(@cnielson)

Web based career exploration sites

High School Student Career and Education Research Portal

As part of Career Coaching for Students™, a program for high school students, Success Discoveries has compiled a "best in class" research site that is open to the public. Many of the recommended links (we think they are best-in-class) are government designed and maintained but we have a few others that are worthy of being listed also. In addition, we've posted several motivational links including videos and the Success... more »

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3 votes
(@kchristie)

Career tools (e.g ladders, transition tools, etc.)

Exemplary State Online Resources for Students, Career Explorers

Includes notable resources provided on various state sites, with notations about what's special about each. For example, Utah's career exploration site includes wage ranges, job outlook within the state, occupational skills that employers require, education needed, etc. The state provides clear information on skill certificates and on child care resources available to parents. In addition, the state has a site geared... more »

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3 votes
(@dawndovre)

Web based career exploration sites

South Dakota Career InSite

What to expect: Explore a wide variety of occupational information, take online interest assessments, view occupational videos, learn how to complete a resume, conduct a job interview and keep a job. South Dakota Career InSite is a useful career exploration application. This site will provide you with detailed occupational descriptions as well as a variety of South Dakota specific occupational data (i.e. wages, employment... more »

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4 votes
(@susanguarneri)

Career tools (e.g ladders, transition tools, etc.)

LEAP Program for Career Focus

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 »

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5 votes
(@gary.d.gipson)

Career tools (e.g ladders, transition tools, etc.)

Occupational Information Center

Here job seekers, students, voc rehab and career counselors will find information on over 700 occupations. Information available includes current job openings, wage data, occupational descriptions and videos, 10 year forecasts of openings within occupations, licensing requirements, educational requirements, schools and training providers, industries of employment, skills related to the occupation, and occupations that... more »

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5 votes
(@josh00)

Career tools (e.g ladders, transition tools, etc.)

Roadmap Interactive Career Finder

People of all ages and backgrounds use the Roadmap Interactive Career Finder (RICF) to discover the CAREER PATH THAT IS RIGHT FOR THEM! It covers over 2,300 different career options! The RICF provides YOU the ability to explore which career paths are right for YOU based on YOUR interests in life, then automatically lists them on screen. YOU can then learn the facts about YOUR listed careers to compare and choose the... more »

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5 votes
(@kathy.g.wilcox)

Web based career exploration sites

Oregon Youth Employment Initiative website

The Oregon Youth Conservation Corps (OYCC) provides education, training and employment opportunities based on conservation projects to disadvantaged and at-risk youth. The U.S. Forest Service (USFS) has granted the State of Oregon, through the OYCC program in the Department of Community Colleges and Workforce Development (CCWD), American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture... more »

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5 votes
(@gary.d.gipson)

Web based career exploration sites

Occupation Explorer

Job Seekers, Career Counselors, Students and others can use this simple tool to set educational, wage and job growth criteria to find occupations that match their needs. From the report generated by setting the criteria users can move directly to complete information regarding a specific occupation or reset the criteria and explore other occupations.

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6 votes
(@larrygoldsmith)

Career tools (e.g ladders, transition tools, etc.)

JAAZLE’S OUTCOME-BASED JOB SEARCH©

JAAZLE’S OUTCOME-BASED JOB SEARCH© The distinguishing feature of Jaazle’s Outcome-Based Job Search training program originates with the job seeker’s vision where they imagine themselves in the future. Jaazle’s special process connects career assessments and the job search to a job seeker’s larger future vision five plus years out. Our approach in working with several thousand job seekers, from entry level to executive... more »

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6 votes
(@susan.priest)

Career tools (e.g ladders, transition tools, etc.)

Pathway Builder ePortal

• The PathwayBuilder e-Portal is a first-in-the-nation solution that successfully links K-12 Students, College Students, Job Seekers, Out-of-School Youth and Employers into one, integrated, education and workforce platform. The e-Portal is a tool that can be used as an informational “one-stop” resource. It also serves as a college and career resource center to identify appropriate academic preparation (including an... more »

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10 votes
(@ana.besu)

Niche job boards

GovCentral, a Monster Community

Bringing members of the civilian government community together to provide resources and services to advance careers, to connect employees with the benefits they've earned, and to foster a community with exclusive benefits for civilian government personnel.

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29 votes