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“Make It Work”, Series


Newton Falls – Still looking for a job or wishing to find a different one? The Newton Falls Public Library is offering Make It Work: job hunting, networking, & resumes. The series includes how to network, job search, and write a resume that will get you noticed.  Participants are encouraged to attend all three of the two-hour sessions.  Class size is limited so register today.

•    The first session is Networking and Job Seeking on Tuesday, September 6, 1 – 3pm.  The instructor will help participants create a networking list and plan, practice a 30 second elevator speech, and go through some websites of interest.

•    Writing a Resume is on Tuesday, September 13, 1 – 3pm.  . This class focuses on the content of the resume, specifically writing accomplishment statements and summary statements. Participants are encouraged to bring the resume they are currently using to the class.

•    The final is Creating a Resume in Microsoft Word on Tuesday, September 20, 1 – 3pm. This is a basic Word class that teaches how to create a resume using Word and is especially useful for those responding to those employers who wish to have resumes emailed. Again, the instructor suggests that the participants bring a handwritten or typed resume from which they can work.