State Rep. Sara Feigenholtz hosts job seekers workshops. The workshop helps job seekers better prepare to compete on the job market, and will be facilitated by the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) and the Chicago Workforce Center.
IDES and the Chicago Workforce Center will share resume preparation and networking tips, including how to best use social networking sites in the job search process. Attendees will also learn how to use online databases, such as Illinois Work Net and Illinois Job Link, to find jobs matching their qualifications and skills. Presenters will explain key interviewing skills and how to handle commonly asked questions during an interview.
IDES and the Chicago Workforce Center both offer numerous services to job seekers, including seminars, free fax and internet services, one-on-one resume assistance, and employment consultations.