Upcoming WorkSource Events

Below is a list of upcoming WorkSource Events for Snohomish County, for a list of WorkSource events for all counties please visit WorkSourceWA

Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 25, 2019 from 9:30 AM-12:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
You might have the best r sum ever, but if you don t interview well, it won t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips, different styles of interviews (behavioral, structured, phone, etc.) and have the chance to discuss frequently asked and sometimes difficult questions in a supportive environment.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 25, 2019 from 12:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
SMITH GARDENS, 6410 132nd Street N.E., Marysville, WA 98271
Description
Current Seasonal Openings:
  • CDL Drivers
  • Greenhouse Staff
Come and meet with the employer, take a tour of the facility and see if Smith Gardens is the right fit for you.

Attention Job Seeker: Please register at www.worksourcewa.com as a job seeker prior to attending this hiring event.

To see detailed job postings, go to the WorkSource website and type Smith Gardens into the search field.
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 25, 2019 from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
We may act differently as a friend, or professional, as a worker or a boss, or as a student or a teacher. We are performing every day, and these performances influence our lives in profound ways and can help us have richer experiences.


Public speaking expert Monica Viharo explores the roles we play in our lives and the performances all around us and shows how to communicate confidently in all situations especially at an interview. Event includes interactive practice exercises for combating performance anxiety and being confident in moments where speaking matters most.
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 25, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
DVR believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 25, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
What does Self Efficacy have to do with obtaining employment? In this class you will learn:
  • The importance of staying focused on your strengths.
  • Discuss the importance of confidence and resiliency as it relates to job search activities, and employment retention.
  • Look at specific ways to build self-esteem.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Apr 26, 2019 from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing" by practicing in a mock interview setting. Learn and practice the S.T.A.R. method of responding to behavior-based interview questions, and strengthen your nonverbal skills. This is a lab, so come dressed for an interview, bring 3-4 copies of your resume, and be ready to play your part.

Recommended Pre-Requisite: Interviewing

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Apr 26, 2019 from 9:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
This class will introduce you to what you need to know to be able to work in a Windows PC environment, to include basic computer terminology, storage devices, and physical components of a computer. You will begin to acquire the knowledge that you will need to conduct an effective work search using the Internet and limited computer skills. You will be introduced to Microsoft Word, basic email functions, and the chance to create an email account. Additional computer training resources will be shared. Designed for the beginner computer user, but everyone is welcome! Space is limited.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Apr 26, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Do you need help creating a resume?  Come to our resume lab where you will be assisted in creating a basic  resume in Microsoft Word. It is strongly recommended that everyone attend the Resume and Correspondence workshop  before attending this
PREREQUISITES:
1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.
2. Should take the Resume and Correspondence workshop before attending the Lab.
3. Must be registered with account on   Worksourcewa.com   (please come early if you need help)
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 29, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Th 9-12), 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Module 2: Health and Well-Being What is work-life balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us!
Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity
Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries, and develop better stress and time management skills
Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint
Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills
Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals, and develop new action planning techniques
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 29, 2019 from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza, 20311 52nd Ave W, Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Module 2: Health and Well-Being What is work-life balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us!
Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity
Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries, and develop better stress and time management skills
Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint
Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills
Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals, and develop new action planning techniques
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 29, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers.
ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME!
There is no cost to participate. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 29, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which r sum and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com
Date / TIme
Tue, Apr 30, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
You need more than a resume for a successful job search.  For the most effective job search you need the current labor market information.  This hands-on computer lab will guide you through online resources to help you identify needed skills and abilities, salary ranges and knowing which jobs are in demand.

Prerequisite:
Must have basic computer skills.  If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Apr 30, 2019 from 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location
St. Vincent de Paul Resource Center, 17150 W Main St Suite B, Monroe, WA 98272
Description
Come and meet with employers at the 4th Annual East County Job Fair.

Meet Employers in these industries and more:

Administrative | Construction | Corrections | Customer Service | Manufacturing | Property Management | Retail

These positions are located in East Snohomish County |Lake Stevens | Snohomish | Monroe | Bothell | and more!

Scheduled Employers:
  • AA Asphalting
  • Aerotek
  • Angel of the Winds Casino Resort
  • Canyon Creek Cabinet Company
  • U.S. Census Bureau
  • Coast Property Management
  • Damar - Senior AMT Aerospace
  • EvergreenHealth Monroe
  • Express Employment Professionals
  • Fluid Motion
  • Lowe's
  • Madden Industrial Craftsmen
  • Monarch Landscaping Companies
  • Monroe Recruiting Station
  • MV Transit
  • National Credit Services
  • Natural Factors
  • NW Staffing Resources
  • Ocean Beauty
  • Romac Industries
  • SAS Retail Services
  • ServPro
  • SmartTalent
  • Snohomish School District
  • Team Nelson
  • UFP Washington
  • United States Post Office
  • Washington State DOC
  • Wet Noses

Bring your resume, brush up on your interview skills, dress appropriately and be ready to talk with employers for potential employment opportunities.

