Jobseeking Tools

 Jobseeker Resource Guide

Jobseeking Tools:

JobNow™ consists of a unique suite of resources for job seekers, including access to trained career experts who provide live, one-to-one assistance. JobNow™ services include: templates, on-demand tutorials, helpful links and tips, live interview coaching, resume lab, live career assistance, eParachute, Optimal Resume, and the Adult Learning Center. The Adult Learning Center provides foundational, career-enhancing skills to adult learners through test preparation (including the TASC and the U.S. Citizenship Test) and a comprehensive academic skills center featuring live, online tutors. JobNow™ resources are available 24/7. Live services are available from 2pm-11pm; 7 days/week. Available from home. Funded by the Finger Lakes Library System with help from the Friends of Tompkins County Public Library and the NYS Adult Literacy Library Services Program.

Career One Stop Toolkit – Find the tool you need to research career information, training, or jobs.

NYS CareerZone – Includes a step-by-step resume, cover letter, and reference list maker.

Glassdoor.com – Get an inside look at company salary information, reviews, interview questions and for thousands of companies.

Online Templates for Microsoft Word – Sample templates for cover letters and resumes.

Purdue OWL – The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material, and provide these as a free service of the Writing Lab at Purdue. Click on “Job Search Writing” in the menu on the left side to view resources and tips for job applications and resume/cover letter writing.