UUNEMPLOYMENT RESOURCES
  • Arkansas Department of Workforce Services
    Links to ArkLine, ArkNet, Claim Help, Disaster Unemployment Assistance, Trade Adjustment Assistance,
    Trade Readjustment Allowance, UI Benefit Appeals, UI Claimant Forms and Contact UI.
  • Arkansas JobLink
  • Losing a Job, Your Rights: Information on your legal rights if you are in danger of losing your job, or if you have already resigned, been fired, or subjected to a layoff.
RESUMES, COVER LETTERS, INTERVIEWS, EXAMS
  • Dress for Success: Advices on what to dress in job hunting.
  • Dress to Impress: Guidelines for women and men’s interview attire, dress examples with comments.
  • Cover Letter Library: Free cover letters for job hunters and career changers.
  • EResumes: Find resume and cover letter templates, samples, and tips.
  • Learning Express Library: an online collection of practice tests and study aides on a variety of topics such as ASVAB, Health Care, Civil Service, GED, GMAT, GRE, Real Estate, SAT, TOEFL, U.S. Citizenship. Resume tutorials and templates are also available (Library card is required).
  • Resume Guide: Get resume advices and samples from Susan Ireland, the author of the book Complete Idiot’s Guide to the Perfect Resume.
  • LearningExpress Library: an online collection of practice tests and study aides on a variety of topics such as ASVAB, Health Care, Civil Service, GED, GMAT, GRE, Real Estate, SAT, TOEFL, U.S. Citizenship. Resume tutorials and templates are also available (Library card is required).
MAJOR JOB SEARCH ENGINES
  • O*Net
    Occupational Information Network (O*NET) is the primary source of occupational information for the United States. O*NET, sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration of the United States Department of Labor.
  • CareerBuilder: Search employment opportunities by industry, field and job type.
  • Indeed.com: Search multiple job sites by keyword or location.
  • Job Fox: Create your profile and see jobs matched to you.
  • Linkup Job Search Engine Search job opeings from thousands of complany webistes.
  • Monster.com: Find jobs in both local and global markets.
  • NationJob: Search jobs by community, industry, or employer.
  • Oodle.com: Search job postings by area.
  • Simply Hired: Search for jobs by keyword, industry, or location. Find tools you can use to make your job search easier.
  • Yahoo! HotJobs: Find a job, post your resume, research at featured companies, compare salaries and get career advice. Thousands of jobs listed daily.
  • Craigslist for jobs in Jonesboro area
JOBS FOR SENIORS
  • RetirementJobs.com: Search full time, part time and flexible jobs from age friendly employers.
  • Workforce50.com: Find jobs placed by employers specifically interested in staffing from the over-50 workforce.
  • SeniorJobBank.org: A meeting place for over-50 job seekers and the employers seeking their services.
  • Retired Brains:AJob and information source for retirees & people planning their retirement.
GOVERNMENT JOBS
NONPROFIT JOBS
  • Idealist.org: Search for nonprofit jobs, events, consultants, volunteer opportunities and internships.
  • Opportunity Knocks: National online job site focused exclusively on the nonprofit community.