Online Resources and Databases

Business & Careers

Business Insights: Essentials - Essential business information from around the world. For business professionals, entrepreneurs, students, and general researchers.
For Business Owners- Link to National Federation of Independent Businesses -

The NFIB s the voice of small business, advocating on behalf of America’s small and independent business owners, both in Washington, D.C., and in all 50 state capitals. NFIB is nonprofit, nonpartisan, and member-driven. This website is free, easy to search, and provides tons of reliable information for the small business owner including: finances, legal, human resources, technology, marketing, etc. The Coronavirus tab includes free webinars, federal lending options, etc.

Millington Chamber of Commerce Our local Chamber offers regular opportunities to network with other area business owners.

Tennessee Small Business News at NFIB - Check here for the latest news from Nashville that affects our business here.

U.S. Small Business Administration - The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) continues to help small business owners and entrepreneurs pursue the American dream. The SBA is the only cabinet-level federal agency fully dedicated to small business and provides counseling, capital, and contracting expertise as the nation’s only go-to resource and voice for small businesses.

SBA's Coronavirus Relief Options - Information about EIDL Loan Advance, Paycheck Protection Program, Express Bridge Loans, Debt Relief

Tennessee Small Business Development Center - The Memphis, TN TSBDC Office provides small business start-up services including, but not limited to: business plan development, financial planning assistance, marketing plan development, sources of capital, & social media guidance.

Tennessee Small Business News at NFIB - Check here for the latest news from Nashville that affects our business here.

Tennessee Small Business Development Center - The Memphis, TN TSBDC Office provides small business start-up services including, but not limited to: business plan development, financial planning assistance, marketing plan development, sources of capital, & social media guidance.

 

For Job Seekers - Career One Stop -

Unemployment Insurance Relief During COVID-19 Outbreak Information on how to apply. 

Unemployment Fact Sheet 

Career One Stop is created by the United State Department of Labor and is excellent website for all sorts of job search information. If you don't have a computer at home, Microsoft Office Word, an email address, or need help with applying to online applications? The library is here for you! We can assist you with the job search process. We hirely recommend you explore Career One Stop to get started. 

Job seekers need to have an email address that they can access to apply for jobs. It is also helpful to have your resume typed up and saved on your computer or in your email account. 

Creating a Resume in a Word Document Video 

 

For Job Seekers - Career One Stop Search for Available Jobs -

Choose901.com - Apply to jobs online directly with the local companies that are hiring.

CityCurrent Job Board - More local jobs where you can apply online directly with the employer.

ZipRecruiter- ZipRecruiter will connect you directly to employers who are hiring and then you will fill our an online application. It is very important that you supply an email address and check your email regularly because that is how you will be contacted about available jobs. 

Indeed.com - One of the largest and widely used job search engines by both employers and job seekers. Job seekers must set up an account, fill out applications for jobs, and upload a resume in Word doc format. 

CareerBuilder - Create an account and upload your resume. CareerBuilder matches your experience/qualifications up with employers. 

Snagajob - Snagajob list many entry level and management jobs available in Millington. It also helps you create a resume!

City of Millington Job Openings - Current job openings working for the City of Millington. Apply online by filling out the application.

Shelby County Government Job Openings

USAJOBS - USAJOBS connects job seekers with federal employment opportunities across the United States and around the world. As the Federal Government’s official employment site, USAJOBS provides resources to help the right people find the right jobs.

Gale Business: Entrepreneurship - A comprehensive database that covers all aspects of starting and operating a business, including accounting, finance, human resources, management, marketing, tax, and more.
Gale Directory Library - Authoritative directories on companies, publishers, associations and more.
Gale OneFile: Business - Provides full-text coverage of all business disciplines through nearly 4000 leading business and trade publications, updated daily.
Gale OneFile: Criminal Justice - Informs the research process for researchers who are studying law, law enforcement, or terrorism, training for paralegal service, preparing for a career in homeland security, delving into forensic science, investigating crime scenes, developing policy, going to court, writing sociological reports, and much more.
Gale OneFile: Entrepreneurship - Provides authoritative periodical content supporting business school students and entrepreneurs seeking insights, tips, strategies and success stories.
Gale OneFile: Insurance and Liability - Connects researchers to hundreds of thousands of updated articles from leading journals, including: Business Insurance, Claims, Employee Benefit News, National Underwriter Life & Health, Pensions & Investments, Risk Management, and more.
Gale OneFile: Leadership and Management - Provides access to authoritative periodical content covering topics such as 21st-century skills, organizational dynamics and leadership, adult learning and continuing education, and more.
Gale OneFile: Physical Therapy - Provides access to academic journals and magazines covering the fields of physical therapy, physical fitness, and sports medicine.
Gale OneFile: Vocations and Careers - Provides access to journals and magazines that aid users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career.
Gale's Career Transitions - Provides immediate help for job seekers navigating the new economy.
Testing & Education Reference Center - Reliable test prep, college readiness, and career development.