Welcome workNet DuPage clients!

As a workNet DuPage client, Career Services is a valuable resource available to you.

As part of your participation in workNet DuPage Career Services, please become familiar with our Client Portal. Here you'll find four Job Search Boot Camp videos and registration access to live Wednesday Job Search Tips and Career Conversations. We look forward to seeing you virtually!

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WEDNESDAY JOB SEARCH TIPS

Join our exclusive live workshop series led by professional workNet DuPage career coaches Wednesdays at 9am. Plan to attend all for success.

OCTOBER 27

Polish Your LinkedIn Profile

NOVEMBER 3

Applicant Tracking Systems and Your Resume

NOVEMBER 10

Developing Your Accomplishment Statements

NOVEMBER 17

Salary Roundtable

DECEMBER 1

Applicant Tracking Systems and Your Resume

DECEMBER 8

Polish Your LinkedIn Profile

DECEMBER 15

Salary Roundtable

REGISTER HERE FOR WEDNESDAY JOB SEARCH TIPS

 

workNet DuPage Virtual Bootcamp

In between Job Search Tip Wednesdays, flex your muscles with our hallmark Boot Camp to get your career in shape. From interviewing, negotiating and resume writing, you’ll receive great advice and tips from Jim Fergle, Manager of Job Seeker Services.

This series of info-packed workshops covers:

I just completed the workNet DuPage Virtual Bootcamp for Job Seekers. Thank you for the wealth of information.
~Kieran (Career Changer)

Day 1. Kickstart your Job Search

You'll learn: How to find openings and identify your skills and experience to match the position.

WORKSHEETS

PDF COPY OF PRESENTATION

Day 2. Resumes & Applicant Tracking Systems

You'll learn: The effective components of a resume for applicant tracking systems, LinkedIn for your job search and the importance of a cover letter.

 

Day 3. Making Connections & Interview Preparation

You'll become adept at the components of effective networking, informational interviewing, and how to succeed in phone and in-person interviews.

 

WORKSHEETS

PDF COPY OF PRESENTATION

Job Posting Deconstruction Table

Networking Tools Handout

Preparing for the Interview: Researching Companies

START Magic

Day 4. The "Interview"

You'll learn: What employers look for during an interview, types of questions, developing answers for behavioral interviews, and what you should ask employers.

 

WORKSHEETS

PDF COPY OF PRESENTATION

30 Second Video Presentation

Questions to Ask When Interviewing for a Job

SPART Interview Questions

Story Overview

What Benefits Are You Willing to Negotiate For

Questions about your job search?

We're here to help! Get in touch.

Upcoming Career Conversations

Oct 29
Workshops
Jim’s Final Halloween Job Search Story: Quest Through the Job Search Wasteland

As King Arthur’s knight roamed the countryside in a quest for the Grail, so you job seekers for the “Perfect Job”. Follow the Questing Job Search Knights through the trials and lessons of the wasteland to find your next Position.

Nov 19
Workshops
COBRA and Healthcare Options

Come find out about the mercurial world of health insurance. Robert Slayton, president of Robert Slayton and Associates, will walk you through what's changed, what hasn't, and what to do with what you have (or don't have).

CAREER CONVERSATIONS REPLAYS

Missed a Friday virtual job search workshop?
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