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Virtual Community Workshop (Richmond)

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Providing virtual workshops to Richmond, BC residents, and surrounding areas. Learn how to be a better job seeker in today's economy.

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Join us every Tuesday in the month of July at 10:30 am to learn more tips and tricks to a successful job search. Choose one topic or attend all. Become better equipped to get that next job.

Job Search at a Distance (Skills for Life and Work)

Learn techniques to maximize your online job search, including which sites are good to use, optimizing your resume and other tips. You will also learn about the importance of cold calling employers and the benefits of an informational interview.

Date: July 7, 2020

Time: 10:30am-11:30am

Using LinkedIn (Skills for Life and Work)

Learn about the popular professional online networking platform. LinkedIn. We will provide you with a guided tour of some of the key features, instructions on how to setup your profile, and tips on how to best use LinkedIn to connect to potential employers. By the end of this workshop you should have more confidence in using LinkedIn in a useful and professional manner.

Date: July 14, 2020

Time: 10:30am-11:30am

Interview Techniques (Career Paths for Skilled Immigrants)

Learn some of the key concepts around interviewing including how to prepare for an interview mentally & physically, preparing for different interviews, answering the difficult questions, and how to close the interview. By the end of this workshop you should be familiar with styles of interviews and how to be better prepared when in an interview.

Date: July 21, 2020

Time: 10:30am-11:30am

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS and HEALTH AND SAFETY (Career Paths for Skilled Immigrants)

Review BC Employment Standards, including topics such as Minimum wages, deductions, overtime, breaks, vacation, leaves, special clothing, statutory holidays. Understand Compensation for length of service and resolving disputes etc.

Date: July 28, 2020

Time: 10:30am-11:30am

Partners and supporters of this virtual workshop series include:

  • Skills for Life and Work
  • Career Paths for Skilled Immigrants
  • Richmond Public Library
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