Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) is offering online job search workshops and one-on-one sessions during the month of April. All sessions are free and offered virtually.
All you need to attend is an internet connection, a device such as a smartphone, tablet or computer, and pre-event registration.
Individual session with a guidance counselor to help with job search
TO RENT OUT (Helping Individuals Reach Employment) Sessions are held throughout April on Mondays from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Meet confidentially with a guidance counselor for advice and help in your job search.
Monday april 4th; Register here.
Monday April 11; Register here.
Monday April 18; Register here.
Monday April 25; Register here.
Workshops on job search and entrepreneurship
Monday April 4: 1-3 p.m.
Job search strategies (during a pandemic)
Learn best practices for conducting a job search in today’s (pandemic) job market.
Wednesday April 6: 1-3 p.m.
How to prepare for your virtual job interview
Learn how to differentiate yourself from other candidates, be ready for Zoom, present your experience, tell your story, be ready to answer difficult questions and be more confident in your next interview.
Tuesday April 12: 1-2 p.m.
Google Drive Basics
Learn how to use the Google Drive cloud-based storage system.
Tuesday April 19: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Introduction to entrepreneurship
Have you just started your entrepreneurial adventure? This workshop will cover the fundamentals of starting a business and help you determine if you are ready to become a small business owner. Presented in partnership with the Maryland Women’s Business Center.
Tuesday & Thursday 19 and 21 April: 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m.
LinkedIn Boot Camp for more than 45 job seekers (Sessions I and II)
This popular two-session, two-day workshop focuses on using LinkedIn as a tool to conduct a successful job search.
Wednesday April 20: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
How to Apply for Jobs with Montgomery County Government
Find out everything you need to know about applying for jobs with the Montgomery County government.
For information on other virtual programs, visit the MCPL website. To sign up for the MCPL newsletter, visit the subscription page.