To help older skilled workers learn how to find a new career in new world.
Career tools (e.g ladders, transition tools, etc.)
CareerWakeUpCalls.com was created by Abby Kohut, a Staffing Consultant with 15 years of corporate staffing experience. Abby offers a free bi-weekly call and answers questions from job seekers about all phases of their job search from the viewpoint of a corporate recruiting professional. She recommends that you first answer your career wake up call and take the time to identify your ideal job and preferred industries.... more »
Opportunities Knocking is a community of folks interested in learning how to enhance their careers through informative presentations, in person networking with a new spin, and personalized career coaching. For example, on January 20, the 30 minute presentation will be "How to Use LinkedIn and Google for Efficient Networking and Job Searching". Then we will have the usual one hour of Spin-net networking which is a little... more »
The KeyTrain curriculum is beneficial to individuals wishing to enhance their WorkKeys scores and to those who simply want to improve in an area for a particular task on the job. In addition, the Career Skills offered with KeyTrain fill a gap for those who have not had some of the essential soft skill training needed to hold on to a job once hired. In the tight job market in our area, these skills can be the difference... more »
Her book gives great ideas on how to go about finding the right job for the right person..
i is worth reading . Also has evaluation tools you might use for your self while serching for for people you are helping to find employment
OfficeArrow.com is a rapidly growing online community that provides a host of helpful resources for the career-minded individual such as in-depth articles, custom templates, webinars, and much more. Here, you’ll find a huge selection of tools to help you develop the perfect resume and then distribute it efficiently. You can manage your job search right from OfficeArrow, explore temp agencies and even learn more about... more »
What is CareerAdvantage? CareerAdvantage is the most robust job prospecting solution helping THOUSANDS of job seekers find their next job. Unlike traditional job boards, CareerAdvantage gathers "intelligence" on companies that indicate their future hiring needs. This information (also known as Job Triggers) helps job seekers find a job opportunity BEFORE the employer even posts a job ad or retains a recruiter.... more »
What is Glassdoor.com? Glassdoor.com is a career and workplace community where anyone can find and anonymously share salary details about specific jobs for specific employers or company and interview reviews describing life on the inside of an employer — all for free. What sets us apart is that all our information comes from the people who know these companies best — either the employees who work there or the candidates... more »
This free program is used by many teachers and counselors around the country, as well as individuals who need help writing a resume. It was created to help educators teach career awareness, job search techniques, and portfolio development. Developed as a free service for young people in school, My First Resume, is a fun way to learn how your skills and interests can be translated into job skills. After filling in the... more »
This free program, Quick Resume for Adults, was developed as an easy way to see how your experiences and skills can be translated into job skills. After filling in the information, you will see a professional personalized resume which you can either print, save as a pdf, or even email to yourself or someone. When using the program, you will be asked to fill in information about yourself: Name, address, skills, school... more »
Published by Pearson--call 800-627-7271 for a free trial of the CDMInternet Authors: Arthur O'Shea, Ph. D. and Rich Feller, Ph.D. Internet administration, detailed individualized interpretive report accessible at any time, videos, complete job descriptions with wage and outlook information. Help discover your career self, choose a career, choose a college, find job openings, write resume, develop interview skills Award... more »
360 Job Interview is a relatively new and exciting brand allowing Job Interview Coaches that are highly experienced Recruiters and Talent Acquisition personnel to work with individuals that come to the site and select the Coach of their choosing from the credentialing and industry background that matches them best, and set up a virtual mock interview. The process uses Skype and the feedback has been tremendous and... more »
Strategic Resumes provides a nationwide custom-written resume by certified resume writers, career services, job search skills training, and business document writing service, with a 10,000+ resume database representing clients in virtually all career fields, founded by Grant Cooper, CARW (certified advanced resume writer), who has operated continuously since 1994 as a resume writing professional. Current examples of... more »
No doubt this is the best tool out there... Over 1 million Rapid Guides have been used by colleges, workforce agencies, One-Stops, Career Centers and other organizations to educate people on topics including how to find a job, layoff survival, interviewing, financial aid, scholarships, youth services. Hundreds of organizations use Rapid Guides because it allows them a cost effective way to both educate these readers... more »
The Pongo Blog, part of PongoResume.com, offers job seekers advice on writing resumes and cover letters, preparing for and acing job interviews, finding the right job, and navigating the sometimes tough job market.