Dallas Texas Employment Resource Center

At LDS Employment Resource Services (LDS Jobs), we'll help you become gainfully employed through education and networking with local companies.Whether just starting out in your career or well established in your career, LDS Employment Resource Services (ERS) or Self-Reliance Services (SRS) can help you accomplish your career goals. The employment center or self-reliance center offers one-on-one coaching, workshops and a large database of employment, education and self-employment opportunities. By visiting the center you learn the most effective job search practices, build your network and find resources to help you further your education or manage a successful small-business.

We recommend that you log-in and begin creating your profile on ldsjobs.org prior to visiting the employment center. Even if an employment center or self-reliance center is not close enough for you to visit, ldsjobs.org offers many online resources. If you desire, an employment advisor can also provide assistance over the telephone or through e-mail.

Upcoming Events

Career Transition Workshop at Southlake - 5

July 25, 2016
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
White's Chapel UMC
185 S. White’s Chapel Blvd.
Adult Education Building, Room 3240
Southlake, TX 76092
USA

Topic:   Interviewing Tactics and Classy Answers/Questions


The Career Transition Workshop (CTW) uses creative and entertaining presentations to motivate and to teach job seekers important skills to conduct a successful job search. Each session is led by accomplished Human Resources managers, professional recruiters or senior level managers who also provide assistance with resume creation, cover letters and interviewing skills. The Career Transition Workshops are staffed by volunteers. There is no charge for the workshops. A workbook of valuable job search materials is available for a donation to WCUMC of $20 (cash or check). An audio recording of the sessions is also available online at www.careertransitionworkshop.org. Each presentation is created by John McDorman, a career Human Resources and Recruiting professional,and the Managing Director of Transitional Consulting, Dallas, Texas.


First time attendees please join us at 6:00 pm for orientation. The workshop runs from 6:30 to 9:00 pm.

Professional-Level Networking Group

July 26, 2016
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Dallas Texas Employment Resource Center

Bring your list of contacts and any networking materials you might have - networking profile, business card, etc. The AJS group meets from 8:30-9:30 prior to the Networking meeting.

Shawnee Trail Stake Networking Meeting

July 28, 2016
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Prosper Building
970 N. Coit Road
Prosper, TX 75078
USA

Networking Group Meeting held in Room 116 of the Prosper Building. Come network with others. Practice your job search techniques. Sharing job leads. Gaining hope and spiritual uplift. All are welcome to come network with others who are seeking better employment.

Career Transition Workshop at Southlake - 6

August 1, 2016
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
White's Chapel UMC
185 S. White’s Chapel Blvd.
Adult Education Building, Room 3240
Southlake, TX 76092
USA

Topic:   Interviewing Rehearsal and Win-Win Negotiations


The Career Transition Workshop (CTW) uses creative and entertaining presentations to motivate and to teach job seekers important skills to conduct a successful job search. Each session is led by accomplished Human Resources managers, professional recruiters or senior level managers who also provide assistance with resume creation, cover letters and interviewing skills. The Career Transition Workshops are staffed by volunteers. There is no charge for the workshops. A workbook of valuable job search materials is available for a donation to WCUMC of $20 (cash or check). An audio recording of the sessions is also available online at www.careertransitionworkshop.org. Each presentation is created by John McDorman, a career Human Resources and Recruiting professional,and the Managing Director of Transitional Consulting, Dallas, Texas.


First time attendees please join us at 6:00 pm for orientation. The workshop runs from 6:30 to 9:00 pm.

Professional-Level Networking Group

August 2, 2016
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Dallas Texas Employment Resource Center

Bring your list of contacts and any networking materials you might have - networking profile, business card, etc. The AJS group meets from 8:30-9:30 prior to the Networking meeting.

Shawnee Trail Stake Networking Meeting

August 4, 2016
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Prosper Building
970 N. Coit Road
Prosper, TX 75078
USA

Networking Group Meeting held in Room 116 of the Prosper Building. Come network with others. Practice your job search techniques. Sharing job leads. Gaining hope and spiritual uplift. All are welcome to come network with others who are seeking better employment.

Professional-Level Networking Group

August 9, 2016
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Dallas Texas Employment Resource Center

Bring your list of contacts and any networking materials you might have - networking profile, business card, etc. The AJS group meets from 8:30-9:30 prior to the Networking meeting.

Shawnee Trail Stake Networking Meeting

August 11, 2016
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Prosper Building
970 N. Coit Road
Prosper, TX 75078
USA

Networking Group Meeting held in Room 116 of the Prosper Building. Come network with others. Practice your job search techniques. Sharing job leads. Gaining hope and spiritual uplift. All are welcome to come network with others who are seeking better employment.

The Career Workshop for Professionals

August 15, 2016
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Dallas Texas Employment Resource Center

The Career Workshop for Professionals is geared for individuals working in a professional environment. The workshop is from 8:30-4:00 and covers the techniques that make job seekers successful in applying for positions in a professional environment, including networking, power statements, power stories 30-second summary, “Tell me about yourself” question, etc. Call to reserve a place in the workshop. Bring a laptop if you have one. (We do have a few netbooks available.) Call 972-446-3733 to sign up.

Professional-Level Networking Group

August 16, 2016
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Dallas Texas Employment Resource Center

Bring your list of contacts and any networking materials you might have - networking profile, business card, etc. The AJS group meets from 8:30-9:30 prior to the Networking meeting.

The Resume Workshop

August 17, 2016
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Dallas Texas Employment Resource Center

The Resume Workshop generally follows the Monday Career Workshop for Professionals. Learn how to write a print version resume, a version for uploading in an Applicant Tracking System and a text version resume when asked to copy and paste in an online application. Cover letters and business cards are also reviewed. Bring a laptop if you have one; if not, when registering asked for a netbook to be reserved for you. Bring a job description for which you want to apply. Register for the class by calling 972-446-3733 to sign up.

The Interview Workshop

August 18, 2016
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Dallas Texas Employment Resource Center

The Interview Workshop provides participants an opportunity to practice behavioral and technical questions asked during actual interviews.They also learn about the types of interviews, proper dress, body language and pre/post interview follow-ups. Participants are asked to register for the class by calling 972-446-3733.

Shawnee Trail Stake Networking Meeting

August 18, 2016
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Prosper Building
970 N. Coit Road
Prosper, TX 75078
USA

Networking Group Meeting held in Room 116 of the Prosper Building. Come network with others. Practice your job search techniques. Sharing job leads. Gaining hope and spiritual uplift. All are welcome to come network with others who are seeking better employment.

Professional-Level Networking Group

August 23, 2016
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Dallas Texas Employment Resource Center

Bring your list of contacts and any networking materials you might have - networking profile, business card, etc. The AJS group meets from 8:30-9:30 prior to the Networking meeting.