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Free Classes to Make You More Marketable
Are you uncertain whether your skills are good enough for the job market? Need to refresh or learn new computer skills? Improve your writing ability? How to use social media? GCF LearnFree.org has over 125 courses that are completely free for you to brush up or learn some of the skills that employers are looking for in the current job market. Some courses are in Spanish also. Check out GCF LearnFree.org to help you become more competitive as you look for employment or seek advancement in your job.
Online Job Listings & Classified Ads
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A main feature of Title I of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998 is the creation of a One-Stop customer delivery system. Through this system, customers can access a broad range of employment-related and training services at a single point-of-entry.
Great News From Intel About Arizona
Company investing $7 billion in AZ, creating thousands of jobs
GOVERNOR DOUG DUCEY: "Intel’s expansion in Arizona is huge news for our state. With thousands of jobs and a $7 billion investment, Fab 42 will create a ripple effect throughout our economy. This means jobs for Arizonans, and a historic investment in our state. Intel's commitment to Arizona speaks volumes about our workforce, advanced educational infrastructure, business environment and commitment to technology and innovation. This represents a core area of Arizona expertise, advanced engineering and manufacturing. We are thrilled about this announcement and what it means for Arizonans."
Read Intel's Press Release HERE.
Navajo County's Employment Figures January-May, 2016
Click Here for a chart of Navajo County, AZ's employment figures for the first half of 2016 in the various sectors of the economy. In May, the civilian labor force was 41,803.
Career and Job Information Links
- US Department of Labor CareerOneStop
- Live Career Resume Samples
- Got Resume Builder
- Occupational Outlook Handbook
- Glass Door - Get Hired
- Public Service Careers
- My Major
- Translate Military Skills to Civilian Careers
- How to Manage Your Online Reputation
- Learn How to Become
- Cost of Living Calculator
Top 100 Arizona Non-Government Employers
Click here to access the list of the top 100 non-government employers in Arizona according to the Arizona Republic. Number 1 is Banner Health with 38,527 employees, followed by Walmart, Kroger Co. (Fry's), McDonalds, and Wells Fargo. Arizona's jobless rate currently stands at 5.4 percent (Apr. 2016)
Directory of Local Navajo County Employers
Native American Employment Resources
Navajo Area Indian Health Services Jobs
Navajo Tribal Utility Authority Job Openings
Navajo Housing Authority Jobs
Navajo Translators Needed
wintranslation is looking for individuals who are fluent in Navajo, and are capable of translating documents on different subjects. Do you possess these skills? If so, click here for more information.
Got a Business Idea?
These organizations and companies are among many offering help to startup companies:
Arizona Commerce Authority, azcommerce.com.
Small Business Administration, sba.gov.
Stealthmode Partners, Stealthmode.com.
Business Plan Guides
- How to Conduct an Industry Analysis
- How to do a Competitor Analysis
- How to do a Product Feature Comparison
- How to Conduct Market Research
- Overview of The Key Elements of a Business Plan
- + 70 Additional Resources to Aid Readers in the Process.
6 Human Jobs That Computers Will Never Replace
Truck driver shortage
New Content for LearningExpress Library 3.0
If you haven't yet accessed LearningExpress Library, version 3.0 has new resources and a brand new School Center with content aligned to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Highlights of the new resources include:
New School Center
The School Center is organized and aligned to the Common Core State Standards and includes many new resources and features. Resources will continue to be added in the coming months. If your library has a direct link to the School Center, you will need to remove the existing link and replace it with the new link that will take effect on August 4th. Instructions for direct linking can be found on page 3 of the Logos & Images tab on the Administrator link, located in the grey footer of any page on your LearningExpress Library website.
New Practice Tests and Tutorials
There are new practice tests and tutorials in the High School Equivalency Center for the HiSET®and TASC test, plus new practice tests and an introductory tutorial for the Spanish-language version of the 2014 GED® test.
New eBooks & Flash Reviews
Our library of downloadable eBooks continues to grow, with new titles in almost every center and Flash Reviews for Nursing Assistant/Nurse Aide, Pharmacy Technician, and TOEFL iBT®.
New Computer Tutorials
PowerPoint 2013 courses for basic, intermediate, and advanced levels, and a PowerPoint 2013: What's New tutorial. This extends the collection of Microsoft Office 2013 products (Word, Access, Project, and Excel) for libraries that have Computer Skills and Popular Software Tutorials. Older versions of Microsoft Office products are being removed.
More than 35 products were updated to take advantage of all the new features in LearningExpress Library 3.0.
100 Best Websites For Entrepreneurs
Dedicated Job Computer at Your Library
Other Helpful Sites
JobManji - http://www.jobmanji.com/
My Next Move – http://www.mynextmove.org/
My Next Move (VETS) – http://www.mynextmove.org/vets/
Job and Career Accelerator – http://learnatest.com/
Upcoming Arizona Job Fairs & Career Info
Small Business Resources