Job preparation is the key that opens the door to that perfect job!


Teens age 12 to 17 can take advantage of the free Career Builder Series at the Lakewood Youth Center, 4658 Woodruff Ave.

Teens can learn what it takes to successfully secure a job, from interviewing to building a resume to searching for the right job.

Sessions are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from May 9 through May 18 from 5pm to 6pm. No pre-registration required.

The topics covered are:

Tuesday, May 9 — Interview Prep: Learn the do’s and don’ts of the interview process.

Thursday, May 11 — Mock Interviews: Put your new knowledge to the test and develop your interview skills.

Tuesday, May 16 — Resume Building: Learn how to build a resume that sets you apart from the competition.

Thursday, May 18 — Finding that Job: You’ve done the prep; now find the job that’s right for you!

For more information, call the Lakewood Youth Center at 562-429-7472.