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Montgomery County Public Libraries Offers Free Online Workshops for Job Seekers in February

For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 28, 2021

For Immediate Release: Friday, Jan. 29, 2021

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) is offering free online workshops and one-on-one sessions geared toward assisting job seekers and entrepreneurs throughout February.  All workshops are free and offered virtually.

An internet connection and a device (such as a smartphone, tablet or computer) is required for participation.

  • Monday Feb. 8; 1-3 p.m.
    Job Search Strategies (in a Pandemic)
    Learn about best practices for conducting a job search in the current (pandemic) job market.
  • Tues/Thurs Feb. 16/Feb. 18; 5:45-7:45 p.m.
    LinkedIn Boot Camp (Part I / Part II)
    This popular two-session/two-day workshop focuses on both the mechanics and strategy of using LinkedIn as a tool to conduct a successful job search.
  • Wednesday Feb. 24; 10:30-12:30 p.m.
    How to Apply for Jobs with Montgomery County Government

    Find out everything you need to know about applying for jobs with Montgomery County Government.
  • Throughout February - Mondays 9:30-11:30 a.m.
    H.I.R.E.
    (Helping Individuals Reach Employment) Sessions Meet confidentially with a career counselor for advice and assistance with your job search
  • Tuesday Feb.9; 10 - 11:30 a.m.
    Introduction to Entrepreneurship
    Just starting your entrepreneurial journey? This workshop will cover the fundamentals of building a business and help you determine if you are ready to become a small business owner.  Brought to you in partnership with the Maryland Women’s Business Center (MWBC).

For more information on Montgomery County Public Libraries’ other virtual programs for all ages, visit the website.  To sign up for MCPL’s newsletter, visit the subscription page.

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Release ID: 21-058
Media Contact: Judy Stiles , 240-777-6536
Categories: Library