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eFolioMinnesota/eFolioWorld RM - Electronic Portfolio Tools

In 2002, Minnesota State State Colleges and Universities launched eFolioMinnesota (www.efoliomn.com) as the nation's first statewide electronic portfolio infrastructure. This infrastructure provides job seekers, students, and all state residents the ability to create and administer a web-delivered multi-media portfolio used to showcase one's knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Since 2002, over 120,000 users have... more »

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CareerPro.com Professional Resume and Cover Letter Writing

CareerPro resume service professionals are dedicated to providing you with the best and most successful high-quality tools and guidance necessary to successfully find new employment at the salary you deserve.

Our Professional Resume Writing Service is based on a comprehensive interview to define your skills, objectives and achievements to structure a strong presentation that will enhance your value.

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Monster Career Snapshot

Helps job seekers research new occupations and explore areas that might lead to career goals. Information includes formal descriptions, related job titles, expected education levels, as well as user-generated content for over 2500 occupations.

 

Video Overview: http://media.monster.com/a/i/infomons/media/Monster Career Snapshots.wmv

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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
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CareerShift

CareerShift’s set of tools and applications provide a very unique opportunity to job hunters. While other web services provides bits and pieces of the job hunt process, only CareerShift provides an easy-to-use approach for bringing all these parts together to crack the “hidden job market” and for managing the job hunt all in one place.

CareerShift is used by many individual job seekers, Schools and Universities, Career... more »

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Glassdoor.com

What is Glassdoor.com?
Glassdoor.com is a career and workplace community where anyone can find and anonymously share salary details about specific jobs for specific employers or company and interview reviews describing life on the inside of an employer — all for free. What sets us apart is that all our information comes from the people who know these companies best — either the employees who work there or the candidates... more »

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Ohio Career Information System (OCIS)

The Ohio Career Information System (OCIS) is an excellent career and academic site for upper elementary grade students through high school and beyond to explore careers and post-secondary training possibilities.

Ohio Career Information System (OCIS), as a career and academic development tool, helps Ohio students learn more about educational options while they develop skills in decision making and goal setting and... more »

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BrokeButNotForLong, Inc.

BrokeButNotForLong, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that assists workers locate free transitional skill training, mental health and financial resources, and job inspiration via social networking and gift giving. We focus on three distinct types of workers and their families in transition: the disabled, veterans, and non-veterans. We list free and reliable online services, as well as inspirational blogs and informational... more »

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Work Certified- Have You Got The Card?

Work Certified takes place in a classroom where students must master 59 competencies that demonstrate they are "Work Ready"! The 9 business focused modules offer key knowledge, skills, and demonstrated abilities that ensure the job seeker's preparedness for a job and/or educational pursuits, like additional training. In the classroom the teacher becomes the employer and the students are the employees, this creates an... more »

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Step 8: Shortcut to Resumes & Job Search Letters

Using XP Shortcut in your job search
The most potent use of XP Shortcut for job hunters is the ability of XP Shortcut to open a file or generate text with a 3-key shortcut.

Question: What document-related activities do job-searchers perform most often?
Answer: Revise and send resumes, revise and send cover letters, and write follow-up emails and letters.

Question: What do these tasks have in common?
Answer: They usually... more »

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Successful Strategies for Online Job Applications

Unfortunately, many job applications fail even before a human being ever reads them.

 

This article, part of a series on the job hunt at www.fastest-jobs-search.com, tells you how to avoid the pitfalls that can take your job application out of the game.

 

It is at:

http://fastest-jobs-search.com/2009/11/step-1-apply-online/

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