June 10, 2021

Free Online Workshops for Job Seekers and Entrepreneurs Available in June

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) is offering free online workshops and one-on-one sessions geared toward assisting job seekers and entrepreneurs throughout June. All workshops are free and offered virtually. An internet connection and a device (such as a smartphone, tablet or computer) is required for participation.

The sessions will include the following:

Throughout June: Every Monday 9:30-11:30 a.m. H.I.R.E. (Helping Individuals Reach Employment) Sessions

Sign up to meet virtually/confidentially one-on-one with a career counselor for advice and assistance with job searches.

Tuesday/Thursday, June 15, and June 17, 5:45-7:45 p.m. LinkedIn Boot Camp (Part I / Part II)

Two-session/two-day workshop focuses on the mechanics and strategy of using LinkedIn as a tool to conduct a successful job search

Register: https://mcpl.libnet.info/event/4760612

Wednesday, June 16, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. How to Apply for Jobs with Montgomery County Government

Find out everything about applying for jobs with Montgomery County Government.

Register: https://mcpl.libnet.info/event/4842046

Tuesday, June 29, 12:30 p.m. Proctored Northstar Assessment Test; Assess your Digital Literacy Skills

Demonstrate your digital literacy skills by taking a proctored Northstar Assessment test during a scheduled test session.  Scoring 85 percent or higher earns individuals a Northstar Digital Literacy Certificate to share with employers. Tests will be administered and monitored remotely, allowing them to be taken from home.  Registration is required.  

Register: https://mcpl.libnet.info/event/5126177