Adult Services

Thinking About College of DuPage?

Posted September 23, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services,Teen Services

On Monday, October 13th, College of DuPage is hosting an informational presentation for prospective students.

Information tables will be set up from 9am to 10:15am, with a Welcome and Admissions presentation running from 10:15 am to 11am in the Belushi Performance Hall, McAninch Arts Center. From 11am to 1pm, there will be Breakout Sessions.

To RSVP for this event, go to admissions.cod.edu

Directions to the campus can be found at cod.edu/maps

On the Job Front: Career Re-Launcher (The CREW) Workshop on Sept. 27

Posted September 19, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services

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Re-launching your career is a major undertaking.  Expert help is available at the Career Re-Launcher Workshop (The CREW) on  Saturday, September 27  from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. at the Villa Park Public Library.

This  workshop is designed to provide practical and relevant advice to those who are attempting to revive an old career or begin a new one. The session is particularly helpful for those who have been laid-off, fired, or involved in a company-wide or departmental  reorganization.

Tom Somora, an employment services representative with IDES (Illinois Department of Employment Services), provides participants with the tools to re-enter the job market and find a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Bring a pen, paper and an open mind. Space is limited. Call 630-834-1164, ext. 5 to register.

Small Business: Small Business Association (SBA) Webinars

Posted September 8, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services

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The Small Business Association is offering several upcoming webinars in September and October to assist small business owners. Sessions include:

  • How Social Media Can Help Your Small Business Succeed
  • Twitter
  • Growing Your Business Webinar Series, 3-part series
  • Affordable Care Act 101
For more information and to register, click here

 

 

On the Job Front: Elmhurst College Offers Free Career Workshop – Extreme Make-Over

Posted September 2, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services

 

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Elmhurst College  is offering a career workshop on Saturday, September 6, 2014: Extreme Make-Over: Re-Assess and Re-Prioritize Your Path. This workshop is FREE and open to the general public (a light meal will be provided).  You may attend in person or online stream  (link provided upon registration).  The presenter is John Newton, a Human Resources and Learning Development professional who is the Founder of John Newton and Associates.

When

Saturday, September 6, 2014
8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Where

Elmhurst College
Circle Hall
Room 131

To register: contact Trudy Sulita at trudys@elmhurst.edu or 630.617.3492

 

September is National Literacy Awareness Month

Posted September 2, 2014 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

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Please join us in celebrating National Literacy Awareness Month by learning more about adult literacy needs in DuPage County and how you can help change someone’s future.  Click here for a schedule of orientation or training classes.  Call Literacy DuPage at 630.416.6699 or check out www.literacydupage.org for more information.

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