Boost your resume, professional skills with our help

iStockUnfinishedBusiness7Anyone seeking a new or better job is invited to a pair of upcoming presentations at the Southwest Oklahoma City Public Library.

The library presents the program Professional Skills 101 at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23. Jill Lindblad, Director of Graduation, Employment and Transfer Services at nearby Oklahoma City Community College, is the program presenter. She will go over topics like resume preparation tips, interviewing pointers and dressing for success.

The program is for teens of working age or adults, and registration is required in advance to attend.

Later in the week, the library hosts an evening of Resume Reviews for Success, from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25. Participants are invited to spend up to 30 minutes in a one-on-one session with a knowledgeable resume reviewer to go over the strengths and weaknesses of the attendee's resume.

Sign-ups are required in advance to get a time slot with one of the reviewers.