Please read about our FREE workshops and decide which ones are relevant for you. We recommend taking the workshops you need in the order in which they are listed.
To sign up for a workshop, go to ConnectingColorado.com and create an account. Click on “Workshops” located in the blue bar towards the right-hand side of the screen. Then click on “Upcoming Workshops” located in the blue bar towards the left-hand side of the screen. 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
If you would like additional support, you can speak with a Career Support Specialist at either the Boulder or Longmont Workforce Centers. Career Support Specialists are available on a walk-in basis from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Job Search and Self-Discovery
Career Exploration 1/2 day – 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.
Career Exploration Workbook
Job Search Beyond the Computer 1/2 Day
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.
Job Search Beyond the Computer Workbook
Resume Basics 2 half days
Learn the basics of resume writing. This workshop covers why resumes are important in today’s job search process and how to put a basic resume together.
Resume Basics Workbook
ReZoom Your Resume 1/2 day — 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.
ReZoom Your Resume Workbook
“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.
Interview Basics 2 half days
Preparing for your first interview or need to review the basics? Learn how to prepare for an interview, research a company and practice interview questions.
Interview Basics Workbook
What’s Your Interview IQ? 4 consecutive half days — You must be able to attend all four 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 IQ Workbook
Note: There will be 1-2 hours of homework after each of the first two days of the workshop.
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.
Insights and Guidelines Workbook
• Sign up for workshops at ConnectingColorado.com prior to attending a workshop.
All workshops are free. Pre-registration is required to hold your place in class due to limited space. At registration, you will be asked to leave a telephone number where you can be reached. PARTICIPANT CANCELLATIONS MUST BE MADE WITHIN 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE START OF CLASS.
If you need special accommodation, contact your local Workforce Center.
Boulder: 303.413.7555, or Longmont: 720.864.6684.