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RDC Programs

Workplace Skills

Our program is designed to help adult learners master the basic skills they need to advance to the next level of education, training, or entry-level employment in career fields that are in local or regional demand.

Career Awareness Class

The RDC designed this career awareness curriculum to guide learners through a process that helps them set career goals, secure the educational services they need to pursue their goals, and thrive in the changing economy.

In Lansing, MI

Michigan Works!

  • One place with everything you need to plan your career
  • Job fairs, interview practice, resume writing assistance, career counseling and skill building
  • Job search assistance

Lansing Economic Area Partnership

  • LEAP works to advance businesses and entrepreneurship in Lansing
  • Provides support and funding information to new businesses
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Program.  Win $ to start your business!

Lansing Promise Scholarship

  • Provides tuition assistance for up to 65 credits at Lansing Community College or the equivalent dollar amount toward tuition and fees at Michigan State University or Olivet College Students who lived in LSD, graduated from a high school within LSD boundaries, and have been accepted to MSU, LCC or Olivet can apply

Work in Lansing

  • The City of Lansing’s list of place to look for work in Lansing

Other Resources

Career Cruising

  • An interactive online tool to learn about career planning and personal goals

Michigan eLibrary

  • A free way to borrow books and access information from libraries across Michigan
  • Read about career paths and access the best test prep books for free
  • Includes online career planning and citizenship resources, and much more

The Occupational Information Network

  • O-NET is a huge collection of information about all kinds of jobs
  • Take quizzes to determine your career interests and values
  • Read about salaries and steps for many different career paths

Board of Labor Statistics

  • Similar to O-NET - this is a huge collection of information about jobs
  • See which jobs are predicted to be in high demand in the future
  • See salaries across the nation for different jobs