Business and employment
Build your resume, study for a test, research starting your own business, and find reliable job listings.
Connect First: 52 Simple Ways to Ignite Success, Meaning, and Joy at WorkMelanie A. Katzman, PhD.
Corazón, Inteligencia, Valentía y SuerteAnthony Tjan, Richard Harrington, Tsun-Yan Hsieh
How to Start a BusinessGreg Shields
Job Interview Tips for Overcoming Red FlagsRonald L. Krannich
Leading with GratitudeAdrian Gostick, Chester Elton
The Passion EconomyAdam Davidson
Explore starting your own business.
- America's SBDC (Small Business Development Center)
- View the local chapter of America's SBDC through Rogue Community College. Learn how to start a business, get funding, and grow the skills you will need to be successful. Learn more
- U.S. Small Business Administration
- Read 10 steps to starting your business from the federal Small Business Administration. Learn more
- Search this online resource to learn how to start, finance, or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles, and websites. Learn more
LinkedIn Learning content from Microsoft
Microsoft has launched a new global initiative to help 25 million people acquire new digital skills needed for the COVID-19 economy.
- LEARNINGEXPRESS LIBRARY
- LearningExpress is an interactive online learning site for all ages. Nearly 1,000 practice tests, tutorials, ebooks, and other resources are available in categories including career acceleration, college test preparation, computer skill building, and more. Learn more
- Vocations and Careers
- Vocations and Careers provides access to journals and magazines that aid users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career. LEARN MORE
- Udemy Online Courses
- Explore thousands of self-paced online courses taught by experts. Learn to code, prep for IT certifications, sharpen your leadership skills, produce a podcast, increase office productivity, tap into your creativity, and more. UDEMY ONLINE COURSES
Need to create a resume?
Build, customize, and save your resume and cover letters with a Learning Express account. Use your library to create an account and access and edit your resume from anywhere with an internet connection. Find the resume builder under Job & Career Accelerator.Learn more
Want to brush up on your computer skills?
Grow your computer knowledge with Learning Express Computer Skills Center. Explore multiple courses, including Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.Learn more
- Alison is a free online education platform that focuses on workplace-based skills. Study, learn, certify, and upskill with free online learning and training.
- STATE OF OREGON EMPLOYMENT DEPARTMENT
- The State of Oregon Employment Department provides information on employment trends and occupational profiles.
- WORKSOURCE ROGUE VALLEY
- WorkSource Rogue Valley creates opportunities for career seekers and current workers to obtain in-demand skills, training, and education to meet the needs of local businesses.
Find a job
- GOODWILL JOB CONNECTION
- Job Connection is a one-stop-shop for connecting with job search services, career skills development, and English classes.
- SOUTHERN OREGON HELP WANTED
- Find job listings, save searches, and email them to yourself using Southern Oregon Help Wanted.
- WORKSOURCE JOB LISTINGS
- Visit the WorkSource job listings webpage for jobs listed through the Oregon Employment Department.