Are you Work Ready?
We know COVID-19 has heavily impacted our LA County communities, including record-setting job losses. Are you currently looking for a new job, looking to build new job skills, or seeking out new career opportunities, but don’t have the device or internet connection to make that happen? Work Ready is here to help.
About the program:
- Participants borrow a laptop and wireless hotspot kit for 6 weeks from one of 20 participating libraries
Participants receive special support items to aid in the job search process, which they can keep
- Weekly virtual events will cover topics ranging from writing cover letters and interviewing to identifying high-growth careers and working from home
Interested in participating? See laptop availability and get started!
Upcoming Live Events
To be announced.
Please check out our Work & Career Playlist on our YouTube Channel for past recorded events.
Featured YouTube Videos
Check out other videos on the Work & Career Playlist on our YouTube Channel.
- Job Seeker Checklist
- Cover Letter Guide
- Work Ready: Avoiding Job Scams
- Work Ready: Online Etiquette in a Professional Environment
- LA County Library YouTube Work & Career Playlist
- Work Ready Collection on OverDrive (eBooks and Audiobooks)
- Tools for Job Seekers
- Business Resources
- America’s Job Center of California (AJCC)
- Occupational Outlook Handbook