Navigate Job and Career Options

Are you looking to start a new career, switch fields or return to work
after time off? Do you wonder what the job market is like? Learn
new ways to think about careers and navigate the educational paths
needed to accomplish your goals

Create Your Elevator Speech

Communicate who you are, your idea or how you can benefit
a company or organization in a way such that any listener can
understand it in a short period of time. Learn how to design your
speech to get a positive response. Presented by Andrella Thomas with
Capital One

 

Job Searching with Google

Overwhelmed by your job search? Learn how to use tools from the
free Google Workspace to organize documents, create resumes and
track your job search. Sign up for a free Google account to follow
along with the class

January 16: Getting Started

January 30: Deadlines & Tasks with Calendar

February 13: Resume Design with Docs

February 27: Job Tracking with Sheets

Meets in-person and via Zoom.  Register online

Exploring City of Plano Jobs

Cities provide many services for their residents, and doing the work
requires good people! Find out about how different departments
serve Plano residents and the types of job opportunities that can be
found to work for the City of Plano

Jan 25: Fire-Rescue

Feb 8: Planning

Feb 22: Environmental Health & Sustainability

Mar 7: Public Safety Communications

Mar 21: Libraries

Apr 11: Police – Detention

Apr 25: Neighborhood Services

Registration required. Register online

Job Resource Connection

Network, learn new skills and find support during your job search
process at bi-weekly skill-building workshops led by professionals

Additional dates this season are:

January 8
▪️ Bill Sommermeyer from @planopolicedept will share about open positions for school crossing guards
▪️ Librarians will demonstrate how to find databases (LinkedIn Learning, Udemy, etc.) and how to utilize our Book-a-Librarian service

January 22

February 5

February 19

March 4

March 18

April 1

April 15

Platforms to Sell

Join us for an overview of available ecommerce websites to determine
which works best for various products

 

 

Monthly Meetings – Financing Options: Team Up for Entrepreneurial Success (TUES)

TUES SCORE logo

Team up with like-minded business people, start-ups and aspiring
entrepreneurs. Monthly meetings offer opportunities for networking,
problem-solving, access to resources and coaching with SCORE
Mentors, subject matter experts and Plano Library staff. Group
discussion follows a brief business-focused presentation. Bring your
challenges to the group for input, resources and solutions

Feb 27: Intellectual Property, Copyright and More
Mar 26: Credit Card Processing
Apr 23: Financing Options

Registration required. Register online

Monthly Meetings – Credit Card Processing: Team Up for Entrepreneurial Success (TUES)

TUES SCORE logo

Team up with like-minded business people, start-ups and aspiring
entrepreneurs. Monthly meetings offer opportunities for networking,
problem-solving, access to resources and coaching with SCORE
Mentors, subject matter experts and Plano Library staff. Group
discussion follows a brief business-focused presentation. Bring your
challenges to the group for input, resources and solutions

Feb 27: Intellectual Property, Copyright and More
Mar 26: Credit Card Processing
Apr 23: Financing Options

Registration required. Register online

Monthly Meetings – Intellectual Property, Copyright & More: Team Up for Entrepreneurial Success (TUES)

TUES SCORE logo

Team up with like-minded business people, start-ups and aspiring
entrepreneurs. Monthly meetings offer opportunities for networking,
problem-solving, access to resources and coaching with SCORE
Mentors, subject matter experts and Plano Library staff. Group
discussion follows a brief business-focused presentation. Bring your
challenges to the group for input, resources and solutions

Feb 27: Intellectual Property, Copyright and More
Mar 26: Credit Card Processing
Apr 23: Financing Options

Registration required. Register online