Jobs in Northland Kansas City, MO

  • 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.

  • Skills for Your Future

    Express associates are able to access ExpressLearn, a free online learning resource, with a variety of courses to help you build your skills.  With more than 100 mobile-friendly courses available, grow your career with ExpressLearn. 


  • Software Skills

    More than 20 courses including using Microsoft Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and some Adobe design products. 

  • Workplace Skills

    Includes courses for time management, communication, and customer service. 

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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. 

    • Four Cs to Lead By

      In addition to being known as a pioneer in animation, as well as film, and the creator of some of the most beloved and recognizable characters in the world, Walt Disney was also responsible for leading and inspiring an innovative, industry-defining studio of “dreamers.” “Somehow I can’t believe that there are any heights that can’t be scaled by a man who knows the secrets of making dreams come true. This special secret, it seems to me, can be summarized in four Cs. They are curiosity, confidence, courage, and constancy, and the greatest of all is confidence. When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionable.” ― Walt Disney Although, in Disney’s words, the four Cs are the secret to making dreams come true, they’re just as easily applied to leadership and employee development. Curiosity Highly successful people have a predisposition for curiosity – and they’re willing to go to great lengths to satisfy it. From reading the latest business books, attending seminars and workshops, or …

      Tue, 26 Oct 2021

    • Halloween Costumes for the Workplace

      Halloween will be here before you know it, and if your workplace celebrates the holiday, you might still need a costume. Here are a few ideas that are not only appropriate for the workplace but will also potentially have your co-workers submitting your name for the “Best Costume” award.   Waldo from Where’s Waldo. When you show up with in this costume, people will certainly be asking where’s Waldo if you aren’t nearby. Wear a red and white striped long-sleeve shirt, and throw on a stocking cap, and you’ll be set. Bonus points if you add in a cane. Neo or Trinity from the Matrix. Wear all black to complete this easy costume. Get more into character by adding some black sunglasses. If you are working remotely, change your background for your virtual meetings. Rosie the Riveter. Play homage to this icon with a denim shirt and red scarf around your head. Don’t be afraid to flex your muscles when it is time for pictures. A Referee. Find black and …

      Mon, 25 Oct 2021

    • Signs It May Be Time to Move on From a Job

      One day you wake up and realize you don’t really like your job. It could be your co-workers or your boss, or maybe the work just isn’t fulfilling. But there’s a difference between not loving your job and hating it so much you’re ready to quit. How do you tell if it’s time for you to move on? Here are a few warning signs to keep in mind. Burnout If you spend every night dreading work the next day, you might be suffering from burnout. According to WebMD, burnout is “a form of exhaustion caused by constantly feeling swamped.” Light cases of burnout can be alleviated by a week or two of vacation, but if you really and truly just can’t handle the job anymore, it’s probably time to move on. WebMD goes on to note symptoms of burnout can include the following: Unmanageable workloads Unfair treatment at work Confusing work responsibilities Lack of communication or support from managers Immense deadline pressure If you find yourself suffering from burnout, ask …

      Thu, 21 Oct 2021

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