A Place of Love (APoL) Resource Connection provides Microsoft computer training and certification, job readiness, and job placement services to the West Oakland community. We strive to enrich, enhance, and empower the community through technical and business education for adults and teens 16 to 18 years old.


Five Job Search Tips from eHire

How does one find a job in today’s job market? In addition to sprucing up your resume and polishing up those wingtips, A Place of Love Resource Connection say network, network network! eHire’s Director of Business Development, Kim Bannerman, says, “The job market has evolved; candidates need to be more creative than ever to gain employers’ attention. The advice from 10 years ago no longer applies; advice to candidates should evolve as quickly as the candidates do themselves.” Check out these job tips.

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Most Underrated Jobs

Yes, we are in an economically depressed environment, and, yes, many people are unemployed, underemployed, or working a low-wage job they simply hate. Did you know there are jobs out there that not only allow you to earn a decent income ($40K – $80K) but also had a very low unemployment rate for 2010? Well, check out this article on Xfinity Finance and read what Forbes says are the 10 Most Underrated Jobs in the country.

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