Additional Resources for the Community
Human Resources Development (HRD) program is a statewide initiative sponsored by the North Carolina Community College System. The HRD's role is to serve unemployed and underemployed individuals across Mecklenburg County who are struggling to deal with the stark transitions taking place in the economy.
HRD provides FREE skills assessment services, employability skills training and career development activities for adults who are unemployed and underemployed.
The Library offers a free web-based resume building program, in addition to job search services administered in the Job Help Center and library branches.
Dress for Success is a suiting program that provides interview-appropriate clothing for individuals in need..
CPCC Central Campus, Free and open to the public
For more information, call 704.330.6433, or visit www.cpcc.edu/career/studentsgrads/career-fair.
Career Readiness Certificates
Free seminars offered by CPCC's Institute for Entrepreneurship, conducted at various locations throughout the Charlotte-Mecklenburg area. Classes, resources, and individual entrepreneurship consultations are also available.
Ben Craig Center
Provides general information about starting a small business. Located at UNCC.
Provides information on jobs, education, training, and the labor market. Contact JobLink if you need help defining and achieving your career goals. Below are centers in the Charlotte area:
NC Employment Security Commission
5601 Executive Center Drive
Charlotte, NC 28212
7140 Forest Point Drive, Suite A
Charlotte, NC 28217
* Counseling and Veteran services are available to those who are uncertain of the career path they want to pursue.