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Mohawk - November Workshops


October 22, 2014

Free Workshops! Join us for the November offerings!

Call today for more information or to register 905-575-2029

or visit our website http://www.mohawkcollege.ca/community-training/academic-upgrading/employment-readiness-programs.html

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Goodwill's November Workshops and Networking Meetings


October 22, 2014

GOODWILL’S UPPER GAGE CAREER CENTRE WORKSHOPS AND NETWORKING MEETINGS FOR NOVEMBER 2014

To register for our Upcoming Workshops contact John at 905 526-8488 ext. 307 or email employmentservices@goodwillonline.ca

Part 1 (AM) Job Search Strategies: Coping with Job Loss; Organizing Your Job Search; Hidden Job Market; Research Necessities; Networking; Social Media; ‘Elevator Speech’; Marketing Letters

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COLLEGE READY BOOT CAMP - CRBC


October 10, 2014

Next session: December 1 to 18, 2014

Call for more information: 905-575-2029

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CNIB Open House- Wednesday October 8th


October 07, 2014

Meet the staff and learn about CNIB programs and services. Visit the store to browse helpful products for better living with vision loss.

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Free Workplace Wellness Webinar Series for Hamilton Employers and Workplace Wellness Leaders!


October 01, 2014

Please share with local employers, HR professionals, and workplace wellness leads.

You are invited to register for up to 3 free workplace wellness webinars offered this Fall.

WPH, with partner Public Health Services, City of Hamilton are offering the Workplace Wellness Webinar Series, presented by Towers Watson.

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GOODWILL’S UPPER GAGE CAREER CENTRE WORKSHOPS AND NETWORKING CLUB FOR OCTOBER 2014


September 30, 2014

Once your resume is prepared and you’ve established which jobs you would like to apply for, a cover letter will increase your chances of being considered for an interview. Join us to learn how to develop a cover letter and alter it; to make you a prime candidate!

Part 1 (AM) Job Search Strategies: Coping with Job Loss; Organizing Your Job Search; Hidden Job Market; Research Necessities; Networking; Social Media; ‘Elevator Speech’; Marketing Letters

Part 2 (PM) Job Search Tactics: Developing Your Skills; Accomplishment Statements; Winning Resumes; Cover Letters; E-Mails; Interviews; Employer Expectations; Apprenticeships

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vpi Hamilton workshops – October 2014


September 30, 2014

Access our employment readiness workshops to kick start your job search. Network, learn from the group, and practice the skills needed to succeed.

Benefit from vpi’s years of experience helping people find and secure meaningful employment.

To attend a October workshop, job fair or event, please call 905-387-2220 to find out more.

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Congrats to the new EARN Executive


September 29, 2014

At the EARN meeting on September 24/14 the Executive for EARN was elected.

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EMPLOYMENT READINESS SKILLS Workshop - Oct.14-17


September 26, 2014

Mohawk College presents EMPLOYMENT READINESS SKILLS – 4 days

This series of workshops, held over four days, will identify and strengthen skills that are essential for employment.

Tuesday to Thursday, 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

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CAREER PLANNING WORKSHOP - Next Start Date Sept.30.2014


September 26, 2014

4 mornings over 2 weeks, Tuesday and Thursday

What basic knowledge and skills do you need to make educated choices about your career direction?

Discover how your personality, interests and relevant abilities relate to different occupational areas.

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EARN Presentation, Sept. 24/14: Employers Tell All


September 25, 2014

Thanks to all who attended the EARN meeting on September 24/14. Below is a link to Sarah Hosick’s (Workforce Planning Hamilton) presentation called Employers Tell All: Recruitment difficulties, skills and training requirements of Hamilton employers.

http://workforceplanninghamilton.ca/publications/298

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YWCA Hamilton's S.I.S.T.E.R. Graduation


September 23, 2014

YWCA Hamilton is pleased to announce the Graduation Ceremony for 27 young women from the SISTER program (Success in Service Training and Employment Retention) scheduled on Wednesday October 15, 2014, 12:00 p.m. at YWCA Hamilton. Please find RSVP information below.

This free program enables young women between the age of 15 to 30 who face barriers to employment in developing their skills and making successful transitions into the labour market. SISTER offers a combination of interventions including, job placement, individualized advisement, coaching and support. Participants receive assistance in skill identification, resume writing, interview skills and job maintenance. In addition, participants receive certification in WHMIS, Smart Serve, Safe Food Handling & First Aid/CPR certification. This project is funded by the Government of Canada’s Youth Skills Link Program.

YWCA Hamilton strengthens women’s and girl’s voices, broadens their choices, builds dynamic leadership and provides essential and meaningful services that promote safe, inclusive and equitable communities.

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EARN Meeting Agenda, Sept. 24/14


September 22, 2014

September 24, 2014 – 9:00 am. – 11 am.

Next meeting

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Are you attending the next EARN meeting?


September 18, 2014

The next Employment Assistance Resource Network (EARN) meeting for front line employment staff is being held on Wednesday, Sept. 24 from 9 – 11 am. at St. Charles Adult and Continuing Education, Mountain Centre, 150 East 5th Street, Hamilton.

Please RSVP to Cyndi Ingle, cyndi.ingle@workforceplanninghamilton.ca if you plan on attending.

To help the EARN Advisory Committee prepare for the meeting please complete a brief survey. If you have already completed the survey we appreciate your feedback!

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PATH Employment Service October 2014 Community Sessions


September 15, 2014

October 2014 Free Workshops – Please call to save a seat!

Space is limited and participant registration for each session is required. Please call 905-528-6611 to save your spot today!

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Please RSVP if you are attending the next EARN meeting and complete our survey


September 10, 2014

A reminder that the next Employment Assistance Resource Network (EARN) meeting for front line employment staff is being held on Wednesday, Sept. 24 from 9 – 11 am. at St. Charles Adult and Continuing Education, Mountain Centre, 150 East 5th Street, Hamilton.

Please RSVP if you plan to attend.

To help the EARN Advisory Committee prepare for the meeting please complete a brief survey by September 15th. If you have already completed the survey we appreciate your feedback!

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Lifelong Learning Week - September 14-20!


September 08, 2014

Adult Basic Education Association’s Lifelong Learning Week 2014 is next week – September 14-20th.

There are free learning events happening for all ages, all across the city. Check out the calendar at www.abea.on.ca/llw/Calendar.html and learn something new!

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Goodwill's Upper Gage Career Workshops and Networking Meetings for September 2014


September 08, 2014

Once your resume is prepared and you’ve established which jobs you would like to apply for, a cover letter will increase your chances of being considered for an interview. Join us to learn how to develop a cover letter and alter it; to make you a prime candidate!

Part 1 (AM) Job Search Strategies: Coping with Job Loss; Organizing Your Job Search; Hidden Job Market; Research Necessities; Networking; Social Media; ‘Elevator Speech’; Marketing Letters

Part 2 (PM) Job Search Tactics: Developing Your Skills; Accomplishment Statements; Winning Resumes; Cover Letters; E-Mails; Interviews; Employer Expectations; Apprenticeships

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PATH September 2014 Community Sessions


September 04, 2014

PATH September 2014 – Workshops

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CNIB Open House- Wednesday September 10th


September 02, 2014

Meet the staff and learn about CNIB programs and services. Visit the store to browse helpful products for better living with vision loss.

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