Library Offers Three Seminars for Job Seekers in April

Published on: March 31, 2011

Workforce Solutions will offer three job-search seminars in April at the Lone Star College-Tomball Community Library. These free seminars are held on the second floor in the computer lab room, L-207.

The “Networking/Using the Internet” seminar will be held on Wednesday, April 6 from 2 to 4 p.m. Participants will learn how to effectively use the Internet for their job search and increase the visibility of their resume. They will also learn how to develop a list of helpful contacts and create a marketing profile to promote their skills and abilities.

The “Creating a Resume/Completing the Application” seminar will be held on Wednesday, April 13 from 2 to 4 p.m. Participants will learn how to fill out thorough, accurate and neat applications as well as compose effective resumes that make their education, skills and experience clear and marketable to the employer.

The “Resume Lab” seminar will be held on Wednesday, April 20 from 2 to 4 p.m. With the help of an experienced trainer, all participants will learn to build a modern, effective resume in Microsoft Word and save it electronically for future use.  

For more information or to register for these free job-search seminars, call Lone Star College-Tomball Community Library at (832) 559-4211 or 559-4219. The library is located off State Highway 249 between the intersections of Baker Drive and Zion Road.

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With more than 69,000 students in credit classes for Spring 2011 and a total enrollment of more than 85,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in Texas. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of five colleges: LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris and LSC-Tomball; six centers; LSC-University Park; LSC-University Center at Montgomery; LSC-University Center at University Park; Lone Star Corporate College; and LSC-Online. To learn more, visit LoneStar.edu.