Trying to conduct a job search without knowing what kind of job you want is frustrating. As my grandmother used to say, "When you try to chase too many rabbits in the woods, you end up with none in the pot!" The LEAP Program helps you to get clear on your career focus and assists you in understanding what makes for a good career "fit" for you. With one-on-one career coaching sessions, career assessments, homework assignments, ...more »
Based on O*NET skills data, this free online assessment allows you to rate yourself on 35 different skills, then view occupations that match your skill profile. You can also use the "Skills Matchup" feature to compare your own skill set to the skills that are typical in your prospective occupation(s).
CDI is a global association of career professionals from resume writers, career coaches and career counselors to HR professionals and recruiters. Together, these career industry experts have assembled valuable, free resources for job seekers who are currently seeking their new position or simply looking to manage and enhance their careers. Resources include informative articles, videos, audio podcasts, ebooks, Twitter ...more »
The Job Center of Wisconsin (JCW) is a robust job posting and resume system that allows employers and jobseekers to connect. Unique features include email notifications of new opportunities, jobseeker anonymity, the ability to create and share cover letters, resumes and work applications, and save search features. JCW has approximately 17,000 jobs and 25,000 resumes at any given time. The JCW facebook page already has ...more »
GoliathJobs is a web-based employment service. We connect job seekers to employers via schools & alma maters across all ages, experience and education levels. GoliathJobs creates partnerships with schools throughout North America which serve as liaisons. This model delivers a powerful edge to schools at no charge (and lifelong career services), a competitive edge to job seekers and high-quality results to employers. 100% ...more »
JobsOver50.com is a web-based employment service for Baby Boomers & Retirees across all industries throughout North America. We are the #1 recommended job search portal among 50+ job seekers.
ERI's free eDOT program profiles PAQ's eDOT Skills Project’s physical, mental, and environmental job demand data to assist job seekers, particularly individuals unexpectedly unemployed, returning from military service, or those with disabilities. The question is simple, "Within a 5-50 mile driving radius, what organizations are most likely in need of one's skills and physical/mental capabilities?" (As evidenced by 4 years ...more »
This is a listing of job boards that focus on social or environmental responsibility.
Recently identified as one of the Top 10 new IT applications in the Asia/Pacific region, the career information systems developed by the University of Wisconsin offers comprehensive career and workforce development tools for youth and adults and includes validated assessments, career and occupational search tools, career planning features for resume and cover letter preparation, and electronic portfolios that offer users ...more »
Ex-Offenders need to check their arrest records to see what potential employers are going to see. They then to need to review it for accuracy and clean up any discrepancies.
What is Job Connect? Job Connect is one of the largest networks in the Twin Cities Metro area that exchanges information with employers, workforce & social service professionals and most importantly job seekers. • Over 90 different community agencies are subscribers of Job Connect and use it regularly to provide and get information for their job seekers. • Almost 1,000 people are subscribers that receive our regular ...more »
RealMatch has invested a unique technology called Real-Tje Job Matching. Similarly to a dating site, the system matches between employers and job seekers in adramatically more efficient way than traditional job sites. RealMatch powers a network of hundreds of job sites across North America, reaching 37 million job seekers monthly and displaying millions of jobs. RealMatch is not a job aggregator. When you visit Realmatch.com ...more »
Quintessential Careers is a comprehensive career site offering resources, guidance, and practical solutions to job seekers of all ages and situations. Informational interviewing, resumes, job search tools, + lots more.
Yes, twitter! Though it may not be for every job seeker, it must be included in the resources one-stop centers provides to customers. In my role as Career Placement Officer at Saddleback College, I use Twitter to connect with recruiters, companies, and other sites offering students and community members with real-time job openings, career exploration tips, trends in resume/interviewing/job search techniques, and useful ...more »
A comprehensive career/major exploration and preparation site that presents valuable information job-seekers and students need to make informed decisions about their direction. Integrated with O*Net data as well as career videos and salary statistics in an easy-to-view format/layout. Most info is free and can be accessed without an account. Career assessments section is where fees apply. Eric Hilden, Career Placement ...more »