Career Resources

We've curated a collection of proven career resources, from resume guidelines to coaches in Greater Cincinnati area. 

Resource Library

Career Training and Online University Courses (Free)

Cincinnati Public Library: Universal class: Free online courses on a range of technology and other topics.  Requires free library card to access.

Career Advice: Blogs

Hell in the Hallway: Funny, well-written career blog.

Tim's Strategy: More great advice on careers, social media, and a subscribable newsletter.

Job Hunters Bible: Official site for What Color is Your Parachute.

Career Description, Salary, etc.

O*Net:  Tool for career search, detailed descriptions of the world of work.

Glassdoor:  An inside look at jobs, companies, salaries, interviews, etc.

Resumes

About Job Search:  Resume tips.

Frequent Contributors

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Global Preferred Solutions (GPS Franchise)

Nan Stricker

Nan Stricker is the Volunteer Co-President and Entrepreneurial Resource with JSFG. She is the founder of GPS Franchise and a Certified Franchise Broker specializing in Franchise Recruitment. Attend Nan's Career Alternatives Workshop currently being held online the second Tuesday of most months at 2pm ET to learn about self-employment options to help you determine if business ownership might be a viable career option for you to explore.

Contact Nan Stricker at nan@gpsfranchise.com, 513-575-2005, for log-on credentials.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, all in-person meetings are cancelled until further notice. We have shifted to an online format at this time. We are in this together. See event schedule on the meetings tab for dates and times of online meetings and workshops.

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Brian Holbrook

Brian Holbrook is the Volunteer Co-President with JSFG and an Account Executive with The Johnson Executive Search Group. Contact Brian for his Resume Review Workshop schedule to get advice on updating your resume for today's job market. Brian Holbrook, brianholbrook515@gmail.com

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, all in-person meetings are cancelled until further notice. We have shifted to an online format at this time. We are in this together. 

 

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John Payton

John Payton is the Volunteer Orientation Chair and Financial Resource with JSFG. He offers advice and tips on financial strategies for career transition. Attend John's Financial Wellness Workshop the fourth Tuesday of most months at 2pm ET to learn about gaining control and peace of mind with your finances while in job transition. Contact John Payton for log-on credentials at John Payton, john.payton@ml.com

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, all in-person meetings are cancelled until further notice. We have shifted to an online format at this time. We are in this together. See event schedule on the meetings tab for dates and times of online meetings and workshops.

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SOAR with Purpose

Bob Pautke

Bob Pautke is a past president of JSFG (10 years!) and the founder and President of SOAR with Purpose. In early 2021, Bob returned to the JSFG leadership team as the Volunteer Director of Programming. Attend Bob's SOAR with Strengths Workshop which is held at 10am ET on the first Monday of most months before the regularly scheduled 12-1:30pm JSFG meeting. Research has shown that when we use our strengths we are more successful, productive and happy ...and immediately helpful to a successful job search. This workshop has been helpful to many in transition ...and in life! Contact Bob Pautke for log-on credentials at bob@pautke.com.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, all in-person meetings are cancelled until further notice. We have shifted to an online format at this time. We are in this together. See event schedule on the meetings tab for dates and times of online meetings and workshops.

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Life Solutions Network

Tony Aloise

The Life Solutions Network is a volunteer-driven network for volunteers and social service professionals who choose to serve our community by building the capability of people in need.

Tony Aloise, Founder, Life Solutions Network. Tony Aloise  tony.aloise@lifesolutions-network.org

Our Purpose: We inspire people to live, work and serve to their purpose, passion and potential.Our Mission: Grow the capability of people in need by enabling volunteers and non-profit professionals with life skills and mentor solutions.

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Pathway Consulting & Coaching

Larry Watson

Larry Watson, Speaker, Author, Coach, Pathway Consulting & Coaching. Larry Watson larry@pathwayconsult.com Overwhelmed, frustrated, disappointed, and lacking the direction for achieving their goals. Clients learn the tools, wisdom, and power they possess through NextChapter Transformation Coaching, accessing their Zone of Brilliance, the driver of success.This Coaching develops and achieves more together than you could on your own, and in afraction of the time.

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Journey to Hope

Journey To Hope

Do you ever struggle with what to say - OR - how to talk about yourself when you're networking? Interviewing?

This hands-on, interactive workshop will give you a well-developed marketing campaign that will bring you closer to your job search target!  Find out more here.