Employment Seminars

  • 20
    Apr

    Virtual Women to Work Course

    Looking for a job? Women to Work is a VIRTUAL 4-week course for women who have been away from the workforce and need immediate employment. The program begins on Tuesday, April 20, and sessions meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. through May 13. For more information and qualifications, contact Judy Richmond at jrichmond@jvshumanservices.org or 248.233.4232. View the flyer here.

    Register here:

  • 22
    Apr

    Modern Toolkit: Working with Multiple Documents and Software Interchangeably

    3 p.m.

    Discover tips and tricks to open, view and manage multiple documents in Microsoft Office and use software interchangeably for increased productivity.

    This is part of JVS’ new Modern Toolkit webinar series posted every Thursday at 3 pm here.

  • 27
    Apr

    The Road Ahead: Stand Out in Your Job Search

    10 a.m.

    Whether you’re landing your first job or making a career change after several years, the process can seem daunting. In this workshop, you will learn techniques to successfully get noticed by employers and make progress in your job search.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 04
    May

    The Road Ahead: Enjoyable Employment

    10 a.m.

    An action plan for work that works! Looking at the 4 Pillars of Career Success to craft your Enjoyable Employment.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 06
    May

    Modern Toolkit: Basics of Database Concepts and Terminology

    3 p.m.

    An introduction to databases and their basic functionality in the workplace.

    This is part of JVS’ new Modern Toolkit webinar series posted every Thursday at 3 pm here.

  • 11
    May

    The Road Ahead: LinkedIn Advanced

    10 a.m.

    Have you started your LinkedIn profile, but not sure whether you should be using this to network and for you job search? During this workshop you will learn how to search for jobs, follow companies and make connections that will assist in your job search.

    This webinar is designed for individuals who already have a LinkedIn profile and a working-knowledge of LinkedIn.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 20
    May

    Modern Toolkit: PowerPoint 3 – Using Advance Features

    3 p.m.

    See how templates, animation, layering objects, inserting charts and other use of features will enhance a presentation.

    This is part of JVS’ new Modern Toolkit webinar series posted every Thursday at 3 pm here.

  • 25
    May

    The Road Ahead: Interviewing Techniques

    10 a.m.

    No matter how many times you’ve done it, interviewing is one of the most stressful parts of the job search. We will review how to prepare for phone, Zoom and in-person interviews. You will learn tips for being at your best and how to sell yourself for the job.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 01
    Jun

    The Road Ahead: Overcoming Age Bias In a Job Interview

    10 a.m.

    Learn how to prepare for an interview to minimize age bias perceptions.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 03
    Jun

    Modern Toolkit: Using Microsoft Forms

    3 p.m.

    Easily create surveys, polls and quizzes with immediate feedback using this simple Microsoft app.

    This is part of JVS’ new Modern Toolkit webinar series posted every Thursday at 3 pm here.

  • 07
    Jun

    Office Computer Essentials for Basic Word and Excel

    9 – 11 a.m.
    Mondays & Wednesdays through July 19
    Improve your computer skills and increase your confidence at work! Program includes two group classes per week for six weeks. Each class is two hours. Classes are held online via Zoom with an instructor from the Hermelin ORT Resource Center. Additional assignments are included for enhanced learning outside of class time.
    Each six-week program costs $400. Full and partial scholarships available for qualified applicants. Scholarship applications must be submitted prior to class for consideration.
    Classes will be offered throughout 2021! For program details, enrollment forms, and scholarship applications, please contact hermelinort@jvshumanservices.org or call 248-233-4243. Class size is limited, so call today!
    For more information, view the flyer.
  • 08
    Jun

    The Road Ahead: Personal Branding

    10 a.m.

    Learn what personal branding is and why it is important. Core values, passions and gifts = Your personal brand.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 15
    Jun

    The Road Ahead: Using Credit Cards Responsibly

    10 a.m.

    In this webinar we will talk about the pros and cons of using credit to make a purchase, as well as understanding your interest rate and payment options.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 17
    Jun

    Modern Toolkit: Privacy settings and safety measures for your computer

    3 p.m.

    Utilize privacy setting, software and applying good practice to protect yourself and your computer from hackers, Viruses and online scams.

    This is part of JVS’ new Modern Toolkit webinar series posted every Thursday at 3 pm here.

  • 22
    Jun

    The Road Ahead: Reliable Resume Recommendations with Rachel

    10 a.m.

    Your resume is not your dating profile but it does tell a whole lot about you. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of writing a clear and concise resume that recruiters will actually read!

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 29
    Jun

    The Road Ahead: Building Better Savings for the Future

    10 a.m.

    We will discuss six essential tips on how to build a better savings for the future. Tips will include how to budget your money, set financial goals, set it and forget it, avoiding credit cards savings accounts and making sacrifices. Teresa Bent of CIBC will join Laltsha Cunningham of JVS Human Services to present this webinar.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.