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Online Job Searching: Career Development Class

Thursday, September 18, 2014  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - Main

Summary: This class will help you set up a plan for your online job search, introduce you to major job search websites and provide you with insight into the online application process.

Video Recorded Mock Interviews by Appointment: Career Development Program

Thursday, September 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Take your mock interview practice to the next level by taking part in one of our video mock interview sessions.

Word Basics : Classroom Technology Training

Friday, September 19, 2014  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the basics of word processing in this introductory class. This class will cover formatting text, saving a file, how to cut, copy and paste, as well as other fundamentals.

Word Beyond the Basics

Saturday, September 20, 2014  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Here you’ll learn the next level of Word skills, such as setting margins, line spacing, and page numbering, plus how to work with columns, clip art, and create labels. Prerequisite: Word 2010 Basics or solid Word experience.

Career Counseling by appointment: Career Development Program

Tuesday, September 23, 2014  
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Schedule a time to meet with a career counselor from the Career Development Center to discuss your job search strategies, self-marketing and employment barriers.

Excel Beyond the Basics : Classroom Technology Training

Tuesday, September 23, 2014  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Are you ready for the next level? This class includes advanced formula use, data entry control, freezing panes and adding comments to a cell.

Computer Basics 3: Access the Internet: Classroom Technology Training

Wednesday, September 24, 2014  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: In this class you will learn the fundamentals of a computer and how to use Microsoft Windows. This class will help you learn the basics of using the Internet.

Mock Interviews by Appointment: Career Development Program

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: A qualified volunteer will be available to conduct a mock interview and offer constructive feedback.

Resume Assistance by appointment: Career Development Program

Wednesday, September 24, 2014  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

Excel Expert Skills : Classroom Technology Training

Thursday, September 25, 2014  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: This highest level class for Excel includes information on protecting your worksheets, advanced function use and templates.

Open Gadget Lab

Thursday, September 25, 2014  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Talk with one of our resident Gadget Lab experts about how you can access thousands of books, magazines, songs and more for free through eCLP.

Modeling Basics for 3D Printing : Collaborative Technology Training

Friday, September 26, 2014  
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: 3D printing is an exciting new technology trend that's redefining the way we manufacture physical products. This session will teach you the basics of 3D digital modeling and how the 3D printer works.

WORKshop: Developing a Career at UPMC

Friday, September 26, 2014  
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Come and meet a Human Resources Representative from UPMC who will walk you through the entire application and hiring process. Please call 412-578-2561 to register for this session.

Apple Computing Basics: Collaborative Technology Training

Tuesday, September 30, 2014  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Familiar with Windows computers and want to expand your repertoire? Are you interested in the buzz over Apple computers? This class will introduce you to using an Apple computer and its operating system, OS X.

Google Drive Basics: Collaborative Technology Training

Tuesday, September 30, 2014  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Take your Google experience to the next level with Google's cloud tool, Google Drive. This class will introduce you to the basics of using Google Drive and its multiple functions.

PowerPoint Basics : Classroom Technology Training

Tuesday, September 30, 2014  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Want to impress your boss with a great presentation? Learn how to create slides with text and pictures, as well as other special techniques to make your next presentation a hit.