CAREER AND JOB SEARCH



Self Assessment

Job Seekers - Self-Assessment for Careers & Jobs

Thursday, October 9, 2014, 7:00pm - 8:30pm, in the Helen Plum Library Auditorium

Self-assessment is a crucial part of a job seeker's overall marketing plan. Join Jeanne Kempiak, College of DuPage Career Counselor and Professor, to learn how to look within yourself to discover skills, values, interests, and preferences as they relate to the workplace.

To register, go to: http://helenplum.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp or call Adult Services at 630-627-0316.


AtoZ

Job Seekers - Zero In on Your Job Search Targets!

Thursday, November 13, 2014, 7:00pm - 8:30pm, in the Helen Plum Library Auditorium

Use AtoZ Databases to reach key people and increase job search efficiency. This search tool is free to all library visitors and free from home when using your Helen Plum Library card.

To register, go to: http://helenplum.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp or call Adult Services at 630-627-0316.




hiringourheroes

Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair - Aurora

Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 10:00am to 1:00pm, at Pipers Banquets, 1295 Butterfield Trail, Aurora, IL

FREE job fair hosted by University of Phoenix, IDES, IL Dept of Veterans Affairs, US Chamber of Commerce, & others. Includes a workshop for veterans and other military job seekers that focuses on job search skills starting at 8:30 a.m.

For more information click here



Get Hired

Area-Wide Job Fair - Arlington Heights

Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 9:30am to 2:30pm, at Forest View Education Center, 2121 S. Goebbert Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Hundreds of jobs, no registration required, dress professionally & bring resumes. Sponsored by IL workNet, IDES, & others.

For more information click here



Wayne Township

Wayne Township Job Fair

Monday, October 20, 2014, 10:00am to 1:00pm, at the Wayne Township Senior Center, 27W031 North Avenue, West Chicago, IL 60185

Free & open to the public. Employers include FedEx, Lowe's, UPS, State Farm, & many others. Hosted by Wayne Township.

For more information click here

Or call Cindy at: 630-231-7140


JOB SEARCH TOOLKIT

COPING WITH UNEMPLOYMENT & RELATED ISSUES

CAREER EXPLORATION & TRAINING

  • Career Information-IDES
    - Find the latest information on occupations, wages, education and training requirements, outlook and much more
  • CareerOneStop
    - A US Dept. of Labor site that offers career resources and workforce information to job seekers, students, businesses, and workforce professionals.
  • GCFLearnFree.org
    -Free online tutorials for learning Internet basics, Microsoft Office, computers, & more.
  • My Next Move
    - A US Dept. of Labor site that offers career exploration that matches your interests & training.
  • O*NETTM OnLine!
    - Explore occupational knowledge and skill requirements to see how they match with interests and abilities.
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook (BLS)
    - Covers hundreds of occupations and describes what they do, work environment, how to become one, pay, and more. Also includes BLS employment projections for the 2010–20 decade.
  • Salary.com
    -Explore salaries for jobs in the US.
  • TypingWeb
    - Learn to type-Free!

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