Professional Workshops

CareerSource Broward’s professional workshops and RISE Helpline are available at NO COST. The workshops are designed to help keep you competitive in your search for employment and are taught by certified workforce professionals with you in mind. Presentations cover a variety of topics, including résumé writing, interview tips, social media, and more.

About the Workshops

These one-hour workshops are currently being presented as live interactive webinars using the Zoom online platform. Descriptions of the workshops can be found by clicking on the tabs below. Workshop dates, times, and the direct links can be found by visiting our events calendar here. To participate in the workshop, select the presentation you wish to see at the available time you prefer. 5-10 minutes before the workshop begins, click the provided link on your computer or mobile device to watch the presentation. *Please note that you will need to download Zoom on your device to participate in the webinar. To create a Zoom account, click here

If you are a professional in career transition, we have specialized workshops to assist you. To find out more about the PPN Program, click here.

If you have questions about résumés, interviews, job searching with LinkedIn, or using the Employ Florida website, we are here to help! Call (954) 828-0229 between 9 a.m. through 3 p.m. Monday through Friday to speak to one of our certified workforce professionals privately for assistance.

Available Workshops

This workshop is designed to motivate and empower job seekers to become employed. With the right tools, you can achieve this! Workshop topics include: understanding the changing job market, identifying your skills/accomplishments, networking strategies, job search methods/tips, and writing effective cover letters.

Employers in many industries often say that a major reason why workers are not hired or cannot keep their jobs is because they lack Soft Skills. In this workshop, we will examine the cognitive, emotional, social, and other skills related to how you operate in any workplace and interact with others professionally. (1.5 hours)

Learn how to use TORQ, an online software program that assesses your skills, compares them with other occupations that require similar skill sets, performs an analysis that shows you how close the skills matches are, and recommends additional training options.

In this workshop, you will learn different résumé styles, as well as the importance of using keywords in your résumé and what hiring managers respond to most. Workshop topics include: résumé style options and benefits, the importance of keywords, and presenting your skills on a résumé.

      As you write and revise your résumé, there are a number of issues that may be preventing you from getting that interview. In this workshop, learn the most common résumé mistakes and let us help you get your résumé into the “yes” pile!

      Note: it is recommended that you attend the Résumé Preparation workshop prior to this.

      Get pointers on using social media to search for jobs, find decision-makers, and make new career connections. Workshop topics include: using social media to network, creating a profile online, building relationships, and job searching through LinkedIn.

      Discover the most effective ways to promote yourself and professionally showcase your knowledge to get the results you want. Workshop topics include: examining common interview questions, promoting yourself, researching companies, and setting a positive impression.

          Learn and understand how to do a video interview and what to expect from commonly used interview platforms such as Hirevue, Jobvite, VidCruiter, and more. You will receive tips and techniques to how to be successful in a video interview.

              Learn how to ace your next interview with this interactive webinar. Participate with other motivated job seekers in role playing answers to commonly asked interview questions. Practice makes perfect! (1.5 hours)

              Note: it is recommended that you attend the Telephone or Video Interview Skills workshop prior to this.

              This workshop highlights simple strategies to manage personal finances. Workshop topics include: taking steps to assess financial behavior, creating a practical spending plan, building savings, and finding affordable banking options.

              This workshop discusses credit, debt, and how to make wise choices for your stronger financial future. Workshop topics include: how to generate assets, ways to reduce debt, and planning for retirement.