JOB ON! Secrets to Job Search Success

Free classes to help you get the job you want!

This is a four-part series of classes, offered at the Main Library and Dimond Branch.

Main Library Schedule:

Class #1: Prepare to Get the Job You Want
Tuesday, March 5, 10 am - 12:30 pm

  • Overcome roadblocks to success
  • Get to know your skills and interests
  • How to plan your search
  • Build you support system

Classes #2 & 3: The Nitty Gritty of Job Searching
Tuesday, March 19, 10 am - 12:30 pm
Tuesday, March 26, 10 am - 12:30 pm

  • Network, network, network!
  • Finding job ads
  • Finding jobs that are not advertised
  • Job hunting on-line
  • Learning about potential companies
  • Writing a cover letter and resume that get you noticed
  • Using social media

Class #4: How to Rock Your Interview
Tuesday, April 2, 10 am - 12:30 pm

  • What to wear: see sample outfits
  • What to say and not say
  • Preparing for an interview
  • Dealing with illegal questions
  • Practice, practice, practice!
  • What to do after the interview
  • How to learn from rejection and move on 



Main Library

Bradley C. Walters Community Room
125 14th Street
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: (510) 238-3134