UPCOMING EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

If you have any questions on upcoming events & workshops, please call us at 519-245-4500 ext. 200 and we'd be happy to assist you and even register you for any events.

Employer One Survey - Giving Employers a Voice

When: January 3rd, 2019 from to
Where: , Middlesex County

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EmployerOne is an annual local survey of employers in Elgin, Middlesex and Oxford counties and the City of London (EMO region). The survey asks questions about employer’s current workforce, hires and separations, and recruitment methods as well as education, skills and training needs. By filling out the survey, a more robust analysis and in depth vision of both current and projected industry trends can be provided; as well as the overall status of the local labour market. EmployerOne is helpful as a HR planning tool, helps identify skills shortages, informs the community about employers’ needs, is a confidential, once-a-year survey and is for businesses big and small. The survey will be open January 1 to 31, 2019.

Have your say and be part of the solution. Don’t forget to fill out the EmployerOne survey! Employer One Survey 2019


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Everybody Has a Story: Behavioural Interviewing *Free Workshop*

When: January 21st, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Where: Community Employment Choices, 16B Second Street, Strathroy, ON

More and more employers are using behavioral interview questions to evaluate candidates. During this seminar, participants will learn about behavioural interviews in depth and increase confidence about how to respond effectively through discussion and practice.


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Job Search Best Practices *Free Workshop*

When: January 22nd, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Where: Community Employment Choices, 16B Second Street, Strathroy, ON

This seminar looks at the various strategies for job searching, how effective different strategies are, and key resources for accessing the “hidden” job market.


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Going Public: Job Options in the Not for Profit Sector *Free Workshop*

When: January 22nd, 2019 from 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Where: Community Employment Choices, 16B Second Street, Strathroy, ON

This seminar is meant to educate about the scope of career options in the not-for-profit sector and to empower you to explore how your skills, values and passion can contribute to a world of worthy causes.


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Career Planning Part 2 - Options *Free Workshop*

When: January 24th, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Where: Community Employment Choices, 16B Second Street, Strathroy, ON

This seminar, Part 2 in the continuation of our 3-part series, provides participants with feedback on testing, lists of potential career directions and criteria for creating a short list of roles worthy of further exploration.


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Resume - Just in Time Advice *Free Workshop*

When: January 24th, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Where: Community Employment Choices, 16B Second Street, Strathroy, ON

Whether you are just starting a resume or want a review of your draft, or suggestions on a cover letter this DROP-IN session puts you and your questions at the centre. Come anytime between the hours posted for help to get you past your stuck point and working again on these crucial marketing documents.


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Building Confidence *Free Workshop*

When: January 28th, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Where: Community Employment Choices, 16B Second Street, Strathroy, ON

Being without work can impact our self-esteem at a time when we need it most. Confidence is essential to job seekers – whether to highlight their strengths in a resume, network effectively to employers, or present themselves competitively in an interview. This seminar looks at how to boost confidence in order to achieve our career and life goals.


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Resume 101 *Free Workshop*

When: January 29th, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Where: Community Employment Choices, 16B Second Street, Strathroy, ON

This seminar offers BASIC information on starting to develop a resume “from scratch,” including what information to include, different resume formats and how to choose among them to highlight relevant skills, qualifications and accomplishments. An introduction to cover letter basics is also included.


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Practice Your Interview Skills *Free Workshop*

When: January 29th, 2019 from 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Where: Community Employment Choices, 16B Second Street, Strathroy, ON

In this seminar, participants have the chance to practice in small groups, their skills in answering interview questions, considering both the content of their answers and also delivery/non-verbal presentation. NOTE-To benefit from this seminar, we advise that you attend PRIOR either Interview Preparation or Behavioural Interviewing [Everybody Has a Story] seminars.


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Career Planning Part 3 - Research *Free Workshop*

When: January 31st, 2019 from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Where: Community Employment Choices, 16B Second Street, Strathroy, ON

In this final seminar of the 3-part series, participants are introduced to resources and information gathering skills for researching career options and labour market demands, in order to make realistic career decisions.


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