Unemployment group to meet


LEWISTON — The Lewiston CareerCenter, 5 Mollison Way, hosts an Unemployed Professionals Group every Monday from 1-4 p.m.

The Lewiston/Auburn Area Unemployed Professionals Group provides support, resources, and networking opportunities for unemployed and underemployed professionals while providing employers with a valuable talent pool from which to recruit and hire.

The upcoming program topics are: Jan. 8, Behavioral Interviewing (Stephanie Fisher, Manpower); Jan. 15, no meeting; Jan. 22, Job Search Strategies (Heather Banester Bassett, Employment Times); Jan. 29, Finding a Job Using Staffing Services (Sheila Williams, Kelly Services).

Registration is not required for the Unemployed Professionals Group.

A job club will meet at the CareerCenter every Monday from 10 a.m.-12 noon. Topics vary weekly, but focus on job search strategy and skills, networking and information sharing. Registration is not required for the Job Club.

Other workshops offered at the CareerCenter include: Career Decision Making; Writing a Resume; and Interviewing Skills. Call 753-9005 to register for the workshops and to get additional information.

All events are free of charge and are held at the CareerCenter.