Career & Job Seeking

Resume Writing 101, Online!

Starting your resume can be a daunting task--and perfecting it is even harder! Let Universal Class help you learn how to make your resume work for you, with the free online class, Resume 101.  All you need is your library card!

ASIST Scholarship from Executive Women International

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Would you like to further your career, but need additional education? The local Tulsa chapter of Executive Women International (EWI) will be offering scholarship assistance to people in the Tulsa community. The Adult Students in Scholastic Transition (ASIST) program is available to adults facing economic, social, or physical challenges, who are looking to improve their situation through educational opportunities. 

The deadline for applying is March 25, 2013, so don’t delay!

Conversation Killers at the Holidays

Wall Street Journal article: A Job Seeker's Guide to Holiday Small Talk

Holidays can be stressful for everyone, but those struggling to find employment might dread gatherings even more. Making small talk (So, where do you work these days?) with those you haven't seen in a while can be tough. The Wall Street Journal has a nice article to help you work a room without feeling worked over.  Check out A Job Seeker's Guide to Holiday Small Talk .

2012 Hiring Our Heroes Veterans Event

Job-seeking veterans are invited to a special job fair Dec. 4, 2012. This is event is for active  duty military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses at the Central Park Hall.  It will be a one-of-a-kind, FREE hiring fair for both employers and job seekers.
 
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Need Interview Practice?

JobNow! Get free online job assistance from your home or library.

You've polished your resume and crafted your cover letter, and now you're anxiously waiting to be invited for an interview...but what if you get the interview? What will the employer ask? More importantly, what will you say?

Don't panic! Use JobNow! to practice your interview skills with an online interview coach.  Live help is available 2pm-11pm, 7 days a week! Simply go to http://www.tulsalibrary.org/jobhelp, and get the help you need.

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