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Due to construction, the Southern Oaks Library is providing curbside services only until further notice.

NOTICE:

All Metro Library locations are in the “Curbside Plus” stage. In this stage, ready holds will be delivered curbside. Customers can come into a library to use a computer or to print/copy/fax/scan. Masks are required.  Click here for more information.

All libraries will close at 5pm on Wednesday, Nov. 25 and will remain closed through Friday, Nov. 27. We will reopen on Saturday, Nov. 28.

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Résumé Goals

November 29, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Almonte Library
Registration
Library Branch: Almonte Library
Room: Zoom (Almonte)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Description:
Knowing what recruiters are looking for can require great effort, but the first step in a job search is creating a Résumé that doesn’t immediately get tossed. Come discover what hiring managers want to see and prepare to transform your presentation. ...

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This event is an online event offered through video and web conferencing software.  If you register for this program, you will be emailed the link to connect digitally.   Please note, you may need to install an app or computer application to attend this program.  If you have any issues connecting, please reach out to askalibrarian@metrolibrary.org.

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Create professional resumes, cover letters and reference lists in minutes by simply entering basic information about yourself.

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