Surry Community Offering Free Workshops to Assist Unemployed and Underemployed


Surry Community College will be offering the following free workshops for unemployed and underemployed workers in September. No pre-registration is required.

Creating an Impressive Resume will be offered on Sept. 6 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the NCWorks Career Center, 541 West Pine St., Mount Airy. Create an impressive resume and cover letter that will get you noticed. Learn resume dos and don’ts, how to address background and work history issues, and tips specific for navigating the online application process. Receive assistance with creating resumes and cover letters in the NCWorks database.

#UsingSocialMedia and Networking as Job Search Tools will be offered on Sept. 13 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the NCWorks Career Center, 541 West Pine St., Mount Airy. Participants can learn how to expand their work search efforts to include social media and networking. Learn the dos and don’ts of social media, the best ways to utilize online job search engines, and how to use social media sites like LinkedIn to discover job opportunities. Improve networking skills and learn to use NCWorks Virtual Recruiter and Job Search features

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