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The H&R Block Business and Career Center should be your first stop when looking for a job. Browse books on résumé writing and interviewing, learn how to use online job searching resources such as Job & Career Accelerator, consult with a librarian, or use our computers to apply for a job. Learn more about our materials and services, and pick up some tips in this section.

Learn more about:

Job listings

Jobs.MO.gov (Missouri jobs, click here to do a search)

The Kansas City Star (Via CareerBuilder)

The Kansas City Business Journal

Kansas Works (Kansas jobs)

Jobs.MO.gov links (Jobs in government, and for ex-offenders, veterans, and people with disabilities)

U Post U Match (Matches minority job candidates to employers committed to diversity in Kansas City)

Project HIRE (Site maintained by Metropolitan Community College)

snagajob (Jobs for teens)

The Beehive (National job search sites)

Nonprofit Connect (Kansas City nonprofit jobs)

Glassdoor (Search for jobs and learn about specific employers from current and former employees)

Craigslist (See this article on avoiding job scams on Craigslist)

Other career development sites

Full Employment Council (Kansas City's primary employment service)

Excelsior Springs Job Corps (Federal job skills training program for youth)

MissouriConnections.org (Online career interest assessment. Username: PennValleyCC, Password: 2viewmoc)

Vocational Rehabilitation for the State of Missouri (Employment assistance for Missouri residents with disabilities)

Western MO/Eastern KS Goodwill employment programs (Information about several Goodwill programs)

CareerOneStop (Federal career website)

My Next Move (Another excellent federal career website)

Women's Employment Network (Career resource for Kansas City women)

Tweet My Jobs (Find a job using Twitter)

Beyond the Conviction (Employment service for formerly incarcerated persons)

The Ultimate Guide to Reputation Management (Advice on protecting your online reputation)