Attention Job Seeker:  Please register as a job seeker on www.worksourcewa.com prior to this event and then sign up by following this link: http://tinyurl.com/y4excoha
Date / TIme
Tue, Apr 30, 2019 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave, Everett, WA 98201, Suite #325
Description
FINANCIAL CAPABILITIES UNIT 5: Empowered to Make Tough Choices (2-Day Workshop meets Tuesday and Wednesday 1-3)

CONCEPTS: Financial habits, prioritization, dealing with debt, dealing with creditors, interpreting credit scores and implications, obtaining credit report, understanding credit and credit history

DESCRIPTION: Learn how to deal with current debt situation, and how to make positive changes moving forward.

This is a six-week series that meets two times per week. The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations.
Date / TIme
Tue, Apr 30, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
Description
DVR (Division of Vocational Rehabilitation) believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Apr 30, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In coordination with the employment Security Department, the State Worker Retraining Program provides job training for people who need to gain new skills.  Find out if you qualify for tuition assistance and what steps you need to take. You will also learn about other tuition assistance resources available at most public 2-year colleges.
Date / TIme
Wed, May 1, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
ENGAGE Empowerment, Network, Get Results, Assistance, Grow, Explore
Networking is the best way to find a job! Energize your job search by building new connections. Recognize and learn the needed skills to promote yourself to employers. This group meets to network, enhance skills and discuss job opportunities with professionals and peers.
ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME
This is an opportunity to discuss a variety of topics:
* Job search strategies
* Tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
* Networking with job seekers and professionals
* Learn about employment opportunities
* Find out more about Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA)
* Stay engaged in your career development
Date / TIme
Wed, May 1, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unemployed? Feeling the frustrations connected to job search? Take Back Control (of your job search) is a workshop designed to provide you with tools to regain control and make confident decisions during your job search and career opportunities/choices.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, May 1, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing" by practicing in a Mock Interview setting. Learn and practice the S.T.A.R. method of responding to behavior-based interview questions, and strengthen your nonverbal skills. This is a lab, so come dressed for an interview and ready to play your part.
Please create your profile on   Worksourcewa.com     before attending class in order for us to complete your registration while you are here.
Date / TIme
Thu, May 2, 2019 from 8:30 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
This class will introduce you to what you need to know to be able to work in a Windows PC environment, to include basic computer terminology, storage devices, and physical components of a computer. You will begin to acquire the knowledge that you will need to conduct an effective work search using the Internet and limited computer skills. You will be introduced to Microsoft Word, basic email functions, and the chance to create an email account. Additional computer training resources will be shared. Designed for the beginner computer user, but everyone is welcome! SPACE IS LIMITED!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 2, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which r sum and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 2, 2019 from 9:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
When we are feeling overwhelmed and life is spinning out of control creating and meeting goals allows us to take control back. The trick to being successful in obtaining goals is found in this simple formula: Smart, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, and Timely. Come learn more about this formula to create goals for housing, parenting, school, employment, finances or just plain sorting out life s chaos.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 2, 2019 from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
What does Self Efficacy have to do with obtaining employment? In this class you will learn:
The importance of staying focused on your strengths.
Discuss the importance of confidence and resiliency as it relates to job search activities, and employment retention.
Look at specific ways to build self-esteem.
Date / TIme
Thu, May 2, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
DVR believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Date / TIme
Fri, May 3, 2019 from 9:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
A two-hour, hands-on lab for those who have not yet created a LinkedIn account. Learn how to create an account, set up your profile, make connections, join groups, find job postings and research companies. There will be a Q&A session during the last 30 minutes of the workshop.

* Be sure to bring an electronic copy of your resume (USB/Email/WSWA acct)

IMPORTANT Prerequisites:
- You do not yet have a LinkedIn account.
- You have an active email account and know the password.
- You must have basic computer skills.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, May 3, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Have a r sum and need it critiqued? Is your r sum getting you interviews? Bring your r sum in and let us help you make it better. We strongly recommend that you attend the Effective R sum & Correspondence and Skills and Abilities workshops prior to attending this class.
This class uses MS Word and you MUST HAVE BASIC COMPUTER SKILLS. *Space is limited. *
*You MUST have a r sum on a flash drive, disk, cd, or in your email (MS Word or RTF Format)
Please Note: WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Date / TIme
Fri, May 3, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Have a r sum and need it critiqued? Is your r sum getting you interviews? Bring your r sum in and let us help you make it better. We strongly recommend that you attend the R sum and Correspondence workshop as well as Skills and Abilities, prior to attending this class.

This class uses MS Word. You must have basic computer skills AND have a resume (in Word or RTF format) on a flash drive or in your email.

