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This calendar features events hosted by Heartland Workforce Solutions, our partner organizations and others across the Omaha Metro community. If you’d like to put an event on the calendar, you can submit a request.

January 2021

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Virtual Career Boot Camp – Urban League of Nebraska

The Urban League of Nebraska’s Career Boot Camp is an intensive program designed to give you the skills and training you need to work in a high-demand career field in Omaha today.

  • Applicants must be 17 years of age or older
  • 3 week program, Monday-Friday, 10AM-1PM
  • Develop an Individualized Employment Plan
  • Tailor-made Resume Writing
  • Workshops/Guest Speakers
  • Job Fairs/Leads
  • Receive Certifications
  • Receive a Cash Incentive!

Class Time and Date:
January 4, 2021– January 22, 2021
10:00AM– 1:00PM
402-453-9730

Click here to register

Events Career Seekers Training
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Youth Budgeting Workshop

Are you a WIOA-Youth participant that is interested in learning how to develop and manage a budget?

This free workshop is for WIOA-Youth participants who want to make better spending habits and/or increase their savings. Participants will create a monthly spending snapshot of their spending and income. The workshop will also cover savings plans, budgeting goals and participants will create a realistic budgeting plan to meet their money goals!

Sign up for the Budgeting Workshop (Zoom 2pm-3pm) at autumn.lemmer@hws-ne.org or call/text 402.278.4977

Click here for more youth workshop dates

Events Training
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JUMPSTART! – The Ultimate Guide To Resumes 12:00 – 1:30 pm

The Ultimate Guide to Resumes –This is THE Ultimate Guide to Resumes! Learn about all types of resumes, and which one is right for you. You’ll learn all about the best way to display your skills, abilities, and accomplishments. This is a MUST for all.

Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – Interview Success: All the Answers 12:00 – 1:30 pm
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Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) Workshop

Are you a WIOA-Youth Participant and want to learn more about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®)?

This workshop is for WIOA-Youth participants who are either entering college for the first time or returning to college. It’s designed to introduce participants to the FAFSA and financial aid process.

Sign up for the FAFSA Workshop (Zoom 2pm-3pm) at autumn.lemmer@hws-ne.org or call/text 402.278.4977

Click here for more information on FAFSA 

Click here for more WIOA Youth workshops

Events Training
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JUMPSTART! – Exceptional Customer Service 9:15 – 10:45 am

Exceptional Customer Service- Providing exceptional customer service is a cornerstone of professionalism. It promotes efficiency, the company’s positive reputation, relationship building, and more. Attend this webinar to know and recognize customer service best practices.

Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – LinkedIn: Maximizing Your Professional Potential 12:00 – 1:30 pm

LinkedIn: Maximize Your Professional Potential- Did you know that 95 percent of recruiters and hiring managers currently use LinkedIn to find candidates? This workshop will teach you all about LinkedIn, how to create a profile, and more.

Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – My Skills, My Goals, Targeted Job Search 9:15 – 10:45 am

My Skills, My Goals: The Targeted Job Search-What do you need to be successful in job search? This workshop answers that and more! Join us to learn about our FIVE proven job search strategies and how to start applying them immediately. We look forward to meeting you!.

Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – The Ultimate Guide To Resumes 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – Intro to Networking 9:15 – 10:45 am
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JUMPSTART! – Tapping in to your Inner Strength 12:00 – 1:30 pm

Tapping Into Your Inner Strength-Starting a job search can be worrying, so let’s address those concerns and fears. This workshop helps you tap into your inner strength and confidence as an employee, but also as a person. Tap into your strength and register today.

Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – LinkedIn: Maximize Your Professional Potential 9:15 – 10:45 am

LinkedIn: Maximize Your Professional Potential- Did you know that 95 percent of recruiters and hiring managers currently use LinkedIn to find candidates? This workshop will teach you all about LinkedIn, how to create a profile, and more.

Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – Financial Wellness While Seeking Employment 12:00 – 1:30 pm
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WIOA-Youth Motivated Skills Workshop

This free Motivated Skills workshop is for WIOA-Youth participants who want to build up their resume, cover letter or interview skills. Participants will complete a short assessment to help them identify their strongest, most enjoyable skills (your Motivated Skills!). These are the skills you put on your resume, cover letter, or discuss in job interviews.

Sign up for the Motivated Skills Workshop (Zoom 2pm-3pm) at autumn.lemmer@hws-ne.org or call/text 402.278.4977

Click here for more youth workshop dates

Events Training
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JUMPSTART! – My Skills, My Goals: Targeted Job Search 9:15 – 10:45 am

My Skills, My Goals: The Targeted Job Search-What do you need to be successful in job search? This workshop answers that and more! Join us to learn about our FIVE proven job search strategies and how to start applying them immediately. We look forward to meeting you!

Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – Interview Success: All the Answers 12:00 – 1:30 pm

Interview Success: All the Answers-The interview is potentially one of the most important meetings in job search. How well the interview goes can determine if you’ll work in a job you love. This workshop will teach you all interview preparation and success.

Events Career Seekers Training
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Veterans Forward Orientation 10:00 – 11:00 am

Veterans Forward Orientation- This veteran-specific orientation will help you learn how to get through applicant tracking systems, adjust your job search to today’s technology, update your resume and LinkedIn profile, and so much more! We look forward to seeing you!

Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – The Ultimate Guide To Resumes 9:15 – 10:45 am

The Ultimate Guide to Resumes –This is THE Ultimate Guide to Resumes! Learn about all types of resumes, and which one is right for you. You’ll learn all about the best way to display your skills, abilities, and accomplishments. This is a MUST for all.

Events Career Seekers Training
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Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) Workshop

Are you a WIOA-Youth Participant and want to learn more about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®)?

This workshop is for WIOA-Youth participants who are either entering college for the first time or returning to college. It’s designed to introduce participants to the FAFSA and financial aid process.

Sign up for the FAFSA Workshop (Zoom 2pm-3pm) at autumn.lemmer@hws-ne.org or call/text 402.278.4977

Click here for more information on FAFSA

Click here for more WIOA Youth workshops

Events Training
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Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation 1:00 – 2:00 pm

WIOA Orientation-Congratulations! You’re on the path to a brand new career. At our online orientation we’ll discuss all the career services available to you through our program as well as how to apply, what workshops to attend, training/education opportunities, and more!

Click here to learn more about the WIOA

Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – Intro to Networking 9:15 – 10:45 am

We use networking all the time – usually without even thinking about it! Networking is by far the best way to find available jobs. This workshops will teach you the best way to take advantage of it! We look forward to meeting you.

Click here to register today!

Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – Exceptional Customer Service 12:00 – 1:30 pm

Exceptional Customer Service- Providing exceptional customer service is a cornerstone of professionalism. It promotes efficiency, the company’s positive reputation, relationship building, and more. Attend this webinar to know and recognize customer service best practices.

Click here to register today!

Events Career Seekers Training
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JUMPSTART! – Introduction to Social Media 9:45 – 10:45 am
Events Career Seekers Employers Training
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JUMPSTART! – Ultimate Guide To Resumes 12:00 – 1:30 pm

The Ultimate Guide to Resumes –This is THE Ultimate Guide to Resumes! Learn about all types of resumes, and which one is right for you. You’ll learn all about the best way to display your skills, abilities, and accomplishments. This is a MUST for all.

Events Career Seekers Training