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Dale Morrow Bursary Fund 

Futureworx is pleased to announce the creation of the Dale Morrow Bursary Fund. It will be given annually to past and current clients of Futureworx who need financial assistance as they pursue studies, courses, seminars, workshops and diploma/degree programs aimed at improving their overall suite of skills required for employment. Complete details and an application form can be found by cliking HERE. If anyone needs the form printed, they can do so at any Futureworx location. 


FOR INFORMATION ABOUT EMPLOYMENT READINESS WORKSHOPS OFFERED AT THE ELMSDALE CENTRE  PLEASE CALL 883-7010.

 

How to Edit & email your Cover Letter and Resume
Did you see the perfect job posting on the weekend and unable to apply because you didn’t have the skills to email or edit your resume accordingly?  This workshop will show you how to make some minor changes to your resume with some hands on practice.

 

Mock Interviews (By Appointment Only)

Are you a “hand-talker”? Do you tend to fidget? Do you start off every other sentence with “umm”? Find out how to improve your interview skills first hand by attending this workshop! You will be videotaped while answering typical interview questions, and then get to watch the video back. Coaching and feedback is provided before and after to help improve interview effectiveness

 

Launch to Employment!

You've aced the interview and landed the position… but getting the job is only half the battle! Job Maintenance refers to the ability to keep a job once it is obtained. Although there may be various environmental factors involved in keeping a job, you will be guided to ensure that you have the personal and workplace skills to move through problems that may arise where you work.

 

Anxiety & Stress Management

Participants who attend will learn some basic information about stress & anxiety and will leave with a variety of techniques to manage. Managing stress & anxiety while searching for work is imperative in maintaining good mental health.

 

Interview Survival Skills

Are you missing the WOW factor when being interviewed? This workshop provides information, ideas, and tools to prepare clients for various types of job interviews. Tips on how to effectively prepare for all of the important questions you need to succeed and leave the employer saying "WOW, we found our candidate!“

 

Networking: Accessing The “Hidden Job Market”:

This workshop will assist you in building a network of possible contacts, references and employers by learning how to conduct a job search “behind the scenes”.

 

Job Finding Club

This is an opportunity to network with others who are also seeking employment.  Drop in to reduce the isolation association with being unemployed, share information and get some tips on finding your next job. 

 

Contact us at (902) 883-7010 or [email protected] for more information or to register 

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