SPACE IS LIMITED
Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, May 6, 2019 from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza, 20311 52nd Ave W, Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Module 3: Communication Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job!
Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style
Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills
Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution, and get tips on emotional control
Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email, and on social media.
Date / TIme
Mon, May 6, 2019 from 9:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
ENGAGE Empowerment, Network, Get Results, Assistance, Grow, Explore

TOPIC: Personal Branding

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, May 6, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Module 3: Communication Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job!
  • Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style
  • Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills
  • Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution and get tips on emotional control
  • Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email and on social media.
Date / TIme
Mon, May 6, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Topic: The Importance of Communication in Networking

Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers.
ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME!
There is no cost to participate. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library
Date / TIme
Mon, May 6, 2019 from 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., #110, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 110
Contact Name: Kim Ralls
Contact Phone: 425-531-6369
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No
Date / TIme
Mon, May 6, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Today s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, May 6, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
You might have the best r sum ever, but if you don t interview well, it won t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked and sometimes difficult questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
Date / TIme
Tue, May 7, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
You need more than a resume for a successful job search.  For the most effective job search you need the current labor market information.  This hands-on computer lab will guide you through online resources to help you identify needed skills and abilities, salary ranges and knowing which jobs are in demand.

Prerequisite:
Must have basic computer skills.  If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, May 7, 2019 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave, Everett, WA 98201, Suite #325
Description
FINANCIAL CAPABILITIES UNIT 6: Our Money, Our future (2-Day Workshop meets Tuesday and Wednesday 1-3)

CONCEPTS: Long-term money decisions, investments and mortgages, kids and money, education, physical and financial health, taxes, insurance, consumer protection, and ID theft

DESCRIPTION: Examine how choices today will impact your future and the future of your children

This is a six-week series that meets two times per week. The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations.
Date / TIme
Tue, May 7, 2019 from 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
SEAP offers a valuable option to eligible people who wish to run their own business. It is a unique opportunity for you to enter into self-employment entrepreneurial training and receive business counseling while you collect unemployment benefits.
Date / TIme
Tue, May 7, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Today s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers.
Date / TIme
Tue, May 7, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
DVR (Division of Vocational Rehabilitation) believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, May 8, 2019 from 9:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
The elevator pitch or 60-second commercial is a critical tool for your job search; it helps you to verbally express your worth in even the briefest of interactions. In this workshop you will develop and practice your 60-second commercial so you will be able to succinctly and effectively market yourself to employers and the people in your network.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, May 8, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
ENGAGE Empowerment, Network, Get Results, Assistance, Grow, Explore
Networking is the best way to find a job! Energize your job search by building new connections. Recognize and learn the needed skills to promote yourself to employers. This group meets to network, enhance skills and discuss job opportunities with professionals and peers.
ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME
This is an opportunity to discuss a variety of topics:
* Job search strategies
* Tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
* Networking with job seekers and professionals
* Learn about employment opportunities
* Find out more about Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA)
* Stay engaged in your career development
Date / TIme
Wed, May 8, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
This workshop sheds light on the challenges the mature job seeker faces, discussing the myths of maturity that may bias some employers against older workers. You will learn strategies that help proactively counter these myths and put your best foot forward. This is an interactive workshop.
Date / TIme
Wed, May 8, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Do you need help creating a resume?  Come to our resume lab where you will be assisted in creating a basic chronological resume in Microsoft Word. This workshop is an excellent complement to the Job Search Supporting Documents Lab.

PREREQUISITES:
1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.

2. Complete a resume worksheet and bring it with you. The workhsheet can be found in the resource room, #330.

3. Bring a job announcement/posting for which you'd like to apply.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, May 8, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Finding employment with a conviction history can be challenging.  This workshop will provide you with information on how to present your conviction history to an employer and sell your skills, myth busting facts about applying for jobs and background checks, bonding and tax credits, job search strategies, resources, and more.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 9, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
You might have the best r sum ever, but if you don t interview well, it won t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips, different styles of interviews (behavioral, structured, phone, etc.) and have the chance to discuss frequently asked and sometimes difficult questions in a supportive environment.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 9, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Preparation is key when you re looking for a new job. Come use free tools from Sno-Isle Libraries to learn new skills, study for job certification tests, create targeted resumes, and learn more about the employers you want to work for in this hands-on class.

If you already have a library card, please bring it with you. If you don t have a Sno-Isle library card, please fill out the online form at https://www.sno-isle.org/index.cfm?pg=getacard  before class. You will get your permanent card at the training.

Pre-requisite: You must have basic computer skills to take full advantage of the learning opportunities in this class.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 9, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
DVR believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Date / TIme
Fri, May 10, 2019 from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing" by practicing in a mock interview setting. Learn and practice the S.T.A.R. method of responding to behavior-based interview questions, and strengthen your nonverbal skills. This is a lab, so come dressed for an interview, bring 3-4 copies of your resume, and be ready to play your part.

