UI claimants that have questions regarding their claim please call UIA at 866-500-0017.
Individuals that prefer to visit the Oakland County Michigan Works Oak Park center please call for an appointment at 248-691-8437.


Visit the Workshop Calendar for dates and times!  Please call to register for Resume, Interview and LinkedIn.      248-691-8437

RESUME WORKSHOP (Thursdays 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Fridays 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, Room 108)
· Choosing a resume format that best highlights your unique career history
· Creating a descriptive “picture” of your work experience
· Writing a resume that can be read and understood quickly
· Knowing what should and should not be on a resume
· Writing an effective cover letter

INTERVIEW WORKSHOP (Thursdays 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Room 108)
· Methods for finding job openings and creating a job search plan
· Job application dos and don’ts
· What to expect in your next interview and how to prepare for it
· Getting ready to ask great questions and give effective answers
· Following-up after the interview and writing thank you notes
· Salary negotiations

COMPUTER BASICS WITH BRENDA – (Tuesdays 9:00 am – 11:00 pm, Room 110)
· Microsoft Word basics
· Create, edit & save documents
· Copy / Paste
· Inserting charts & symbols
· Formatting styles

LINKEDIN – (Wednesdays 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Room 110)
· Build a better, more powerful LinkedIn profile
· Get a great profile photograph taken
· Upload a background photo
· Using LinkedIn for job search
· Getting companies to notice you

Call Us at (248) 691-8437 to set up an appointment with a Career Planner
· Interviews make everyone nervous: Get over the jitters with practice and preparation
· One-on-one practice – Do a “mock” interview
· Are you interviewing ready? Get some key pointers!