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.

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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: Mechanical Engineer

      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. Mechanical Engineer In this month’s Job Spotlight, we’re taking a look at what it means to be a Mechanical Engineer. The key responsibility of the job is designing, developing, building, and testing mechanical thermal sensors.   Required Education: A Bachelor’s degree is usually required.   Pay: This varies depending on a variety of factors (e.g. experience, geographic area, industry, etc.), but Mechanical Engineers can make as much as $88,430 a year.   What Mechanical Engineers Do: They deal with a variety of tasks, including*: Designing, developing, building, and testing mechanical thermal sensors and devices. Analyzing mechanical issues to determine how thermal and mechanical devices could solve various …

      Fri, 09 Apr 2021


    • Question of the Month: When Working From Home Versus the Workplace, Do You Work More or Less Hours Per Day?

      With more people working remotely than ever before due to the COVID-19 pandemic, workers have to figure out what working from home looks like. For some, working from home enables them to work less hours per day. Others find themselves always on call, meaning they end up working more hours than when they were in the office. We want to know what working from home looks like for you. Are you working more or less hours per day than when you were in the workplace? Let us know by voting in our poll!

      Tue, 06 Apr 2021


    • Don’t Be an April Fool: Resume Mistakes to Avoid

      Ah, April 1, April Fool’s Day. A day of pranks and jokes where anything posted online is to be looked at with skepticism and doubt. But not here on Job Journey! We’re serious about the job search, and you won’t find any silly tricks or made-up stories here. However, we want to take this chance to keep you from being seen as a “fool” when it comes to your resume. You might think you’re doing everything right, but a slight typo or other mistake could keep you from getting the job. Here are a few resume mistakes to avoid. Terrible Typos and Formatting Fails Hiring managers go through tons of resumes, sometimes numbering in the hundreds. That’s why, as noted by Glassdoor, on average they only spend about six seconds looking at each one. Six seconds is all it takes for them to decide whether your resume goes in the “yes,” “no,” or “maybe” pile. The easiest way to get your resume thrown out? Bad formatting and typos. If you’re …

      Thu, 01 Apr 2021