On the (Job) Hunt

Library resources for job seekers

Job Club Workshop: Why am I Not Landing a Job?
Tuesday, October 29 • 10 am
Register online
Have you had several interviews, but no offer? This workshop is for you! We will discuss a few things to consider: what do they mean by not a good fit, maybe you are not selling your skills, and it might not be you, it's them!

Job Club
Meets the last Tuesday of most months at 10 am in Study Room 4 on the 2nd Floor
Come for interview help and resume assistance
Registration is encouraged but walk-ins are welcome
Register online: October 29 | November 26
For more information, contact Anna Marie MacDonald at the Goodwill/Workforce Connection at 630-576-4661.

Study Rooms
Study rooms are available for individuals or groups of 2-10 people. Whether you need a quiet space to polish up your resume or a place to have a Skype interview we can help. Reservations are required. WPL cardholders can reserve study rooms online and up to a week in advance. Same day reservations are available to all in person or by calling 630-868-7520.

Borrow a Laptop
WPL has laptops available for borrowing in-house. Perfect for that Skype interview, for brushing up on your MS Office skills, or for when your own device suddenly crashes. Stop by the Tech Center to borrow one for 3 hours.

Lynda.com
Lynda.com provides access to online courses on hundreds of topics. Sharpen your sales acumen, become proficient with data analytics, or improve your management skills. Lynda.com breaks the course into easy to digest chapters and remembers where you stopped, so you can learn at your own pace. Practice files are available for download, and most courses offer certificates of completion.