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Upcoming Events

Virtual PA CareerLink® Workshop: Do’s and Don’ts of Resumes

Wed, October 28, 2020 1:00 P.M.

Jim Rudick, Community Workforce Connector for PA CareerLink®, will lead a virtual workshop.  This workshop will review the process of building a marketable and effective resume…

VIRTUAL - Book Discussion Group

Thu, October 29, 2020 2:00 P.M.

This month we will be talking about My Ántonia , by Willa Cather .  "Willa Cather's  My Ántonia is considered one of the most significant American…

Land the Job of Your Dreams with Reference Solutions & The Workplace!

Fri, November 6, 2020 1:00 P.M.

Reference Solutions  database provides in-depth information on more than 14 million U.S. potential employers nationwide, and is available to you anywhere with your library card…

How to Help Introverts Succeed in the Age of Acceleration

Mon, November 9, 2020 6:00 P.M.

What do Elon Musk, Melissa Mayer and Bill Gates have in common outside of being wildly successful? They are all introverts. In today’s fast paced, unstable workplace, achieving success…

The Workplace is a service that supports job seekers within the Business Resource & Innovation Center at the Free Library of Philadelphia. Since 1987, Workplace has provided current information and resources on changing careers, job searching techniques, and emerging employment fields to help career changers and job seekers achieve their goals. The Workplace offers group class instruction and one-on-one instruction by appointment in the use of these resources. Click here to schedule an appointment! For more information, please email