CAREER AND JOB SEARCH



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Job Seekers - Linkedin to Your Job Search

Thursday, September 11, 2014, 7:00pm - 8:30pm, in the Helen Plum Library Auditorium

Networking is a major tool in a successful job search. Knowing how to build an effective Linkedin profile, connect with others, and utilize group discussion and job boards is extremely important. Join Becky Brillon, of the Community Career Center in Naperville, to learn the basics and make the most of Linkedin so it can work for you.

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



Roskam Sixth District Job Fair

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Monday, July 21, 2014, 9:00am to 12:00noon, at Harper College’s Wojcik Conference Center, Harper College, 1200 West Algonquin Road, Palatine, IL 60067

FREE job fair hosted by U.S. Representative Peter Roskam at Harper College. Employers include Fifth Third Bank, Comcast, Binny's, College of DuPage, KinderCare, UPS, & many more. Registration recommended.

For more information & to register, click here


Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair

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Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 12:00noon to 3:00pm, at University of Chicago-Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 East 59th St., Chicago, IL

FREE nonprofit hiring fair for veterans, active duty military members, guard & reserve members, & military spouses. Includes an employment workshop at 11:00am. Sponsored by Robert R. McCormick Foundation, IDES, IL Dept of Veterans Affairs, US Chamber of Commerce, & others.

For more information & to register, click here


Job Fair 2014

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Friday, August 8, 2014, 9:00am to 12:30pm, at Darien Sports Complex, 451 Plainfield Rd., Darien, IL

FREE job fair hosted by IL State Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno & IL House Minority Leader Jim Durkin, with the Indian Prairie Library District. Includes employment workshops. Many employers will be present including Argonne National Lab, AT&T, ComEd, Home Depot, & several IL government agencies. Come prepared with your resume.

For more information click here or here


JOB SEARCH TOOLKIT

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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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