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In response to healthy social distancing, we remain dedicated to being here for you!

Below are our online options to provide you with the information, resources, and skills for you.  Please explore these online options below!

 Webinar and Online Meeting Helpful Hints:

1.) The Phoenix Indian Center is currently using Zoom technology for online webinars and meetings. We are researching other online platforms and if we switch to another in the future, we will provide information here on our website for how to connect. 

2.) What device will you be using for the Webinar or Online Meeting? Please go through these steps well before the webinar or meeting

  • Attending using a mobile device (phone)? Be sure to download the Zoom app
  • Attending using a laptop or desktop computer? Create a FREE Zoom account at www.zoom.com

3.) Go to the link provided and provide any pre-information (if necessary) well before the start of the webinar or meeting

4.) Be sure to click on the link that will be provided and log into the webinar/online meeting a minimum of 5 – 10 minutes early. That gives you time to fix problems if needed. 

For questions or for more information, you can always call our office at 602-264-6768 or email us at info@phxindcenter.org

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM        Informational Interviews        Click here to register

Want to really find out about a career field or job? The informational interview is a highly effective way of gaining insight into your career interests! Here you will learn what an informational interview is, how to conduct them and how they can help you network to gain a job. Only 20% of open jobs are listed in online job search engines (indeed, monster, careerbuilder). Informational interviews can help you gain access to the 80% of jobs not advertised. This is a must workshop for those wanting to accelerate their job search.

 

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM        Job Search Strategies        Click here to register

Create a plan for your job search. In this session you will plan your job search, schedule your week to be more effective, develop your own “elevator speech” and learn how to effectively utilize your job search network through using internet and networking skills. You will learn to use the computer to investigate and become familiar with the different types of on-line job boards. In this workshop, you will also discover how to access the “hidden job market”. We’ll show you how to find jobs which are not online or in the newspaper. Job search engines only constitute 20% of the total jobs out there…we’ll show you how to find the hidden 80%! The more you know about job searching, the faster you will find employment!!

 

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM        Aceing the Interview        Click here to register

To get the job, you must “Ace the interview!” To get you ready, we cover every detail needed to prepare you for your interview. Let’s prepare for and have an effective interview! In this session, we will cover the interview process from beginning to end. We will address how to get ready for the interview, how to make a good first impression, recognize the various types of questions and utilize the STAR technique and a review of the 50 most common interviewing questions. We will also review questions for you to ask the interviewer (a crucial moment in your interview) and follow-up tips.

 

Thursday, July 9, 2020 

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM        Customer Service         Click here to register

Your customer service skills can make you a valued employee!!! Today’s business’ have a completely different challenge from those in the past because customer expectations for service and value have increased dramatically. During this workshop you will learn the skills and communication strategies employers are looking for in a strong customer service focused employee. 

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM           What Employers Want        Click here to register

Be that ideal employee that employers seek! Learn what employers seek in a potential employee and how you can demonstrate this knowledge, skills and abilities in your resume, interview and social media. We live in a right to work state where a person can be terminated for any reason. In learning what employers want from an employee, it helps avoid those areas that can lead to job termination.

Friday, July 10, 2020

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM     Job Tips For Ex-Offenders          Click here to register
Dealing with potential employers is never an easy task for individuals with criminal records. Overcoming obstacles to employment is part of the focus of this workshop. By removing perceived obstacles, you can learn to present yourself with a positive attitude and gain the confidence you need for success! The workshop will help individuals with background issues write a resume, complete a job application and interview with confidence. We also focus on the preparation of how you present the information concerning your background in the interview.
Monday, July 13, 2020
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM        Resume and Cover Letter          Click here to register
Now is a perfect time to get your resume up to date or create one if you haven’t done so. We offer instruction in the construction of the one-page Combination Resume, the most effective format! In this session, we will introduce the purpose of a resume, how to sell yourself, tips and types of resumes, and how to create the resume. A cover letter will be developed to introduce your skills and your resume to the employer. We will also provide a format to list all your references

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM        Informational Interviews        Click here to register

Want to really find out about a career field or job? The informational interview is a highly effective way of gaining insight into your career interests! Here you will learn what an informational interview is, how to conduct them, and how they can help you network to gain a job. Only 20% of open jobs are listed in online job search engines (indeed, monster, careerbuilder). Informational interviews can help you gain access to the 80% of jobs not advertised. This is a must workshop for those wanting to accelerate their job search.

 

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM        Job Search Strategies        Click here to register

Create a plan for your job search. In this session you will plan your job search, schedule your week to be more effective, develop your own “elevator speech” and learn how to effectively utilize your job search network through using internet and networking skills. You will learn to use the computer to investigate and become familiar with the different types of on-line job boards. In this workshop, you will also discover how to access the “hidden job market”. We’ll show you how to find jobs which are not online or in the newspaper. Job search engines only constitute 20% of the total jobs out there…we’ll show you how to find the hidden 80%! The more you know about job searching, the faster you will find employment!!

