Pull ahead of the pack with our workshops

Land the Job

Now that you’ve found the job you want, how do you get the job? Interview and resume skills take time to develop, and Workforce1 has had the years of recruitment experience to help you refine them. After working with leading employers to hire tens of thousands of employees, we understand what businesses are looking for.
 
We’ve developed our workshops so we can share what we’ve learned with you, but it is up to you to put it into action as you refine your resume and prepare for your interview. Stand out from the stacks of resumes so you can be the interview that your future employer remembers. You can also sign up for our Career Bulletin to receive interview and resume tips.
 
Take a look below to see the types of workshops that we offer. If you are interested in attending one of these workshops, please call one of our centers to discuss how we can help you!

Check out opportunities to learn online. With our free, 6-month Metrix Learning licenses, you have access to over 5,000 courses to help you brush up on your skills or prepare for certification exams in your field of interest.

 


If you are interested in starting or advancing your career in healthcare,
transportation, manufacturing, construction, or wholesale trade, check out our customized workshops available at the Workforce1 Sector Centers.

 


 

 

Create a Resume that Gets You the Job (2 hours)

Need to write your first resume? This workshop will help you create a resume that is clear and compelling.

 

Location

Time

Days

Bronx
(400 East Fordham Road)

1:30 p.m.

 Monday, December 15

Brooklyn
(9 Bond Street)

10:00 a.m.

 Fridays

Hunts Point
(1029 East 163 Street)

1:00 p.m.

 Tuesdays, December 16 & 30

Queens
(168-25 Jamaica Avenue, 2nd Fl.)
10:30 a.m.

 Tuesday, January 6

Staten Island
(120 Stuyvesant Place, 3rd Fl.)

10:30 a.m.

 Tuesdays &
 Thursday, except December 25

Upper Manhattan
(215 West 125 Street, 6th Fl.)

10:00 a.m.

 Mondays, except January  19

Resources

 

Resume Upgrade (2 hours)

Tired of sending your resumes and getting no response? Market your resume more successfully by learning what employers look for and using it to give your resume a competitive edge.

Location

Time

Days

Bronx
(400 East Fordham Road)

1:30 p.m.

Mondays, December 22

Brooklyn
(9 Bond Street)

2:00 p.m.

Tuesdays

Hunts Point
(1029 East 163 Street, 3rd Fl.)
1:00 p.m.

Thursday, December 18

Queens
(168-25 Jamaica Avenue, 2nd Fl.)

10:30 a.m.

Mondays, except January 19
& Wednesdays

Staten Island
(120 Stuyvesant Place, 3rd Fl.)

1:00 p.m.

Mondays & Wednesdays

Upper Manhattan
(215 West 125 Street, 6th Fl.)

12:30 p.m.

Mondays, except January 19,
 & Wednesdays

Resources

 

Acing the Interview (2.5 hours)

Learn techniques that will turn your natural nervousness into confidence. Discover the common interview questions employers ask and how to best answer them. A good resume gets you in the door... but a successful interview will get you the job!

Location

Time

Days

Bronx
(400 East Fordham Road)

1:30 p.m.

Monday, December 29

Brooklyn
(9 Bond Street)

2:00 p.m.

Mondays

Hunts Point
(1029 East 163 Street, 3rd Fl.)

 1:00 p.m.

Wednesdays on December 17, 31

Queens  
(168-25 Jamaica Avenue, 2nd Fl.)

2:30 p.m.

Mondays and Wednesdays, except
Mondays, January 19

Staten Island
(120 Stuyvesant Place, 3rd Fl.)

10:30 a.m.

Mondays & Wednesdays

Upper Manhattan
(215 West 125 Street, 6th Fl.)

10:00 a.m.

Wednesdays 

Resources

 

Organizing Your Job Search Workshop Series

(4 sessions over 2 weeks, 2 hours per session)

Through a cohort-based workshop series, “Organizing Your Job Search,” you will gain the tools and strategies necessary to map your career path, organize and perform an effective, independent job search, build your own network of peers for continued support, and interview with a Workforce1 staff member for available job opportunities in your field of interest. This workshop series will give experienced candidates like you the tools you need to get to the next level in your career.

If you are interested in this workshop series, contact our Staten Island Workforce1 Career Center or the Staten Island South Shore Workforce1 Career Center for more information and to register. Click here for a brief description of each of the four workshop sessions. 

Location

Time

Days

South Shore
(3845 Richmond Avenue, 2nd Floor)

3:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Tues, Thurs

 

Metrix Learning

Metrix Learning is an online training system with over 5,000 courses that can help you add skills to your resume, improve your marketability, and increase your chances of landing the job you want. A Metrix license will provide you with free, unlimited access to vocational courses for a six-month period. Workforce1 is providing these licenses to experienced candidates in order to compliment your job search in specific fields or help you prepare for a variety of certifications.

To get started, click here to learn more about the application process for your own six month Metrix Learning license and visit your local Workforce1 Career Center to get started.