Recommended Pre-Requisite: Interviewing

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, May 10, 2019 from 9:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
This class will introduce you to what you need to know to be able to work in a Windows PC environment, to include basic computer terminology, storage devices, and physical components of a computer. You will begin to acquire the knowledge that you will need to conduct an effective work search using the Internet and limited computer skills. You will be introduced to Microsoft Word, basic email functions, and the chance to create an email account. Additional computer training resources will be shared. Designed for the beginner computer user, but everyone is welcome! Space is limited.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, May 10, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
At a career crossroads? This workshop will help provide you the tools to identify and begin planning for your next career.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, May 10, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Do you need help creating a resume?  Come to our resume lab where you will be assisted in creating a basic  resume in Microsoft Word. It is strongly recommended that everyone attend the Resume and Correspondence workshop  before attending this
PREREQUISITES:
1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.
2. Should take the Resume and Correspondence workshop before attending the Lab.
3. Must be registered with account on   Worksourcewa.com   (please come early if you need help)
Date / TIme
Mon, May 13, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Th 9-12), 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Module 4: Personal strength builders What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)!
  • Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation and create great time management skills
  • Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility and adaptability
  • Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors and become financially literate
Date / TIme
Mon, May 13, 2019 from 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Are you interested in a career and not just a job? The Entry to Apprenticeship Workshop is a good place to start to gather information about a career making a livable wage ($19-$30 hourly) in numerous apprenticeable occupations. Earn while you learn! This workshop will introduce you to numerous trades that offer apprenticeship programs to train future skilled workers. Information provided includes: defining what apprenticeship programs are; benefits of an apprenticeship, minimum requirements; required documents; application process; selection process and timeline. Women and youth are encouraged to attend. Find out if apprenticeship is for you.
Date / TIme
Mon, May 13, 2019 from 9:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
ENGAGE Empowerment, Network, Get Results, Assistance, Grow, Explore

TOPIC: Mock Interviews

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, May 13, 2019 from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza, 20311 52nd Ave W, Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Module 4: Personal Strength Builders What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)!
Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation, and create great time management skills
Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility, and adaptability
Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors, and become financially literate
Date / TIme
Mon, May 13, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers.
ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME!
There is no cost to participate. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library
Date / TIme
Mon, May 13, 2019 from 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 313, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Did you know if you receive SSI or Social Security Disability Insurance benefits, there are many work incentives available to you and WorkSource can be the place to learn more?  WorkSource is authorized by the Social Security Administration as an approved Employment Network for Ticket to Work.  We invite all job seekers who receive Social Security Disability benefits to attend our Ticket Workshop, held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 10-11:30 at WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave. Room 313.  There is no cost for these services.  We are eager to help you on your way toward employment and becoming more self-sufficient!  Hope to see you soon.
Date / TIme
Mon, May 13, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Take charge of your job search and find the hidden job market! Instead of simply reacting to job postings, learn the tools and research methods that can help you identify companies and/or industries that match your skills and abilities, are a cultural fit for your life and that you want to be a part of. This workshop will take you through a three-step approach: 1) Research 2) Developing an approach to companies and 3) Following through to success.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, May 13, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which r sum and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com
Date / TIme
Tue, May 14, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
You need more than a resume for a successful job search.  For the most effective job search you need the current labor market information.  This hands-on computer lab will guide you through online resources to help you identify needed skills and abilities, salary ranges and knowing which jobs are in demand.

Prerequisite:
Must have basic computer skills.  If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, May 14, 2019 from 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Are you interested in a career and not just a job? The Entry to Apprenticeship Workshop is a good place to start to gather information about a career making a livable wage ($19-$30 hourly) in numerous apprenticeship occupations. Earn while you learn! This workshop will introduce you to numerous trades that offer apprenticeship programs to train future skilled workers. Information provided includes: defining what apprenticeship programs are; benefits of an apprenticeship, minimum requirements; required documents; application process; selection process and timeline. Women and youth are encouraged to attend. Find out if apprenticeship is for you.
Contact name and email:  Katherine Ward kward@esd.wa.gov
Date / TIme
Tue, May 14, 2019 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave, Everett, WA 98201, Suite #325
Description
FINANCIAL CAPABILITIES UNIT 1: PERCEPTIONS OF MONEY - WHERE DOES MY (ATTITUDE TOWARDS) MONEY COME FROM? (2-Day Workshop meets Tuesday and Wednesday 1-3)

CONCEPTS: Perceptions of money, financial empowerment, personal values, goal setting, understanding types of income, timing of income, and community resources

DESCRIPTION: Explore your personal relationship with and views of money - and understand your sources and timing of income.

