This business collection contains thousands of full-text articles covering business trends and economic conditions, corporate strategies, management techniques, and product information from a variety of publications, including The Economist, that provide international coverage of these subjects.
The Premier Job Search, Reference & Mailing List Database including 30 million business & executive profiles & 240 million residents. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more!
*This Resource will not be available after September 30, 2020. It is being replaced by Peterson's Career Prep*
Offers guidance and resources for job seekers and anyone considering a new career, including students and graduates. Research career paths, education, and training options, watch career overview videos, or search for and track jobs, internships, and apprenticeships. Provides assistance matching work and military experience to career possibilities. Also included are sample cover letters by field and a useful Interview simulator.
Tests, Tools, and Tutorials | Job & Career Accelerator
Provides practice tests and tutorials for academic (GED, SAT, AP, TOEFL, and more) and professional licensing (CDL, nursing exams and more) as well as the citizenship test. Recently Added: 17 New Tests; College Finance Calculators; GRE General Test Prep Tutorial; Dental Admission Test (DAT); Federal Job Search Engine; Occupation Overview Videos. Recently Updated: Scholarship Finder; Resume Builder Job Keywords.
Coverage spans elementary school skills through job skills and basic computer skills tutorials.
Helpful section for Spanish speakers.
A leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.
Lynda is also available through a mobile app. To access, be sure to select the Organization tab and then input fairfaxcounty.gov as the WebPortal.
A general reference collection of full-text magazines and journals, reference books, documents, images, maps, and flags, covering a wide variety of subjects, including business, health, education, science, and culture.
Learn about careers, receive personalized career assessments, create professional resumes and cover letters, search for jobs, explore schools and training programs, and get advice to help find a job or advance your career.
Brings libraries lifelong learning courses in over 30 subject areas, many of which offer continuing education units (CEUs). More than 500 courses are available, and all are designed and led by professional instructors to build deeper understanding and mastery of subject matter.
Virginia Career VIEW (Vital Information for Education and Work) provides students, parents, educators, job seekers, and professionals with interactive tools for learning and working. Enjoy fun activities, explore career options, take advantage of college planning and financial aid resources, and investigate professional development opportunities. Produced by the College of Education at Virginia Tech with support from the Virginia Department of Education.