Monday, June 25, 2012
Chesterfield Township Library offers career tips and resources for job-seekers.
In real estate, the experts say it is all about location, location, location. And when it comes to searching for a job, the general consensus is that networking is all--or at least one of the most important--aspects of job hunting. For many people, successful networking is as challenging as preparing and delivering a great speech. The entire process can be nerve-wracking, yet it is necessary to search out and meet leaders and other professionals in the field of work a person is interested in so as to discover job openings in an industry or occupation. The Chesterfield Township Library has resources, online and in print form, to assist job hunters of all ages with the art of networking. Different strategies will be at your fingertips when …
Monday, June 4, 2012
Chesterfield Township Library offers career tips and resources.
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- Ed Mandel
Monday, June 4, 2012
Like many libraries, Chesterfield Township Library has a variety of resources – online and in print form – to assist veterans with job hunting and/or making the transition from military to civilian life. Servicemen and women who are leaving the military face the same challenges and stress when it comes to navigating a poor or struggling job market as anyone graduating from high school or college, or those changing careers. Whether a veteran has just separated from the service, or has been in the civilian job market for years, the following are a few examples of resources available through the Chesterfield Township Library: They offer practical advice on finding employment or education, obtaining VA medical benefits, and planning finances…
Monday, May 21, 2012
The Chesterfield Township Library has many resources for people looking for inspiration in their career search.
Keeping up to date with the local, state, and national labor market is important for people seeking employment, but it is also important for job seekers to keep their spirits high while striving to make a future for themselves. One way to maintain your enthusiasm while working toward your career goals is to discover how successful people overcame setbacks and obstacles to achieve personal and professional success. The Chesterfield Township Library has many resources—reference books, databases, information on helpful websites—to assist people with job hunting, but do not overlook the inspiration to be gained from reading biographies and memoirs of famous people. Learning about the struggles and triumphs of individuals on the road to …