Career Development

  • Building Skills. Building Careers.

    Improving and learning new skills increases your options for getting the career you want. Express Employment Professionals offers training resources and programs to help you get where you want to go.

  • Computer Software

    Computer-based tutorials, from beginning to advanced.

  • Communication Training

    Verbal and written communication skills for any job that requires interaction with customers.

  • Safety Education

    Introduction to worksite, tools, and equipment used on a job including job safety and proper use. 

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    Nonprofit Guide

    Some job seekers struggle due to barriers in their life. This guide can be a helpful resource for those...

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    Job Genius

    Video based training on the job market forecast, resumes and interviewing, how to find job openings, and building a career path.

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    Career White Papers

    Learn what format is best for your resume – PDF vs Word, and how to achieve work/life balance.

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    With tips and advice on everything from the job search to finding work life balance, Express’ Job Journey blog is a great resource for employees and job seekers alike. 

    • Get Ahead: Ask a Recruiter Video Series Continues June 4

      “In these unprecedented times…” Odds are you’ve opened countless emails that started out that way, sent from companies as varied as the bakery down the street, your preferred shampoo manufacturer, or an online retailer you bought a single shirt from at some point in 2002. It can start to get old after reading it for the eighty-ninth time, but it’s accurate. Times are tough. This is especially true for your job search. It’s easy to lose hope when it seems like nobody is hiring. If you’re looking for guidance in your job search and a bit of light in the darkness, check out the upcoming live video chats on LinkedIn with Express Employment Professionals hiring experts in June and July. Upcoming dates and topics include: June 4 at 1 p.m. CDT on LinkedIn – Get Ahead: Job Search Tips for Recent College Grads Despite the current economic climate, now is still the time for recent college graduates to plan for their future career. This live video chat will be hosted …

      Fri, 29 May 2020

    • If the Job Search Were a Movie Casting

      Get cast in the job of a lifetime Every year, actors flock to Los Angeles to pursue their dreams. They want to star in hit TV shows and blockbuster films, or at least book enough work to handle basic life expenses. Only a small percentage will accomplish that—those who work hard, have a plan, and stick it out. Others may get burnt out and give up. Sound like your job search? Competitive jobs go to those who work the hardest and have the best connections. Here are a few ways to master your job search and get cast in the job you’ve always wanted. Leverage Your Network Actors can’t get very far without connections. They aren’t going to book many gigs right after moving to LA, and most agents aren’t going to consider representing them if they don’t have any work. They need to make a name for themselves by connecting to other actors, casting directors, and directors. When you’re competing for a great job, connections help. A recommendation from …

      Thu, 28 May 2020

    • On the Job Podcast S4:E3 – A Labor of Love

      We’re excited to announce  a brand-new episode of the Express Employment Professionals’ On the Job Podcast! Season 4, Episode 3: A Labor of Love Teachers and school administrators have been navigating the new normal and attempting to continue doing what they’ve always done: enrich the knowledge and lives of students everywhere. In this episode, elementary school teacher Gail Campopiano shares the ways in which her approach to her role has changed, and the deeper connections that make teaching such a rewarding, if at times difficult, profession. Don’t miss an episode! This podcast series shares inspiring stories about the pursuit of work. Jobs give us a connection to our community and the ability to provide for ourselves and our families. Your work may be your passion, or it could just be the way you make ends meet. On The Job dives into the multiple employment milestones of life. Download the On the Job podcast on iTunes or anywhere you listen to your favorite podcasts. And, be sure to check back next week for the …

      Wed, 27 May 2020