CAREER AND JOB SEARCH



LinkedIn

Job Seekers - LinkedIn: Beyond the Basics!

Thursday, February 11, 2016, 7:00pm - 8:30pm, in the Helen Plum Library Auditorium

R. David Rahn, of What's That Noise?, builds upon basic LinkedIn knowledge to maximize 2nd & 3rd tier connections & learn how to most effectively use the Jobs, Companies, and Groups tabs.

Click here to Register or call Adult Services at 630-627-0316.



LinkedIn

Job Seekers - Ten Things to Make Yourself More Marketable

Thursday, March 10, 2016, 7:00pm - 8:30pm, in the Helen Plum Library Auditorium

How we present our selling points can be a deal breaker or a sale. Bob Podgorski, RRP Enterprises, will show the top ten ways to market your talents and beat out the competition.

Click here to Register 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 JVS Chicago-Career Moves, is available to offer 30-minute, one-on-one, job search counseling at the library. Free & open to the public.

To make your appointment for Tuesday, February 23 (4th Tuesday), email Joyce at joycebogolub@jvschicago.org or call her at 312-907-0094


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*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
    - Learn to type-Free!

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