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Resume Advice

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What is my clear job target?  General resumes don’t work, so nail down what you want to do and be as specific as possible.  What is my unique skill set?  Work to identify your unique strengths in relation to the job you are applying for.  Demonstrate your abilities with quantifiable examples of success instead of… read more >>

Dress for Success

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Determining how people perceive you will have a positive effect on your career and your mental state.   When you get that job interview, it is important that you wear the proper attire because you want to make ta great first impression.  I have outlined some basic guidelines on how you should dress for a job… read more >>

Want to Create a Quick Resume?

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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 >>

Unemployment Compensation Fraud

Fraud Prevention

Unemployment Compensation Fraud: How to identify scams and help protect against them Unemployment fraud is when someone applied for unemployment using your name. Because of widespread identity theft and unemployment fraud throughout Ohio, hundreds of thousands of Ohioans have been affected. There are many ways it can affect you: You may end up owing taxes… read more >>

Unemployment Resources for Ohioans

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As a state, Ohio was among the first to take the threat of COVID-19 seriously. Stay-at-home orders have prevented much of the workforce from operating normally, which has led to closures, furloughs, and layoffs.   If you have found yourself out of work and in need of unemployment benefits, these are some of the steps you can take. In fact, these links… read more >>