Brainfuse JobNow provides live job coaching, resume assistance, interview prep, and career resources for job seekers.
To create a Brainfuse account:
- Open Brainfuse–JobNow in a browser.
- Click “Login”.
- Click “Sign up”.
- Create a user name and password.
Online courses to study for job, citizenship, GED, SAT, GRE tests and more.
Lynda.com hosts a constantly growing library of thousands of courses to help you pursue personal and professional goals. Lynda covers topics for business, web development, web design, photography, education, 3D + animation, and audio + music as well as software like Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite and open source applications.
You will need to log in through the library’s Lynda.com site using your library card number and PIN. The Lynda mobile app is not available to library account users. If using a mobile device, use your device’s web browser to log into and use Lynda.
Salem Careers explores the fields and occupations of science and other emerging fields.
Coverage for trade and industry periodicals, including hotel management, restaurants, machine shops, and advertising agencies.
The Occupational Outlook Handbook can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations.
The Occupational Outlook Handbook’s twenty occupations with the highest percent change of employment between 2014-2024.
Find the occupations experiencing the fastest-growth, the most openings, the largest employment, the most decline in employment, and the highest-paying occupations.
The Career Planning website features many resources, services, and tools which assist users in exploring careers, planning for the future, searching for employment, and finding the additional training necessary to pursue a particular career.
O*NET OnLine includes information on skills, abilities, knowledges, work activities, and interests associated with occupations. This information can be used to facilitate career exploration, and vocational counseling.
Job Search Websites
Search national and local job boards to find the right job for your career.
Find company reviews, CEO approval ratings, salary reports, and interview reviews and questions.
A project of the ERI Economic Research Institute. Find salary and cost of living data for evaluating career, relocation, and education decisions.
Wage data are available by occupation for the nation, regions, states, metropolitan and non-metropolitan areas.
Employment, Education, and Job Training
Students and adults can explore career options and learn about skilled trades and watch videos featuring various skilled trades.
Goodwill partners with local employers and other service providers to increase employment opportunities.
Dedicated to improving the literacy skills of adults and to helping adults earn a GED.
Rapid job training and education to prepare participants for entry-level employment in as little as 4-8 weeks
The apprenticeship program serves employers and job seekers by training workers for well-paying jobs with promising futures. Apprentices are full-time, paid employees who earn while they learn.
Workforce Solutions is a community partnership providing no cost recruitment, employment services and information to businesses and job seekers in the nine-county Rural Capital Area.