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Advanced Techniques for Work Search

This workbook is designed to help self-directed adults with experience in the workforce or post-secondary education and training improve their work search strategies. Learn to sell your skills in today's competitive job market using portfolios, proposals, cover letters, resumés and curricula vitae. Order your copy today at alis.alberta.ca/publications.
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Poll

As someone with a learning disability, what has helped you to become successful?
  • Support worker or teacher's aid
  • Assistive technology
  • Accommodations
  • Supportive working environment
  • Other

Tip Sheet

 

Overcoming Defences Against Learning
Learning on and off the job maintains and increases your value as an employee. In other words, when you keep learning, you keep earning. However, it isn’t always easy to stay open to ... read more

Occupation

 

Instructional Designer
Instructional designers develop instructional materials and activities for education and training in wide range of settings (for e... read more

Publication

 

What Works: Career-Building Strategies for People From Diverse Groups
What Works: Persons With Learning Disabilities is a counsellor's resource that includes related statistics, terminology, history and legislation. Learn how to better help the people you serve.&nb... read more

Video: Kim: Graduate Studies

FAQs

 

Are there any exercises or quizzes that I can do to help me find out what I would be good at?
ALIS has self-assessment tools and quizzes to help you discover your interests, personality type, values and skills... read more

Easy Reading Find a Job

This work-related guide uses stories and exercises to help Albertans with low literacy skills find the job they want. Easy Reading Find a Job covers important topics such as: how to write a resume and cover letter, where to look for a job, how to fill out application forms and how to have a good interview.... read more

Time to Choose...a Post-Secondary Education Program 2014-2015

Graduating from high school? Thinking about continuing your education? Time to Choose will help you pick an Alberta post-secondary program that meets your career goals.... read more

Career Events

Are you looking for a job in the Edmonton region? Then you'll want to check out Edmonton's upcoming career events and job fairs.... read more