Due to health concerns relating to the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), all Workforce Boulder County workshops will be offered virtually until further notice.
Virtual Workshop Information
- Workshops will be conducted virtually using Zoom.
- You will receive an email from an @bouldercounty.org email the day before the workshop with an invitation to the Zoom meeting and instructions of how to join.
- You do NOT need to have Zoom downloaded on your computer; this is a web-based service.
- If joining via phone, you will need to download the Zoom app prior to joining the workshop.
- If planning to access a workshop by phone, the video component will use a LOT of data. It is recommended to use the phone option when connected to Wi-Fi.
- You can also call-in to the workshop to just access the audio of the workshop.
NOTE: If you have an older device, you may have trouble accessing the online classes. If this is the case, please email email@example.com.
To sign up for a workshop, go to ConnectingColorado.com and create an account. Once you have an account created, Login and click on “Workshops” located in the right sidebar under “My Tool Box”. Then click on “Upcoming Workshops” located in the top dark blue bar, next to your “My Profile”. Select the workshops you would like to attend and then scroll to the bottom and hit “Go”.
If you need help signing up for a workshop, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Boulder County Call Center at 720-776-0822 (after selecting your preferred language, select option 2 for Workforce).
All of our workshops are FREE! We recommend taking the workshops that are relevant to you in the order in which they are listed.
Career Exploration – Discover how your interests, personality, and values combine to lead you to the career that is right for you.
Updating & Tailoring Your Resume – Learn the current trends in resume writing and how to target your resume to the position to get your resume noticed.
Note: Please be clear about the job or jobs you want before taking this workshop.
LinkedIn 101—Maximizing Your LinkedIn Profile — Covers how to make your profile stand out, set privacy settings, and make connections with others on LinkedIn.
Note: Go to LinkedIn.com and set up an account. Login to LinkedIn in a separate window before joining the workshop.
LinkedIn 201 — LinkedIn for Job Search – Once you have completed your profile, learn how to unleash the power of LinkedIn to connect with past colleagues, uncover leads to unadvertised positions, and find new ways to search for your next job.
Note: Login to LinkedIn in a separate window before joining the workshop.
Virtual Job Search – Tap into the hidden job market and discover the importance of networking in your search. 50% of jobs are never advertised or posted. Employers prefer to hire job seekers who are referred by their colleagues and coworkers. Learn innovative ways to find the hidden jobs and get referred.
Interview Preparation – Learn to research a company, practice interview questions, and build your confidence! Prepare to interview successfully using a simple formula to showcase your skills and how to prepare strong answers to the tough interview questions.
Insights & Guidelines for 50+ – Social media, technology, and COVID-19 have changed the way we communicate and how look for and perform our work. Discuss how to accept these changes and move forward with your job search with a renewed sense of enthusiasm and empowerment.
Capable & Confident in Your Job Search – Job hunting in a pandemic adds a new level of challenge. If you’re discouraged and frustrated, this workshop is for you. Get re-energized for job search and build confidence for that next interview.
Meet your Workforce Boulder County Training Team.