Tips & Tricks for Job Seekers

Date

Monday, July 15, 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Tips & Tricks for Job Seekers: Internet Searching and Websites
Lower Level Technology Lab

Today’s job seekers need to know how to find and apply for positions online. In this free one-hour session, library staff will teach you how to effectively search the Internet using a variety of browsers and search engines when looking for jobs. Useful websites for job seekers will also be highlighted.

Skills required:  Basic Computer Skills (i.e., using the mouse & keyboard; opening & closing programs)
Group size is limited to allow for personal attention. Register by calling 236-5205.

Topics Covered:

  • Understanding and using web browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox)
  • Understanding and using a search engine (Google, Bing)
  • Basic searching techniques
  • Navigate using URLs and links
  • Use Back, Forward, Home buttons
  • View the Browsing History
  • Adding, deleting, and organizing Bookmarks or Favorites
  • Downloading a file from the Internet
  • Use the Find command
  • Printing from the Internet

Event Type