Career Classes

Looking for a job? Want to start your own small business? The Rolling Meadows Library offers some great classes and programs to get your career off to a good start!

Seating is limited for all classes so be sure to sign up early! You can register for classes by calling the library at 847-259-6050 or just stop by the Welcome Desk. Persons with disabilities can arrange for special assistance by calling the library at least two weeks prior to any program.

Power Employment Workshop by Business and Career Services, Inc.

Monday, September 29th | 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Friday, November 21st | 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

This FREE workshop by Business and Career Services, Inc. will cover job search techniques, résumé and cover letter writing, and interviewing skills. Business and Career Services, Inc. of Illinois workNet partners with the Illinois Department of Employment Security, working to expand access to workforce development and supplying outstanding resources aimed at individuals and businesses in Illinois. Class continues through the lunch hour so bring a snack.


Starting a Small Business

Wednesday, September 10th | 10:00 a.m.

Do you dream of starting a small or home-based business? We'll help get you started! We'll cover print and electronic library resources that offer information to you on the path to small business success.


Uncovering Company Info

Wednesday, September 24th | 10:00 a.m. - **CANCELLED**

Whether you need background information on a company to prepare for an interview or a list of companies targeted to a specific industry, the Rolling Meadows Library has the resources to help you.


Jump-Start Your Job Search

Thursday, October 23rd | 7:00 p.m.

Energize your career with this free program featuring library resources that are available for all job hunters. Topics include resources for writing a résumé, preparing for a job interview, organizing your job hunt, and more.