Job Readiness

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PC Basics

PC Basics I - Beginner

For those who need to come into the world of computers, this is the class for you. In this 2-hour class, you will overcome your fears and gain the skills that can get you ready for the workplace. Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Instructor: M. RiveraLibrary Express 1990 K Street, NW Computer Lab - Room 102 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well. You will learn to:
PC Basics

PC Basics I - Beginner

For those who need to come into the world of computers, this is the class for you. In this 2-hour class, you will overcome your fears and gain the skills that can get you ready for the workplace. Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Instructor: L. D. WrightLibrary Express 1990 K Street, NW Computer Lab - Room 102 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well. You will learn to:
PC Basics

PC Basics II - Intermediate

In this 2-hour class, you will expand on your basic knowledge and navigation of the computer by exploring the Windows 7 platform functions & features and other Windows management tools.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.   Instructor: M. RiveraLibrary Express1990 K Street, NW Computer Lab - Room 102 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well and PC Basics - Beginner
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Job Skills Workshop

Get tips from a local Career Development Facilitator on your resume, job search, and networking. Discuss topics and tips related to job searching.    Workshop space is limited to 10 participants.  Call or stop by the reference desk to sign up at 202-698-1363.
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Job Seekers Walk-In Help

Monday, June 19, 2017, 4:30 pm

Get help with your resumé, cover letter, and more. Library staff will provide one-to-one help for job seekers. First-come, first-served on the 3rd Monday of the month from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Click this link to find more events like this one!
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Job Seekers Walk-In Help

Tuesday, June 6, 2017, 2:30 pm

Get help with your resumé, cover letter and more. Library staff will provide one-to-one help for job seekers. First-come, first-served on the first Tuesday of the month from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Find more events like this one on the DCPL website.
Job Seekers

Job Seekers Drop-In

Monday, June 19, 2017, 2:00 pm

Looking for a job? Staff are available to assist with a variety of job search activities including: Resume review Creation of an email address Online applications Online job searches
Job Seekers

Job Seekers Drop-in

Monday, June 5, 2017, 2:00 pm

Looking for a job? Staff are available to assist with a variety of job search activities including: Resume review Creation of an email address Online applications Online job searches
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Resume Writing Workshop

Get tips from a Career Development Facilitator for the best formatting, wording, and layout to make your resume stand out and look professional.  Workshop space is limited to 10 participants.  Call or stop by the reference desk to sign up at 202-698-1363. 
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Women's Leadership Circle

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 10:00 am

The Women's Leadership Circle is presented by the Mercedes Parra Foundation and DG Speaks. This program promotes sisterhood and fosters leadership through educational and social interactions. Our aim is to empower women through an immersive exploration of self-awareness and transformative leadership. This program welcomes women from all walks of life who want to change the trajectory of their lives and careers.

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