Careers, Jobs, & Testing
Goodwill Community Foundation Free Learning
GCFLearnFree.org® creates and provides quality, innovative online learning opportunities to anyone who wants to improve the technology, literacy and math skills needed to be successful in both work and life. By delivering over 750 different lessons to millions of people in over 200 countries and territories ABSOLUTELY FREE, GCFLearnFree.org is a worldwide leader in online education.
Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.
Gale Courses offers interactive, instructor-led courses that can be taken entirely online to support lifelong learning and continuing education. This program is free, with unlimited usage to library patrons and includes courses on Computer and Technical, Careers and Professional, Writing and Publishing, and Personal Development (such as Start Your Own Arts and Crafts Business).
Workforce Skills for the 21st Century
Begin your road to achievement, choose one of five easy-to-use learning centers-- each providing the skills and strategies to find a job or enhance your career.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
The profiles featured here cover hundreds of occupations and describe What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more. Each profile also includes BLS employment projections for the 2010–20 decade.
Ohio Benefit Bank (OBB) is a web-based computer program to connect low and moderate-income Ohioans with access to work supports such as tax credits and public benefits. For further information and assistance contact the Alliance YWCA.
Ohio Means Success
OhioMeansSuccess offers free online tools to help students find careers, prepare for and choose a college or career-technical program, and identify financial aid options. An interactive college search feature allows easy comparison of colleges that meet the student’s personal interests and needs. Using the credit transfer tool, students can identify classes that count toward general education requirements as well as degree programs. Veterans can also identify ways military training and experience may count as college credit.
ReferenceUSA provides quality information to help you: Search for jobs, location, and industry, find new business opportunities, research executives and companies worldwide, track down addresses and phone numbers, find news articles for research, locate out-of-town companies, or profile a neighborhood, city or state.Stark County Employment Source.