Workforce Development Week to Feature Résumé Review Workshop
August 21, 2015—The week of August 31 has been designated as “Workforce Development Week.” To mark this event, the Workforce Board of Western Illinois, in partnership with the Pike County Economic Development Corporation and John Wood Community College, has planned a workshop to celebrate the designation and assist individuals in the community.
A résumé review will be held on Wednesday, September 2 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm at JWCC’s Pittsfield Education Center. Staff will be available to review résumés, assist individuals with résumé preparation, answer questions about careers and provide applications for available jobs throughout the area. Employers are invited to send job openings, applications or on-line listings to Gina Sheurman at the Pike County Economic Development Corporation (PCEDC) at firstname.lastname@example.org by August 31.
In addition, the Workforce Board of Western Illinois would like to remind everyone that having an updated and professionally crafted résumé is important. For assistance in preparing or reviewing your résumé, contact the Career Services Department of John Wood Community College at (217) 641-4905. The local workforce system offers a broad and intensive range of individual and business services to equip citizens with higher skills and to supply businesses with qualified workers.
For more information on the event, please contact Pike County Economic Development Corporation Executive Director Gina Sheurman at 217-440-5101 or by email at email@example.com.