Career Development with Express Lakewood

  • 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.

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  • 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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    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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    Job Genius

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

  • White Papers

    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. 


    • Job Spotlight: CDL Driver

      Learn about a career as a CDL Driver Despite already having experience with several jobs, many working adults are unable to answer the age-old question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Our monthly Job Spotlight blog series is designed to help answer that question. In this series, we review all the basics of specific jobs, from pay and duties, to why people do the jobs they do.   CDL Driver In this month’s Job Spotlight, we’re taking a look at what it means to be a CDL Driver. Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Drivers transport goods from one place to another using a commercial vehicle.   Required Education: Typically some trade school and a commercial driver’s license.   Compensation: Although average payrates vary depending on a variety of factors (e.g. experience, industry, geographic area, etc.), median annual compensation for CDL drivers is $43,000 in the U.S. and $47,400 in Canada.   What CDL Drivers Do: They deal with a variety of tasks, including: Delivering freight Managing proof …

      Thu, 03 Dec 2020


    • Question of the Month: In 2021, Finding a New Job Will Be:

      For many, 2020 was difficult. The COVID-19 pandemic, political and civil unrest, natural disasters, and more made finding a job incredibly tough. However, with a new year comes hope for change. We want to know what you think the job search will look like in 2021. Will it be better? Worse? More of the same? Let us know by voting in our poll!

      Mon, 30 Nov 2020


    • Being Thankful at Work

      Happy Thanksgiving! As the name implies, this is a holiday to give thanks for the things and people who matter most to us. But are you giving thanks at work? You might not realize it, but a quick thank you can mean quite a bit to the right person. Here is a cornucopia of ways to be thankful at work. Give Thanks Work can get busy, so it’s understandable if you don’t confirm receipt of every email you receive. But a quick “thanks for the email” or “got it, thanks!” can go a long way. Some of your co-workers might tend to worry if they don’t have confirmation on something, and these types of responses can put their minds at ease. If you frequently receive emails from outside your department, this is also a way to communicate with colleagues you don’t see on a daily basis. Pardon the Turkey People aren’t perfect. You might have a co-worker who fills you with dread every time you open an email, or whenever …

      Thu, 26 Nov 2020