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Career & Job Search
Looking for information about finding or changing jobs, updating your resume, developing new skills or becoming an entrepreneur? We can help. Check out these online resources to help you in your search.
In addition, check out these resources from the Canada Revenue Agency:
Check the calendar for an updated list of programs for job seekers offered through the library. These include online workshops lead by YMCA Employment Services as well as Contact North. Read more about them in our Partner Highlight blog post.
Learn basic financial skills or find answers to your money and tax questions in these online library programs for financial literacy. Program partners include the Canada Revenue Agency, ABC Life Literacy Canada and TD Canada Trust.
The Working Centre maintains the KW Community Employment Workshops Calendar. The calendar has been updated to show available online workshops.
YMCA Effective Resume Writing
YMCA Second Career Information
Business NOT as Usual: Support for Employees and Small Business
Learn Computer Skills
More Online Learning
Research and Learning Tools
Business Plans Handbook
Includes actual plans from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries as examples of how to approach, structure and compose business plans.
A diverse mix of publications on topics ranging from business to the arts, to industry news and current events in Canada.
Search for local community organizations and services in Waterloo Region.
Update your skills online! Learn technology, creative and business skills you can use today. You must have a library card to use Lynda.com.
Instant access to newspapers and magazines from around the world.
Note: The Globe & Mail is available to in-library users only.
Look up Canadian business and industry profiles, company descriptions, executive directories, market research and more.
Local Employment Help
205-385 Fairway Rd S. Kitchener
Online appointments, workshops, resources
Waterloo Region Small Business Centre
|YMCA Employment Services|
800 King St W. Kitchener
Request an appointment through Employment Ontario