Sharpen your job-hunting techniques with classes presented by Dakota County CareerForce Center staff. Create an effective résumé, gain confidence in your interviewing skills, and write a cover letter that will help you stand out from the crowd.
Cover Letters, Email and Thank You Notes
Cover letters and thank you notes are important parts of the job search puzzle. Learn what you really need to include to get the employer's attention, the difference between a mailed and an emailed letter or note, when and how to follow-up, and proper email etiquette to effectively communicate with employers. Taught by Dakota CountyCareerForce staff. Registration required.
Wednesday, July 17, 3–5 p.m. Register starting July 3.
Monday, Aug. 19, 3–5 p.m. Register starting Aug. 5.
Learn how to be more confident, along with strategies to make you stand out from the crowd. Topics covered include types of interviews, common interview questions and major blunders to avoid. Taught by Dakota County CareerForce staff. Registration required.
Wednesday, July 24, 3–5 p.m. Register starting July 10.
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 3–5 p.m. Register starting Aug. 14.
Creating an effective résumé can help you land the job you've always wanted. Learn how to use a résumé to show a potential employer your value. Topics covered include formatting, styles, common mistakes, dos and don'ts, and more. Taught by Dakota County CareerForce staff. Registration required.
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 3–5 p.m. Register starting July 31.