Upcoming Events

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February 2024

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Smart Start Workshop #1 Class #6
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Are you or someone you know thinking of starting/growing a small business? To register for the next Smart Start Business Start-Up Workshop Series (10 workshop series, twice per week). Please contact Dianne Hanrahan at dhanrahan@jtbc.org or call 724-728-4860 ext. 233 to register. This is a in-person workshop at PA Caree , ...
LinkedIn Profile & Network (Online via Zoom)
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Build your profile and your network in this hands-on workshop. Bring your resume or job history to expand your LinkedIn profile and grow your network. Write a professional bio and add to your skills and experience sections. Participants should already have a LinkedIn profile to take this workshop. Email digitalbvr@lite , ...
Excel for Job Search
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Organize your job search, track applications, follow-up, important email addresses, deadlines, and job postings. Review basic Excel skills – navigate and customize your Job Search Workbook. To register, contact us at (412)-760-5718 or email DigitalBVR@literacypittsburgh.org. You can also register on the PA CareerLink® , ...
Open Computer Lab with Instructor
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Drop-in time for individual instruction in a group setting. An instructor will guide you in learning any basic computer skill. Email digitalbvr@literacypittsburgh.org or call or text (412)-760-5718 to register. , ...
Preparing for a Virtual Interview (Online via Zoom)
2:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Gain tips for interviewing for a job on Zoom in a variety of aspects including choosing an appropriate, professional background and lighting. Discuss other aspects to consider well ahead of time such as location, Wi-fi connection, troubleshooting, and more. Additionally, learn about tools you can purchase to make your , ...
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Resume Workshop
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Looking to improve your resume writing skills? To register, please call 724-728-4860 ext. 237. You can also register on the PA CareerLink® website at www.pacareerlink.pa.gov. This is a in-person workshop at PA CareerLink Beaver County. , ...
Intro to Excel Class 1 of 6 (Online via Zoom)
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Excel is Microsoft’s spreadsheet software. Gain an overview of the program and learn to use many features of the software to create budgets and other spreadsheets. Additionally, learners will have the opportunity to work on skills like storing and organizing files on the computer. Learners will take a NorthStar assessm , ...
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Smart Start Workshop #1 Class #7
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Are you or someone you know thinking of starting/growing a small business? To register for the next Smart Start Business Start-Up Workshop Series (10 workshop series, twice per week). Please contact Dianne Hanrahan at dhanrahan@jtbc.org or call 724-728-4860 ext. 233 to register. This is a in-person workshop at PA Caree , ...
Typing 101 (Online via Zoom)
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Get started with touch typing in this one hour and fifteen-minute workshop. Practice using the “Home Row” to increase your speed and improve accuracy. Use two typing platforms and see what your average Words Per Minute are. Practice includes instant feedback and games for a fun and rewarding experience.  Email digitalb , ...
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Intro to Excel Class 2 of 6 (Online via Zoom)
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Excel is Microsoft’s spreadsheet software. Gain an overview of the program and learn to use many features of the software to create budgets and other spreadsheets. Additionally, learners will have the opportunity to work on skills like storing and organizing files on the computer. Learners will take a NorthStar assessm , ...
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Smart Start Networking Event
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Attention Beaver County small business owners- Come join our FREE networking event sponsored by the Smart Start small business series.  This event is held the second Friday of the month from 8:30AM -10AM. Bring business cards to share and meet other new and established business owners.  For questions or additional deta , ...
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Smart Start Workshop #1 Class #8
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Are you or someone you know thinking of starting/growing a small business? To register for the next Smart Start Business Start-Up Workshop Series (10 workshop series, twice per week). Please contact Dianne Hanrahan at dhanrahan@jtbc.org or call 724-728-4860 ext. 233 to register. This is a in-person workshop at PA Caree , ...
Typing 101 (Online via Zoom)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Get started with touch typing in this one hour and fifteen-minute workshop. Practice using the “Home Row” to increase your speed and improve accuracy. Use two typing platforms and see what your average Words Per Minute are. Practice includes instant feedback and games for a fun and rewarding experience.  Email digitalb , ...
LinkedIn Job Search (Online via Zoom)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Explore job search features LinkedIn including how to search, save searches and apply for positions. Participants should already have a LinkedIn profile with up-to-date job experience.  Email digitalbvr@literacypittsburgh.org or call or text (412)-760-5718 to register. , ...
