Events


Let NCWorks Career Centers help you put your best foot forward!

Join us for these workshops the week of September 7!

*NEW LOCATION* Working Smart: Soft Skills for Workplace Success
Tuesday, Sept. 8

1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
NCWorks Career Center - 5601 Executive Center Dr. (28212)

Employers are looking for people who not only have the technical skills and experience to do the job, but also the soft skills that lead to success. Participants in this interactive workshop should be ready to engage with instructors and peers and must commit to attending all 16 lessons over the course of two weeks.

*NEW LOCATION* Mock Interviews
Thursday, Sept. 10
12 p.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.
NCWorks Career Center - 5601 Executive Center Dr. (28212)

If you’re serious about landing a new job, register for a 60-minute, one-on-one session with a mock interview coach. Arrive for this session as you would for an actual interview. These sessions are in high demand. If you can’t attend, please cancel as soon as possible.

*NEW* CPCC Information Session: Careers in Hospitality
Friday, Sept. 11
10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
NCWorks Career Center - 1401 W. Morehead St. (28208)

Turn your enjoyment for nutrition, culinary arts and baking into a career! Come learn about careers in the food service industry through Central Piedmont Community College’s (CPCC) Hospitality Education and Corporate Continuing Education programs. CPCC offers certifications to associate degrees and prepares students to work in long-term care facilities, hospitals, restaurants, catering operations and more.

Register today on NCWorks Online!

a. Log in to your NCWorks Online account
b. Go to the MY CALENDAR widget
c. Click on the 2nd line of text (“____ UPCOMING EVENTS”) under the calendar image
d. Click on SHOW FILTER CRITERIA. The LWIA/Region should be set on "Charlotte Works Workforce Development Board." For Office Location select either NCWorks Career Center-Executive Center Dr. or NCWorks Career Center-W. Morehead St. For Event Category select "None Selected."
e. Click on FILTER.
f. Choose your desired event and click on it. Confirm date & time and click on REGISTER at the bottom of the page.


Get a leg up in the job search with a CRC!

Why should you get an N.C. Career Readiness Certificate (N.C. CRC) from Charlotte Works & CPCC?

  • N.C. companies (BB&T, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, Duke Energy, DuPont, Pepsi and more) are looking for candidates who have the CRC.
  • You can use the CRC on your resume. 
  • The CRC is nationally recognized.
  • Having the CRC can rank you higher than other candidates. 
  • The CRC improves your chances for success in entry-level positions and makes you more promotable.

Learn more about the N.C. Career Readiness Certificate. 

Join us for CRC Information Sessions at your NCWorks Career Centers:

NCWorks Career Center - W. Morehead St. 
1401 W. Morehead St., Ste. 100 (28208)
 
Now through September 30 
Mondays from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
 

NCWorks Career Center - Executive Center Dr. 
5601 Executive Center Dr., Ste. 100 (28212) 
Now through September 30 
Mondays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. 

Stick around after the session for a hands-on CRC lab experience! A dedicated Central Piedmont Community College proctor will get started with this *FREE* class! Onsite enrollment is required.

You must register to attend these information sessions on NCWorks Online and complete an in-class registration and tuition-waiver forms.

a. Log in to your NCWorks Online account
b. Go to the MY CALENDAR widget
c. Click on the 2nd line of text (“____ UPCOMING EVENTS”) under the calendar image
d. Click on SHOW FILTER CRITERIA. The LWIA/Region should be set on "Charlotte Works Workforce Development Board." For Office Location select either NCWorks Career Center-Executive Center Dr. or NCWorks Career Center-W. Morehead St. For Event Category select "None Selected."
e. Click on FILTER.
f. Choose your desired event and click on it. Confirm date & time and click on REGISTER at the bottom of the page.


Other Events:

UNC Charlotte Career Center 

Johnson & Wales University Career Center

Central Piedmont Community College Career Center

Queens University of Charlotte Career Center

Johnson C. Smith University Center for Career & Professional Development

Charlotte Business Journal's Event Calendar 

The Charlotte Observer's Event Calendar

Coast to Coast Career Fairs

Carousel Expo Job Fair Directory