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, Dec 5, 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 résumé 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, Dec 5, 2019 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit One: Perceptions of money: Where does my (attitude towards) money come from?

Concepts: Perceptions of money and income

Explore how your personal view and perception of money and income can affect how well you manage it.  Also, learn about sources and timing of income.
Date / TIme
Thu, Dec 5, 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 résumé 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
Thu, Dec 5, 2019 from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Avenue, Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Workplace Strategies students learn the importance of the four C’s of a workplace strategy. How to communicate and cooperate with our coworkers. How to challenge ourselves to stand out and excel at the workplace. Also how to compete task that we often start but lack the motivation to complete.
Date / TIme
Thu, Dec 5, 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, Dec 6, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Have a résumé and need it critiqued? Is your résumé getting you interviews? Bring your résumé in and let us help you make it better. We strongly recommend that you attend the Résumé 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, Dec 9, 2019 from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza
20311 52nd Ave W Suite 100
Lynnwood, WA98036
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, Dec 9, 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
Mon, Dec 9, 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!
Date / TIme
Mon, Dec 9, 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, Dec 9, 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, Dec 9, 2019 from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Location
Everett Public Library Main Library Auditorium
2702 Hoyt Avenue, Everett, WA 98201
Description
Looking for work? We are partnering up with Everett Public Library to hold a Hiring Fair! Come out and get to know recruiters from:

• Amazon – warehouse associates, drivers & operators
• Nike – sale associates and manager positions
• Comcast – customer service representatives (call center)
• Goodwill – sale associates, material handlers, production associates, custodians and more
• Resource MFG – various manufacturing positions
• ULG Staffing – warehouse, production & office services

Bring your resume, get tips and advice from WorkSource representatives, and be prepared for a job offer!

For more information contact: Natalie Esparza
Business Solutions Representative
WorkSource Snohomish County
Phone: 425-374-1967 | Natalie.t.Esparza@rescare.com

Doug Evans
Business Solutions Consultant
WorkSource Snohomish County
Phone: 425-374-0607 | Doug.Evans@rescare.com

Jim Brunkhorst
Business Solutions Consultant
WorkSource Snohomish County
Phone: 425-374-4307 | Jim.Brunkhorst@rescare.com
Date / TIme
Mon, Dec 9, 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, Dec 9, 2019 from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this workshop job seekers will use their library cards to access employment resources on the Sno-Isle Libraries website. Sno-Isle Library's electronic resources can help you build a resume, learn new skills, find professional licensing practice tests, and help you with your job search.  If you do not already have a library card, you can apply for one online at: https://www.sno-isle.org/getacard
Date / TIme
Mon, Dec 9, 2019 from 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 110
Everett, WA 98201
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both the Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Tue, Dec 10, 2019 from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
3201 Smith Ave, Room 330
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Hiring Construction Laborers, Apprentice Carpenters, Journeyman Carpenters, Industrial Maintenance Mechanics & more!

Benefits of Working for Madden Industrial Craftsman
• Medical insurance
• 401k with a company match
• Paid sick leave
• Tool program
• Referral bonus

Qualifications
• 18 years of age or older
• Have access to readily available transportation
• Construction laborer background preferred 
Date / TIme
Tue, Dec 10, 2019 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Two: Where does my money go?

Concepts: Total financial picture and spending

Description: Students will investigate their spending habits as they construct a total picture of their finances.
Date / TIme
Tue, Dec 10, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
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
Tue, Dec 10, 2019 from 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 313
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, Dec 11, 2019 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Wed, Dec 11, 2019 from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
3201 Smith Ave, Room 330
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Food & Beverage Job Fair!

Available Positions
• Host / Hostess
• Cook III Blackfish or Cook III Tula Bene
• Attendants
• Cedars Expediters
• Dishwashers
• Bussers
• Cook lll Wok or Cook lll Sushi

Benefits of Working for Tulalip Resort Casino
• Full-time positions available with immediate start dates
• Discount at all venues including hotel stay and Snohomish retail vendors
• Free on-site gym open 24/7, uniforms and cleaning service
• Thirteen paid holidays per calendar year including birthday leave
• Paid training, development and career progression opportunities 
Date / TIme
Wed, Dec 11, 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, Dec 11, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 110
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, Dec 12, 2019 from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
3201 Smith Ave, Room 330
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Hiring for: Corrections Deputy & Administrative Support roles! 

Benefits of Working for the Sheriff’s Office
• Full-time positions available
• Annual salary starting: $53,849 (Deputy, DOE), $40,000 (Administrative Support roles)
• Paid vacation, 12 paid holidays and 12 paid sick days per year
• Fully paid dental, vision and life insurance
• Training, development and career progression opportunities

Qualifications
• Highschool diploma or GED certificate
• Must be a US Citizen or permanent resident
• Ability to pass background check 
• Bilingual is a plus!
Date / TIme
Thu, Dec 12, 2019 from 12:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Come prepared for resume and transcript screening and interview on the day of the hiring event. Bring a federal formatted résumé and transcripts if applicable.
To participate register on WorkSourceWA.com
Date / TIme
Thu, Dec 12, 2019 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Two: Where does my money go?
Concepts: Total financial picture and spending

Description: Students will investigate their spending habits as they construct a total picture of their finances.
Date / TIme
Thu, Dec 12, 2019 from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Ever wonder why some employees get any job they want, always get promotions and become “star” employees? This course will teach you what employers are really looking for and how you can capitalize on that when looking for a job or promotion.
Date / TIme
Thu, Dec 12, 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, Dec 12, 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
Fri, Dec 13, 2019 from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
You might have the best résumé 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
Fri, Dec 13, 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
Fri, Dec 13, 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
Mon, Dec 16, 2019 from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza
20311 52nd Ave W Suite 100
Lynnwood, WA98036
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, Dec 16, 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 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, Dec 16, 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, Dec 16, 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, Dec 16, 2019 from 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both the Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Tue, Dec 17, 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, Dec 17, 2019 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Three: Making changes with your money.

