Meet your Workforce Boulder County Training Team
All of our workshops are FREE! We recommend taking the workshops that are relevant to you in the order in which they are listed.
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 call the Workforce office or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The Boulder office is 303-413-7555 and the Longmont office is 720-864-6600
Career Exploration 3 hours
If you are unsure about your next career move this workshop is for you. The career assessment tools we offer will give you insights into new jobs and careers that would be your best fit.
Job Search Beyond the Computer 3 hours
Discover the importance or networking in your job search. Over 50% of jobs are never posted. Employers prefer to hire hob seekers who are referred by their colleagues or coworkers. Learn innovative ways to find the hidden jobs and get referred.
ReZoom Your Resume 3 hours
It is recommended that you have a clear career direction before taking this class.
Learn what the current trends are in resume writing and how to tailor your resume to the position to get your resume noticed.
“Walk In” Resume Critiques — First Come, First Served
This “quick” service is for clients who need a minimal critique and are comfortable reworking their resume.
Walk In Resume Handout
LinkedIn 101-Maximize Your Profile 2.5 Hours
Get started! This workshop covers how to create a professional profile, set privacy settings, and make connections with others on LinkedIn.
Note: Go to LinkedIn.com and set up an account prior to attending the workshop. Bring your email address and your LinkedIn password to class.
LinkedIn 201- LinkedIn for Job Search 2.5 Hours
Get tips to enhance your LinkedIn profile and learn how LinkedIn can be a game changer in helping you get leads to otherwise hidden jobs and opportunities.
Interviewing in a Competitive Job Market 2 half days
Interview successfully by using a simple formula to showcase your skills that sets you apart from the competition. Increase your confidence by knowing how to answer behavioral and tough interview questions.
Interview Practice 2 hours
This workshop is a follow up to Interview Basics and Interviewing in a Competitive Job Market and will NOT include interview instruction. This 2-hour time frame will offer an opportunity to practice answering interview questions in a group setting. We will focus on general interview questions asked in interviews.
Insights and Guidelines for 50+ Clients 3 hours
Social media technology, and millennials are changing how we look for work, how we work, and the way we communicate. Discuss how to accept these changes and move forward on your job search with a renewed sense of enthusiasm and empowerment.
Receiving Feedback 3 hours
In our professional lives, it’s important to understand how feedback impacts us and how to develop resiliency in order to unpack these messages for our personal growth. Explore the benefits to feedback, why we find it so uncomfortable, and how to make the most out of it!
Self-Discovery 3 hours
Awareness helps us discover the impact our behaviors have on those around us. In this workshop, we will focus on building self-awareness around our emotions. Since our emotions drive our actions and decisions, exploring effective ways to recognize and manage them is critical to workplace success.
Did You Know? We have Career Support Specialists ready to talk with you about your employment questions, needs, and goals. Career Support Specialists are available on a walk-in basis from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at both the Boulder or Longmont Workforce Centers.