Career Advisors (Still) Here to Help You

Posted on May 11, 2020

While South Dakotans are practicing common sense and personal responsibility to get back to normal and on the road to recovery, many people have more downtime on their hands than usual. It’s tempting to spend this extra time binging your favorite series or scrolling the web for cat videos to lift your spirits. But instead, consider using this time to reimagine your career.

Do you find yourself thinking about what could have been, second guessing your current career, or wondering what it might take to reach career goals currently unavailable to you? If yes, you have a friend waiting to help at Career Launch SD.

No matter where you are on your career journey, Career Launch SD has something to offer you. From people just starting out in the real world of work to those ready to propel their careers to new heights (and even those who don’t know where to begin), Career Launch SD can make a plan for your success.

You can get a head start by working with our Career Advisors while the rest of our state begins to recover from the effects of COVID-19. We’re open for you to:

· Explore exciting careers matching your skills and interests

· Create or polish a professional resume

· Learn how to impress and have confidence at a job interview

· Fill out job applications like a pro

· Learn more about the businesses hiring in your community

Career launch SD can help you with your educational goals as well. Now is the perfect time if you want to:

· Earn a GED® credential or high school equivalency

· Learn about post-secondary education and training opportunities

· Start an apprenticeship with one of the state’s many registered sponsors

Our Job Service offices are closed to the public until June 1. But Career Launch SD and the Department of Labor and Regulation are still working to meet your needs. Just visit CareerLaunchSD.com, and let us know who you are and how we can reach you. One of our Career Advisors will then be touch with instructions on how we can meet with you virtually or one-on-one. You’ve got what it takes to be great. Let Career Launch SD help.