Help for Job Searchers Over the Age of 50

Elgin Community College and AARP have partnered to assist job searchers that are over the age of 50. For more information, call Toll Free 855-850-2525 or visit


Three Part Guide to Answering a Common Interview Question

How to respond when an Interviewer says “Tell me about Yourself”
Preparing for an upcoming interview?  Check out this helpful article first.  In this recent LinkedIn posting, Hire to Win CEO Skip Freeman provides simple, step by step instruction on how to best prepare for, and answer the question, “Tell me about yourself”.  
The original article can be found hereor you can also access an excellent synopsis of the article, by Emmie Martin of Business Insider, by clicking on the following link.
Best of luck in your job searching!  

BPLD Job Board

The Bartlett Public Library now has a Job Board located in the “New Materials” Room next to the cafe area. Items such as local job openings, job fairs and workshops will be posted. Right below the Job Board is a bookshelf with resources that may be helpful to those seeking employment.

Stop by the Adult Reference Desk if you have any questions or need further information.