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Judy Jones

Judy is a certified Career Facilitator. She has worked with many patrons over the past four years assisting them in writing effective resumes and cover letters. She has guided individuals through the online job application process and has helped them register for Ohio Means Jobs. If you need assistance or would like to send her your resume for review, please email her at jjjones@libraryvisit.org. If you would like to call her to book an appointment, please call 330-744-8636. Judy in also an avid Anglophile! She likes to read British History, fiction and non-fiction, likes to watch TV shows and movies related to British History and often likes to pick at the historical accuracy of such shows.

The Latest From Judy Jones

60th Birth Anniversary of Diana, Princess of Wales

The Diana Princess Of Wales Memorial Walk

Lady Diana was loved by many people around the world.  Diana was born Diana Frances Spencer.  Her father was John Spencer, and her mother was Frances Ruth Roche.  Diana’s lineage goes back 500 years.  Diana’s grandparents were invited to live at Park House in the 1930s by King George VI. Queen Elizabeth II attended Frances… read more >>

How to Read a Job Description

job description and rscope of work - many uses in the HR industry

When applying for jobs, a well written job description is what attracts someone to a particular job.  The job description should paint a picture of the place and may tell the reader about the work environment, the company culture, required skills, responsibilities and qualities they expect from a candidate. Below are some valuable links that… read more >>

Want to Create a Quick Resume?

Photo of copies of a resume on desk with plants and laptop

The library has a few resources to help you with resume writing. We have all of them linked on our Career Resources webpage under the heading of Resume Writing. The resource which is the quickest for creating resumes, gives great helpful tips on what to put in all the sections on a resume, has versatility in switching between resume… read more >>

Resume, no experience

Asian woman across table from another person in a job interview

How to get experience so you can add things to your resume!  Participate in animal rescue Volunteer at a local shelter Work with a local charity Volunteer at the hospital Create your own web/social/vlog/blog/YouTube media site Play sports such as basketball, football, cheerleading, yoga, hiking, tennis or swimming Work at a Renaissance Fair Create a… read more >>

Writing Strong and Effective Resumes and Cover Letters

Photo of copies of a resume on desk with plants and laptop

Hello PLYMC Community: We at the library want to keep in touch with the community and give advice on the job search process and make it easier for people to visit one place to get all of their questions answered.  Judy is a certified Career Facilitator.  She has worked with many patrons over the past… read more >>

Job Interview Topics

Back to Work reminder on a wall calendar

Have a job interview coming up?  Need to think about potential questions that may come your way?  How about what questions you should ask of your might-be employer.  Mega Interview is a website that covers in great detail by subject matter why a particular employer may be asking you a certain question and how you might answer… read more >>

Virtual Employment Opportunities

Back to Work reminder on a wall calendar

Working from home is becoming more of a reality since CV-19.  I have included many links that may enable one to find work remotely.  Following is a list of things that you must be familiar with and have possession of to consider working home remotely.  Computer that has a microphone and a webcam  Wired USB Headset  An email account with… read more >>

More Job Boards

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Do you find it challenging to find the job section on a company’s website?  Here is an extensive list of sites that will help you get to them quickly!  Acura of Boardman  Advance Auto Parts  Akron Children’s Hospital  Aldi  Amazon Jobs AT&T  Barnes and Noble Bath and Body Works Burlington Coat Factory  Coca-Cola Consolidated Dominion Energy  Gasser… read more >>