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Worktrends is your one-stop shop for up-to-date, local information about employment in London and surrounding areas. Have you checked it out yet?

GET HIRED!

Do you ever wonder why some cover letters and resumes get noticed while others end up in the trash?  Is yours a trash-dweller or a shining example of the perfectly written resume?  Books tell you one thing, the Internet says another.  Searching for work is frustrating, so come and find out the real answers from real HR professionals.  They’re the ones reviewing your documents, so why not get some practical answers? 

Sensible Strategies for On the Job Success

She’s coming back!  Come join us as we welcome Jan Cottle of Etiquette London on Wednesday, February 22 at 7:00 pm.  She’ll be conducting a free

Cover Letters

Writing a good cover letter is often the most difficult part of the application process. What information is expected? How can I promote myself properly? Is a cover letter really necessary?

Information Interviews and how they can work for your job search

Information Interviews and how they can work for your job search

You might have heard the term “information interview” recently and wondered how it differs from a regular job interview. Basically, this kind of interview is a meet and greet with a potential employer.

RFP Fund Development Consultant

London Public Library has issued an RFP which will close June 24 at noon. More details.

Looking for A Summer Job? Monday, March 29: Info Session for Youth

Are you a teen who is job hunting? Don't get frustrated -- come hear about how to find a summer job!

Youth Opportunities Unlimited and your London Public Library offer this free session to teens with great strategies on how to make your job search successful.

Thank you!

On Friday, February 26, 2010 the Library's Employment Resource Centre's staff hosted a very successful 9th Annual Forum, "The New World of Job Searching" at the Westmount Branch Library.  This year's focus was on the impact that new technologies such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn are having on 21st century job searches, and provided an excellent professional development opportunity for employees from the many agencies in and around London that offer much needed support to job seekers.