Jobs & Careers
Career Advancement Program
The library has created a three-part series about advancing your career. The series includes investigating, researching, and preparing for your next career move.
Part 1 – Investigate: Explore career possibilities
online tools, and developing a career advancement plan
Part 2 – Research: Find the right job for you
Searching for jobs online and completing online applications
Part 3 – Prepare: Land your dream job
Resume and cover letter writing and critiquing;
putting together a professional portfolio
Check our calendar to see when we will offer this program next!
Explore our guide on Jobs and Careers that includes the most useful databases for Career research. They include company directories for creating lists of companies and job prospects by industry and geographical area. And company and industry information sources for pre-interview research.
Jobs & Careers
Exploring a new career
CAP – Career Advancement Program
Occupational Outlook Handbook http://www.bls.gov/ooh/
Career One Stop http://www.careeronestop.org/
My Next Move http://www.mynextmove.org/
My Skills My Future http://myskillsmyfuture.org/
JobView – Dallas/Ft. Worth http://morelibrary.org/resource/jobview-dallas-ft-worth
Work in Texas http://workintexas.com
Workforce Solutions of Tarrant County http://workforcesolutions.net/
Arlington Workforce Center is located on the UTA Campus at 140 W. Mitchell St.
Job Search basics
Job & Career Accelerator (includes Resume builder)
Top Resume Writing Tips http://jobsearch.about.com/od/resumetips/tp/resumetips.htm
Got ResumeBuilder – Sample Resumes http://www.gotresumebuilder.com/sampleresumes.aspx
Cover Letter Writing http://writing.wisc.edu/Handbook/CoverLetters.html
Workforce Solutions of Tarrant County – Arlington Center – Adult Workshops http://workforcesolutions.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/FLYER-2015-workshops1.pdf
Career Center Learning Express http://morelibrary.org/resource/learningexpress-library
Vocational and Career Collection http://morelibrary.org/resource/vocational-and-career-collection