Monday - May 29, 2017


Networking with friends, relatives, neighbors and other job seekers is an important part of a job search.  Telling everyone you know what kind of job you are looking for is a great start - attending networking events will help even more!  Below are some opportunities to network and a workshop to help you learn how networking can assist you in looking for work:

Career Café

Career Café is a weekly networking event designed to connect people who are in search of employment.

At the Career Café you will:

  • Meet other people who are also looking for work
  • Share job leads and ideas concerning your job search
  • Learn job search techniques
  • Learn about area services available to people looking for work
  • Share your knowledge and experience with other job seekers.

Career Café is held every Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. (New start time effective February 2017) at 2400 Glenwood Avenue in Joliet. The coffee is on us!  Reserve your seat today by calling Mary at 815.727.5679 or email

Click HERE for more information

Networking Workshop

The Workforce Center of Will County offers a workshop titled "Networking Your Way to a New Job."  Learn the process of developing relationships and contacts with groups of relatives, friends, and acquaintances who can assist you with your job search. Includes the use of social media to network your way to a new job.  Click HERE for more information. 

Networking Groups

Click HERE for a list of area Networking Groups and Job Clubs