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New York Employment Services System

Career Zone Webinars

Please note that these webinars may take 1-2 minutes to download and appear on the screen depending on the speed of your internet connection. Also note that you may be prompted to "allow" or "run" web content via Web-ex. This is a normal part of the loading process for these video files and should be accepted by the user. In addition, in order to access these webinars you will need a computer that has speakers to project sound. Thank you!

Career Zone

Creating a Free Account

Individuals will learn how to create an account in Career Zone. Having an account allows for individuals to create a resume, determine their work interests, apply for jobs and more.

Career Zone

My Portfolio

Individuals will review the eighteen sections of My Portfolio including but not limited to: skills, abilities, classes and experience.

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How to Create a Resume

Individuals will be shown how to either upload a current resume or how to create one from scratch. Individuals will walk through different categories and complete the information which will populate a resume.

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Interest Profiler

Individuals will learn how to use the Interest Profiler. This tools allows individuals to rate their interests which will assist them in determining a career of interest.

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How to Search for a Job Using Keyword Search

Individuals will learn how to search for a job using the keyword search.

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How to Search for a Job with a Resume

Individuals will learn how to use the Job Search function. The presentation will also show how to search for a job using a resume.

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How to Use the Advanced Search Options

Individuals will learn how to search for an open job using the advanced search options. This will help individuals narrow down the positions they are interested in applying for.

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How to Use Job Scout

Individuals will learn how to search for an open job and how to save the search so it will be emailed to you on a regular basis.

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Creating a Cover Letter

Individuals will learn how to either upload an existing cover letter or create a new one.

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How to Create a Budget

Individuals will learn how to create a budget in Career Zone using a tool that will calculate monthly expenses based off of county and occupation.

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Work Interest Profiler

Individuals will review different terms and select the three that are of most interest to them. The profiler will then populate jobs that may interest them.