This is a six-week series that meets two times per week. The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations.
Date / TIme
Tue, May 14, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Job seekers increase their chances of finding a job by 47% by utilizing LinkedIn. This workshop will teach you how to market yourself and become proficient in online networking while using basic LinkedIn skills. learning Basic LinkedIn.
Date / TIme
Tue, May 14, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
DVR (Division of Vocational Rehabilitation) believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, May 15, 2019 from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
This workshop sheds light on the challenges the mature job seeker faces, discussing the myths of maturity that may bias some employers against older workers. You will learn strategies that help proactively counter these myths and put your best foot forward. This is an interactive workshop.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, May 15, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
ENGAGE Empowerment, Network, Get Results, Assistance, Grow, Explore
Networking is the best way to find a job! Energize your job search by building new connections. Recognize and learn the needed skills to promote yourself to employers. This group meets to network, enhance skills and discuss job opportunities with professionals and peers.
ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME
This is an opportunity to discuss a variety of topics:
* Job search strategies
* Tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
* Networking with job seekers and professionals
* Learn about employment opportunities
* Find out more about Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA)
* Stay engaged in your career development
Date / TIme
Wed, May 15, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Learn success tips for this critical phase of the employment process. We ll explore key principles such as knowing your value, the employers perspective, timing of negotiation as well as what to negotiate...and a little practice talking the talk!

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, May 15, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing" by practicing in a Mock Interview setting. Learn and practice the S.T.A.R. method of responding to behavior-based interview questions, and strengthen your nonverbal skills. This is a lab, so come dressed for an interview and ready to play your part.
Please create your profile on   Worksourcewa.com     before attending class in order for us to complete your registration while you are here.
Date / TIme
Thu, May 16, 2019 from 8:30 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
This class will introduce you to what you need to know to be able to work in a Windows PC environment, to include basic computer terminology, storage devices, and physical components of a computer. You will begin to acquire the knowledge that you will need to conduct an effective work search using the Internet and limited computer skills. You will be introduced to Microsoft Word, basic email functions, and the chance to create an email account. Additional computer training resources will be shared. Designed for the beginner computer user, but everyone is welcome! SPACE IS LIMITED!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 16, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which r sum and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 16, 2019 from 12:00 PM-1:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? This class will outline the research you need to test your idea, develop a business plan, inform you of the many resources available to help you in Washington State, and present an overview of financing options. From Idea to Open for Business , this session is all about getting started, and we will cover the following:

Key Factors for Evaluating Business Readiness
Business Plan Development
Structuring Your Business
Business Start-up Checklist
Business & Market Research Library Resources
Loan Process & Guidelines
Financial Statements & Cash Flow Projection
Small Business Resources in Washington State

Presented by the Small Business Administration & Business Impact NW.
Date / TIme
Thu, May 16, 2019 from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
When we are feeling overwhelmed and life is spinning out of control creating and meeting goals allows us to take control back. The trick to being successful in obtaining goals is found in this simple formula: Smart, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, and Timely. Come learn more about this formula to create goals for housing, parenting, school, employment, finances or just plain sorting out life s chaos.
Date / TIme
Thu, May 16, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
DVR believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Date / TIme
Thu, May 16, 2019 from 3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? This class will outline the research you need to test your idea, develop a business plan, inform you of the many resources available to help you in Washington State, and present an overview of financing options. From Idea to Open for Business , this session is all about getting started, and we will cover the following:
Key Factors for Evaluating Business Readiness
Business Plan Development
Structuring Your Business
Business Start-up Checklist
Business & Market Research Library Resources
Loan Process & Guidelines
Financial Statements & Cash Flow Projection
Small Business Resources in Washington State

Presented by the Small Business Administration & Business Impact NW.
Date / TIme
Fri, May 17, 2019 from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Two hour hands-on lab for those with an existing LinkedIn account. Learn how to enhance your profile, customize your news feeds, engage with groups, use LinkedIn Applications, and obtain quality endorsements.
There will be a Q&A session during the last 30 minutes of the workshop.

*Please bring an electronic copy of your resume
(USB/Email/WSWA acct).

Prerequisites:
 - You have established a LinkedIn account.
 - Must have basic computer skills.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, May 17, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Have a r sum and need it critiqued? Is your r sum getting you interviews? Bring your r sum in and let us help you make it better. We strongly recommend that you attend the Effective R sum & Correspondence and Skills and Abilities workshops prior to attending this class.
This class uses MS Word and you MUST HAVE BASIC COMPUTER SKILLS. *Space is limited. *
*You MUST have a r sum on a flash drive, disk, cd, or in your email (MS Word or RTF Format)
Please Note: WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Date / TIme
Fri, May 17, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Have a r sum and need it critiqued? Is your r sum getting you interviews? Bring your r sum in and let us help you make it better. We strongly recommend that you attend the R sum and Correspondence workshop as well as Skills and Abilities, prior to attending this class.

This class uses MS Word. You must have basic computer skills AND have a resume (in Word or RTF format) on a flash drive or in your email.

