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Montgomery County Public Libraries Offers Free Online Workshops for Job Seekers and Entrepreneurs in January

For Immediate Release: Monday, December 27, 2021

Montgomery County Public Libraries is offering online workshops and one-on-one sessions geared toward assisting renters, job seekers and entrepreneurs throughout January. All workshops are free and offered virtually.

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

Throughout January – Every Monday: 9:30-11:30 a.m. H.I.R.E. (Helping Individuals Reach Employment) Sessions

Sign up to meet virtually/confidentially one-on-one with a career counselor for advice and assistance with your job search. Register:

Monday, Jan. 10: 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. Register:

Tuesday, Jan. 11: 7-8 p.m. Supports and Options Available to Renters

Join professionals from two Montgomery County agencies, the Department of Housing and Community Affairs and the Department of Health and Human Services, for a discussion about options for struggling renters. Register:

Wednesday, Jan. 12: 1-3 p.m. How to Prepare for your Virtual Job Interview

Learn how to differentiate yourself from other candidates, be Zoom ready, package your experience, tell your story, be ready for challenging questions and feel more confident in your next interview. Register:

Tuesday/Thursday, Jan. 18 and 20: 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. Register:

Wednesday, Jan. 19: 10:30 a.m. - 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. Register:

Program Contact: Adrienne Van Lare,

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Release ID: 21-1020
Media Contact: Monika Hammer 240-463-2442
Categories: Library