Serving Monroe, Owen, and Greene Counties

Career Resources

You've come to the right place for links to organizations and materials that may help you on your path to sustainable, rewarding employment! Take a look at these resources from local agencies or the federal government, which offer great insight into issues regarding employment.



Bloomington Employment Resources
Check out the several area organizations that offer job skills training or job placement opportunities. This new, up-to-date resource was compiled by Monroe County United Ministries (MCUM). 

Hoosier Hot 50 Jobs
What are fastest growing, high wage jobs in Indiana? Check out this website from the Indiana Department of Workforce Development to learn more!

Union Apprenticeship Program Websites
Kick-start your career, and check out this compilation of apprenticeship programs in the area!

U.S. Department of Labor Resources
In order to grow assets and maintain financial stability, it's important in the workplace for employees to know their rights and for employers to understand their responsibilities. If you're either an employer or employee, you may find these U.S. Department of Labor resources helpful in answering any questions you may have about wages, labor standards, and leave.


"Ins and Outs of Money" Podcasts
"Ins and Outs of Money" is a radio segment providing economic education to keep your budget balanced, and connecting you to community resources that help you keep your finances functioning.

Small Business: Part I
Interested in started your own business? Sarah and Ashley talk with Jason Carnes, the Assistant Director from the City’s Economic and Sustainable Development Department. Jason shares tips on how to get started and resources for success.

Small Business: Part II
Jason Carnes, the Assistant Director of the City’s Economic and Sustainable Development Department comes back for part two of our Small Business episode. He provides local stats and shares ways we can support a small business friendly community.


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Do you want to strengthen earnings in our community?

Please consider donating to the United Way Earnings Priority Fund. This fund helps hard working individuals and families get ahead by increasing their job skills and income potential, providing financial education, and building economic stability and independence.

Want to learn more about additional Earnings initiatives or the other building blocks for a good life -  Education and Essentials?

  • Born Learning
  • Financial Stability Alliance
  • Monroe Smart Start
  • Familywize Discount Prescription Card
  • Bank On Bloomington