Live Zoom/Virtual Workshops

Join Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas staff for Virtual Workshops, offered online through the Zoom platform.  These interactive workshops allow participants to ask or submit questions to the host throughout the presentation.  Zoom is an internet based video chat system. To register use the links below, call your local workforce center, or view upcoming events in WorkinTexas.com. All Zoom workshops will be noted as ZOOM for the location.  To download Zoom go to www.zoom.us.  Check this page for monthly updates.  

Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas provides a number of Virtual Workshops, including:

Basic Resume Creation Workshop

  • Learn what employers look for
  • Advertise your skills to potential employers
  • Create your own resume
  • Target your resume to desired positions!

Using WIT to Get a Job

  • Learn how to CREATE your profile
  • Walk through how to BUILD your resume
  • Learn the different ways to JOB Search
  • FIND out how to apply.

Interview Basics Workshop

  • Learn about the different types of interviews
  • Find out what questions can or cannot be asked
  • Discover ways to answer questions effectively

Applications Workshop

  • Learn how to fill out paper and online applications correctly.
  • Learn tips and tools to help easily complete the application process
  • Learn how to attach a resume

Financial Basics #1 – Bank On It

  • Identify major types of financial institutions.
  • Benefits of using a checking account.
  • Identify steps in opening a checking account.
  • Reconcile a check register.

Financial Basics #2 - Budgeting

  • Track daily spending habits
  • Prepare a personal spending plan
  • Identify ways to decrease spending
  • Identify budgeting tools that can help

Financial Basics #3 – Charge it Right

  • Learning the characteristics of types of cards.
  • Watching out for pre-approved offers.
  • Interest Rate, APR, and promo rates
  • Credit Report and Credit Scores


February 2023 Virtual Workshops

Click on the Workshops Link to Register for Each Workshop

February 15, 2023 2:00p – 4:00p

Basic Resume Creation Workshop

KNOW what employers look for; CREATE your own resume; ADVERTISE your skills to potential employers; TARGET your resume to desired positions.

 

Register Here



February 16, 2023 2:00p – 4:00p

Interview Basics Workshop

EXPLORE the different types of interviews; FIND out what questions can or cannot be asked; DISCOVER ways to answer questions effectively; ASK appropriate questions at the end.

 

Register Here


 

February 22, 2023 2:00p – 4:00p

Applications Workshop

WHY Applications are important; PRACTICE common questions / answers; CONSIDER skills from your background; KNOW what to do to help get an interview. 

 

Register Here



February 23, 2023 2:00p – 4:00p

Financial Basics #1 – Bank On It & #2 - Budgeting

Identify major types of financial institutions; Benefits of using a checking account; Identify steps in opening a checking account; Reconcile a check register; Track daily spending habits; Prepare a personal spending plan; Identify ways to decrease spending; Identify budgeting tools that can help

 

Register Here