Employment Seminars

  • 22
    Feb

    Social Media

    9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Establishing a professional presence on social media allows you to communicate your personal brand in an up-to-date way. In this workshop, we will discuss smart strategies to use social media to help you in your job search. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 25
    Feb

    Ace the Interview

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

    No matter how many times you’ve done it, interviewing is one of the most stressful parts of the job search. During this workshop, we will review how to answer interview questions, tips for being at your best and how to sell yourself for the job. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 26
    Feb

    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.

  • 27
    Feb

    Networking Secrets

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

    Establishing professional contacts is essential for today’s job search. In this workshop, you will learn tips for engaging in professional interactions and how to use your connections to find hidden opportunities. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 04
    Mar

    Successful Job Search

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

    Searching for a job is an ever-changing process that becomes a job in itself. In this workshop, we will walk through ways to be successful during today’s job search process. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 05
    Mar

    USA Jobs

    1 – 4 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Learn how to navigate the USAJOBS website and apply for government jobs from presenter Matt Paquette. No registration required. For more information, contact Sherrie James at sjames@jvshumanservices.org

  • 05
    Mar

    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.

  • 06
    Mar

    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.

  • 07
    Mar

    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.

  • 12
    Mar

    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.

  • 12
    Mar

    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.

  • 13
    Mar

    Ace the Interview

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

    No matter how many times you’ve done it, interviewing is one of the most stressful parts of the job search. During this workshop, we will review how to answer interview questions, tips for being at your best and how to sell yourself for the job. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 15
    Mar

    Social Media

    10 – 11 a.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Establishing a professional presence on social media allows you to communicate your personal brand in an up-to-date way. In this workshop, we will discuss smart strategies to use social media to help you in your job search. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 19
    Mar

    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.

  • 20
    Mar

    Resume Strategies

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

    In this workshop, you will learn how to write a resume that will match your skills to the position you are applying for and how to write a cover letter that will highlight how your experience makes you the right person for the job. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 21
    Mar

    Gig Economy Success

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

    An overview on how to succeed in the new Gig Economy by looking at free agency, freelancing and the world of side-hustles. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 25
    Mar

    Mock Interviewing

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

    Mock interviews are an excellent way to prepare for job interviews. Participate in an afternoon of mock interviewing with the JVS BCS staff. You will receive immediate feed-back on your responses to interview questions so that you can improve your interviewing skills. Please bring several copies of your resume.

  • 26
    Mar

    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.

  • 26
    Mar

    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.

  • 27
    Mar

    Networking Secrets

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

    Establishing professional contacts is essential for today’s job search. In this workshop, you will learn tips for engaging in professional interactions and how to use your connections to find hidden opportunities. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 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 »