Job-seekers can polish up resumes and interview skills this week

Monday through Friday is Workforce Development Week, and the Workforce Innovation Board of Western Illinois has organized a variety of job-related services for Knox County this week. 

Today from 9:00am – 3:00pm the Knox County Workforce Office on Main Street in Galesburg will offer resume assistance and mock interviews, as well as unemployment insurance filing and Joblink registration.

Also today at Carl Sandburg College in Building B – Student Center, there will be “Interview Bootcamp” from 5:30-7:00pm.

Tuesday there will be mock interview sessions and resume assistance at the Knox County Workforce Office in downtown from 9:00am – 3:00pm.

Carl Sandburg College representatives will be on hand with an “Interview Bootcamp” at Carl Sandburg College in Building B tomorrow from 5:30pm-7:00pm.

College representatives will offer interview prep, proper dress, body language and more.

Wednesday there is a veterans and seniors fair at the Galesburg American Legion from 10:00am – 1:00pm – sponsored by Representative Dan Swanson.

Another “Interview Bootcamp” will take place at Carl Sandburg College on Friday in Building C from 1:00pm to 2:30pm.