Career and Finance

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Pickard Conference Room

Space is limited for this popular session. Register online or call (913) 826-4600.

In this session, you’ll learn some tips and techniques for writing effective resumes and cover letters. This gives you a good start finding and getting the job you want. The presenter will discuss targeted resumes, format and structure, common errors, proofreading methods, key words and electronic resumes and cover letters. Presenter: Karen Silins, president of A+ Career and Resume, certified resume writer and career coach. 

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This session provides basic information about Medicare and the steps you’ll take to enroll. Participants will hear a presentation about enrolling in Medicare. You’ll leave confident in navigating this important process that is the door to health management for seniors. 

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This program introduces you to Microsoft Excel as a personal financial management tool. This is a hands-on computer class where participants learn basic Excel commands to create a personal budget spreadsheet. Hands-on learning is the best way to improve digital literacy. Intermediate computer skill level needed. 

Presenter: Troy A. Burgher, MCP. 

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Space is limited for this popular session. Register online or call (913) 826-4600.

This program introduces you to Microsoft Excel as a personal financial management tool. This is a hands-on computer class where participants learn basic Excel commands to create a personal budget spreadsheet. Hands-on learning is the best way to improve digital literacy. Intermediate computer skill level needed. 

Presenter: Troy A. Burgher, MCP. 

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Pickard Conference Room

Space is limited for this popular session. Register online or call (913) 826-4600.

“It’s not what you know, it’s who you know” is never a truer adage than when you’re looking for a job. In this session, job seekers can learn how to network effectively so that they can identify / be hired for new job opportunities. Topics covered include The 5 Point Networking Plan; The 12 Principles of Networking; Creating a Compelling Introduction; Conducting an Effective Informational Interview. 

Presenter: Tammy Kabell of Career Resume Consulting

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