Career Ready 101 is a career training course that helps users build workplace skills, explore careers and their skill requirements, and create life-literacy with such skills as financial awareness and job searching. It includes KeyTrain®, which is a comprehensive but easy-to-use system for improving the basic skills measured by the WorkKeys® Assessment System. Using KeyTrain, users can assess their potential WorkKeys scores, review topics in each WorkKeys skill area, and practice problems similar to those on an actual WorkKeys assessment.
A career research database with its Job and Industry Profiles section providing information on nearly 3,400 jobs and 94 industries, broken down into 16 Career Clusters created by the Department of Education.
A comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons–students and adult learners–succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations and an individualized analysis of your results.
GCLS card holders now have access to thousands of free online training videos and courses. Want to learn to code? Need help with Photoshop, Excel, financial literacy, writing or overcoming procrastination? There is a topic for everyone! Courses can be taken on any desktop, laptop or tablet. You create your own account, track your progress and even earn certificates to show others you are keeping your skills razor-sharp.
This easy-to-use, remotely-accessible, web-based language learning database teaches real conversation skills for practical communication. Conversational lessons incorporate vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and culture components. Languages offered: Spanish (Latin), Russian, Portuguese (Brazilian), Japanese, Irish, Italian, Hebrew, Greek, German, French, Chinese (Mandarin), Arabic (Levantine), ESL Spanish, ESL Portuguese, ESL Japanese, ESL German, ESL French, ESL Chinese (Mandarin), ESL Arabic (Egyptian).
Information on millions of U.S. and Canadian businesses, physicians and dentists, compiled from telephone directories, company annual reports, federal, state, and municipal government data, trade magazines, newsletters and major newspapers, legal filings and other sources. Search by company name, executive name, city, SIC codes, major industries.
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Taking a college entrance or licensing exam? Looking for a college or graduate school? Need help finding scholarships? Use this database to search thousands of college and graduate school entries. Identify scholarships that meet their financial needs. Take on-line practice tests and use test prep eBooks to obtain your education goals.