Workshops This Week

Midlands SC Works

Resume Writing

Monday, Aug. 26th, 1pm

201 Duffie Dr

Lexington, SC

Is your resume in need of some help? Take part in this FREE Resume Writing workshop with a SCDEW expert leading the way to help you sell your skills!

Dealing with Debt

Tuesday, Aug. 27th, 2pm

414 S Congress St

Winnsboro, SC

Stuck in a debt rut and don't know how to get out? This workshop will introduce you to ways you can deal with your debt and learn how to manage your money.


Resume & Interviewing Clinic

Wednesday, Aug. 28th, 9am

700 Taylor St

Columbia, SC

It's not enough to have a stellar image to sell your skills to an employer - you need a resume, too! Most employers' first introduction of you is on paper, so why not make it the best possible. Once you've got that taken care of, you'll need to stand out during your interview! Let experts from Blue Cross Blue Shield provide you with the book on doing both.

Finding/Getting A Job

Wednesday, Aug. 28th, 9am

201 Duffie Dr

Lexington, SC

Finding a job sounds easy, but it's not as simple as it seems. It can be a full-time endeavor; and once you have the job, you have the challenge to keep it! Career Development experts with SC Dept. of Employment and Workforce will show you ways to find and keep the job of your dreams.


Finding/Getting A Job

Wednesday, Aug. 28th, 2pm

201 Duffie Dr

Lexington, SC

Finding a job sounds easy, but it's not as simple as it seems. It can be a full-time endeavor; and once you have the job, you have the challenge to keep it! Career Development experts with SC Dept. of Employment and Workforce will show you ways to find and keep the job of your dreams.

Intro to MS Excel

Thursday, Aug. 29th, 2pm

414 S Congress St

Winnsboro, SC

Microsoft Excel is for more than just making lists and tables. This computer program can be used at home and at work for all sorts of tracking, budgeting and organizing needs. Experts from Training Concepts can provide you and introductory hands-on experience with this program to get you started!

Intro to SC Works

Friday, Aug. 30th, 1pm

201 Duffie Dr

Lexington, SC

New to the SC Works website or want some guidance from the experts who use it every day? This workshop can help you navigate the ins and outs of SCWOS, so you can make your online job searching and career advancement as efficient and effective as possible!


*SPECIAL OPPORTUNITIES*

Typing Practice

If you need to brush up on your typing skills, get in some practice during the Typing Practice lab. This self-paced hands-on lab will be provided weekly on Fridays, 9a-12p, at all Midlands SC Works offices. No registration is required; seating provided on first-come basis throughout the scheduled times as space permits.

FREE VISION SCREENING EVENTS Coming Soon

Wednesday, Sep. 4th, 9am-2pm

This is an online event.

Please register online for the screening you would like to attend. Registration slots are now available:


September 4 @ SC Works Lexington: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040F4FA8AA2BA20-free4


September 18 @ SC Works Columbia: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040F4FA8AA2BA20-free5

Workshops provided at Midlands SC Works offices are FREE! Sign up online by visiting www.midlandsworks.org/calendar and clicking the "Sign Up Now" button, OR go directly to the online calendar sign up list. Calls/emails also accepted: 803-737-4471 or cpowell@midlandsworks.org


Any changes to the workshop lineup will be announced at Midlands SC Works offices. If you plan to attend a workshop, it's strongly recommended that you register so that you may be notified if changes occur to the event(s) you plan to attend.

For more information on upcoming events, visit www.midlandsworks.org/jobseeker

Midlands SC Works & Midlands Workforce Development Board

This newsletter is a publication of the Midlands Workforce Development Board. An equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. All voice telephone numbers may be reached using TTY/TDD equipment via the South Carolina Relay Service at 711.