City of Jacksonville

Career Transition Resources

Coping with a Layoff

Lower your Stress - tips and tools
Coping with a Layoff - information for those who are laid off and those who remain
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) - confidential counseling, coaching and consulting

Employment Resources

Career Planning - information regarding high demand skills and careers
Job Search and Networking - formulating an effective job search and utilizing your network
Resumes and Professional Branding
Interviewing and Salary Negotiation - tips for interviewing and salary negotiation
Careersource - provides extensive workforce-related services

Skills Enhancement 

Learn Microsoft Office 2013 - tutorials on the 2013 version of Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint and Access
Improve Typing Speed - free online typing tests, games designed to improve speed and touch typing 

Financial Resources

Reemployment Assistance Program - how to apply for the Reemployment Assistance Program
COBRA - what you need to know and how to apply
Financial Management - how to manage your finances and budget
Tax Impact of Job Loss - Q&As from the IRS

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

FAQs - provides information regarding commonly asked questions