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January 7, 2014

6 Things Every Resume Should Have

Dec 2013 By Michelle Weiss

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April 24, 2013

New Trier Township highlights Career Resource Center

New Trier Township highlights Career Resource Center as its Featured Agency in the Spring 2013 Edition of the New Trier Township Courier…

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January 2, 2013

Local Volunteers Change Lives: Career Resource Center Honors Volunteers

After 22 years of empowering individuals to conduct an effective job search, Career Resource Center (CRC) has no plans of stopping anytime soon..

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October 11, 2012

Career Resource Center Offers Assistance to Job Seekers

Career Resource Center Offers Assistance to Job Seekers
Patch.com Deerfield – October 2, 2012

A survey released by the CRC finds that 96% of users would recommend the organization to others seeking a new job…

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Find the Local Hidden Treasure for Job Seekers

Find the Local Hidden Treasure for Job Seekers

September 6, 2012 LakeForest-LakeBluffPatch

With the national unemployment rate at 8.2 percent, even the most marketable job seeker can find it hard…

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Lake Forest Answer Man: How can I find a job?

Lake Forest Answer Man: How can I find a job?

September 3, 2012 The Lake Forester

Executive Director Jan Leahy said the 22-year-old non-profit organization helps folks through the transition process from one job to another…

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October 10, 2012

Unemployment coming down slowly

Unemployment coming down slowly

Des Plaines posted the biggest job gains among the northern suburbs

September 06, 2012|By John P. Huston and Joseph Ryan, Chicago Tribune reporter

A sign alerts employment seekers where to go for a job fair…

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August 6, 2012

North Shore United Way Announces Buchanan Grants

The Buchanan Family Foundation provides Career Resource Center with funding…

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January 12, 2012

RON TAYLOR JOINS CAREER RESOURCE CENTER, INC. AS ADVISOR

Written by:  Peggy Sparrow Taylor Shares 40 Years of Corporate Experience With Job Seekers Lake Forest—Career Resource Center, Inc. (CRC) announced today that Ron Taylor has joined both its board of directors, and its group of professional advisors who assist …

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CAREER COACH JOINS CAREER RESOURCE CENTER

Written by:  Peggy Sparrow Mary Beth Barrett-Newman Brings Coaching and Mentoring Expertise to Clients Lake Forest — The Career Resource Center, Inc. (CRC) announced today that Mary Beth Barrett-Newman, founder and president of 2nd Career Consulting, has joined its group …

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August 3, 2011

UNDEREMPLOYMENT UNDER THE RADAR ON THE NORTH SHORE (GLENVIEW.PATCH.COM)

Underemployed Under the Radar on the North Shore

by: Carrie Miller

Only partially tracked in government statistics, underemployment common in highly educated populations like Glenview’s…

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WHEN TO TAKE THAT NOT-SO-PERFECT JOB (GLENVIEW.PATCH.COM)

When To Take That Not-So-Perfect Job

by: Carrie Miller

Sometimes undermployment is the only kind of work you can find, meaning work that doesn’t use your full skill set or a job in your field that is only part-time or short-term…

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July 14, 2011

Libertyville Sunrise Rotary Club’s 2011 Goose Is Loose Fest!

Libertyville Sunrise Rotary Club is holding its 2011 Goose Is Loose Festival on Saturday, July 23, in downtown Libertyville on Church St. This year’s event will occur from 5:00PM – 10:30PM and will feature live bands, great food and beer and wine garden provided by Mickey Finn’s and the S&S Wine & Spirit Warehouse. Entry fee is $10 or a $25 Raffle Ticket!…

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January 19, 2011

CAREER RESOURCE CENTER MEETS GROWING JOB SEEKER MARKET

Courtesy of Patch.com by:  Patricia Havrin Human Resource professional Linda Walsh knew her resume was good and how to interview when she signed up at Lake Forest’s Career Resource Center (CRC) after losing her job in 2002. Back then she joined CRC …

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CAREER RESOURCE CENTER LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE

Career Resource Center (CRC) recently launched its newly created online presence. This comprehensive and dynamic website, www.CareerResourceCenter.org, features many notable upgrades and a new breadth of information available to users. The new site offers job seekers access to information about …

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August 19, 2010

CAREER RESOURCE CENTER’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY FEATURES COHEN OF LINKEDIN-CHICAGO

(Lake Forest, IL)— David Cohen, Central Regional Director of LinkedIn-Chicago will be the Keynote Speaker at Career Resource Center’s 20th Anniversary Event on Wednesday, September 29, 2010. Larry Potash, WGN News Anchor, will emcee the evening at the Highland Park …

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June 21, 2010

CAREER RESOURCE CENTER FACES 20TH YEAR WITH NEW BOARD PRESIDENT

Career Resource Center boasts of their high-caliber volunteers who bring executive level advice to job-seekers and board leadership with excellent business acumen. For the 20th anniversary year, CRC announced their new board president, Fred I. Seff of Highland Park, Illinois. …

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June 10, 2010

HELP FOR THE UNEMPLOYED

Editor’s note: There’s so much going on in Lake Forest, Lake Bluff and Knollwood! To help readers keep track of events, meetings, parties and other functions, GazeboNews has started a do-it-yourself community calendar. All of the events mentioned in this …

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May 24, 2010

LIBERTYVILLE RESIDENT GUIDES JOB SEEKERS AT CAREER RESOURCE CENTER

Leveraging the 37-years of business management with General Motors to help job seekers to become re-employed is a passion for Glenview resident Mike Kramer. Kramer is currently a very active volunteer advisor for Career Resource Center (CRC). He utilizes his …

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GLENVIEW RESIDENT GUIDES JOB SEEKERS AT CAREER RESOURCE CENTER

GLENVIEW RESIDENT GUIDES JOB SEEKERS AT CAREER RESOURCE CENTER Leveraging the 37-years of business management with General Motors to help job seekers to become re-employed is a passion for Glenview resident Mike Kramer. Kramer is currently a very active volunteer …

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July 1, 2008

MICHAEL TUCKER JOINS CAREER RESOURCE CENTER, INC®

Lake Forest, IL — Career Resource Center, Inc.® announces that Michael Tucker will join the organization as the center’s newest advisor. Tucker will work directly with individuals seeking employment or who are dealing with employment transitions. In this position, Tucker …

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June 23, 2008

ANDREA DAVEY JOINS CAREER RESOURCE CENTER, INC®

Lake Forest — Andrea Davey has joined Career Resource Center, Inc.® as a new Advisor for the Center’s job seekers. Davey brings to the center her expertise in human resources having had a long and varied career in strategic direction …

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April 1, 2008

ARE YOUR INTERVIEW SKILLS IN TUNE WITH THE TIMES?

Part of preparing for a job interview is to make sure your interview ing skills are up-to-date. What w ere correct responses years ago may not be what employers want to hear today. First, don’t worry about your career aspirations …

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