Employment Seminars

  • 28
    Oct

    Virtual Career Fair

    4:00 p.m.

    This event for MRS, interested candidates, and other community partners will include a short overview on Amazon jobs available for individuals with disabilities in Brownstown, Romulus and Shelby Township.

    There is no need to register, simply use the following link to participate: https://zoom.us/j/93532206676

  • 29
    Oct

    Rachel & The Recruiters

    3 p.m.

    Rachel & The Recruiters is a monthly webinar series of panel discussions between recruiters and human resource professionals. Facilitated by JVS Human Services’ Business Relations Specialist, Rachel Devries, this panel will provide job seekers with insight into the job search, application and interview processes from insiders.

    No registration is necessary. These webinars will be live-streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/jvshumanservices

    Join us LIVE so you can ask questions and get the job search answers you’ve always wanted to know in real-time!

  • 29
    Oct

    Modern Toolkit: Working with Portable Document Format (PDF’s)

    3 p.m.

    Hop on this free online webinar to discover tools and features within Adobe Acrobat Reader software

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

  • 03
    Nov

    The Road Ahead: Energy Tips

    10 a.m.

    In this workshop we’ll cover tips and tricks to help you lower energy costs throughout the year. By making a maintenance to do list by season, we’ll build a toolkit for saving money when it comes to paying for your utilities.

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

  • 05
    Nov

    Modern Toolkit: Microsoft Teams

    3 p.m.

    Hop on this free online webinar to learn the fundamentals for video meetings, chats, file storage and screen sharing.

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

  • 10
    Nov

    The Road Ahead: Asking for Job Search Assistance on LinkedIn

    10 a.m.

    A step by step guide of how to ask your LinkedIn connections for help, the “right” way.

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

  • 12
    Nov

    Modern Toolkit: Zoom Video Conferencing

    3 p.m.

    Hop on this free online webinar to learn how to host a Zoom meeting with screen share, settings and more.

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

  • 17
    Nov

    The Road Ahead: Feeling Stressed? You Are Not Alone.

    10 a.m.

    In this seminar we will examine what stress is, recognize symptoms of stress and learn ways to alleviate stress especially during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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

  • 19
    Nov

    Modern Toolkit: Microsoft OneNote Digital Notebook

    3 p.m.

    Hop on this free online webinar to learn how to use this app to take notes, organize, add and share content.

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

  • 19
    Nov

    Rachel & The Recruiters

    3 p.m.

    Rachel & The Recruiters is a monthly webinar series of panel discussions between recruiters and human resource professionals. Facilitated by JVS Human Services’ Business Relations Specialist, Rachel Devries, this panel will provide job seekers with insight into the job search, application and interview processes from insiders.

    No registration is necessary. These webinars will be live-streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/jvshumanservices

    Join us LIVE so you can ask questions and get the job search answers you’ve always wanted to know in real-time!

  • 24
    Nov

    The Road Ahead: The Four Pillars of Career Success

    10 a.m.

    The 4 Pillars of Career Success are principles that encapsulate the core building blocks of a fulfilling and prosperous career. We will be sharing how to determine your Unique Value Proposition (UVP), how to grow your skills and abilities, how to share these skills with others and most of all, how to have FUN in the process. Come join us and bring any career related concerns that you have.

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

  • 01
    Dec

    The Road Ahead: Resilience In Your Job Search

    10 a.m.

    Resilience is the ability to successfully navigate high levels of challenge and bounce back after stressful events. This brief webinar will provide some tools and tips on how to deal with stress/anxiety during your job search.

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

  • 03
    Dec

    Modern Toolkit: Understanding Cloud Storage

    3 p.m.

    Hop on this free online webinar to learn how to make the most of cloud storage.

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

  • 08
    Dec

    The Road Ahead: Working from Home or Living at Work?

    10 a.m.

    Many of us are still adjusting to working from home. That’s because it’s a constant process of negotiation- between spotty internet, using what was once a private space for work, school, entertainment, exercise, childcare, and more, it might be hard to really focus on your workday the same way you did in an office setting. Or maybe you can’t leave work behind when your typical hours are up. We’re all learning together, and this webinar will utilize best practice research, lived experiences, and other expert tips to help maximize focus during a work-from-home day and promote better work/life balance.

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

  • 10
    Dec

    Modern Toolkit: Microsoft Excel Fundamentals – Part 1

    3 p.m.

    Hop on this free online webinar to learn how to get started with the basics of Excel.

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

  • 15
    Dec

    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. During this webinar, we will review how to answer tough interview questions, 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.

  • 17
    Dec

    Modern Toolkit: Microsoft Excel Fundamentals – Part 2

    3 p.m.

    Hop on this free online webinar to learn simple functions and shortcuts to increase productivity.

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

  • 05
    Jan

    The Road Ahead: Resumes – How To Tell Your Story

    10 a.m.

    You are more than your resume. 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.

  • 19
    Jan

    The Road Ahead: Detroit At Work – Ready To Hire

    10 a.m.

    Learn about the Detroit at Work Ready To Hire initiative. We will discuss what the program is, the types of positions available and how to apply.

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