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Update Your Digital Skills

These days, everything from depositing checks to finding a job happens online. Get up to speed fast with these helpful tips and tricks.

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Digital skills are essential to success in today’s workforce, whether you’re entering data into a computer or using a smartphone to make deliveries. These step-by-step guides and how-tos can help you build the skills and confidence to navigate the evolving technology landscape.

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Find out if you’re up-to-date on the tools you need to get back to work.

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Online tools such as these offer the flexibility to work and connect from virtually anywhere.

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Step-by-step video tutorials to confidently boost your digital skills.

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Guided course on how to search for freelance jobs online, keep your information safe, and more.

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Step-by-step video demonstrating how to apply for the Affordable Connectivity Program.

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Learn how to create strong passwords, avoid scams, and bank safely in today’s digital world.

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Confused by your internet provider’s sales promotions? This article breaks down the basics on internet speed.

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Looking to earn extra income or find new employment? Check out these job sites for people over 50.

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You may be eligible to save on your internet, thanks to the federal Affordable Connectivity Program.

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