specialcollections Preparing for Hiring Events

 

Local Networking Organizations

 

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Links to Job Search Central Bibliographies

 

specialcollections Descriptions of Job Search Central Classes available at the branches:

  • Target Your Resume:  Learn how to update, fine tune and focus your resume for specific job targets to compete in today’s competitive job market.
  • Interviewing Skills Workshop:   You never get a second chance to make a first impression! Learn how to put your best foot forward in job interviews and get an opportunity to practice interviewing with human resource professionals from Northern Kentucky.
  • Jump Start Your Job Search:  Learn to skillfully navigate the best Job Search sites available, the importance of networking & how to do job research using databases.
  •  LinkedIn Techniques for Job Seekers:  Basic class on LinkedIn, specifically geared  to get started using it BEFORE you need to find a new job.

specialcollections  Self-Paced Learning Express Software

  • MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, etc…
  • Occupation Practice Tests
  • Work Keys Preparation
  • Workplace Skills Improvement
  • Gale Courses

 

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  KCPL Computer Learning Center Classes

  • First Time Computer Users
  • Create and Email
  • MS Word I & II
  • MS Excel I & II
  • Power Point I & II
  • Introduction to Publisher

 

specialcollections  Northern KY Industrial Park Company Lists:

 

specialcollections  JOB SEARCH TOOLS:

specialcollections  DATABASE RESEARCH TOOLS:

Reference USA: Use KCPL database to identify a thorough list of target companies in your field in our area. Run reports to help substantiate creation of a new business for a first-class business plans.

VALUELINE: Print brief, but current market report on potential employer to get current financial figures that are easy to read and understand.

Business Source Premiere: Use to find current articles about businesses or organizations that you are applying to for jobs for data that you can use in opening lines of strong cover letters.

Keys to Accessing Database Research Tools

 

specialcollections  ONLINE LEARNING SITES:

GCFLearnFree

Khan Academy

 

specialcollections  CAREER BLOGS

Brazen Careerist

The Undercover Recruiter

The Muse

Career Realism

Career Rocketeer

 

specialcollections  PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING GROUPS

The Circuit

AAF Cincinnati

AIGA Cincinnati

IT Martini (IT meetups)

Cincinnati AMA

GCHRA (HR group)

ASTD Cincinnati

Southwest Ohio Association for Financial Professionals

Financial Service Professionals (Cincinnati)

Cincinnati Bar Association

Cincinnati Society of Professional Journalists

Cincinnati Paralegal Association

SLA Cincinnati

American Payroll Association

 

specialcollections  EXECUTIVE COACHES

NKY/Greater Cincinnati Executive Coaches 

 

specialcollections  TOOLS AVAILABLE AT THE REFERENCE DESK:

  • Harris Directory for Ohio based companies
  • Encyclopedia of Careers & Vocational Guidance: Concise, detailed information about future career options.
  • Cincinnati Business Courier Book of Lists
  • Updated Daily List of New Jobs Posted on Kentucky Focus Site

specialcollections  COMMUNITY RESOURCES:

Life Learning Center

Brighton Center

NKY Career Center

WIA Flyer 2015

Senior Community Service Employment Program

Adult Educational Opportunities Guide

Redwood Employment Skills Training Center

 

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