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

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

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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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 - 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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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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Fill-in-the-Blank Resume Workbooks by Yana Parker

Created by the late Yana Parker, author of The Damn Good Resume Guide, these fill-in-the-blank workbooks are especially appreciated by job seekers with little or no experience and those with difficult or confusing work histories. The probing questions and fill-in-the-blank format are especially useful for job seekers who need help figuring out what to say on their resumes.

The four workbooks are:
1. Resume Workbook... more »

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The Real Benefit Exersice

The Real Benefit Exercise™ takes the sting out of losing a job and setting the emotionally distraught job seeker along a steady path toward reemployment. The video offers a wide range of basic, upbeat, straight-from-the-shoulder strategies that can be used by technical, professional, and managerial job hunters.


Through role-playing the "right and wrong ways" to respond to interview questions, career coach Scott Sargis... more »

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Workforce Connection Column

Current Topics - Resume, interview skills, Green Jobs and more!

The Workforce Connection column originally publishes in the Citrus County Chronicle, in Crystal River, Florida, on the topic of helping job seekers and businesses. The column will strive to inform citizens about opportunities for education, training and related resources for careers in a challenging time. Jannet Walsh, Community Relations/Communications... more »

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Rapid Guide - Favorite tool for hundreds of labor orgaizations

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 »

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