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Tue, Dec 17, 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, Dec 17, 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
Tue, Dec 17, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
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
Wed, Dec 18, 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, Dec 18, 2019 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Wed, Dec 18, 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
Thu, Dec 19, 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, Dec 19, 2019 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Three: Making changes with your money.

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Thu, Dec 19, 2019 from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Everyone has to deal with difficult people now and again. This course covers an artful approach to improving self-management skills when working with angry, irritated, or frustrated people at work. You will learn how to recognize difficult behavior, how to keep your cool and the difference between a display of confidence vs. attitude.
Date / TIme
Thu, Dec 19, 2019 from 1:30 PM-4:30 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 résumé 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, Dec 19, 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, Dec 19, 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, Dec 20, 2019 from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Three 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, Dec 20, 2019 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Highway 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
Fri, Dec 20, 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 résumé 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
Fri, Dec 20, 2019 from 2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Have a résumé and need it critiqued? Is your résumé getting you interviews? Bring your résumé in and let us help you make it better. We strongly recommend that you attend the Résumé 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, Dec 23, 2019 from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
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, Dec 23, 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, Dec 23, 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, Dec 23, 2019 from 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both the Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Tue, Dec 24, 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, Dec 26, 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, Dec 30, 2019 from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
You might have the best résumé 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
Mon, Dec 30, 2019 from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza
20311 52nd Ave W Suite 100
Lynnwood, WA98036
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, Dec 30, 2019 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Fri 9-12 no class 1/1/20)
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, Dec 30, 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, Dec 30, 2019 from 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both the Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Tue, Dec 31, 2019 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Four:  Making Changes

Class times: 1:30 - 3:30 (2 day class)

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Tue, Dec 31, 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, Jan 1, 2020 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 2, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Four:  Making Changes

Class times: 1:30 - 3:30 (2 day class)

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 2, 2020 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, Jan 6, 2020 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Tues thru Fri 9-12, due to Mon Holiday))
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, Jan 6, 2020 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, Jan 6, 2020 from 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both the Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Tue, Jan 7, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Five: Empowered to make tough choices

Concepts: Dealing with debt, creditors and how credit history impacts you

Learn strategies to improve your current debt situation and make positive changes to move forward.
Date / TIme
Wed, Jan 8, 2020 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 9, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Five: Empowered to make tough choices

Concepts: Dealing with debt, creditors and how credit history impacts you

Learn strategies to improve your current debt situation and make positive changes to move forward.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 9, 2020 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, Jan 13, 2020 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, Jan 13, 2020 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, Jan 13, 2020 from 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both the Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Tue, Jan 14, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Six: Our money, our future

Concepts: Long-term money decisions, consumer protection, and how to talk with kids about money

Description: Students will examine how choices today will impact their future and the future of their children.
Date / TIme
Wed, Jan 15, 2020 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 16, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Six: Our money, our future

Concepts: Long-term money decisions, consumer protection, and how to talk with kids about money

Description: Students will examine how choices today will impact their future and the future of their children.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 16, 2020 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, Jan 20, 2020 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, Jan 21, 2020 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
Tue, Jan 21, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit One: Perceptions of money: Where does my (attitude towards) money come from?

Concepts: Perceptions of money and income

Explore how your personal view and perception of money and income can affect how well you manage it.  Also, learn about sources and timing of income.
Date / TIme
Wed, Jan 22, 2020 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 23, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit One: Perceptions of money: Where does my (attitude towards) money come from?

Concepts: Perceptions of money and income

Explore how your personal view and perception of money and income can affect how well you manage it.  Also, learn about sources and timing of income.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 23, 2020 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, Jan 27, 2020 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!
Date / TIme
Mon, Jan 27, 2020 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, Jan 28, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Two: Where does my money go?

Concepts: Total financial picture and spending

Description: Students will investigate their spending habits as they construct a total picture of their finances.
Date / TIme
Wed, Jan 29, 2020 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 30, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Two: Where does my money go?

Concepts: Total financial picture and spending

Description: Students will investigate their spending habits as they construct a total picture of their finances.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 30, 2020 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, Feb 3, 2020 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Thurs 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, Feb 3, 2020 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, Feb 4, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Three: Making changes with your money.

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Wed, Feb 5, 2020 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 6, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Three: Making changes with your money.

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 6, 2020 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, Feb 10, 2020 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Fri 9-12 no class 1/1/20)
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, Feb 10, 2020 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, Feb 11, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Four:  Making Changes

Class times: 1:30 - 3:30 (2 day class)

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Wed, Feb 12, 2020 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 13, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Four:  Making Changes

Class times: 1:30 - 3:30 (2 day class)

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 13, 2020 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, Feb 17, 2020 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
Wed, Feb 19, 2020 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 20, 2020 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, Feb 24, 2020 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, Feb 25, 2020 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Tues thru Fri 9-12, due to Mon Holiday))
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
Tue, Feb 25, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Five: Empowered to make tough choices

Concepts: Dealing with debt, creditors and how credit history impacts you

Learn strategies to improve your current debt situation and make positive changes to move forward.
Date / TIme
Wed, Feb 26, 2020 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Unit Five: Empowered to make tough choices

Concepts: Dealing with debt, creditors and how credit history impacts you

Learn strategies to improve your current debt situation and make positive changes to move forward.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 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.