Selected sites for independent job searching and skill building
Tue, 04/11/2017 - 2:38pm by Sunny29
If you or someone you know has a youth (ages 14-26) with either chronic, long-term illness and/or developmental disabilities, you may be interested in this support group.
Thursday, April 13th
Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living
3941 Research Park Drive, Ann Arbor
This particular group of youth who are transitioning to adulthood face many extra challenges in the realms of education, employment, medical coverage and life skills. This month's theme is Employment and Summer Job Hunting Skills! Staff will be on-hand to cover topics such as: where to look for employment, how to fill out an application, interviewing, how to dress for success, work etiquette, disability rights on the job, and more! AADL has many online resources that can be found in our Job Search Toolkit.
Please send your RSVP to Cynthia Barcome at email@example.com or call 734.544.6874
Fri, 04/07/2017 - 10:57am by monkk
The Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living is hosting a Spring Job Fair on Wednesday April 19, 2017 from 10am-2pm. Several companies will be present and looking to fill a variety of positions. Come meet, apply and interview! For more information, or for accommodation requests, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (734) 971-0277.
Thu, 02/11/2016 - 11:47am by monkk
Registration is now open for Washtenaw Community College Free College Day on March 5, 2016. Be a college student for the day - whether you're a college graduate or not yet out of middle school WCC faculty and staff are sure to engage your love of learning as they share their expertise. Courses are available in a variety of subjects, including career exploration, health and wellness, entrepreneurship and more. To reserve your spot, click here. For more information, call 734-973-3364
Tuesday February 9, 2016: 6:30pm to
Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room
Wed, 08/05/2015 - 4:03pm by monkk
Job seekers and Michigan employers can connect with one another through a state-sponsored virtual career fair on Wednesday, August 12th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pure Michigan Talent Connect's MiVirtualCareerFairs bring together Michigan employers and talent from across the state in an online, virtual environment. You can participate from the comfort of your home, the library and even from your phone! With assistance from the Michigan Works! System 30 Michigan employers will be featured during the event from varying industries. This event will also have the education sector represented for any individuals looking for post-secondary educational opportunities. Participation is free to job seekers! Check out michiganvirtualcareerfair.com/ for a list of participating employers.
How to participate:
1.Before the event, create or update your account on the Pure Michigan Talent Connect site, www.MiTalent.org. Utilize the Pure Michigan Talent Connect tools and resources to build, post, or upload your resume and gain 24/7 exposure to additional employers seeking talent before, during, and after the event.
2. Register for the event by Wednesday, August 12, 2015. After registering for the event, log in, update your profile, and upload your resume.
3. Attend the virtual career fair on August 12th. On the day of the event, representatives from exhibiting companies will be available virtually from 10:00am to 4:00pm to answer questions and accept job applications. You will have access to all company postings and transcripts of your interactions for 30 days following the event.