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

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?

How to Get Rid of Classroom Crickets!

Sometimes when facilitating workshops, after the icebreaker was over, I've heard crickets! I started my presentation. It appeared that every one was engaged because they were quiet. Then, I did the unthinkable - I asked the class a question! Suddenly, I found out the number one rule when faced with a quiet classroom. DON'T ASK THEM ANY QUESTIONS! Any experienced … Continue reading How to Get Rid of Classroom Crickets!

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Attention Job Seekers: Participants Wanted for Free Workshops!

We have all of the tools you need to find gainful employment in Guilford County! Team members at the NCWorks Career Center can help you build your skills and become more marketable to employers. Free workshops are available at no cost to you if you are laid off from employment, working part-time and not able to … Continue reading Attention Job Seekers: Participants Wanted for Free Workshops!