Google Drive (Online via Zoom)
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Learn the basics of Google Drive. Identify what items can be included in a Google Drive, create and manage folders in Drive, and collaborate with others by sharing files and folders with others and changing permissions in Drive. Sign up for a Gmail account during this workshop (if needed). Email digitalbvr@literacypitt , ...
Avoiding Job Scams (Online via Zoom)
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Email digitalbvr@literacypittsburgh.org or call or text (412)-760-5718 to register. , ...
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Completing Online Job Applications (Online via Zoom)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Job seekers will gain confidence in filling out online job forms. Learn how to attach your resume and cover letter in various formats as well as learn about required fields.  Email digitalbvr@literacypittsburgh.org or call or text (412)-760-5718 , ...
Intro to Excel Class 3 of 6 (Online via Zoom)
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Excel is Microsoft’s spreadsheet software. Gain an overview of the program and learn to use many features of the software to create budgets and other spreadsheets. Additionally, learners will have the opportunity to work on skills like storing and organizing files on the computer. Learners will take a NorthStar assessm , ...
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Smart Start Workshop #1 Class #9
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Are you or someone you know thinking of starting/growing a small business? To register for the next Smart Start Business Start-Up Workshop Series (10 workshop series, twice per week). Please contact Dianne Hanrahan at dhanrahan@jtbc.org or call 724-728-4860 ext. 233 to register. This is a in-person workshop at PA Caree , ...
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Intro to Excel Class 4 of 6 (Online via Zoom)
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Excel is Microsoft’s spreadsheet software. Gain an overview of the program and learn to use many features of the software to create budgets and other spreadsheets. Additionally, learners will have the opportunity to work on skills like storing and organizing files on the computer. Learners will take a NorthStar assessm , ...
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iPhone for Beginners (Online via Zoom)
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Gain an overview of the physical parts of an iPhone and common icons. Practice developmental skills including how to search and install apps, adding and managing contacts, as well as adjusting settings within the iPhone (brightness, volume, font size, etc.). Email digitalbvr@literacypittsburgh.org or call or text (412) , ...
Excel Charts (Online via Zoom)
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Intro to Excel Class 5 of 6 (Online via Zoom)
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Excel is Microsoft’s spreadsheet software. Gain an overview of the program and learn to use many features of the software to create budgets and other spreadsheets. Additionally, learners will have the opportunity to work on skills like storing and organizing files on the computer. Learners will take a NorthStar assessm , ...
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Smart Start Workshop #1 Class #10 (Graduation)
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Are you or someone you know thinking of starting/growing a small business? To register for the next Smart Start Business Start-Up Workshop Series (10 workshop series, twice per week). Please contact Dianne Hanrahan at dhanrahan@jtbc.org or call 724-728-4860 ext. 233 to register. This is a in-person workshop at PA Caree , ...
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Preparing for a Virtual Interview (Online via Zoom)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gain tips for interviewing for a job on Zoom in a variety of aspects including choosing an appropriate, professional background and lighting. Discuss other aspects to consider well ahead of time such as location, Wi-fi connection, troubleshooting, and more. Additionally, learn about tools you can purchase to make your , ...
Intro to Excel Class 6 of 6 (Online via Zoom)
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Google Docs
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Topics covered include basic formatting text, sharing and collaborating in a Google Doc, creating lists, inserting images, and downloading files as PDFs. Students will understand how to use Google Docs in a business or school setting. Email digitalbvr@literacypittsburgh.org or call or text (412)-760-5718 to register. , ...
LinkedIn Profile & Network (Online via Zoom)
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Build your profile and your network in this hands-on workshop. Bring your resume or job history to expand your LinkedIn profile and grow your network. Write a professional bio and add to your skills and experience sections. Participants should already have a LinkedIn profile to take this workshop. Email digitalbvr@lite , ...
Open Computer Lab with Instructor
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Using Google Maps (Online via Zoom)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Learn the basics of using Google Maps for directions, researching restaurants/locations, planning public transportation, and more. Email digitalbvr@literacypittsburgh.org or call or text (412)-760-5718 to register. , ...
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LinkedIn Job Search (Online via Zoom)
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore job search features LinkedIn including how to search, save searches and apply for positions. Participants should already have a LinkedIn profile with up-to-date job experience.  Email digitalbvr@literacypittsburgh.org or call or text (412)-760-5718 to register. , ...
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