Training and Recruitment Events at Triad Goodwill for August 6th and beyond | training
Second chance for a personal recruitment event, Wednesday, August 11, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Greater First United Baptist Church, 1409 Deep River Road, High Point, NC. This personal recruitment event is ideal for those involved in the judiciary or looking for a job.
Multiple employers will be attending including Area Wide Protection, McDonald’s, Marco’s Pizza, Take Five, National Pipe & Plastics, Two Twins & A Truck, Bojangles, and more!
This is an outdoor event and no registration is required.
Virtual training event: Access- Database Essentials, on Monday, August 9th from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm In this workshop you will learn the basics of working with databases on the Microsoft Access platform. Register here
Virtual training event: Let’s Get Digital – Social Media for Business, on Tuesday, August 10th from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. In this workshop you will learn how to: determine the best social media channels for your company, create local awareness and build a network and find free resources to help your business gain exposure.Register here
Virtual Training Event: Create with Canva I, Wednesday, August 11th, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Canva enables users to easily create beautiful designs and documents. In this workshop, you’ll learn how Canva is perfect for easily creating beautiful slides, flyers, posters, social media posts, book and album covers, presentations, resumes, photo collages, and more. Register here
In-Person Training Event: Building with Canva II, on Thursday, August 12th from 10:00 am – 12:30 pm Do you need a practical Canva training session? No problem! This one-on-one course provides you with additional support to create beautiful masterpieces in Canva. Must attend Canva I to participate. Space is limited! Register here
In-person Training Event: Basic Workplace Skills – Attendance and Reliability, on Thursday, August 12th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Employers are now looking more for employees who are reliable and who will contact you in good time. This course includes instruction on various topics to help you get noticed at work, so that you become an employee who is considered reliable. These include: recognizing behaviors that show reliability, developing strategies for good attendance and time management, understanding appropriate reactions in the event of being late or absent, and learning how to properly follow instructions. Register here
In Person Training Event: Interviewing Basics – How to Tell Your Story 2, on Thursday, August 12th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Learn to articulate your skills, strengths and work experience; practice how to address difficult / uncomfortable questions, such as criminal history. These include: focusing on preparing for the interview, learning how to respond to different types of interview questions, learning to articulate skills, strengths and work experience, learning and practicing how to address difficult or uncomfortable questions such as gaps in work experience, criminal history, questions about illegal interviews, and more… plus learning and applying effective and successful follow-up strategies, keys to re-branding and identifying appropriate clothing for an interview. Register here
Virtual training event: With a growth mindset, on Thursday, August 12th from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm In order to be successful in life, we have to keep learning and constantly developing. In this course, students will learn to develop a growth mentality and overcome our tendency to have a fixed mindset. Students learn to become more self-conscious, to allow vulnerability in learning strategies, and to practice tools that will help build a growth mentality. Register here
In-person Training Event: Unconscious Bias Part 1, on Friday, August 13th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Being a leader is hard work! All people, no matter who they are, have unconscious prejudices that influence our behavior and our decisions. This course is designed to deepen your understanding of conscious and unconscious prejudice. The course helps to: define unconscious biases and their various forms, develop tools to identify how biases can influence your decisions and behaviors, and create a range of measures to deal with unconscious biases. Register here
Virtual Training Event: Microsoft Monday – Power Bi Fundamentals, on Monday, August 16 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. This course is an introductory course to Microsoft’s Power BI platform. The coursework includes: getting started with Power BI Desktop, connecting to various data sources, how queries work, and learning basic DAX (Database Expression Language). Register here
Virtual training event: Jotform Basics I, Wednesday, August 18th from 11:00 am – 12:30 pm The JotForm online form builder is a very popular tool trusted by millions of users worldwide. The software makes it easy to design, test, and publish beautiful forms for any purpose. This training is aimed at small business owners, marketing assistants, customer support teams, graphic designers, virtual assistants, and freelancers. Register here
Personal training event: Jotform Basics II, on Thursday, August 19th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Do you need a practical Jotform training? No problem! This personal course offers you additional support in developing Jotform forms. Must take part in Jotform I to be able to participate. Space is limited! Register here
Personal training event: CV development, on Thursday, August 19 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Find out how you can adequately support your résumé and how you can incorporate work experience gained during your imprisonment. These include: defining what a resume is and what its purpose is, learning about different resume formats and their advantages and disadvantages, step-by-step creation of the most common sections in resumes, knowing how to appropriately supplement your resume, Learning what information should be included and what pitfalls to avoid, and preparing and writing your resume. Register here
Personal Training Event: Unconscious Bias II, on Friday, August 20th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm This course is a continuation of Unconscious Bias I and expands the development of tools for recognizing and managing the various forms of unconscious bias. Register here
Orientation every Monday!
Jobs On The Outside Orientation (ongoing personal training) Triad Goodwill presents the Jobs on The Outside Orientation program. Learn more about how this program can help you discover opportunities, develop skills, and market yourself successfully. Orientation takes place Every Monday, 10:00 am to 11:00 am at our 1235 Eugene Street Greensboro, NC Career Center. Registration required. You can register for this session by contacting our Career Center at 336.544.5305 or emailing us at [email protected].
Weekly info sessions on the HVAC certification program!
In-person information event: HVAC certification program, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. daily at Triad Goodwill’s Career Center, 1235 S. Eugene St. Greensboro NC 27406. Are you looking for a career change with great earning potential? Interested in a career in the HVAC industry? The starting salary for entry-level positions as an HVAC technician averages $ 18 an hour. We recently partnered with Maintenance Heroes (a division of Occupation heroes Incorporated) and the local non-profit organization Reading connections To provide an excellent HVAC training program to all interested adults in Central North Carolina. We also have a partnership with WRLP (Welfare Reform Liaison Project) to provide support services to qualified individuals.
The sessions will provide individuals with information related to the HVAC program, income potential, and other professional development opportunities available to them! Register here.
About triad goodwill:
Triad Goodwill (Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Inc.), a 501 (c) (3) leading non-profit, promotes the value of work by providing career development services, skills training, and job opportunities for people in need. Over the past year, Triad Goodwill has provided 20,868 services, cared for 7,249 people in the community, and placed 1,022 workers in competitive employment. 85 ¢ of every dollar earned in Triad Goodwill Stores support their mission of Improving lives and enriching communities through the power of work.