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.



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


Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair - Aurora

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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


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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WHERE TO FIND JOBS

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JOB APPLICATIONS, RESUMES, & INTERVIEWING



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