LEWISTON – The Lewiston CareerCenter announces the August workshop schedule and the speakers for the Unemployed Professionals Group, which meets every Monday from 1 to 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.

Upcoming program topics are as follows:

Aug. 6 – “Internal Strength during Job Search,” presented by Filomena Day, Better Day Adventures

Aug. 13 – “Starting Your Own Business: Ready, Set, Go!” presented by Kurk Lalemand, Next Level Business Coaching

Aug. 20 – “Resume Doctor,” presented by Cher Tyra, CareerCenter

Aug. 27 – “Let’s Start with a Business Idea! Self Employment Basics,” presented by Lupe Martinez, Unemployed Professionals Group member

Registration is not required for the Unemployed Professionals Group.

A job club will meet at the CareerCenter every Monday from 10 a.m. to 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: Job Search Skills, Career Decision Making, Writing a Resume, and Interviewing Skills. Phone 753-9005 to register for the workshops and to get additional information.

All events are free of charge and are held at the CareerCenter, 5 Mollison Way, Lewiston.