Best for ages 14 - 19.
Check out any of these four sessions to develop the skills needed to enter the workforce. These workshops are designed to help teen job seekers improve job readiness, explore training and get a job. VPI expert job support specialists will be on hand to answer questions.
Please note that each program requires individual registration. Registered participants will be contacted via e-mail and will be provided with the Zoom link and password. If you do not have Zoom yet, you can sign up for a free Zoom account here: https://zoom.us/signup .
Resume Building Workshop for Teens
May 6th @ 3:30 p.m.
How do you make your work descriptions ‘pop’? What are some résumé "don'ts" that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling résumé, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.
Effective Cover Letters Workshop for Teens
May 20th @ 3:30PM
What exactly do you say in a cover letter? What are some "don'ts" that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling cover letters, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.
Networking Workshop for Teens
June 3rd @ 3:30PM
Experts estimate that as many as 90% of all jobs are never posted to the public. That’s a lot! The only way to connect with these ‘hidden’ jobs is by networking—reaching out to the people you know. This course will offer insight into growing, strengthening, and activating your network in person and online.
Job Interview Strategies Workshop for Teens
June 17th @ 3:30PM
In the middle of an important job interview, the interviewer hits you with a question that makes your mind go blank. As you struggle to say something, panic sets in—which only makes things worse. This happens to everyone, but it doesn’t have to. This workshop teaches you how to handle these stressful events, stay focused, and impress potential employers.