Common Questions from Job Seekers

Answered by Terry Miller, Business Librarian Q. I need help writing a resume and making it great. Are there library resources I can use to make my resume stand out? A. We can help you make your resume interesting and attention-grabbing. I recommend tailoring your resume to the job description. Keep in mind your most […]

Youth Leaders Invited to Apply for Nestle Very Best in Youth Program

The biennial Nestlé Very Best In Youth program seeks to highlight youth leadership by identifying teens whose efforts are making a profound difference in the lives of others. Contestants must be between 14 and 18 years of age and must demonstrate good citizenship, have a strong academic record, and show how theyare making a special […]

Getting Serious about College

For Sean Frost getting nostalgic about his “college days” includes remembering how the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library helped him through a tough year and propelled him toward graduation from college. After his struggles became apparent to his parents freshmen year, Sean’s father directed him to the library’s Occupational Outlook Handbook, a project from […]

Resume Workshop

The Library’s Jobs & Career Center will be holding a Resume Workshop on September 13th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm in the Computer Training Center located here at TSCPL. This will be a hands-on workshop designed to optimize your resume to improve your chances of getting a job interview. Whether you need to craft a […]

The 2012 Women & Money Series Starts September 11th

The 2012 Women & Money Series sponsored by the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library and Housing and Credit Council, Inc. (HCCI) begins Tuesday, September 11th, from 6-8:30 pm in the Library’s Marvin Auditorium.  Subsequent classes will be held on Tuesdays through October 30th (no class on October 2nd), also 6:00 to 8:30 in Marvin […]