Live Webinars & Video Recordings
New Horizons offers you free, educational webinars to keep you up to date on the latest technologies and best business practices. Stay informed with live presentations and come here to view recordings of the most popular topics.
Introduction to Computers
(Live Every Friday)
DATE: Every Friday Morning
TIME: 9:00 am PST / 10:00 pm MST / 3:00 pm GMT
PRESENTER: Career Development Solutions IT Technical Mentor
Want or need to learn how to use a computer? New Horizons offers a free 90 minute “Intro to Computers” training every Friday at 9:00 AM.. There are two options to watch: 1. ONLINE - You can watch this Zoom training on your phone or a tablet, or a computer. 2. MEET & GREET - Come meet an Education Advisor at our center and we will help you watch the webinar on one of our computers.
The Interview Podcast
(Live 1st Tuesday of the Month)
If you're looking for your next job, wouldn't it be great to get the information you need to ace the interview and impress the hiring manager? Get the inside scoop to what hiring managers are looking for with Pat Miller, The Idea Coach. Watch live on Facebook or Youtube the first Tuesday of every month.
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Ms. Melodie's Learning Bytes
Haven't been back to school in a while? That's okay! Ms. Melodie has the answers to some of the most popular questions adult students have about career training. Watch as Ms. Melodie answers your questions. Click here to ask a question in her Facebook Group: Ms. Melodie's Learning Bytes and your question may be featured in the next episode.
On-Demand Career Webinars
When your résumé rocks, you’ll stand out from the crowd, prove your value and get that interview. Learn a step-by-step process you can use to clarify where you are headed and easily communicate that to others. This workshop provides a foundation that is key to building a resume that will best represent you. Click Here to Watch ▶️
Acing the Interview (And Landing the Job)
There are hot careers that are still successful even through this pandemic and recession. Think of Zoom, Microsoft, Netflix and the rest of the IT and technology industry. If you were recently laid off from a job in food service or retail sales, there is a way to transition to one of these hot careers. Click Here to Watch ▶️
How to Use WIOA Funding for Your Job Training Benefits
If you or someone you know is a dislocated or unemployed worker you may qualify for WIOA funding. The Workforce Investment Opportunity Act (WIOA) provides job training benefits to help gain skills necessary to obtain and maintain employment. To qualify, you must be approved by your local workforce development agency. This webinar will give you what you need to know to start the process. Click Here to Watch ▶️
How to Use the Post 9/11 GI Bill®
The Post-9/11 GI Bill® continues to be a valuable resource for veterans looking to begin their career after their military service. But how can you best use these benefits to create a lasting, secure career? This webinar will give you what you need to know to start the process. Click Here to Watch ▶️
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.
Leveraging LinkedIn: Learn How to Be Visible to Employers
Open your eyes to possibilities! LinkedIn is used by over 90% of employers during their hiring process. The numbers are even higher when recruiters are searching for IT professionals. When you use LinkedIn to its fullest potential, you will have hiring managers and recruiters knocking down your door to put you in a job that isn’t even posted! Click Here to Watch ▶️
Keys to Career Advancement
Getting hired and succeeding in a great job is about much more than skill and experience. It’s about having the mindset of a professional. Being a team player, making a difference and becoming indispensable and irreplaceable — becoming clearly worth far more than you’re paid. Click Here to Watch ▶️
Effective Job Search Strategies
Your goal is to land that job and you need an effective and assertive plan to do so! All hiring happens at the front of the line when you get to talk with the hiring manager, not at the end of the line when you apply for a job. This workshop teaches you how to get to the front of the line and helps you map out your action plan to be successful in your job search. Click Here to Watch ▶️