions you may have. Introduction to Microsoft Word will walk you through the basics of creating a text document using this popular word processing program.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Come take the LCC Assessment Test at our Service Center. Must arrive by 10.
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)

Nervous about your next job interview? Unsure about how to answer some of those crazy interview questions? Wonder why it is necessary to write a Thank you note after your interview? Join us for our Interview Skills and Thank You Letters Workshop and learn the skills to get you the job you need!

Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Effective Job Seeking Attendees will learn about First Impressions, Job Fairs, Keep Track, Stay on Top of the News, and Don’t Give up.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
The class is a simple look at common stress and how it manifests in job searching. Basic techniques for managing time, re-framing perspectives, utilizing basic cognitive-behavioral techniques, and goal setting will be discussed. A resource list for places to turn for additional assistance will be given.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Come take the LCC Assessment Test at our Service Center. Must arrive by 10.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
In this workshop, attendees will learn to: Think "out of the box" to identify your transferable skills. Develop an Employment Objective to attract potential employers. Identify your personal qualities using the SCANS architecture to build your personal profile in Pure Michigan Talent Connect. Develop a skills list using ONET to build your resume. Use Pure Michigan Talent Connect to identify potential employers. Gain advantage (marketability and value-add) when seeking employment. This workshop is appropriate to any job seeker.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Individuals who are unemployed, underemployed or transitioning into a new career can learn about networking. Participants will also enhance their employability and knowledge of today's changing workforce and marketplace.
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Learn how to put Pure Michigan Talent Connect to work for you. Post an online Resume for employers to view. Discover how employers use the talent bank to find potential employees and what requirements they must meet to post a job. Use the job search option to look for local job postings. Explore many other interesting and useful links available on Pure Michigan Talent Connect.


St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Interested in what Capitol Area Michigan Works! can do for you? Come attend our Services Orientation and learn how to reinvent your job search!
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Learn the basic tips for an effective resume.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Understand the importance of email in today's job search. Learn how to send and retrieve emails. Learn how to attach documents to emails.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Understand what employers expect in interviews.
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)

Would you like to learn some new job hunting techniques? Seen some 10 page employment applications? Come to our Job Search Techniques and Completing Applications Workshop! Here we will give you some tips on finding the perfect job and how to make the best impression in the process. Learn the best way to answer tough application questions that will help you get the interview, and maybe even the job.

Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Learn how to keep a job.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Effective Communication – Verbal and Nonverbal Communication At this workshop, attendees will learn about Interpersonal Communication (Face to Face), Elements of Communication (Sender, Message, Channel), Communication Barriers, and Non Verbal Communication (Body Language, Facial Expressions).
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Learn the basics of using Microsoft Excel spreadsheets.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Come take the LCC Assessment Test at our Service Center. Must arrive by 10.
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Are you new to resume writing? Have you not written a resume in years? What is a cover letter? Why do I need one?  Answer all of these questions by attending the Resumes and Cover Letters Workshop and be sure to impress!  Discover what employers expect from new applicants. Learn new methods on catching that employers eye. An average employerspends about 30 seconds looking at a resume the first time through. What you learn here may just land you that next job. 

Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Employability Express: an overview of resources available through Capital Area Michigan Works!, local partners, and others for an effective job search. It is recommended that attendees bring a printed copy of your public profile from your Pure Michigan Talent Connect profile (www.mitalent.org), a printed copy of the resume that you have attached to that Pure Michigan Talent Connect profile, and a pen or pencil. Please register in advance at http://tinyurl.com/lpowy8l Please arrive no later than 9:50am. Class starts promptly at 10:00am.
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Afraid of computers? Come and learn how to use them in a safe, friendly environment. This month long, Free of charge, Microsoft Introduction Series is conducted by Career Quest staff members. Instructors will be happy to answer any questions you may have. Introduction to Microsoft Word will walk you through the basics of creating a text document using this popular word processing program.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Elwood Staffing will be recruiting at Capital Area Michigan Works! in Lansing from 8:30-10:30am.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Come take the LCC Assessment Test at our Service Center. Must arrive by 10.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
In this workshop, attendees will learn to: Think "out of the box" to identify your transferable skills. Develop an Employment Objective to attract potential employers. Identify your personal qualities using the SCANS architecture to build your personal profile in Pure Michigan Talent Connect. Develop a skills list using ONET to build your resume. Use Pure Michigan Talent Connect to identify potential employers. Gain advantage (marketability and value-add) when seeking employment. This workshop is appropriate to any job seeker.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
The Virtual Career Fair Prep Workshop will include: • Resume and cover letter preparation • “Elevator Speech” development • How to develop questions for recruiters • Suggestions from employers No preregistration required. This workshop is recommended for job seekers who are comfortable with computer and internet use and plan to participate in the statewide Michigan Virtual Career Fair (on Aug. 27). (The Michigan Virtual Career Fair is designed like a traditional career fair where job seekers can learn more about job postings, view company videos or chat with recruiters. Information on the Michigan Virtual Career Fair can be found at www.michiganvirtualcareerfair.com.)
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Individuals who are unemployed, underemployed or transitioning into a new career can learn about networking. Participants will also enhance their employabilty and knowledge of today's changing workforce and marketplace.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Job seekers (or staff) who wish to learn more about the job seeker aspects of Pure Michigan Talent Connect are strongly encouraged to attend the “Talent Connect: an Introduction for Job Seekers” workshop. Pure Michigan Talent Connect staff will be onsite at Capital Area Michigan Works! in Lansing on Tuesday Aug. 19 at 9:00am. During this workshop, attendees will learn how to create an account on Pure Michigan Talent Connect, how to build and upload resumes, and how to search, apply for, and save jobs. It is recommended that attendees have an email address that they regularly access and have a resume created prior to the workshop. Because seating is limited for this workshop, registration at the Greeter Desk is recommended. Registration can also be done by calling 517-492-5555.
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Learn how to put Pure Michigan Talent Connect to work for you. Post an online Resume for employers to view. Discover how employers use the talent bank to find potential employees and what requirements they must meet to post a job. Use the job search option to look for local job postings. Explore many other interesting and useful links available on Pure Michigan Talent Connect.


St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Interested in what Capitol Area Michigan Works! can do for you? Come attend our Services Orientation and learn how to reinvent your job search!
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Experienced workers are encouraged to attend this workshop to learn specific job search strategies for this generation.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Learn the basic tips for an effective resume.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Learn the very basics of how to use computers, including keyboard and mouse.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Understand what employers expect in interviews.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Learn an overview of resources available and effective strategies for today's job search. Topics include what employers expect during all aspects of a job search, how to find hidden and unpublished job openings, upcoming local events, interview techniques, how to connect with one-on-one assistance with their job search, the processes to explore funding for training, locally in-demand occupations, resources available through Capital Area Michigan Works!, how to get daily and weekly updates of local job openings, helpful web sites and local staffing agencies. It is recommended (not required) that attendees bring a printed copy of their public profile from their Pure Michigan Talent Connect profile (www.mitalent.org), a printed copy of the resume that they have attached to that Pure Michigan Talent Connect profile and a pen or pencil. Registration in advance is recommended: http://tinyurl.com/lpowy8l Please arrive at least 10 minutes early. This class starts promptly at 10am.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Come take the LCC Assessment Test at our Service Center. Must arrive by 10.
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)

Nervous about your next job interview? Unsure about how to answer some of those crazy interview questions? Wonder why it is necessary to write a Thank you note after your interview? Join us for our Interview Skills and Thank You Letters Workshop and learn the skills to get you the job you need!

Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Effective Job Seeking Attendees will learn about First Impressions, Job Fairs, Keep Track, Stay on Top of the News, and Don’t Give up.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Come take the LCC Assessment Test at our Service Center. Must arrive by 10.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
In this workshop, attendees will learn to: Think "out of the box" to identify your transferable skills. Develop an Employment Objective to attract potential employers. Identify your personal qualities using the SCANS architecture to build your personal profile in Pure Michigan Talent Connect. Develop a skills list using ONET to build your resume. Use Pure Michigan Talent Connect to identify potential employers. Gain advantage (marketability and value-add) when seeking employment. This workshop is appropriate to any job seeker.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Individuals who are unemployed, underemployed or transitioning into a new career can learn about networking. Participants will also enhance their employability and knowledge of today's changing workforce and marketplace.
St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Learn how to put Pure Michigan Talent Connect to work for you. Post an online Resume for employers to view. Discover how employers use the talent bank to find potential employees and what requirements they must meet to post a job. Use the job search option to look for local job postings. Explore many other interesting and useful links available on Pure Michigan Talent Connect.


St. Johns Service Center, 101 W. Cass St. Suite A (map)
Interested in what Capitol Area Michigan Works! can do for you? Come attend our Services Orientation and learn how to reinvent your job search!
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Learn the basic tips for an effective resume.
Lansing Service Center, 2110 S. Cedar St. (map)
Employers are using Linkedin.com to post job opengings, search for candidates, and check profiles for character references. Learn how to create an effective profile on Linkedin.com and how to network using that web site.