Business Opportunities | Employment Solutions
Looking for work is hard and not something that most people are good at doing. At OhioMeansJobs Lucas County, we provide individuals with the tools, resources and assistance necessary to create a successful job search plan.
The Resource Room is fully equipped with computers featuring the latest technology and high-speed Internet connections. Each computer has Microsoft Office installed along with other software for developing resumes and cover letters. Laser printers allow individuals to print quality versions of their resume and other documents and copy machines are available free of charge. Faxing resumes and cover letters to employers is easy and free with our conveniently located fax machines and calling employers does not have to wait until an individual returns home with the bank of telephones available.
For extra assistance developing the right tools for a successful job search, OhioMeansJobs Lucas County provides many workshops designed to teach the necessary job search skills or enhance existing abilities. Workshops focusing on resume development and creating high impact cover letters can provide valuable information to get applicants in the door with an employer and interviewing seminars provide insight into making the most of an opportunity. Career Exploration helps determine the right career choice and financial management workshops highlight better ways to manage money to make it last longer and go further. Other workshops help individuals improve computer skills, discover ways to use social media to expand their job search and prepare for job fairs and other hiring activities.