Job & Career Resources and Workshops

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These job searching and career information resources will help you find positions, career and industry descriptions, salary information, interviewing and resume tips, and more.

Job & Career Programs

The Chester County Library provides programs on career topics with emphasis on helping job seekers succeed in a dynamic economic environment.

Virtual: Resume Writing and the Job Search
Tuesday, January 25, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Zoom
This workshop, offered by Chester County Library in conjunction with the United Way Financial Stability Center, will review fundamentals of writing a resume: format, content, tips and tricks, required and optional sections, etc. We'll review example resumes and discuss online and print resume resources.

Registration is required. Registration will close 2 hours prior to the scheduled start time of the event. A Zoom link will be emailed to registrants 2 hours before the event begins. Make sure to check the email address you registered with to receive the link. You do not need a Zoom account to attend the virtual program. Please register online.

Virtual: Introduction to Google Forms
Tuesday, February 1, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Zoom
Are you trying to put together a survey for your personal use or for your business?  Are you in the middle of trying to decide how you can manage your next online event registrations?  Are you trying to create a pop quiz, and much more? Come to learn the basics of Google Forms which is free for you to use with your Google account.

Registration is required. Registration will close 2 hours prior to the scheduled start time of the event. A Zoom link will be emailed to registrants 2 hours before the event begins. Make sure to check the email address you registered with to receive the link. You do not need a Zoom account to attend the virtual program. Please register online.

Virtual: LinkedIn 3: Advanced Techniques
Saturday, February 19, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Zoom
With over 722 million users, LinkedIn is becoming an increasingly popular professional social media platform that is not just for jobseekers, but is a critical networking tool as well as a professional electronic rolodex. At this session, you will learn some best practices, tips, and tricks you need to know to enhance or modify your LinkedIn profile. Even advanced users have learned a few new tidbits!

Registration is required. Registration will close 2 hours prior to the scheduled start time of the event. A Zoom link will be emailed to registrants 2 hours before the event begins. Make sure to check the email address you registered with to receive the link. You do not need a Zoom account to attend the virtual program. Please register online.

Visit our Calendar of Events to view additional upcoming programs.

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