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.



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



COD Career

COD Career Fair 2016

Saturday, February 6, 2016, 9:00am to 2:00pm, at College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137, in the Physical Education Center

The COD Career Fair is open to all students and community with an emphasis on attracting: students, unemployed or underemployed community members, individuals looking to change careers, & recent graduates. Registration for the Career Fair and/or preparation workshops is strongly encouraged, but not required. All workshops and the Career Fair event are free to the public.

For more information & to register, click here.


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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WHERE TO FIND JOBS

NETWORKING

JOB APPLICATIONS, RESUMES, & INTERVIEWING



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