YouScience is the science of YOU – how your mind is wired, what makes you tick, the skills and knowledge that set you apart. You have talent and there’s a path that’s right for you – we can help you find it.
HOW DOES YOUR BRAIN TACKLE PROBLEMS?
Your aptitudes (natural abilities most important to career choice) and interests give you a unique approach and a competitive advantage for careers. Aptitudes don’t care what you look like or where you’re from – plan a future that makes the most of your special kind of awesome.
YOUR FUTURE IS BRIGHT.
You have talent employers need. YouScience uses seriously cool code to take what you like, what you naturally do well, and the skills you’ve learned, to match you with opportunities and industries. What if your dream job is career a you’ve never heard of, or a company you’ve never considered?
After you find out how your brain ticks, this tool will map you to local employers looking for YOU!
This is all provided courtesy of the CB Chamber. We want to help you find a path to your future.
So, sign up, take your aptitude "test", and start your new path.
CAREER, INTERN, AND APPRENTICESHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Council Bluffs is full of businesses that want to help you succeed. Please check our Apprenticeship/Internship page to view employers that are accepting applications for their programs.
Free access to LinkedIn Learning is now available through the Council Bluffs Public Library with your library card! LinkedIn Learning provides thousands of expert-led online video tutorials. Learn new business, software, creative, and tech skills to advance your career or to satisfy your own curiosity. Get started today by going to the Council Bluffs Public Library’s webpage or clicking below.
Career Planning (set career goals, create individualized career plans, resume and interview assistance, Financial Aid, assist with FAFSA, referral services, help with applying for local and national scholarships, resume and interview assistance, and hands-on technology learning, intro to tech careers class, assessment to determine which area of tech is the best fit for your interests.
Visit IowaWORKS to get assistance building your resume, discover a career path, find apprenticeship opportunities, and more.
The Council Bluffs Public Library has an in-depth list of all community resources. The resource page is easy to navigate by subject or audience. The resources each have a brief overview of services proved, a link to their website and some have direct contact information. If you have a challenge, barrier, or insecurity, know that you have a whole community behind you and ready to assist.
The Council Bluffs Public Library has a list of external resources that can assist you with your job & career search. The services include LinkedIn Learning (free through the library), Brainfuse (a free online assistance to help review and give suggestions on your resume), and Learning Express (a site that has sample tests to help you prepare).
Another service provided by the Council Bluffs Public Library is your access to the Author Chat Book Club. Each month there are new books and author chats, every month one of the chats is focused on financial or career assistance.
FAMILY AND CHILD CARE SERVICES