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

Quick Resume for Adults at Careerkids.com

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 »

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73 votes

General job boards, listing sites, and aggregators

Katies Hugs

Katies Hugs was designed to give those looking to work from home online a way to do so without having to wade through tons of websites. We provide information on companies who hire for work at home jobs, mystery shopping companies, paid survey sites, and direct sales businesses. Everything is researched and best of all free! Don't forget to visit the message board for daily work at home job leads!

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41 votes

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

Career Decision-Making System (CDM)

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 »

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45 votes

Web based career exploration sites

CareerNoodle

CareerNoodle provides a suite of engaging, authoritative, and easy-to-use career exploration and planning tools for middle, high school and college students. Utilizing active and constructivist learning theories, combined with advanced Web technologies, CareerNoodle was created with a user-centered design process that included the participation of hundreds of guidance counselors, educators and students across the nation.... more »

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77 votes

Web based career exploration sites

CareerPlanningToday - Sharing practical career exploration tips.

Career Planning Today is a blog that provides simple, practical, and helpful information with regards to career planning through the sharing of:

>> Examples of informational interviewing reports
>> Examples of career research reports
>> Examples of career action plans

It is quite possible to successfully plan one’s career, but getting started is a challenge for many people. By focusing on career self assessment and... more »

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38 votes

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

360 JOB INTERVIEW - JOB INTERVIEW COACHES VIA SKYPE

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 »

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65 votes

Other job matching and career advancement tools

Waggleforce.com - Displaced Workers of America Unite Locally!

I highly endorse www.waggleforce.com as an alternative to sitting around and waiting for the PERFECT job to fall from the sky. If you go to the website, you will see that you can choose regionally groups in YOUR area for the unemployed at nominal fees in which to be group coached by learning modules that will be rolled out at meeting scheduled by Team Leaders (in which I am one for EmPOWERED 2 WORK for the Nassau/Suffolk... more »

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43 votes

Web based career exploration sites

BRIDGES

This site offers a comprehensive Myers-Briggs Personality Type Assessment Tool called DO WHAT YOU ARE, excellent career ideas for non-traditional careers, career trends, etc. in its EXPLORER section, and data driven comprehsensive career information under its PLANNER section.
Our High School Guidance office has used this product with all of our students for about 10 years now and it keeps improving each year. We love... more »

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61 votes

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

Strategic Resumes - You Talk, We Write

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 »

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48 votes

Other job matching and career advancement tools

www.HCI.org - Human Capital Institute

HCI.org is a Fabulous website for those interested in the Talent Management arena and offers a "think tank" of free webcasts and alternative educational programs and certifications that one can upgrade their own HR skill sets in the Talent Acquisition, Management and Leadership competencies.

I recently became an HCS - Human Capital Strategist and learned so much more than I had from solely my SHRM modules alone. It... more »

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70 votes

Web based career exploration sites

CareerOneStop

CareerOneStop is your pathway to career success, featuring the broadest and deepest collection of information about careers on the Web. We have information and tools to help job seekers, students, businesses, and career professionals


CareerOneStop offers career resources and workforce information to job seekers, students, businesses, and workforce professionals to foster talent development in a global economy. It includes:... more »

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141 votes

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

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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108 votes