Monthly Archives: September 2007
Returning to the workforce can sometimes be quite a daunting task. Check out this Real Simple Magazine article Making a Change for resources available to you.
Did you know that some scammers are using job ads to get personal information? Check out this article from the American Bar Association Journal about a scam that caught lawyers in Washington DC.
Reminder: Don’t ever give a potential employer your Social Security number.
Thursday, September 20, 2007
10 am – 3 pm
2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Memphis
Craigslist is an online classified service that offers advertisements for jobs, pets, services and much more. In many cities, Craigslist is the primary job posting site. The use of Craigslist in Memphis has been growing recently, so be sure to add the site to your job searching to-do list. For tips on getting a job using Craigslist, check out this article.
The Manager’s Cheat Sheet: 101 Common-Sense Rules for Leaders is a great reminder list for people in management, anyone who wants to be a leader, and everyone else. The first section on body language will be especially useful to those of you who are preparing for an interview.
Since it is the beginning of the semester, here are few good tips and strategies to help make this the best semester yet!
Are you looking for another job postings search engine? The Memphis Business Journal offers a search engine for various job postings.
This is a good list of 10 things not to do when you are creating your resume. Number 9 is a definite no-no–at least the specifics of it!
Check out Forbes‘ list of fastest-growing companies to see who might be hiring in the near future.
Now, at the Central Library, you can also search the Foundation Center’s Grants to Individuals for scholarships as well. Stop by the desk on the 3rd floor to sign up to search this subscription-only database.