Virtual and In-Person Recruiting and Training Events at Triad Goodwill
For April 2022
SAVE THIS DATE!
Second Chance Career and Resource Fair, Wednesday, April 27 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Windsor Community Center, 1601 E. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro. This event is intended to provide job opportunities and resources specifically for Justice Involved, however, everyone is welcome! The Second Chance Career and Resource Fair is hosted by Triad Goodwill in partnership with NC Works and Greensboro Parks and Recreation.
Participants are encouraged to attend the workshops and their name will be entered into a draw to win (1) of (4) $25 gift cards. Goodwill will offer workshops that highlight individual skills/qualities and empower them to let employers know why they should hire them. The dates of the workshops are as follows: Tuesday, April 19 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. | Tuesday, April 19 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. | Wednesday April 20 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. | Wednesday April 20 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Employers/resources include: Fed Ex Ground, Rice Toyota, Carolina Biological Supply Company, New Garden Landscaping & Nursery, Staffing Logistics, Family Success Center II, Operation Hope, and more!
Job seekers are encouraged to pre-register for this event.
NEW training with several dates available!
Virtual Training Event: Interview Basics – How to Tell Your Story, through Zoom. The interview can be one of the scariest parts of the hiring process. This course will help the job seeker learn to articulate their skills, strengths and work experiences. The course teaches how to approach difficult/uncomfortable questions, such as criminal history. The program includes topics such as: focusing on interview preparation, learning how to answer different types of interview questions, learning and practicing how to answer difficult or uncomfortable questions such as gaps in work experience, criminal history, illegal interview questions, etc. …more, Learn and be able to employ effective and successful follow-up strategies, and Identify appropriate attire for an interview.
The dates and times are as follows. Click to register at the specific time.
Monday, April 11 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Monday April 11 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday, April 25 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Monday, April 25 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Virtual Training Event: Microsoft Mondays: Outlook Calendars & Contacts, Monday, April 11 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. via Zoom. Microsoft Outlook is today’s leading email platform for individuals and businesses. Navigating through Outlook’s many features can be overwhelming; This lab will help students navigate calendar and contacts in Outlook. The course includes: creating appointments and events, organizing meetings, understanding the different views that can be used for calendars and contacts, integrating Microsoft Outlook with Microsoft Teams with regard to the scheduling and meetings, and sharing calendars and contacts with others. register here
Virtual Training Event: A Guide to Google Drive – Drive & Docs, Friday, April 15 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. via Zoom. Google Drive is a simple tool to store your files and access them from any device. You can store photos, create a budget sheet, and share files with family and friends! During this workshop, you will learn how to navigate Google Drive and use Google Docs.register here
Virtual Training Event: Microsoft Mondays: PowerPoint – Creating Presentations, Monday, April 18 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. via Zoom. The Microsoft PowerPoint course covers a wide range of topics to help you create powerful presentations. This course will cover how to apply themes, use outlines, add graphics/multimedia, and create transitions to deliver effective presentations. register here
Virtual Training Event: Microsoft Mondays: Excel charts and graphs, Monday, April 25 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. via Zoom. Working with Microsoft Excel can be quite difficult when trying to learn the software; However, creating charts, diagrams, and visuals is important to telling the right story from your data. This workshop will teach participants how to create graphs, charts, tables, etc.
Orientation and introductory workshop every Monday!
Jobs On The Outside Orientation (in-person continuing education) Triad Goodwill presents Jobs on The Outside program Orientation. Find out how this program can help you explore opportunities, learn skills, and market yourself for success. Orientation and introductory workshop take place Every Mondayfrom 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at our 1235 Eugene Street Greensboro, NC Career Center. Registration required. You can register for this session by contacting our Career Center at 336.544.5305 or by email at [email protected].
About Triad Goodwill:
Triad Goodwill (Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Inc.), a leading 501(c)(3) nonprofit, promotes the value of work by providing career development services, job training and work opportunities for people with employment needs. Over the past year, Triad Goodwill has served 2,518 people in the community and helped place 449 workers in competitive jobs. 85¢ of every dollar earned at Triad Goodwill stores supports their mission to Improving lives and enriching communities through the power of work.