Events Schedule

Overview

All events take place at MEC, 120 N. Redwood Dr., San Rafael, unless otherwise noted.
All activities are populated on a drop in basis - first come, first serve.
Must be on time!
Activities are provided by MEC as well as other partner agencies.

Click here to print in monthly calendar format, includes workshop descriptions

MARCH 2015

Month
Day
Event Name Time

MARCH

1
C L O S E D / W E E K E N D
 
MARCH
2
  • Reset Go Orientation - Attend this orientation or introduction to workshops provided by Reset Go. If you were recently laid-off, feel challenged by today's stagnant job market, retired and felling aimless, or beginning to doubltyourself and what yu have to offer Reset Go can ehlp you find the direction focus and motivation you need.
  • 1 - 3 pm

MARCH

3
  • Microsoft Powerpoint: Part 1
  • MEC Orientation:Learn about the array of services MEC has to offer.
  • 9 am - 12 pm
  • 10:30-11:30 am

MARCH

4
  • The Successfuly Mindset for Today's Job Market: An exploration of the reasons why we work and how our fears can prevent us from getting and keeping jobs.
  • 9 am - 12 pm

MARCH

5
  • Career Assessment: Designed to help you identify occupational interests, make choices, and set job goals based on assessment of your interests, personality and skills.

  • Microsoft Powerpoint: Part 2

  • MEC Orientation:Learn about the array of services MEC has to offer.
  • 9 am - 3 pm
  • 9 am - 12 pm
  • 1:30 - 2:30 pm

MARCH

6
  • Microsoft Powerpoint: Part 3
  • 9 am - 12 pm

MARCH

7
C L O S E D / W E E K E N D  

MARCH

8
C L O S E D / W E E K E N D  

MARCH

9
  • Master Applications & References: Learn why employers use applications and what they want to know; prepare for and avoid knock-out factors; make points and get interviews. References are a critical, necessary step in the hiring process--learn to contact and coach your references.
  • 9 am - 12 pm

MARCH

10
  • The Internet & Hidden Jobs: The Internet is a great research tool, but most employers rarely post jobs there. You can still use the Internet to find these employers. If you have been browsing job listings on line without good results, bring your specific job goals to this workshop and learn new ways to search for jobs.
  • Microsoft Outlook/Office 365: Part 1
  • MEC Orientation: Learn about the array of services MEC has to offer.
  • Networking 101: Learn how to develop a network of influential working people.  Build mutual and beneficial relationships that lead you to decision makers. Take the sting out of calling and connecting and begin to nurture contacts into job leads.
  • 9 am - 12 pm
  • 9 am - 12 pm
  • 10:30 - 11:30 am
  • 1 - 3 pm

MARCH

11
  • Resumes: Learn how to write your resume to fit the needs of your future employer. Position your skills and accomplishments to make your resume stand out from the rest.  Learn the key points on what makes a good cover letter
  • 9 am - 12 pm

MARCH

12
  • Interviewing Techniques: Day 1: Learn how to sell yourself and ace the job interview. Improve your answers to tricky and difficult questions. Demonstration and rehearsal is part of this class. Successful interviewing is essential. You will get actual videotaped practice interviewing and receive positive feedback as part of this course. This is a two-day workshop; you must attend both days.
  • Microsoft Outlook/Office 365: Part 2
  • MEC Orientation: Learn about the array of services MEC has to offer
  • 9 am - 3 pm
  • 9 am - 12 pm
  • 1:30 - 2:30
  • 1:30 - 2:30

MARCH

13
  • Interviewing Techniques: Day 2 Learn how to sell yourself and ace the job interview. Improve your answers to tricky and difficult questions. Demonstration and rehearsal is part of this class. Successful interviewing is essential. You will get actual videotaped practice interviewing and receive positive feedback as part of this course. This is a two-day workshop; you must attend both days.
  • Microsoft Outlook/Office 365: Part 3
  • 9 am - 3 pm
  • 9 am - 12 pm

MARCH

14
C L O S E D / W E E K E N D  

MARCH

15
C L O S E D / W E E K E N D

MARCH

16
   

MARCH

17
  • Linkedin: Part 1
  • MEC Orientation: Learn about the array of services MEC has to offer.
  • 9 am - 12 pm
  • 10:30 - 11:30 am

MARCH

18
   

FEBRUARY

19
  • Linkedin: Part 2
  • MEC Orientation: Learn about the array of services MEC has to offer.
  • 9 am - 12 pm
  • 1:30 - 2:30 pm
MARCH
20
  • Linkedin: Part 3
  • 9 am - 12 pm

MARCH

21
C L O S E D / W E E K E N D
 

MARCH

22
C L O S E D / W E E K E N D
 

MARCH

23
   

MARCH

24
  • Microsoft Excel: Part 1
  • MEC Orientation: Learn about the array of services MEC has to offer.
  • Training Opportunities and Information Session: Learn about Workforce Investment Act training funds, what the requirements are and how to apply for training.
  • 9 am - 12 pm
  • 10:30 - 11:30 am
  • 1:30 - 3 pm

MARCH

25
  • Renaissance Center Marin: Orientation to services
  • 11 am - 12 pm

MARCH

26
  • Microsoft Excel: Part 2
  • MEC Orientation: Learn about the array of services MEC has to offer.
  • 9 am - 12 pm
  • 1:30 - 2:30 pm

MARCH

27
  • Microsoft Excel: Part 3
  • 9 am - 12 pm

MARCH

28
C L O S E D / W E E K E N D
 
MARCH
29
C L O S E D / W E E K E N D
 
MARCH
30
  • Making Age an Asset in your Job Search: Many older job seekers are concerned about encountering age discrimination in the hiring process or workplace. come to this workshop to learn more about legal protections for older workers, how to make your experience an assetr, and tips for resumes and interviewing.
  • 1 - 3:30 pm
MARCH
31
  • Microsoft Word: Part 1
  • MEC Orientation: Larn about the array of services MEC has to offer.
  • 9 am - 12 pm
  • 10:30 - 11:30 am

Accommodations are available upon advance requests to individuals with disabilities.