Oakland County Michigan Works! Oak Park is closed for a staff training on Monday, September 16 until 1:30 pm.
We will reopen to the public at 1:30 pm.

You are welcome to visit our other locations:

Oakland County Michigan Works! Troy
550 Stephenson Hwy, Suite 400
Troy, MI 48083 (248) 823-5101

Oakland County Michigan Works! Southfield
21415 Civic Center Drive, Suite 116
Southfield, MI 48076 (248) 796-4580

Workshops

RESUME WORKSHOP (Thursdays & Fridays 10:00 am – 12:30 pm, Room 108)
· Choosing a resume format that best highlights your unique career history
· Creating a descriptive “picture” of your work experience
· Writing a resume that can be read and understood quickly
· Knowing what should and should not be on a resume
· Writing an effective cover letter

INTERVIEW WORKSHOP (Every other Monday 10:00 am – 12:30 pm, Room 108 – Call for Dates)
· Methods for finding job openings and creating a job search plan
· Job application dos and don’ts
· What to expect in your next interview and how to prepare for it
· Getting ready to ask great questions and give effective answers
· Following-up after the interview and writing thank you notes
· Salary negotiations

BASICS WITH BRENDA – (Tuesdays 9:00 am – 11:00 pm, Room 110)
· Microsoft Word basics
· Create, edit & save documents
· Copy / Paste
· Inserting charts & symbols
· Formatting styles

HOT JOBS/LINKEDIN – (Wednesdays 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Room 110)
· Quick and Easy tips to improve job search success
· Ways to get companies to notice you
· LinkedIn and Social Media for job search
· Your career questions answered

INTERVIEW PRACTICE – By Appointment
Call Us at (248) 691-8437 to set up an appointment with a Career Planner
· Interviews make everyone nervous: Get over the jitters with practice and preparation
· One-on-one practice – Do a “mock” interview
· Are you interviewing ready? Get some key pointers!

Visit the Workshop Calendar for dates and times!