Category: MIX 107
Published: Friday, 29 January 2016 13:06
Written by Clayton Brad
We are now in the second month of 2016. If you are not where you would like to be as far as your career search goes, Careers under Construction is happy to assist. Maybe their free services are what you're looking for. Here is a list of all of CUC's services for the month of February…
*Careers under Construction will be closed on February 15 for Family Day
Career Exploration & Planning on Tuesday, February 2 from 9 AM – 12 PM. Complete various assessments to determine your skills, values, and goals. Research your career interest in depth using ALIS and learn about setting and achieving your goals.
Also on February 2, Budgeting = Financial Success from 1 – 4 PM. Learn all about effective money management including setting budgets and financial goals, figuring out how and where you spend your money, tips to saving money and boosting your income and responsible credit usage.
Job Searching Has Changed on Thursday, February 4 from 9 AM – 12 PM. Learn about the local labour market information and how to access the hidden job market. Receive information on cold calling and networking, self marketing and get started with our job search assistance.
Also one February 4, there is a program on Employer Expectations from 1 – 4 PM. Learn about common workplace expectations and their importance in job retention, create a lasting impression and learn how to correct workplace behaviours.
Public Speaking on Tuesday, February 9 from 9 AM – 4 PM. Talking to a group of people can be scary. This workshop offers strategies to overcome your fears and provides a safe environment to practice writing and presenting short speeches to receive a standing ovation from your audience.
Interview: Prepare to Succeed on Thursday, February 11 from 9 AM – 4 PM. Learn tips, tricks, dos and don'ts of successful interviews.
Computers for Beginners on Thursday, February 18 from 9 AM – 4 PM. Learn the basics of operating a computer and surfing the Internet to assist you in your job search. -Please note that this workshop is being held for seniors and will be held in Gibbons over a 5 week period. To register, contact the Gibbons Library.
Class 7 Learner's License Preparations on Monday and Tuesday, February 22 and 23 from 9 AM – 4 PM (testing will be held at Farnese the following third morning). Having a license opens doors. Learn what you need to know to take and pass your Class 7 (beginners license).
Careers under Construction is open Monday to Friday from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM. If you want to register for any of these workshops, you can contact CUC by phone at 780-992-0250 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, alternatively you can drop by the office located in the Market Square Shopping Centre (10404 99 Ave, Fort Saskatchewan).