Building your Career?
Keep up with industry trends, learn new skills, or improve on the ones you already have. Our career tools will keep you on the competitive edge!
OKLAHOMA CITY– Developing a competitive edge with key professional skills does not have to be expensive. Library users can develop their professional skills from the convenience of their couch through the library’s eResource Lynda.com.
In January the library is highlighting ...
Business Source Premier
Provides the full-text of thousands of journals covering all business disciplines, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance, and economics. Additionally, it provides market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles, and SWOT analyses.
Designed to help students assess their skills, develop a career plan and explore career and college options.
Create professional resumes, cover letters and reference lists in minutes by simply entering basic information about yourself.
JobNow features job and career resources such as chatting with a live job coaching expert, resume and cover letter templates, interview tips, expert resume review, and more.
LearningExpress Library contains study guides and practice tests to help you prepare for career- and school-related tests (GED, ACT, SAT, ASVAB, CDL, NCLEX-RN, etc), job and career resources to help you search for a job, write a resume, and guide you through the interview process, and self-paced tutorials for computer and internet basics as well as for popular software like Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc), Adobe Photoshop, and the Windows and Mac operating systems.
SkillSurfer Learning Library
Visit the SkillSurfer Learning Library to read lessons, watch videos, and take practice tests on a variety of subjects. Get ready to apply for college, brush up on Microsoft Office skills, learn about different careers, and study for the GED, SAT, ACT, AP, CLEP, GRE, GMAT, ASVAB, Praxis, or TOEFL.
Leadership skills are important in many areas of life. Improving your leadership skills in business provides more opportunities for success for you and your company.
Teamwork in the Workplace
Businesses look for and promote individuals who work well in a team. Check out these books to learn how to be a better team player or to build an amazing team of your own.
In this fast-paced world, it can be easy to throw yourself into work while building your career. Be sure to create a work-life balance that works for you.