Virtual Training

Goodwill offers free career development opportunities to help people reach their personal and professional goals. Goodwill’s virtual training options enable job seekers to access a wide range of employment and training services where and when they need them. Upcoming training options are listed below and updated regularly.  Register for a specific event using the links below or email info@goodwillnwnc.org for more information. All virtual training services are free unless otherwise noted. To get the latest on virtual services, register for Goodwill’s weekly newsletter.

The Future of Jobs
Even before the disruption of COVID-19, the labor market had been shifting for decades due to globalization, automation and other forces. It’s even been called “the fourth industrial revolution.” As with any large-scale transition, there have been major challenges for our country’s workforce.  This webinar explores a few ways job markets could continue to shift and provides tips on how workers can remain competitive in a changing labor market.
Date: Wednesday, June 3 from 1:30-2 p.m. (EDT)
Register: Click here to register

Resume Bootcamp: Tips for Standing out and Avoiding Common Mistakes
Confused about what makes a good resume? We tackle this often-confusing topic by offering not just tips, but also explaining the “why” behind the advice.
Date: Wednesday, June 10 from 1:30-2 p.m. EDT)
Register: Click here to register

LinkedIn Webinars – Beginner/Intermediate Users
Whether you’re looking for a job or just want to improve your professional presence online, knowing how to use LinkedIn is an essential skill. The Professional Center by Goodwill offers weekly LinkedIn webinars where you can get personalized guidance and instruction. Learn about creating a compelling profile, posting content, invitations, recommendations, job searches, and general strategies.
When: Thursdays, 10 a.m. – Noon (EDT)
Register: Email to request a registration link.

LinkedIn Webinars – Experienced Users
Whether you’re looking for a job or just want to improve your professional presence online, knowing how to use LinkedIn is an essential skill. Goodwill’s “Tuesdays@2” live Q&A sessions offer experienced LinkedIn users the opportunity to engage with Professional Center Director Randy Wooden.
When: Tuesdays, 2-3 p.m. (EDT)
Register: Email to request a registration link.