Web based career exploration sites

Career Coach

Career Coach is a free online career development tool that helps adults explore career options, define career goals, identify education and training resources, and make a step-by-step plan to reach their goals. The tool was created in a partnership between the non-profit organizations Women Employed and One Economy Corporation. Career Coach is hosted on One Economy‚Äôs site, the Beehive. Although Career Coach users have ...more »

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Washington State Library: Hard Times Resource Guide

Joblessness is about more than not having a job. It's about understanding job markets, learning new skills, and having the tools to apply and interview successfully. In a tough economy, joblessness can be about a lot of other things too: homelessness, health and family issues, and depression are all areas that should be addressed when identifying useful tools for job-seekers. The Washington State Library has compiled ...more »

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CareerOneStop - Skills Profiler

Use the Skills Profiler to create a list of your skills and match them to job types that need those skills. You can use this profile to identify occupations that use your current skills, find gaps you need to fill, or polish your resume. When your skills profile is complete, you can print it, or save it as a Microsoft Word, HTML or XML file, or as a Bookmark in your browser. Find this tool on www.careeronstop.org

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CareerOneStop - Certification Finder

The Certification Finder is an online directory of third-party organizations that provide verification of skill or knowledge attainment usually following generally accepted occupational standards. This directory allows you to search for certifications by keyword, specific occupation or occupational area. Certifications can increase your ability to find a job in some cases.

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CareerOneStop - Workforce Investmet Act Training Provider Locator

Find your states Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Eligible Training Provider Programs all in one easy to find place. Many people have received letters regarding unemployment and being able to access additional training. This tool helps people locate which programs may qualify and helps them find out more about the program.

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30 Second Training Videos by TimOwens.Com

30 second computer training videos are fun, quick, and easy!

 

Computer training videos should not be long in duration and boring. No one likes boring and no enjoys remembers anything. TimOwens.Com training videos last only 30 seconds. Everyone loves the quick and easy! Use them for brand new users and use them as "quick reference" for experienced users. Fun and easy!

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