SPACE IS LIMITED
Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, May 20, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Th 9-12), 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Module 5: Community engagement Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world!
  • Discover what it means when people talk about an individual s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it
  • Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship and civic engagement
Date / TIme
Mon, May 20, 2019 from 9:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
ENGAGE Empowerment, Network, Get Results, Assistance, Grow, Explore

TOPIC: Job Search Techniques 

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, May 20, 2019 from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza, 20311 52nd Ave W, Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Module 5: Community Engagement Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world!
Discover what it means when people talk about an individual s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it
Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship, and civic engagement
Date / TIme
Mon, May 20, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Topic: The Magic of the 60" Commercial

Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers.
ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME!
There is no cost to participate. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library
Date / TIme
Mon, May 20, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
You might have the best r sum ever, but if you don t interview well, it won t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked and sometimes difficult questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
Date / TIme
Mon, May 20, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Today s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, May 21, 2019 from 8:30 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings.
Date / TIme
Tue, May 21, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
You need more than a resume for a successful job search.  For the most effective job search you need the current labor market information.  This hands-on computer lab will guide you through online resources to help you identify needed skills and abilities, salary ranges and knowing which jobs are in demand.

Prerequisite:
Must have basic computer skills.  If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, May 21, 2019 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave, Everett, WA 98201, Suite #325
Description
FINANCIAL CAPABILITIES UNIT 2: WHERE DOES MY MONEY GO? (2-Day Workshop meets Tuesday and Wednesday 1-3)

CONCEPTS: Investigation of spending behaviors, tracking spending, differentiating between needs and wants, personal financial habits, societal influences of consumption, monthly bill calendar, making prudent choices, where and how to cut costs.

DESCRIPTION:  Investigate your spending habits as you construct a total picture of their finances.

This is a six-week series that meets two times per week. The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations.
Date / TIme
Tue, May 21, 2019 from 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
SEAP offers a valuable option to eligible people who wish to run their own business. It is a unique opportunity for you to enter into self-employment entrepreneurial training and receive business counseling while you collect unemployment benefits.
Date / TIme
Tue, May 21, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
DVR (Division of Vocational Rehabilitation) believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, May 22, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
ENGAGE Empowerment, Network, Get Results, Assistance, Grow, Explore
Networking is the best way to find a job! Energize your job search by building new connections. Recognize and learn the needed skills to promote yourself to employers. This group meets to network, enhance skills and discuss job opportunities with professionals and peers.
ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME
This is an opportunity to discuss a variety of topics:
* Job search strategies
* Tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
* Networking with job seekers and professionals
* Learn about employment opportunities
* Find out more about Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA)
* Stay engaged in your career development
Date / TIme
Wed, May 22, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Do you need help creating a resume?  Come to our resume lab where you will be assisted in creating a basic chronological resume in Microsoft Word. This workshop is an excellent complement to the Job Search Supporting Documents Lab.

PREREQUISITES:
1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.

2. Complete a resume worksheet and bring it with you. The workhsheet can be found in the resource room, #330.

3. Bring a job announcement/posting for which you'd like to apply.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, May 22, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
At a career crossroads? This workshop will help provide you the tools to identify and begin planning for your next career.
Date / TIme
Wed, May 22, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Finding employment with a conviction history can be challenging.  This workshop will provide you with information on how to present your conviction history to an employer and sell your skills, myth busting facts about applying for jobs and background checks, bonding and tax credits, job search strategies, resources, and more.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 23, 2019 from 9:30 AM-12:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
You might have the best r sum ever, but if you don t interview well, it won t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips, different styles of interviews (behavioral, structured, phone, etc.) and have the chance to discuss frequently asked and sometimes difficult questions in a supportive environment.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 23, 2019 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Facing rental challenges? Taught by specialists in Fair Housing and Landlord / Tenant from the Volunteers of America Dispute Resolution Center, learn about landlord / tenant rights and responsibilities, fair housing awareness, what landlords screen for, and conflict resolution skills to help stabilize housing and minimize evictions. Receive a certificate upon completion that entitles you to free landlord / tenant mediation and boosts your rental resume.
Date / TIme
Thu, May 23, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing" by practicing in a mock interview setting. Learn and practice the S.T.A.R. method of responding to behavior-based interview questions, and strengthen your nonverbal skills. This is a lab, so come dressed for an interview, bring 3-4 copies of your resume, and be ready to play your part.

