New Dates for Free Career, Home Ownership, and Financial Workshops

Published on 11/6/18 4:08 PM

Workforce Boulder County has posted new dates in November and December for FREE career, home ownership, and financial workshops.

Career Workshops

Download the Nov./Dec. calendar here.

  • Understand the current trends in resume writing and how to target your resume to the position
  • Learn to interview successfully using a simple formula to showcase your skills and prepare good answers to the tough interview questions
  • Create a LinkedIn profile and learn to best maximize it for job searching
  • Receive guidance on how to search for jobs and explore career opportunities, including through networking and tapping into the hidden job market
  • Discuss how to accept the ways social media, technology, and millennials have changed the job market (for clients 50+)

Home Ownership Workshop

Download the calendar here. Each 7.5-hour workshop covers these topics:

  • Determine how much home you can afford
  • Gain perspective on the upfront and ongoing costs of being a homeowner
  • Identify how your credit impacts your buying power
  • Become confident in figuring out mortgage loan documents
  • Increase your skill and knowledge for working with a realtor
  • Boost your understanding of home inspections

Financial Workshops

Download the Nov./Dec. calendar here.

  • Learn to use tools and techniques to make a budget on a small income
  • Improve your financial management, including reducing your paperwork  and managing incoming financial email and mail
  • Navigate the pros and cons of using a financial institution and how to get started working with a bank or credit union
  • Learn how to get started investing, even with small amounts of money
  • Understand the “Rules of Borrowing” and how to enter into debt in the smartest, most informed way possible

Workshops are located in Boulder, Longmont, and Lafayette. Questions? Call Workforce Boulder County at 303-413-7555.