Career Development

  • Building Skills. Building Careers.

    Improving and learning new skills increases your options for getting the career you want. Express Employment Professionals offers training resources and programs to help you get where you want to go.

  • Training Resources

    Express Training Programs are focused on the specific skills you need for success. We offer videos, webinars, workshops and at-your-own-pace learning tools to make career training and development convenient for you.  

  • Computer Software

    Computer-based tutorials, from beginning to advanced.

  • Communication Training

    Verbal and written communication skills for any job that requires interaction with customers.

  • Safety Education

    Introduction to worksite, tools, and equipment used on a job including job safety and proper use. 

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    Nonprofit Guide

    Some job seekers struggle due to barriers in their life. This guide can be a helpful resource for those...

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    Job Genius

    Video based training on the job market forecast, resumes and interviewing, how to find job openings, and building a career path.

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    Career White Papers

    Learn what format is best for your resume – PDF vs Word, and how to achieve work/life balance.

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    With tips and advice on everything from the job search to finding work life balance, Express’ Job Journey blog is a great resource for employees and job seekers alike. 

    • 3 Ways Contract Work Assignments Can Advance Your Career

      Whether you’re between jobs, looking for a more flexible work arrangement, or just testing the waters of something different, short-term, contract work assignments are a great way to advance your career. Contract work comes in all shapes and sizes. And for those professionals who embrace the opportunity, the reward is often much more than a foot in the door for the job of their dreams. Develops your skills and experience First and foremost, contract work assignments provide an incredible opportunity to develop your skills and build expertise. From young professionals who want more hands-on experience in their chosen fields to seasoned veterans of the business world looking for a new challenge, the shorter-term nature of this type of work assignment allows exposure to broad range of projects, team dynamics, and work environments, which in turn, creates more well-rounded professionals and stellar resumes. Shows your commitment If you find yourself between jobs or long-term unemployed because of changes in your industry or factors like a global pandemic, contract work assignments are …

      Thu, 28 Jan 2021

    • Poll Results: How Hard Will It Be to Find a Job in 2021?

      The job market changed across the country in 2020, with many job seekers having to change their approach to the hunt. We wanted to know how difficult our readers expected finding a job to be in 2021, so we conducted a poll to find out. The Results Forty-two percent of respondents say finding a job in 2021 would be “somewhat difficult.” Twenty-six percent think it will be “somewhat easy.” Another 26% believe it will be “hard.” Just 6% believe it will be “easy.” What Does It Mean? It’s no surprise that many job seekers would expect it to be somewhat difficult to find a job in 2021. However, in a press release put out by Express Employment Professionals, 46% of hiring decision makers said they planned to increase their company’s number of employees, up from 31% a year ago. This means 46% of business leaders are expecting to increase hiring in 2021, while only 32% of job seekers expect finding a job will be easy to some degree. Although finding …

      Tue, 26 Jan 2021

    • Job Spotlight eBook Now Available!

      When you’re starting a new career, it’s tough to figure out where to start. There are so many jobs out there in a variety of industries, all with differing compensation, education requirements, and responsibilities. That’s why we created the Job Spotlight eBook: Are You Ready for a New Career? In the eBook we detail 20 of the most in-demand jobs in four main categories: Professional, Office Services, Light Industrial, and Skilled Trades. Here are the jobs that are covered: PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS Accountant Accounts Payable/Receivable Specialist Graphic Designer Market Research Analyst Sales Manager OFFICE SERVICES POSITIONS Claim Service Representative Customer Service Representative Data Entry Specialist Human Resources Generalist Medical Administrative Assistant LIGHT INDUSTRIAL POSITIONS General Construction Worker Grounds Maintenance Order Filler Shipping and Receiving Clerk Warehouse Worker SKILLED TRADES POSITIONS CDL Driver Forklift Operator HVAC Technician Mechanic Welder If you’re interested in learning more, check out the Job Spotlight eBook at Do you have any other questions about the Job Spotlight eBook? Let us know in the comments section below!

      Thu, 21 Jan 2021