Job & Career Resources and Workshops
Business and Career Librarian
Our Business and Career Librarian, Sam Bardarik, is available for research help. You can contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org, 610-344-5947, or click this button to schedule a one-on-one consultation.
Databases, Websites, and More
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.
In Person or Virtual: One-on-One Technology Assistance
Tutoring topics include:
- Smart phone
- Basic desk or laptop computer
- Windows operating system
- Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc)
Virtual: LinkedIn 1: Profile Basics
Saturday, June 17, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Zoom
With over 900 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. Registration is required. Please register online.
Virtual: Resume Writing and the Job Search
Tuesday, June 27, 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. Registration is required. Please register online.
Visit our Calendar of Events to view additional upcoming programs.
Looking for even more? Visit the calendar for free programs offered by community organizations.
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