ABLE Job & Resoure Center

 

ABLE Job & Resource Room

WORKSHOPS NOW AVAILABLE

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This ABLE Job Resource Center program is available free to Boston Neighborhood residents and most SNAP recipients who already have working knowledge of technology, but may need or want to brush up on their existing skills.*

 

Participants are required to call and schedule an appointment to discuss their needs and eligibility criteria for the available services. There is no set time commitment. The Resource Center offers a mix of computer skills training including Essential Microsoft Office workshops, assistance with optimizing resumes and cover letters for online applications, and help with job searching including the usage of social media tools such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.

 

For more information and to schedule an appointment, contact Patrice Ball - Program Manager, ABLE Job Resource Center x136 pball@operationable.net.

 


ABLE Job and Resource Center Workshops

Workshops are offered to mature workers who already have a working knowledge of technology, but want to brush up on their existing skills.

 

Workshops offered are either a single, 2-part or 3-part series and are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 am – 12:30 pm at Operation A.B.L.E.'s headquarters located at 174 Portland Street, 5th Floor, Boston, MA. 

 

Current Workshop Schedule

 

Creating /Preparing Social Media Profiles for Job Search

(Single session workshop - total 2 hours)

• Next Session TBA

 

Essential Excel Skills for the Workplace

(3-part workshop - total 6 hours, 2 hours per session. Plan to attend all sessions.)

  • Next Session TBA

Essential PowerPoint for the Workplace

(3-part workshop - total 6 hours, 2 hours per session. Plan to attend all sessions.)

  • June 13 Tue, June 15 Thu and June 20 Tue

Essential Word for the Workplace

(2-part workshop - total 4 hours, 2 hours per session. Plan to attend both sessions.)

  • June 27 Tue and June 29 Thu

Preparing Your Resume for ATS (automatic tracking systems) learn how to optimize your resume to increase your chances of reaching a company’s hiring manager.

• July 6 Thu 10:00a - 12:30p

 

Creating /Preparing Social Media Profiles for Job Search

• July 11 Tue 10:00a - 12:30p

 

Creating and Optimizing Your LinkedIn Profile

• July 13 Thu 10:00a - 12:30p

 

How to Really Carry Out an Effective Job Search

• July 18 Tue 10:00 - 12:30p

 

For more information and to determine eligibility contact:

Patrice Ball - Program Manager

ABLE Job Resource Center by

p: 617.542.4180 x136 or e: [email protected]

 

 

* Workshops are free to Boston Neighborhood residents and most SNAP recipients, a small fee may be required for others.

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