• 63°

R3 Center announces December schedule for workshops

KANNAPOLIS ó The R3 Center is offering numerous career development workshops and resume clinics in for adults in Rowan and Cabarrus counties during December. All of the programs are provided free of charge.
The R3 Center, at 200 West Ave. in Kannapolis, is a career development center established by Rowan-Cabarrus Community College to assist displaced workers, those who are unemployed or under-employed.
The centerís mission is built on three Rs ń a refocus on individual skills and interests, retraining and further education, and partnering with other workforce development agencies to secure career-oriented re-employment.
The centerís December schedule of workshops includes the following sessions. Due to the popularity of its free sessions, the R3 Center strongly encourages clients to call 704-216-7201 in advance to reserve a place
New Client Launch ń 9 a.m. on Dec. 2, 12 and 16; 2 p.m. on Dec. 14 and 6 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 13. New Client Launch is an orientation program for persons who have never attended an R3 Center workshop or taken advantage of its other services.
Identifying Your Career Options ń 9 a.m. on Dec. 5; and 2 p.m. on Dec. 19;
Interview Techniques ń 6 p.m. on Dec. 6;
Itís Not Who You Know; Itís Who You Meet ń 9 a.m. on Dec. 6;
Stand Out from the Competition ń 2 p.m. on Dec. 8;
Looking for Work at 50+ ń 9 a.m. on Dec. 19;
Looking for Work with a Criminal Record ń 9 a.m. on Dec. 7;
Letter Writing for the Job Seeker ń 11 a.m. on Dec. 20;
Online Job Hunting ń 9 a.m. on Dec. 9;
The R3 Center also will offer multiple resume clinics to help job searchers improve their current resume or create a new one from start to finish. Please call to reserve a seat. The resume clinics are scheduled for:
9 a.m. on Dec. 15;
2 p.m. on Dec. 20; and
p.m. on Dec. 5.
The R3 Center helps adult workers assess their skills, aptitudes, training and academic credentials, and future career interests to develop an action plan for career growth. All R3 Center services are provided free-of-charge. The centerís normal office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. The R3 Center will, however, be closed from Dec. 22-Jan. 2, reopening on Tuesday, Jan. 3.
The R3 Center partners with other workforce development agencies, including the Centralina Workforce Development Board, JobLink Career Centers of Cabarrus and Rowan counties, N.C. Employment Security Commission, and other area community colleges.
For more information about the R3 Center and its services and programs, please call 704-216-7201, or visit the centerís website at www.rccc.edu/r3center/.

Comments

Comments closed.

Crime

Blotter: Rockwell man arrested on felony drug, breaking and entering charges

Local

Rep. Amber Baker discusses legislative session during Rowan Democrats breakfast meeting

Local

Thousands of locals, out-of-towners gather for a groovy time at annual Hippie Fest

News

N.C. Zoo ready for expansion if lawmakers OK funding

Education

RSS budgeting for tens of millions in federal COVID-19 relief funding

East Spencer

‘Back in full swing’ for the spring: East Spencer community gathers for food, fun and fellowship at Spring Fest

Local

Rowan native Lingle among those honored with NC Military Veterans Hall of Fame induction

Business

Former pro baseball player, Tar Heel standout Russ Adams finds new career with Trident Insured

Education

Profoundly gifted: Salisbury boy finishing high school, associates degree at 12

Local

Cheerwine Festival will stick to Main Street, stay away from new park in September

Lifestyle

Celebrating Rowan County’s early cabinetmakers

Education

Service Above Self announces youth challenge winners

Business

Economic Development Commission creates search tool for people seeking Rowan County jobs

Columns

Amy-Lynn Albertson: Arts and Ag Farm Tour set for June 5

High School

High school baseball: Mustangs top Falcons on strength of hurlers

Business

Biz Roundup: Application process now open for Rowan Chamber’s 29th Leadership Rowan class

Sports

Keith Mitchell leads McIlroy, Woodland by 2 at Quail Hollow

Nation/World

States scale back vaccine orders as interest in shots wanes

Nation/World

Major US pipeline halts operations after ransomware attack

News

NC budget dance slowed as GOP leaders differ on bottom line

News

Judge limits footage that family can see of deputy shooting

Coronavirus

People receiving first dose of COVID-19 vaccine grows by less than 1%

Education

Rowan-Salisbury Schools brings Skills Rowan competition back to its roots

Business

Weak jobs report spurs questions about big fed spending