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Jobs and careers

The Library can help you find a job or make career and education choices. OPL has resources and services that will support you when you are looking for a job, changing careers, going to school, or upgrading your skills.

Make an appointment with a librarian for help with your job search or career goals

Blogs

Published or updated:
07/09/2018
Are you a job seeker? Have you submitted resumes but not got any replies?...
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Published or updated:
25/04/2018
Want strategies, tips and advice and answers to your questions to help you with...
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Published or updated:
25/01/2018
Below are books, ebooks, websites, and streaming videos on interview skills!
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Online resources

Business Writing image
Helps learners develop their written business communication skills in the context of emails, SMS, letters and reports. Topics include the writing process, linking ideas and writing clearly.
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CareerAim image
CareerAIM captures job opportunities, on a daily basis, from a vast array of resources that include commercial job boards, government, news groups, not-for-profits, recruiters, private corporate web sites and print media.
This product is limited to 4 simultaneous users. If you have trouble logging on you may wish to try again later.
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A database designed to help improve writing, vocabulary, spelling, grammar, reading comprehension and math skills at the elementary (grade 4), secondary, college and university level.  Practice and prepare for exams like the TOEFL, GED, SAT, LSAT, MCAT, GRE and GMAT.  ...
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Lynda.com
With over 4,000 video courses from top experts, Lynda.com is the place to go for learning technology, creative and business skills you can use today.
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ReferenceCanada
A directory of 1.5 million Canadian company profiles compiled from telephone directories, annual reports, government data, chamber of commerce information, business magazines, newspapers, specialty directories, and postal services information. Enables entrepreneurs, job-hunters, and consumers to find businesses in any industry...
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