VetNow includes the following features:
LIVE ONLINE NAVIGATORS: VetNow Navigators are veterans trained to help their peers connect with valuable benefits and resources:
- Answer questions related to beneﬁts eligibility
- Refer patrons to applicable community resources for housing, healthcare, and education beneﬁts
- Assist patrons with locating accredited claims agents
JOB TOOLS: Designed to help with all stages of the job-hunting process, the VetNow Job Tools feature career coaching, expert resume assistance, live interview preparation, and more. With the Job Tools patrons can:
- Use the career resources to discover their best career ﬁt based on education, experience, and personality
- Search for a job using nationwide and local resources
- Download templates for the most common resume types
- Receive resume and cover letter assistance from trained experts
- Brush up on interview techniques or get live online interview practice from trained job coaches
COLLEGE SKILLS: Users build academic skills and prepare for college with VetNow’s array of tools, including:
- Interaction with live tutors in a wide range of college level subjects
- Live skills tutoring and an extensive library of lessons, video tutorials, and practice tests including SAT, ACT, TEAS, HESI, GRE, GMAT, and more
- Live or asynchronous expert analysis of writing, complete with constructive comments
- Asynchronous 24/7 help with academic questions
- Live help for language learners
- Create and share ﬂashcards, tests, and educational games
JobNow™ provides live online assistance, powerful tools, and other resources for job-seekers. It features the following services:
Live Interview Coaching: Patrons can brush up on interview techniques or get live online interview practice from trained job coaches. Job coaches and patrons communicate via live chat in our online classroom. In addition to live interview coaching, patrons enjoy 24/7 access to interview tips and career resources.
Resume Lab: Patrons can submit their resumes any time through the JobNow Resume Lab and a job coach will send it back within 24 hours with detailed feedback and suggestions for improvement. Users are also able to download resume templates, or browse resources for producing better resumes.
Career Resources: Patrons enjoy 24/7 access to a carefully-selected library of job resources. In addition, Brainfuse job coaches help users strategically target jobs best suited to their interests and qualifications.
Adult Learning Center: The Adult Learning Center provides foundational, career-enhancing skills to job seekers. In addition, the Adult Learning Center offers test preparation (including the GED and the USCIS citizenship test) and a unique academic skills center featuring live, online tutors.
Brainfuse is one of the nation’s leading online tutoring providers, serving a diversified client base of libraries, school districts and colleges/universities for over 18 years. With Brainfuse, users receive real-time tutoring from instructors via our proprietary online classroom. We serve hundreds of library systems throughout the country, including the New Mexico State Library, the Suffolk Cooperative Library System, the San Francisco Public Library, the Sacramento Public Library, The Free Library of Philadelphia, and North America’s largest homework help program through the Chicago Public Library. For more information about Brainfuse services, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brainfuse HelpNow is an online tutoring service available free to all currently enrolled students. … Writing Lab: Upload and submit essays, short paragraphs, or any form of writing for feedback from Brainfuse tutors. 24/7 Center: Ask math, science and other academic questions for feedback from Brainfuse tutors.
Academic and standardized test prep
SkillSurfer contains a comprehensive library of proprietary practice tests. When a user takes a SkillSurfer test, our system instantly prepares a skill-by-skill learning plan, including recommendations for targeted tutoring. Supported tests include:
- The new SAT
- The new GED
- TASC (a GED alternative test)
- HiSet (a GED alternative test)
- US Citizenship Test
- College Placement Test Preparation