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.

  • 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.

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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. 

    • What’s It Like to Work in a Call Center?

      With more than 500,000 call center job openings across the nation annually, employees are in high demand for this field. From inbound to outbound, customer service to sales, and everything in between, calls center jobs fit most personalities. If you’re looking for a job that has flexible hours, equitable compensation, and requires little to no experience, becoming a call center representative might be the right fit for you. When you think of a call center, the first image that comes to mind might be a a huge room filled with dozens to more than hundreds of people lined up dialing frantically like drones. In reality, there are a variety of settings in which call centers function. Some call centers can be part of a larger organization or stand alone, while others are virtual, allowing employees to work from home. And all shifts are covered within different call centers, you name it, there’s a call center operating no matter the time, day, or even holiday. And technology always plays a big …

      Fri, 08 Nov 2019

    • Question of the Month: Holidays in the Workplace—What Stresses You Out the Most During this Festive Season?

      It’s November, which means the holiday season is about to begin. Odds are you’ve already seen commercials and advertisements full of happy families joyfully carving turkey, co-workers chatting while wearing festive hats, and children politely opening presents. Unfortunately, real life is often a whole lot more hectic than that. While Thanksgiving and Christmas can be delightful and full of happy memories, getting there can be a struggle, especially at work. You have to worry about requesting time-off, schedule changes when co-workers go on storybook vacations, buying gifts for work pals, and, of course, the frequently awkward company holiday party. We want to know what stresses you out the most at work during the holiday season. Let us know by voting in our poll! Share more: What’s your craziest holiday story?

      Tue, 05 Nov 2019

    • Making the Job Search Less Awful

      Hundreds or even thousands of applications enter the ring; only one will prevail If you’ve ever been discouraged during a job search after weeks of sending out applications only to see zero responses, you’re not alone. As noted by Robert Meier, President of Job Market Experts, in an article for Workopolis, “98% of job seekers are eliminated at the initial resume screening and only the ‘Top 2%’ of candidates make it to the interview.” Those numbers are grim, but you can increase your personal success rate by making a few tweaks to your job search strategy. Go Outside No, seriously. Networking is the single most important thing to do when it comes to the job search. There are plenty of jobs that are never posted online, and you’re not going to hear about them if you spend all your time on online job boards. This can be as simple as meeting up with friends for coffee or as complicated as going to a job fair to meet recruiters in person …

      Thu, 31 Oct 2019