Criminal History? How to Search for Work

https://youtu.be/g-rlciGPSqI This presentation provides some basic tips and resources provided by NCWorks Career Center - Guilford County, on how to search for work if you are a resident of Guilford County, and have a criminal history. Be sure to join our team of representatives at the Expungement Clinic, on July 5, 2017, from 2:30-4:30. The … Continue reading Criminal History? How to Search for Work

Where is the Unemployment Office in Greensboro, North Carolina?

The Employment Security Commission, also called the "Unemployment Office," changed its name. It is now called the NCWorks Career Center, and is one of two Centers in Guilford County. The Department of Commerce and Employment Security Commission merged, creating an opportunity to coordinate local workforce services. The objective was to create a model for a system … Continue reading Where is the Unemployment Office in Greensboro, North Carolina?

Job Fair vs Career Fair vs Resource Fair – What’s the Difference?

Since I have attended Job Fairs, Career Fairs and Resource Fairs for over 15 years, think I'll take a shot at this question. Here's my short answer, not much! Here's another short answer, you are what makes each event different! If you are one who believes that sometimes your open door happens by being in the … Continue reading Job Fair vs Career Fair vs Resource Fair – What’s the Difference?

Motivation Monday Blues? Make Monday Amazing!

Motivation Monday Blues? Motivation Monday is a common phrase used for help us change our mindset on the day that people perceive as the worst work day of the week. I've heard complaints like, "I had a great weekend, and now it's over!" Or, "I had a terrible weekend with little rest, and now I've … Continue reading Motivation Monday Blues? Make Monday Amazing!

Headed to a Large Job Fair? Don’t Go Without Reading This!

When you go to a large job fair, you will probably see several companies in which you are interested. Take a small briefcase, portfolio case, or even a heavy duty folder with you, so that you can put in it all of the information you gather. (Include in it a small notebook or some note paper, and … Continue reading Headed to a Large Job Fair? Don’t Go Without Reading This!

Councilwoman Assists Job Seekers in Guilford County

The NCWorks Career Center, along with Councilwoman, Cynthia Davis, work together to assist job seekers by coordinating a community event in a faith-based location. On February 25, 2016, from 10 am 2 pm, participants of Guilford County can visit the New Bethel Baptist Church in High Point, NC to receive job readiness services, including resume assistance! … Continue reading Councilwoman Assists Job Seekers in Guilford County