Recommended Pre-Requisite: Interviewing

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 23, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
DVR believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Date / TIme
Thu, May 23, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
What does Self Efficacy have to do with obtaining employment? In this class you will learn:
  • The importance of staying focused on your strengths.
  • Discuss the importance of confidence and resiliency as it relates to job search activities, and employment retention.
  • Look at specific ways to build self-esteem.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, May 24, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Do you need help creating a resume?  Come to our resume lab where you will be assisted in creating a basic  resume in Microsoft Word. It is strongly recommended that everyone attend the Resume and Correspondence workshop  before attending this
PREREQUISITES:
1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.
2. Should take the Resume and Correspondence workshop before attending the Lab.
3. Must be registered with account on   Worksourcewa.com   (please come early if you need help)
Date / TIme
Fri, May 24, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Finding employment with a conviction history can be challenging.  This workshop will provide you with information on how to present your conviction history to an employer and sell your skills, myth busting facts about applying for jobs and background checks, bonding and tax credits, job search strategies, resources, and more.
Date / TIme
Mon, May 27, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
NO Professional Networking Group meeting today due to Memorial Day holiday
Date / TIme
Tue, May 28, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
You need more than a resume for a successful job search.  For the most effective job search you need the current labor market information.  This hands-on computer lab will guide you through online resources to help you identify needed skills and abilities, salary ranges and knowing which jobs are in demand.

Prerequisite:
Must have basic computer skills.  If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, May 28, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In coordination with the employment Security Department, the State Worker Retraining Program provides job training for people who need to gain new skills.  Find out if you qualify for tuition assistance and what steps you need to take. You will also learn about other tuition assistance resources available at most public 2-year colleges.
Date / TIme
Tue, May 28, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
DVR (Division of Vocational Rehabilitation) believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, May 29, 2019 from 9:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and interested in attending a full-time training program? There is much to know about going to school and remaining eligible for your UI benefits. This workshop will provide information needed to make an informed decision and complete the Commissioner Approved Training and/or Training Benefits applications. This is vital information for those who plan to attend school/training while collecting UI. 

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 30, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Take charge of your job search and find the hidden job market! Instead of simply reacting to job postings, learn the tools and research methods that can help you identify companies and/or industries that match your skills and abilities, are a cultural fit for your life and that you want to be a part of. This workshop will take you through a three-step approach: 1) Research 2) Developing an approach to companies and 3) Following through to success.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, May 30, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
DVR believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Date / TIme
Fri, May 31, 2019 from 9:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
This class will introduce you to what you need to know to be able to work in a Windows PC environment, to include basic computer terminology, storage devices, and physical components of a computer. You will begin to acquire the knowledge that you will need to conduct an effective work search using the Internet and limited computer skills. You will be introduced to Microsoft Word, basic email functions, and the chance to create an email account. Additional computer training resources will be shared. Designed for the beginner computer user, but everyone is welcome! Space is limited.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Sat, Jun 1, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Th 9-12), 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Module 1: Work Concepts I Every good plan needs a great road map develop yours here!
Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers, and learning what employers really want
Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story
Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism~
Date / TIme
Sat, Jun 1, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Thurs 9-12), 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Module 5: Community engagement Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world!
  • Discover what it means when people talk about an individual s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it
  • Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship and civic engagement
Date / TIme
Mon, Jun 3, 2019 from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza, 20311 52nd Ave W, Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Module 6: Work Concepts II You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it!
Learn how to multitask and stay motivated
Explore your personal leadership and organization skills
Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected
Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make
Develop a solid vision for a professional future
Date / TIme
Mon, Jun 3, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Fri 9-12), 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Module 6: Work Concepts II You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it!
Learn how to multitask and stay motivated
Explore your personal leadership and organization skills
Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected
Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make
Develop a solid vision for a professional future~
Date / TIme
Mon, Jun 3, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers.
ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME!
There is no cost to participate. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library
Date / TIme
Tue, Jun 4, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314, Everett, WA 98201
Description
You need more than a resume for a successful job search.  For the most effective job search you need the current labor market information.  This hands-on computer lab will guide you through online resources to help you identify needed skills and abilities, salary ranges and knowing which jobs are in demand.

Prerequisite:
Must have basic computer skills.  If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Jun 4, 2019 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave, Everett, WA 98201, Suite #325
Description
FINANCIAL CAPABILITIES UNIT 3: MAKING CHANGES WITH YOUR MONEY (2-Day Workshop meets Tuesday and Wednesday 1-3)

CONCEPTS: Goal setting, creating healthy financial habits, understanding where and how changes need to be made to meet goals, cash flow, banks and financial institutions, reading and interpreting a bank statement, determining if banks and financial institutions meet your needs.

DESCRIPTION: Consider your financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.

