The Job Help Center is ready to assist you in your job search. We offer extended computer sessions (timed for three hours), staff available to assist with resume and job search assistance, books, print and electronic resources on job search topics, computer classes, scanners and Fax service, regular programs of interest to job seekers, and a job board that is updated daily. Job Help Centers are available at Main Library, Sugar Creek Library and Steele Creek Library. All Job Help Centers are members of the SNAP network, a group of over 30 agencies who support the efforts of job seekers. View some of our success stories.
Job Search Planning & Preparation
Planning and organizing are critical to job search success. You may not consider yourself an organized person but you can learn this skill. Find out how at this informative session provided by Reginald Johnson.Learn More
Job Seeking: Networking with LinkedIn Basics
Learn about using LinkedIn to market yourself, network, and improve your odds of getting the job you really want. Bring a resume saved on a removable flash drive or in an e-mail if you would like to create a LinkedIn account.Learn More
Word Basics Part I
Learn how to create, edit, and save a Word 2007 document. This is the first of a two-part series. This class is designed for adults with some computer experience but little or no previous word processing experience.
Excel Basics (2007)
Create a simple worksheet using Microsoft's Excel 2007. Participants must be comfortable with working in the Windows environment. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word would also be helpful.
Funding for the Job Help Center at Main Library has been provided by The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Mecklenburg County ABC Board, Phillip L. Van Every Foundation, and The Wachovia Wells Fargo Foundation