CAREER AND JOB SEARCH


Job Search Perspective

Job Seekers - Job Search Perspective, Strategy, & Goals!

Thursday, June 11, 2015, 7:00pm - 8:00pm, in the Helen Plum Library Auditorium

Becky Brillon, of the Community Career Center, returns to help you develop a strategic plan for your job search.

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



Networking 101

Job Seekers - Networking 101

Thursday, September 10, 2015, 7:00pm - 8:00pm, in the Helen Plum Library Auditorium

Bonnie Liptak, of Career Growth Unlimited, will show you how to develop contacts you already have, & how to create & maintain new contacts in your job search.

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



JVS

JVS Job Search Counseling

Every 3rd Tuesday, 9:00am - 12:00noon, in the 2nd floor Helen Plum Library conference room

Joyce Bogolub, of Jewish Vocational Services - Lombard, is now available to offer 30-minute, one-on-one, job search counseling at the library. Free & open to the public.

To make your appointment, call Joyce Bogolub directly at 630-889-0548.



Chicago Sky

Chicago Sky Career Fair

Friday, June 5, 2015, 4:30pm - 7:00pm, at Allstate Arena, 6920 N. Mannheim Road, Rosemont, IL 60018 (Skyline Room across from stadium)

Come meet participants from the Chicago-land businesses and sports franchises. Teams include the Chicago Bears, Chicago Wolves, Northwestern University, Chicago Sky, Rivers Casino, New World Van Lines, Dick's Sporting Goods, Corner Bakery, & many more. Full-time, part-time and internship openings. Registration is $20 and includes access to the career fair and ticket to the Sky game vs. Indiana Fever at 7:30 pm. Parking is $13.

For more information & to register, click here

Welch Job Fair

State Representative Welch Hosts Hiring Fair

Saturday, June 6, 2015, 10:00am - 2:00pm, at Proviso Math & Science Academy, 8601 W. Roosevelt Rd., Forest Park, IL 60130

Free & open to the public. Connect with local & state employers for a chance to network, submit resumes, & get information about resources for the unemployed & underemployed.

For more information, click here



Cunningham

State Senator Cunningham Hosts Hiring Fair

Thursday, June 25, 2015, Veterans welcome starting at 9:00am, General Public welcome from 10:00am until 1:00pm. At Orland Park Civic Center, 14750 Ravinia Avenue, Orland Park, IL

Sponsored by State Senator Bill Cunningham (D-Chicago), State Representative Frances Hurley (D-Chicago), & the Illinois Department of Employment Security.

For more information & to register, click 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*NET 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
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Fax (630) 627-0336

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Lombard, IL 60148

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