Find Employment with Digital Resources at the Arlington Public Library
Looking for a job? Now is the time to kick-start your career or transition into a new field. The current job market is growing and employers are offering higher salaries, educational opportunities, and so many other incentives. According to Forbes, 82 percent of U.S. employers are hiring in 2021.
New opportunities are available but some residents may be hesitant for a variety of reasons. Due to this, the Arlington Public Library is offering assistance to residents wanting to prepare for the job market. JobNow is a database that is available for all library cardholders. This resource offers the following services:
- Create and edit resumes
- Live resume experts
- Interview coaches
- Job resources
- Interview tips
- Career assessments
- Recorded workshops like “Best practices for using social media in your job search”
JobNow Coaches are also available every day from 2 to 11 p.m. on the JobNow website. Our librarians will also be hosting a series of information sessions. These sessions are intended to help patrons get a good understanding of this resource. Check out the available sessions for JobNow Open Lab below! Click here for our calendar.
JobNow Open Lab
- Wednesday, November 10, 4 - 5 p.m. at the East Library and Recreation Center
- Wednesday, November 17, 4 - 5 p.m. at the East Library and Recreation Center
- Wednesday, December 8, 4 - 5 p.m. at the East Library and Recreation Center
- Wednesday, December 15, 4 - 5 p.m. at the East Library and Recreation Center
Are you a job seeker? Are you interested in one on one coaching to improve your resume? Join us in this open lab! Learn about our newest resource, JobNow, and the many ways it can benefit you.
¿Esta solicitando empleo? ¿Esta interesado en recibir un entrenamiento personal para mejorar tu curriculum ? ¡Únase a nosotros en este laboratorio abierto! Conozca nuestro nueva herramienta, JobNow y las muchas formas en que puede beneficiarlo.