Space is filling quickly at our popular workshops, including our brand new session on making sense of your credit score and the next entry in our Employer Series:
On-The-Job Training Grants Orientation
Thursday, March 20
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Were you laid off from a Mecklenburg County employer? Have you received Unemployment Insurance benefits in the last calendar year? You may qualify for an On-The-Job Training Grant (OJT). Attend this orientation to learn how companies can hire and train you while getting reim-bursed for a large portion of your salary! It’s a “win-win” for job-seekers and employers.
Friday, March 21
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Have you heard of LinkedIn and wondered how you can sign up for this powerful networking tool? We’ll show you the basics, help you create a profile and give you tips for navigating this popular online platform.
Managing Your Credit Score
Wednesday, March 26
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
We’ll tell you how employers are using your credit score, how to get your credit score for free and the benefits of having “good credit.” You’ll leave this session empowered with the knowledge and planning you need to change your credit situation.
Employer Series: AON Hewitt
Thursday, March 27
9 a.m. – 10 a.m and 10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m
AON Hewitt, a global leader in human resource solutions, is hiring for both entry-level and man-agement positions for the Charlotte office of AON Hewitt Navigators. Come learn how you can become a quality manager, sales manager or licensed life, accident and health insurance agent.
DISC: Your Secret Communication Weapon
Thursday, March 27
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Interviewers have many different communication and conversation styles. Matching an inter-viewer’s style can give you an edge when pursuing a job. This fun and interactive class will help you understand how you communicate and how to assess your DISC communication style. This technique will help you build an instant rapport with the person with whom you are speaking.
If you’ve not yet registered on NCWorks Online, you’ll need to do that first.
If you have registered, follow these steps to reserve your seat at one of these sessions:
a. Log in to your NCWorks Online account
b. Go to the OTHER SERVICES tab
c. Click on APPOINTMENT CENTER
d. Choose EVENTS CALENDAR
e. Click on SHOW FILTER CRITERIA. For LWIA/Region select “Charlotte Works Work Force Development Board.” For Office Location select “Charlotte/Mecklenburg Employment Engage-ment Center”
f. Click on FILTER
g. Choose your desired event and click on it. Confirm date & time and click on REGISTER at the bottom of the page