Target Resume Workshop - North Suburban Cook County American Job Center

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Event Date Apr 23, 2019 9:30 AM
Event Address: 723 W Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, Illinois 60005

Attend the "Targeted Resume Workshop"


Discover why a targeted resume is a must in today's competitive job market. In this special advanced workshop, you'll learn the steps involved to develop a targeted resume for the job you're applying for.  Best of all, you'll create a targeted resume during the workshop which will be critiqued during the workshop.  You’ll learn how to: 

  • Maximize the job description in creating the resume
  • Highlight your unique skills and experience based on the job description
  • Increase your chances of getting through the ATS using keywords from the job description 



  1. You must have attended a Power Employment Workshop.  To sign up for a "Power Employment Workshop," follow the link below, find a Power Employment Workshop date that works, then click Register for this Event.
  2. You must bring a basic resume that you'd like to turn into a targeted resume. 
  3. You must bring 1 CURRENT JOB POSTING upon which you will base your targeted resume. 
You will also need to bring your resume on a USB stick for editing; laptops will be available, however, you can bring your own device. WiFi is available.

 Space is limited to 10 People for this workshop!  Walk-ins will only be accommodated if space is available. Pre-register by copying the link below; upon opening the page, find Targeted Resume Workshop and click Register for this Event to ensure your spot.


Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Time:  9:30am - 12:30pm
Location: North Suburban Cook County American Job Center  723 W. Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL

Note: Please arrive 10 minutes early to sign in. This workshop will begin on time.

If you’re unable to attend this workshop after registering, please cancel it 24 hours prior to the event by:

  • (WHEN LOGGED IN) CLICK on your name at the top right hand side of the website to open your profile information.
  • Choose the Event Registration column
  • CLICK cancel in the ACTION COLUMN. 

This Event has occurred in the past