Helpful Links

Job Search Engines

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Career Decision, Resume, Cover Letter, and Interview Tips

O*NET
Resume and Cover Letter help, job descriptions, researching careers.
www.onetonline.org

Career One Stop (America’s Career Info Net)
Career and occupational information. Labor Market Information. Resume and Cover Letter help.
www.acinet.org

I Have a Plan Iowa
Education resources, assessments, resume and interview help, career info.
www.ihaveaplaniowa.gov

My Next Move
Career decision help.
www.mynextmove.org

Iowa Workforce Development
Labor market information.
http://iwin.iwd.state.ia.us/iowa/OIC

Occupational Needs Assessment
https://www1.iowajobs.org/jobs/seeker/search/search.seek

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Extensive job descriptions, wage info, job outlook.
www.bls.gov/oco

NACElink Salary Calculator
Salary information based on specific industries/occupations.
http://www.naceweb.org/salary_calculator/?referal=research&menuID=6037&nodetype=1

Other Online Resources

Apprenticeships
www.doleta.gov/atels_bat Office of Apprenticeship & Training, Employer and Labor Services
www.njatc.org National Joint Apprenticeships & Training Commission
www.nssb.org National Skill Standards Board
www.rileyguide.com Riley Guide, Employment Opportunities and Job Resources
Assessments
https://secure.ihaveaplaniowa.gov I Have a Plan Iowa
www.acinet.org America's Career InfoNet
www.careerbuilder.com Career Builder free online assessment testing
www.careeronestop.org Career One Stop
www.careerpipeline.org Career Piepline
www.myskillsmyfuture.org Career Toolbox
Career Exploration
www.bls.gov/oco Occupational Outlook Handbook
www.careers.iptv.org IPTV School to Careers
www.jobshadow.org Job Shadows
www.jobstar.org/tools/career/spec-car.cfm Job Star Central
www.nextstepmagazine.com Next Step
www.njha.com/healthrecruitment Career in Healthcare
www.online.onecenter.org O*Net
www.studenttransitions.com Student Transitions
Career Planning
www.collegeplanning.org College Planning
www.ed.gov/thinkcollege/index.html Think College
www.review.com The Princeton Review
Cost of Living
www.homefair.com/calc/salcalc.html Cost of Living Comparator
Dress for the Job
www.dressforsuccess.com Dress For Success
www.dressingwell.com Dressing Well
Electronic Resumes
www.damngood.com Damn Good Resume
www.eresumes.com Eresumes & Resources
Federal Poverty Guidelines
www.aspe.hhs.gov/poverty Department of Health & Human Services
Financial Aid
www.fafsa.ed.gov Free Financial Aid Online Worksheet
Government Links
www.bls.gov U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
www.bls.gov/oco Occupational Outlook Handbook
www.careervoyages.gov Career Voyages, US Depts of Labor & Education
www.fpaforfinancialplanning.org Fastest Growing Jobs Under the New Stimulus Law
www.studentjobs.gov Government jobs for students
www.usajob.opm.gov Official jobs site of the US Federal Government
www.career.com Search by keyword, location
International
www.learn4good.com International education, employment & travel website
Internships
www.employmentspot.com Employment Spot
www.internjobs.com Intern and entry level positions
http://internships.wetfeet.com Wet Feet Internships
www.rsinternships.com Rising Star Internships
www.usinterns.com US Interns
Interviewing
www.stratford.lib.ct.us/job/practiceapplication.html A useful practice job application from Stratford Library in Connecticut
www.WorkSmart.ca.gov/tips_application.html State of California, application tips
Job Banks
www.careerbuilder.com Career Builder
www.careeronestop.org Career One Stop job listings
www.collegejobboard.com College Job Board
www.collegerecruiter.com College Recruiter
www.employmentguide.com Employment Guide
www.employmentspot.com search by location, field or job title
www.FederalGovernmentJobs.us Federal Jobs
www.FederalJobSearch.com Search for state, local and federal government jobs
www.flipdog.com Flip Dog, powered by Monster
www.gettinghired.com job opportunities for people with disabilities
www.hiremenow.com Hire Me Now - online temporary job list
www.hirenet.net Hire Net
www.hotjobs.yahoo.com Hot Jobs at Yahoo
www.indeed.com Indeed
www.job.com Local jobs, career advice, and services
www.jobbankinfo.org State's Job Bank
www.jobbankusa.com job search engine
www.JOBcentral.com Job search by keywords, occupation, military code
www.jobfactory.org Job Factory
www.jobpostings.net Job Postings
www.jobs.com Job postings from Monster.com
www.jobs.net Search jobs by keyword, location, job category
www.Jobster.com Search includes other job boards
www.kansasworks.com Kansas Dept. of Commerce Job Bank
www.linkup.com jobs are collected directly from company websites
www.mbcareers.com MBA Careers
www.monster.com Monster
www.nationjob.com job search by location and industry
www.overseasjobs.com Overseas Jobs
www.Simplyhired.com search thousands of job sites and companies
www.snagajob.com Source for hourly and part-time jobs
www.spherion.com Spherion
www.topusajobs.com search by city or job category
www.TrueCareers.com Search for professional jobs
www.worktree.com Job portal, from thousands of online sources
Job Search
http://jobs.change.org Focus on nonprofit, government & social enterprise jobs
www.AgCareers.com Jobs in Agriculture
www.Americangreenjobs.net Focus on green jobs and training workers to support them
www.apparelsearch.com Fashion career categories
www.Awea.org American Wind Energy Association includes jobs search
www.campuscareercenter.com Campus Career Center
www.careerknowhow.com Career Know-How
www.collegegrd.com College Grad
www.collegerecruiter.com College Recruiter
www.groovejob.com Part-time and hourly jobs
www.iowa.nursingjobs.us Find nursing jobs in Iowa.
www.jobapplicationcenter.com Free online resource for obtaining company information and advice.
www.job-hunt.org Over 10,000 links to online job hunt resources
www.jobhuntersbible.com Richard Bolles' Web Site
www.salesassociation.org The Sates Assoc. has sales & business development jobs
www.Monster.com Includes Resume Writing Service
www.nursingjobs.us Find nursing jobs across the United States.
www.paraben.com/html/rw/html Resume Wizard available for purchase
www.PongoResume.com Resume Builder, Cover Letter Builder, Interview Tips
www.resumemaker.com/samples/samples.jsp Resume Maker
www.Resume-Templates.com Download Resume Writing Package
www.totalresume.com Professional Resume Service
Training Programs
www.doleta.gov/programs/ Training Programs and Earnings Information
Volunteering
www.handsonnetwork.org Hands On Network - find volunteer projects
www.idealist.org Idealist-Nonprofit Organizations
www.serve.gov Volunteer Opportunities
www.ysa.org/nysd Youth Services America
www.careerbuilder.com Career Builder free salary calculator
www.CityTownInfo.com Salary & job growth information
www.jobstar.org Salary surveys on Jobstar
www.salary.com Salary information
Wages
www.careerbuilder.com Career Builder free salary calculator
www.CityTownInfo.com Salary & job growth information
www.jobstar.org Salary surveys on Jobstar
www.salary.com Salary information