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!

Let us help you ace the interview

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.

JULY 28

Salary Roundtable

AUGUST 4

Your Resume and the Applicant Tracking Systems

AUGUST 11

How to Prepare your Professional Summary

AUGUST 18

Polish Your LinkedIn Profile

AUGUST 25
Developing Interview Stories

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

Jul 30
Workshops
Career Conversations: Opportunities in Manufacturing – Robotics/Automation

This conversation in our in-demand career series explores robotics and automation in the manufacturing industry.

Aug 13
Workshops
Opportunities in Non-Profits
Aug 27
Workshops
Using Community Resource to Find Job Opportunities

Learn how to use local community resources to find a business, find a person, and find a job.

CAREER CONVERSATIONS REPLAYS

Missed a Friday virtual job search workshop?
Tune in here from anywhere, anytime. 

 

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