LRCC hosts workshop to help find a job

LACONIA — Lakes Region Community College (LRCC) is offering a workshop designed to help individuals who are struggling to find employment. The workshop will be held in four sessions, Wednesdays, from 10 a.m. to noon, January 15, 22, 29, and February 5, 2014.

The workshop will focus on the step-by-step process of finding employment, and will also address building self-confidence, career exploration and job search planning, how to write and market your resume, the process of customizing cover letters, mock interviewing and marketing you skills, and understanding the needs of employers to getting the job.

Lori Mahar will be instructing the workshop. Mahar is a new adjunct at LRCC for the Spring 2014 Semester, teaching in the Business Management department. Mahar is also the Program Manager for the National Able Network in Manchester, a senior community service program whose mission is to support individuals 55 years and older that are experiencing barriers in obtaining employment.

To register visit the Lakes Region Community College at 379 Belmont Road in Laconia or by telephone with the Registrar's office at (603) 524-3207. The cost of the workshop is $30.