 

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM        Aceing the Interview        Click here to register

To get the job, you must “Ace the interview!” To get you ready, we cover every detail needed to prepare you for your interview. Let’s prepare for and have an effective interview! In this session, we will cover the interview process from beginning to end. We will address how to get ready for the interview, how to make a good first impression, recognize the various types of questions and utilize the STAR technique and a review of the 50 most common interviewing questions. We will also review questions for you to ask the interviewer (a crucial moment in your interview) and follow-up tips.

 

Thursday, July 16, 2020 

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM        Customer Service         Click here to register

Your customer service skills can make you a valued employee!!! Today’s business’ have a completely different challenge from those in the past because customer expectations for service and value have increased dramatically. During this workshop you will learn the skills and communication strategies employers are looking for in a strong customer service focused employee. 

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM           What Employers Want        Click here to register

Be that ideal employee that employers seek! Learn what employers seek in a potential employee and how you can demonstrate this knowledge, skills and abilities in your resume, interview and social media. We live in a right to work state where a person can be terminated for any reason. In learning what employers want from an employee, it helps avoid those areas that can lead to job termination.

 

Friday, July 17, 2020

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM     Job Tips For Ex-Offenders          Click here to register
Dealing with potential employers is never an easy task for individuals with criminal records. Overcoming obstacles to employment is part of the focus of this workshop. By removing perceived obstacles, you can learn to present yourself with a positive attitude and gain the confidence you need for success! The workshop will help individuals with background issues write a resume, complete a job application and interview with confidence. We also focus on the preparation of how you present the information concerning your background in the interview.

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM        UICAZ Monthly Meeting        Click here to register

Join us and be part of our coalition working toward creating positive partnerships within our community for our families and youth!

 

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM        Rx 360 Workshop        Click here to register

Join us for a workshop that will help raise awareness of the risks of prescription drug misuse, and will teach how to properly store and dispose of these medications. Also, learn resistance strategies and methods. This is one you won’t want to miss!

 

*If a link does not appear, it will be added closer to the meeting date.

For more information please contact our prevention team at 602-264-6768.

Monday, July 13, 2020

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM        FAFSA Workshop: What do I need to complete my FAFSA?       Link to register coming soon

It is not too late to submit your FAFSA. We will demystify the common FAFSA misconceptions and provide one-on-one assistance with all things financial aid. Be ready to log in to start FAFSA and play FAFSA trivia to win gift cards.

 

Monday, July 20, 2020

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM        College & Trade School Application Workshop: Writing Your Personal Statements & Other Essays for College Admissions        Click Here to register

College or Trade School application help is here, every Monday, until July 20th. Our team will help you find your interests, narrow down the college you want to apply to, and start your application. Hands-on help with your personal statement will help you create a strong application for school. Join in this two-hour workshop for one or all of these workshops. Sign up today!

 

 

*If a link does not appear, it will be added closer to the meeting date.

For more information please contact our youth development team at youthprograms@phxindcenter.org or 602-264-6768.

Monday, July 20, 2020

 

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM       Beginning Navajo Weaving        Registration link coming soon

Have you ever wanted to learn Navajo weaving? Our Beginning Navajo Weaving virtual workshop is perfect for you! This session is an introduction to Navajo weaving and will teach the importance of utilizing traditional methods, including warping a Navajo style loom. Participants will also receive an overview of basic weaving patterns and designs. This virtual workshop is designed for participants ages 12 years old and up. Workshops will take place on Mondays and Wednesdays from July 20 – September 2, 2020.

 

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

 

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM        Beginning Navajo Weaving        Registration link coming soon

Have you ever wanted to learn Navajo weaving? Our Beginning Navajo Weaving virtual workshop is perfect for you! This session is an introduction to Navajo weaving and will teach the importance of utilizing traditional methods including warping a Navajo style loom. Participants will also receive an overview of basic weaving patterns and designs. This virtual workshop is designed for participants ages 12 years old and up. Workshops will take place on Mondays and Wednesdays from July 20 – September 2, 2020.

 

Saturday, July 25, 2020

 

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM        Intermediate Navajo Weaving        Registration link coming soon

Have you taken the beginning Navajo Weaving course and want to take your skills a step further? Join our Intermediate Navajo Weaving virtual workshop. The intermediate session puts your skills to use utilizing traditional methods and is a continuation of weaving patterns and designs at the intermediate level. This virtual workshop is designed for participants ages 12 years old and up. Workshops will take place on Saturdays from July 25 – September 5, 2020.

 

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM        Ribbon Skirt Making        Registration link coming soon

Join us for this fun and interactive introductory series on how to make a Native style Ribbon Skirt! An expert instructor will guide participants through a step-by-step process as they learn to create a ribbon skirt of their own. Participants must have access to a sewing machine. This virtual workshop is designed for participants ages 12 years old and up. Workshops will take place on Saturdays from July 25 – August 15, 2020.

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