Online Resources - Jobs & Careers
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|Learning Express Library
A library of test preparation materials and interactive practice exams based on official tests including the GED, ACT, and ASVAB, Occupation Practice Tests, Popular Software Tutorials, Computer & Internet Basics, and U.S. Citizenship. Also included is Job & Career Accelerator. This database has moved to a new platform that requires a new registration. Any tests or courses you are currently using will not transfer to the new platform. Current users can use the link on the left to access the database until June 30, 2014. If you are a new user or are starting a new test/course, please use the following link to register and access your test/course: www.learningexpresslibrary3.com
Language learning software for over 50 languages with ESL courses for 15 languages. Learn the most asked for languages such as Spanish, French and German as well as Hungarian, Yiddish and how to talk like a pirate.
|ReferenceUSA New Businesses
Information on over 4,000,000 new businesses. Search for businesses added last week or up to two years ago. 50,000 businesses added each week.
|ReferenceUSA U.S. Businesses
Information on 14 million U.S. businesses. Listings include address, telephone numbers, web site addresses, line of business, owner/executives, financial information, competitor’s report, and more.
|ReferenceUSA U.S. Jobs/Internships
Combining the resources of ReferenceUSA and Indeed.com, search for job and internships opportunities across the United States.
|Workplace Skills for 21st Century Success
Training and resources to boost basic workplace and job search skills as well as prepare job seekers for advanced occupational training.
GreatHires.org (Missouri’s Workforce Resource)
The official workforce resource web site for the State of Missouri, includes job listings, job seekers, and unemployment insurance claim reporting.
Joplin Globe Classifieds
Classifieds from the Joplin Globe newspaper.
Sponsored by the Department of Labor this site provides national, state, and local career, labor market, and workforce information.
A comprehensive career resource with information on 28,000+ companies.