Talent Services

Content

*Eligibility requirements may apply.

Job Search Resources

  • job postings and descriptions
  • labor market and career research information
  • business directories
  • industry-specific publications
  • networking groups

Pure Michigan Talent Connect - www.mitalent.org

  • create a resume
  • search job opportunities and career events
  • unemployment insurance work registration, forms and information

Cisco Networking Academy

  • FREE access to online, self-paced computer and IT courses
  • Can lead to Certificate of Completion (great to put on a resume)
  • Courses such as: Entrepreneurship, Cybersecurity, Getting Connected (computer basics) and more!
  • Contact us for more information: jgranat@cityofsouthfield.com

Technology/Social Media

  • internet with bookmarked career sites
  • opportunities via Facebook & Twitter
  • use of computers with Microsoft Office, printers and fax

Workshops & Events

  • job search workshops on resume writing, networking, interviewing, job search and more
  • job fairs
  • on-site interviews
  • guest presenters
  • Southeast Michigan talent events

Career Management*

If you are interested in the possibility of meeting with a Career Advisor contact our coordinator today.

  • career planning, exploration and guidance
  • assessment of skills and abilities
  • resume and interview assistance
  • access to jobs at growing Oakland County businesses
  • entrepreneurial and small business information

Training Programs*

  • tuition assistance for skill upgrades and certifications
  • on-the-job training, internship and apprenticeship opportunities
  • Microsoft Office training

Education Resources

  • post-secondary education and financial aid information
  • access to the Michigan Training Connect, Skilled Trades Portal and Oakland County Apprenticeship Book

Veterans' Services

  • priority of service for training and jobs
  • access to additional resources for veterans