Editor’s note: Posts from the Community is the place for community announcements and event postings. If you have a community-oriented event you feel our readers would be interested in, please submit here.
Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin, ManpowerGroup, and United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County will partner to present three virtual workshops for local men looking to develop skills and prepare for the next steps in their employment journey.
Job experts from Goodwill’s Workforce Connection Center and Goodwill TalentBridge, in collaboration with United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County and ManpowerGroup, will present on important career-related topics including: “Building your Resume” (October 14), “Virtual Interview Preparation” (November 17), and “Success in Work” (December 9).
The workshops are open to the public; local men are encouraged to register and attend. These events are a follow up to the 5th annual Success Starts Here! 2020 Virtual Men’s Seminar, held this year on September 9.
To register for the workshops, visit the event page: https://www.unitedwaygmwc.org/Calendar/Success-Starts-Here-Building-Your-Resume.htm
This event supports United Way’s Diversity Leadership Society, which has set a goal to reduce barriers to employment and advancement among African-Americans in the region.
If you or someone you know is looking to polish their professional skills, please encourage them to attend.
About United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County: United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County fights for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in our local community. Learn more at: http://www.unitedwayGMWC.org
About Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin, Inc.: Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago is the largest Goodwill organization among 158 agencies in North America and has been providing services to the community for the past 100 years. With over 90 locations, Goodwill’s mission to provide training, employment and supportive services for people with disabilities or disadvantages who seek greater independence helps those in need across a 23-county territory. In 2019, Goodwill served nearly 43,000 men and women with disabilities and disadvantages and helped 7,932 individuals enter employment. Visit www.goodwillsew.com
- Post from Community: Goodwill, ManpowerGroup and United Way to offer free virtual workshops for job seekers - October 9, 2020
- Post from Community: United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County to focus on reducing barriers to employment & advancement in 2020 campaign - September 7, 2020
- Post from Community: ManpowerGroup and United Way partner on fifth annual Virtual Men’s Job Seminar - September 7, 2020