This is a six-week series that meets two times per week. The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations.
Date / TIme
Tue, Jun 4, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
DVR (Division of Vocational Rehabilitation) believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Jun 6, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
DVR believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Date / TIme
Mon, Jun 10, 2019 from 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Are you interested in a career and not just a job? The Entry to Apprenticeship Workshop is a good place to start to gather information about a career making a livable wage ($19-$30 hourly) in numerous apprenticeable occupations. Earn while you learn! This workshop will introduce you to numerous trades that offer apprenticeship programs to train future skilled workers. Information provided includes: defining what apprenticeship programs are; benefits of an apprenticeship, minimum requirements; required documents; application process; selection process and timeline. Women and youth are encouraged to attend. Find out if apprenticeship is for you.
Date / TIme
Mon, Jun 10, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Th 9-12), 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Module 1: Work Concepts I Every good plan needs a great road map develop yours here!
Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers, and learning what employers really want
Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story
Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism~
Date / TIme
Mon, Jun 10, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Title: Keys to Successful Network Building for Job Seekers

In the first half of the workshop, you will learn tips, tricks and actionable ways to grow your professional network; learn how to make a lasting first impression; and set networking goals. This portion will be presented by Susan Perrault, DBA, Program Director for the Washington Women s Business Center.

The second half of the workshop will focus on practicing and personalizing the tips learned in the first half of the program. This portion will be facilitated by WorkSource Workshop Facilitator and Career Development Specialist, Robin Paster.

Space is limited so be sure to register online in ONE of the following two ways:
         https://bit.ly/2Ua5kkF or
         Sno-Isle Libraries events calendar, https://www.sno-isle.org/events, click on Mountlake Terrace, then enter or select June 10
Date / TIme
Tue, Jun 11, 2019 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave, Everett, WA 98201, Suite #325
Description
FINANCIAL CAPABILITIES UNIT 4: HOW CAN I GET EXTRA MONEY OUT OF MY SITUATION? (2-Day Workshop meets Tuesday and Wednesday, 1-3).

CONCEPTS: Debt, credit, interest, predatory lending, true costs of purchases, increasing income, leveraging current assets, long term career changes.

DESCRIPTION: Understand the opportunities and pitfalls that come with debt as well as consider ways in which to increase income.

This is a six-week series that meets two times per week. The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jun 13, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
DVR believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Date / TIme
Mon, Jun 17, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Th 9-12), 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Module 2: Health and Well-Being What is work-life balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us!
Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity
Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries, and develop better stress and time management skills
Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint
Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills
Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals, and develop new action planning techniques
Date / TIme
Mon, Jun 17, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers.
ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME!
There is no cost to participate. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library
Date / TIme
Tue, Jun 18, 2019 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave, Everett, WA 98201, Suite #325
Description
FINANCIAL CAPABILITIES UNIT 5: Empowered to Make Tough Choices (2-Day Workshop meets Tuesday and Wednesday 1-3)

CONCEPTS: Financial habits, prioritization, dealing with debt, dealing with creditors, interpreting credit scores and implications, obtaining credit report, understanding credit and credit history

DESCRIPTION: Learn how to deal with current debt situation, and how to make positive changes moving forward.

This is a six-week series that meets two times per week. The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jun 20, 2019 from 12:00 PM-1:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? This class will outline the research you need to test your idea, develop a business plan, inform you of the many resources available to help you in Washington State, and present an overview of financing options. From Idea to Open for Business , this session is all about getting started, and we will cover the following:

Key Factors for Evaluating Business Readiness
Business Plan Development
Structuring Your Business
Business Start-up Checklist
Business & Market Research Library Resources
Loan Process & Guidelines
Financial Statements & Cash Flow Projection
Small Business Resources in Washington State

Presented by the Small Business Administration & Business Impact NW.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jun 20, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
DVR believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Date / TIme
Mon, Jun 24, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Module 3: Communication Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job!
  • Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style
  • Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills
  • Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution and get tips on emotional control
  • Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email and on social media.
Date / TIme
Mon, Jun 24, 2019 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers.
ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME!
There is no cost to participate. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library
Date / TIme
Tue, Jun 25, 2019 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave, Everett, WA 98201, Suite #325
Description
FINANCIAL CAPABILITIES UNIT 6: Our Money, Our future (2-Day Workshop meets Tuesday and Wednesday 1-3)

CONCEPTS: Long-term money decisions, investments and mortgages, kids and money, education, physical and financial health, taxes, insurance, consumer protection, and ID theft

DESCRIPTION: Examine how choices today will impact your future and the future of your children

This is a six-week series that meets two times per week. The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jun 27, 2019 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Facing rental challenges? Taught by specialists in Fair Housing and Landlord / Tenant from the Volunteers of America Dispute Resolution Center, learn about landlord / tenant rights and responsibilities, fair housing awareness, what landlords screen for, and conflict resolution skills to help stabilize housing and minimize evictions. Receive a certificate upon completion that entitles you to free landlord / tenant mediation and boosts your rental resume.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jun 27, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
DVR believes employment contributes to a person s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Date / TIme
Sun, Jun 30, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood, 18009 Hwy 99, Suite A, Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In coordination with the employment Security Department, the State Worker Retraining Program provides job training for people who need to gain new skills.  Find out if you qualify for tuition assistance and what steps you need to take. You will also learn about other tuition assistance resources available at most public 2-year colleges.