If you are entering or re-entering the workforce, you can increase your marketability by having the essential computer skills necessary for work in most traditional offices. Understanding commonly used computer software can make landing a job in a new location much easier, particularly if relocation makes it necessary for you to work in a different career field. Use this training to master the functionality of Microsoft Office, used in most office environments across the country and globe, and select from XP, 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 or Office Tips. Learn how to create Word documents, Excel spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations and more.
If you are self-employed or work as an independent contractor, learning the Microsoft Office Suite can help you get and stay organized. Learn how to efficiently keep track of business expenses, client information and work assignments.
Take advantage of the free online training opportunities that are available to you. After completing a training course, determine whether you would like to learn more about the subject. If so, consider looking into classes at a local community college or community center. For other ideas and suggestions, call Military OneSource at 800-342-9647 to speak with a SECO career coach or use the Live Chat feature on the MySECO website for additional guidance.