What we're about

This is a group for job seekers in Arlington who want to connect with others as they network, improve resumes, refine Linkedin sites, learn skills online (like infographics, storify, social media), make business cards, complete job applications, prepare for interviews, improve their professional appearance/style, access career support services, figure out life-work balance, and all the other activities that go into finding a job.

Upcoming events (5+)

AC Works! Experienced Worker Job Fair

Arlington Central Library

RSVP on library site: https://arlingtonva.libcal.com/event/5510181 Are you looking for a new job, a career change, or opportunities to volunteer in your community? Join the Library, Arlington Employment Center, as well as over 30 Arlington and Washington Metropolitan area-based businesses at this job fair for workers aged 50+. Connect with employers looking to hire someone like you, and learn about new skills and resources to advance your career. Want to polish your materials and skills before September 23? Check out the great workshops and events being offered by the Library the entire month of September leading up to the fair. RSVP for an event reminder. This event is free and open to the public. This event is part of the Arlington Public Library's AC Works!, a month-long series focused on experienced workers, culminating in a job fair in partnership with Arlington Employment Center for workers aged 50+ on September 23 at Central.

Job Club

Arlington Central Library

This is a continuation of Mondays - this meetup will occur every week provided the library is open. At our next regular meetup, we'll continue to give mutual encouragement by sharing resources, networking, and setting goals for the following week. Come share your progress and ask questions!

Toastmasters Presents: Breaking the Ice with Potential Employers

Columbia Pike Branch Library

RSVP on library site: https://arlingtonva.libcal.com/event/5580946 Learn how to break the ice with a potential employer with Toastmasters. Develop and practice communication and leadership skills in a safe, supportive environment. RSVP for an event reminder. This event is part of the Arlington Public Library's AC Works!, a month-long series focused on experienced workers, culminating in a job fair in partnership with Arlington Employment Center for workers aged 50+ on September 23 at Central.

Drop-in Resume and Job Search Help

Arlington Central Library

Get Help with Your Job Hunt or Career Change Meet with dedicated Library staff and volunteers ready to help you with your job search, look over resumes, and suggest further resources. Bring your laptop or use our computers. Free job-related printing. RSVP requested.

Past events (348)

AARP Social Security: Understanding Your Benefits

Arlington Central Library

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