Employment Seminars

  • 22
    Apr

    Better Job Opportunities

    9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Learn Microsoft Office, receive job preparedness training and attend job search seminars to land a new job or strengthen your computer skills for future promotion. Scholarships available. View flyer »

  • 23
    Apr

    Career Tune-up

    3 – 4:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Join us as New Experience Internship applicants and job seekers alike are invited to network, share job-leads and learn more about the nuances of the job search in today’s economy in a supportive environment. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 23
    Apr

    Career Club Meet-up

    6:30 – 8 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Forum for people who are passionate about professional growth. Meetings focus on sharing insights, information and resources, building your network, and improving the quality and enjoyment of your work life. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 24
    Apr

    LinkedIn Basics

    10 – 11:30 a.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Social media is an essential part of networking and could lead to your next job. If you do not have a LinkedIn account, you will be able to create one in this workshop. We will explore basic functions such as adding a photo and writing background and summary information. This class is designed for Beginners. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 25
    Apr

    LinkedIn Advanced

    3 – 4:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    During this workshop, you will learn how to search for jobs, follow companies and make connections that will assist in your job search. This class is designed for individuals who already have a LinkedIn profile set up. Take our LinkedIn Basics class to learn how to create a profile. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 30
    Apr

    Career Tune-up

    3 – 4:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Join us as New Experience Internship applicants and job seekers alike are invited to network, share job-leads and learn more about the nuances of the job search in today’s economy in a supportive environment. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 03
    May

    Women to Work Info Meeting

    9 – 11 a.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Women to Work is a 5-week program that meets Tuesdays and Thursdays for women who have been away from the workforce and need immediate employment. The program begins Tuesday, May 7. For more information and qualifications, contact Judy Richmond at (248) 233-4232 or jrichmond@jvsdet.org.

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  • 14
    May

    Recharge!

    10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Learn how to reinvent yourself by exploring your passions and strengths to create a meaningful and rewarding encore career. This five-week career development program will guide you in the process of assessing your interests and life experiences. View flyer »

  • 04
    Jun

    Employer Forum

    12:30 – 3:30 p.m.
    Southfield Public Library 
    26300 Evergreen Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    JVS Human Services Employer Forum is an educational event where job seekers learn from a panel of local employers. Topics include tips for overqualified candidates, skill sets employers look for, and what makes a successful job candidate. Please come “dressed for success” and bring copies of your completed resume, which may be accepted and/or critiqued by the employers.