Workforce Development Event Listing


JUL
24

Research and Resources


Day 1 of Job Search Boot Camp, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. An intake appointment is required to attend this workshop. Learn researching your own accomplishments & skills, researching what employers in your field are looking for, and identifying employers and jobs that are well-matched to your own skills and strengths.

HOST: DuPage County

VENUE: workNet DuPage Career Center

LOCATION: 2525 Cabot Drive, Lisle, IL 60532

TIME: 8:30am

PHONE: 630-955-2030

WEBSITE: www.worknetdupage.org


JUL
24

MAP (Make A Plan) MONDAYS


Start your week off with a plan. Stay focused and move forward by joining this committed small group to share goals, strategize, and motivate each other toward success. Free to all job seekers; no need to RSVP.

HOST: Community Career Center

VENUE: Community Career Center

LOCATION: 1815 W. Diehl Rd., Naperville, IL 60563

TIME: 9:00am

PHONE: 630-961-5665

WEBSITE: www.communitycareercenter.org


JUL
24

What's Next (Session 2): For Millennials in a Job Search


HOST: Community Career Center

VENUE: Community Career Center

LOCATION: 1815 W. Diehl Rd., Naperville, IL 60563

TIME: 10:30am

PHONE: 630-961-5665

WEBSITE: www.communitycareercenter.org


JUL
24

Microsoft Excel


Microsoft Excel is one of the most widely used applications in the workplace. Learn the basics of Excel and how to navigate its many features.

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

TIME: 1:30pm

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


JUL
24

OJT Orientation


On The Job Training (OJT) is available to Will County job seekers who are interested in learning new skills on the job. OJT is available in a range of industries including Manufacturing, Healthcare, Information Technology and Transportation, Warehousing and Logistics.

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

TIME: 10:00am

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


JUL
25

Career Cafe


A weekly networking event designed to connect people who are looking for work. Share job leads, learn job search techniques and hear from guest speakers who share their hiring expertise. (register by emailing Mary at mgajcak@willcountyillinois.com)

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

TIME: 9:30am

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


JUL
25

Math Review


A review of basic math skills, which include: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, percent and integers.

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

TIME: 2:00pm

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


JUL
25

Resume, LinkedIn and Letters


Day 2 of Job Search Boot Camp, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon An intake appointment is required to attend this workshop. Learn how to deal with Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS), the components of an effective resume, using LinkedIn for your job search, gathering good references, and what makes a good cover letter.

HOST: DuPage County

VENUE: workNet DuPage Career Center

LOCATION: 2525 Cabot Drive, Lisle, IL 60532

TIME: 8:30am

PHONE: 630-955-2030

WEBSITE: www.worknetdupage.org


Full Event Calendar


 - Community Career Center
 - Will County
 - DuPage County
 - Naper Launch