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10 am - 12 pm workshop 

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1 pm - 3 pm workshop

Why attend?

Research shows your resume should always be up to date. BE PREPARED.

December is the perfect time for resume update during hiring slowdown.  

Up to date resume is a big help during annual performance review season.  

With fresh resume on hand, it is easy to keep track of your skills and accomplishments.

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Orientation is Tuesday, DECEMBER 20, 2022 
1:30 TO 3:30

CLASSES ARE HELD EACH TUESDAY FOR 8 WEEKS
AT 141 FRANKLIN STREET, STAMFORD
Stamford American Job Center

To register, please call (203) 353-1702 or visit thAmerican Job Center


November Virtual Computer Workshop

Virtual Computer Training 

Tuesdays, Nov. 8 - Dec. 27 
This class is full
 
To be added to the waiting list or 
for questions about the course, 
                please  email vkramer@norwalkpl.org            


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Local Career Centers


American Job Center - Southwest - Job search offered at no cost - open to everyone. Located in Bridgeport, Derby & Stamford.

American Job Center - How Can We Help You? - An explanation of our services and who to contact for each service.

American Job Center Career Coach - "...a One-Stop on wheels and mobile classroom which brings career services and computer training to you!"

Goodwill Career Centers: 15 Cross Street. Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-840-0361
They provide FREE job prep classes-Resume Writing, Job Searching, Interview Skills, Cover Letter writing, etc. Every day including Saturday, Except Wednesdays. There is a calendar of classes at the Main Reference Desk. They also have one-on-one job counseling (not just for Goodwill jobs). Scroll down to the Norwalk Goodwill entry for a link to their current calendar of classes.


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