Preparing for Job Search

Job seeking is never fun, of course, but a well-prepared job seeker is more likely to find the process less stressful. Looking for work is not a science and there are many factors that come into play, but in conducting job search in today’s current market, there are a number of things that everyone will be happier to know from the outset. Another great place to start is This site provides endless resources to prepare you for job search through finding and maintaining employment.

OhioMeansJobs Marion County also offers many resources to help you get started.  We have a resource center that has computers with internet access, resume builder software, printers, copier,and a fax.  We also have a job board with recent job postings and employers on site weekly, looking for qualified job candidates.  We have Employment Specialists ready to work directly with you from start to finish.  We will connect you with potential funding sources for training or skills enhancement, career information, job-search workshops and much more.

Resume Preparation

The job market is competitive, so take advantage of every opportunity to stand out from the crowd. We can help you build a great resume that helps you stand out. should be your first stop in preparing to search for employment. It is Ohio’s free, online career counseling center that connects businesses to job seekers and provides career services to all Ohioans.  

Additional Tips to be Successful

Additional strategies for a successful start can be found here.

Interview Preparation

Get started today on your path to career success. Below are some Tools and resources to inspire your job search.