Hamden American Job Center
37 Marne Street, Hamden, CT
Walk-ins Welcome, or call ahead to reserve space (203) 859-3200. You must create a CTHires account to attend. Click below for link. DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS for creating a CTHires account.
FUNDAMENTALS OF RESUME WRITING
Fri., Nov. 2, 9 AM - 12 PM
Thurs., Nov. 15, 1 - 4 PM
Learn how to write a focused résumé needed to secure job interviews and employment offers. Topics include thinking like an employer, strategies for developing essential parts of the résumé, keywords, relevant vs. irrelevant information, formatting and cover letters.
INTERVIEWING STRATEGIES AND TECHNIQUES
Mon., Nov. 5, 9 AM - 12 PM
Thurs., Nov. 29, 1 - 4 PM
Learn how to strategically prepare for critical job interview questions. Topics include company research, developing a candidate message, questions to ask the employer, closing the interview and following up.
OVER 40 & LOOKING FOR WORK
Tues., Nov. 13, 1 - 4 PM
Mon., Nov. 19, 9 AM - 12 PM
Designed to address the specific needs and challenges of job seekers over 40. Learn strategies to overcome age bias and successful techniques to land your next job.
SUCCESSFUL JOB SEARCH STRATEGIES
Mon., Nov. 26, 9 AM - 12 PM
Learn job search strategies that will help you successfully secure your next position. Topics include employer research, importance of preparation and organization in the job search, networking and using social media to establish a digital presence.