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We have the ability within ourselves to achieve high esteem and personal effectiveness if only we take the initiative to pursue it. In this workshop you will learn: The concepts around self-esteem How to effectively use tools to help you discover the unique abilities within yourself Reservations are required due to limited seating. To register for workshops, contact the Library at 223-9091 Download a flyerFind out more »
Write a resume that will get you noticed! Learn when and why to use different types of resumes and how to demonstrate your skills and accomplishments to an employer. Presenter: Annie Walker, RochesterWorks! Registration begins July 9th. Registration is required for all programs. Register in person, by phone at 223-9091 or by using the online calendar at www.fairportlibrary.orgFind out more »
Bring you resume and learn to critique your work. Have your resume evaluated by others. Participants must bring 11 copies of their resume. Registration is limited to 10 participants. Presenter: Annie Walker, RochesterWorks! Registration begins July 23rd. Registration is required for all programs. Register in person, by phone at 223-9091 or by using the online calendar at www.fairportlibrary.orgFind out more »
Learn how to eliminate employer concerns and unconscious age bias during the interview process. Presenter: Dr. Rita Carey. Registration is open.Find out more »
Design a resume that gets you noticed! Learn about Job Boards and Resume Selection Software and how not to make those resume mistakes. Presenter: Dr. Rita Carey Registration begins August 21stFind out more »
Determine what you can and cannot negotiate in a job offer and what elements are important to you. Presenter: Annie Walker, RochesterWorks! Registration begins September 1st.Find out more »
Helpful Links and info
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5 Steps for Rapid Employment
A five-day, intensive job search training program that helps you get on the fast track to finding employment. Learn more
Finger Lakes Hired
Finger Lakes Hired helps the long term unemployed in our region return to the workforce. Learn more
Rochester Job Seekers FB Group
Are you thinking about changing careers? Or perhaps you need to upgrade your skills to advance in your current career field. Either way we can help.
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Forklift Training program
Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce teamed up with Partner members Foodlink and Monroe Community College’s Corporate College to offer an introductory forklift and industrial vehicle training course. The program is an initiative driven by input from Rochester Chamber member companies in need of entry-level material handling employees. Learn more
Experience Counts Security Guard Training & Licensing
The New York State Department of Labor (NYSDOL), Department of State Division of Licensing Services and the Department of Criminal Justice Services have established a program to assist qualified veterans in transferring military skills to civilian certification as Unarmed and Armed Security Guards. Learn more
Work at CDS!
CDS Life Transitions has numerous open positions including Direct Support Professionals, Van Drivers, and many more! They are listed at: cdslifetransitions.org/careers
Information Sessions at MCC Applied Technologies Center
Are you interested in pursuing a career in automotive technology, heating, ventilation and air conditioning, or precision tooling and machining? The first step is to attend an information session where you will learn about the programs available in your area of interest, and tour the MCC Applied Technologies Center. Learn more
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