Workshops and Events

Welcome to the JVS Calendar of Events!

 

Cancelled - Core 4 Business Planning Course

Monday's and Wednesday's
March 23, 25, April 6 and 8
6 - 8:30 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

This 10-hour business planning course will give you the information and skills that you need in the four "CORE" elements of planning and sustaining a business: Plan for business success; Plan your business to meet the needs of the market place; Plan for your business cash flow needs; and Plan how your business will operate.  Sponsored by Citi Community Development. $50 fee for all four sessions, $40 early bird registration by March 16th.  Scholarships available.

Call Connie for more information or to register at 312.673.3422.

 

Microsoft Publisher Workshop 1

Wednesday and Thursday
March 25 and 26
Anshe Motele Congregation
Rogers Park Computer Lab
6526 N. California
Chicago, IL  60645

Learn desktop publshing, including how to produce greeting cards, certificates, newsletters and calendars.

Branding

Wednesday, April 1
1 - 4 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Road

Skokie, IL  60077

Differentiate yourself from the competition.  Discover your unique value and learn how to sell what an employer is buying

Presented by Career Moves

Microsoft Excel Workshop 1

Wednesday and Thursday, April 1 and 2
9 am - 1 pm
Anshe Motele Congregation
6526 N. California
Chicago, IL  60645

Learn how to use Excel to create spreadsheets and workbooks that you can use to store, manipulate, and share your data.

LinkedIn 1

Thursday, April 2
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Navigate the site and construct your profile.

Presented by Career Moves

QuickBooks Basic 1

Friday, April 3, 2015
9 am - 1 pm
JVS Chicago
Computer Lab
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Learn how to setup and organize teh chart of accounts and general ledger.

Cover Letters

Wednesday, April 8
9 am - 12 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Produce a cover letter that is engaging and positions you as a problem solver.

Presented by Career Moves

Microsoft PowerPoint Workshop 1

Wednesday and Thursday, April 8 and 9
9 am - 1 pm
Anshe Motele Congregation
56526 N. California
Chicago, IL  60645

Learn how to use Powerpoint to begin creating engaging, dynamic multimedia presentations. 

Resumes

Thursday, April 9
9 am - 12 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Craft a relevant and impactful resume that sells your strengths and cuts through the clutter.

Presented by Career Moves

Microsoft Excel Workshop 1

Monday and Thursday, April 13 and 16
9 am - 1 pm
JVS Chicago
Computer Lab
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606

Learn how to use Excel to create spreadsheets and workbooks that you can use to store, manipulate and share your data.

Microsoft Publisher Workshop 1

Monday and Tuesday April 13 and 14
9 am - 1 pm
Anshe Motele Congregation
5626 N. California
Chicago, IL  60645

Learn  the desktop publishing capabilities, including how to produce greeting cards, certificates, newsletters and calendars.

Networking

Tuesday, April 14
1 - 4 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

See how each person you meet can become a connection who can help you land your next job.

Presented by Career Moves

Interviewing

Wednesday, April 15
9 am - 12 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Learn how to turn an interview into a winning conversation that can turn into an offer.

Presented by Career Moves

Microsoft Word 2

Wednesday, and Thursday, April 15 and 16
9 am - 1 pm
Anshe Motele Congregation
5626 N. California
Chicago, IL  60645

Learn how to use word more efficiently by automating some tasks and creating complex documents that include, lists, tables, charts, graphics and newsletter layouts and will merge data to personalize correspondence and labels.

LinkedIn 2

Thursday, April 16
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Navigate the site and construct your profile in two separate workshops.  This networking tool is a must for anyone in the job market.

Presented by Career Moves

Staying Motivated in a Tough Job Market

Thursdays, April 16, 23, 30 and May 7
2:30 – 4:30 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Road, 2nd Floor
Skokie, IL  60077

Looking for a job takes an enormous amount of emotional energy.

QuickBooks 2: Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable

Friday, April 17
9 am - 1 pm
JVS Chicago
Computer Lab
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Learn how to prepare invoices, statements of customer payments. The class will offer demonstrations of vendor profile setup, entering bills, tracking bills, and paying bills.

Microsoft PowerPoint Workshop 1

Monday and Thursday, April 20 and 23
9 am - 1 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Learn how to use PowerPoint to begin creating engaging, dynamic multimedia presentations.

Micorosft Excel Workshop 2

Monday and Tuesday, April 20 and 21
9 am - 1 pm
Anshe Motele Congregation
6526 N. California
Chicago, IL  60645

Learn to create advanced workbooks and worksheets, including advanced formulas, tables, PivotTables, Pivot Charts and data filtering.

Microsoft PowerPoint Workshop 2

Wednesday and Thursday, April 22 and 23
9 am - 1 pm
Anshe Motele Congregation
6526 N. California
Chicago, IL  60646

PowerPoint is a computer program taht you use to create a collection of slides athat can contain text, charts, pictures, sounds, movies, and multimedia.

QuickBooks 3: Payroll

Friday, april 24
9 am - 1 pm
JVS Chicago
Computer Lab
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Learn how to setup employee profiles, time sheets, salary, project base billing and payroll taxes.  QuckBooks payroll class will also help you with filing forms for state and federal payroll taxes.

Microsoft Publisher Workshop 1

Monday and Thursday, April 27 and 30
9 am - 1 pm
JVS Chicago
Computer Lab
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Learn the desktop publishing capabilities of Publisher, including how to produce greeting cards certificates, newsletters and calendars.

Branding

Tuesday, May 5
1 - 4 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Road

Skokie, IL  60077

Differentiate yourself from the competition.  Discover your unique value and learn how to sell what an employer is buying

Presented by Career Moves

Cover Letters

Wednesday, May 6
9 am - 12 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Produce a cover letter that is engaging and positions you as a problem solver.

Presented by Career Moves

LinkedIn 1

Thursday, May 7
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Navigate the site and construct your profile.

Presented by Career Moves

Branding

Thursday, May 7
1 - 4 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Differentiate yourself from the competition.  Discover your unique value and learn how to sell what an employer is buying

Presented by Career Moves

LinkedIn 1

Monday, May 11
1 - 4 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Navigate the site and construct your profile.

Presented by Career Moves

Resumes

Tuesday, May 12
1 - 4 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Craft a relevant and impactful resume that sells your strengths and cuts through the clutter.

Presented by Career Moves

Cover Letters

Wednesday, May 13
1 - 4 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Produce a cover letter that is engaging and positions you as a problem solver.

Presented by Career Moves

Resumes

Thursday, May 14
9 am - 12 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Craft a relevant and impactful resume that sells your strengths and cuts through the clutter.

Presented by Career Moves

Interviewing

Monday, May 18
9 am - 12 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Learn how to turn an interview into a winning conversation that can turn into an offer.

Presented by Career Moves

LinkedIn 2

Monday, May 18
1 - 4 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Navigate the site and construct your profile in two separate workshops.  This networking tool is a must for anyone in the job market.

Presented by Career Moves

Networking

Tuesday, May 19
1 - 4 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

See how each person you meet can become a connection who can help you land your next job.

Presented by Career Moves

Networking

Tuesday, May 19
1 - 4 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

See how each person you meet can become a connection who can help you land your next job.

Presented by Career Moves

LinkedIn 2

Thursday, May 21
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Navigate the site and construct your profile in two separate workshops.  This networking tool is a must for anyone in the job market.

Presented by Career Moves

Interviewing

Thursday, May 21, 1 - 4 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Learn how to turn an interview into a winning conversation that can turn into an offer.

Presented by Career Moves

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