Career Information Sites
www.idealist.org – Define what information you'd like to receive by email from the job openings, volunteer opportunities, internships, events, and resources posted here by organizations all over the world.
www.americasemployers.com – Career development articles, tools and resources
to help you during your job search. Read about writing
successful cover letters and resumes, interviewing,
networking and other great tips.
www.monster.com – For Job Seekers: Monster is
a lifelong career network, providing continuous access
to the most progressive companies, as well as interactive,
personalized tools to make the process effective and
www.career.com – Career.com, the innovator of interactive, online recruiting provides the industry's most advanced state-of-the-art system to bring companies and candidates together quickly and easily. Some services offered are, Dynamic Job Posting, Private Resume Database CyberFair™, JobDigger, Job Hosting, Hot Jobs and Comprehensive Management Reports.
www.employment.com – At Employment.com you can search for jobs by
category and by job location.
www.jobprofiles.org – Job Profiles was completed by experienced workers. They give a description of their job, stressors and rewards, future challenges, and advice.
http://www.jobapplicationcenter.com – This is not your typical jobs search site. Unlike regular jobs search sites, here you will not find job postings for which you have to compete with dozens of other job applicants. Instead, we've searched the internet for you, to find exactly how, when and where to apply to almost every major U.S. company directly. When we can, we provide downloadable job application forms, and when those forms are not available we provide the links you need to apply with each company directly.
www.bls.gov/oco – The Occupational Outlook
Handbook lets you find out about a specific occupation
by describing what workers do on the job, working conditions,
the training and education needed, earnings, and expected
job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
Salary Information for all Career Fields
www.joboptions.com/esp/plsql/espanenter.espanhome – Job Options is pleased to
introduce Spherion. Serving as your personal recruiter,
Spherion can help you identify companies that meet your
criteria, and are seeking qualified candidates with
your skills. Choose from 500,000 jobs from more than
50,000 employers in thousands of locations. You may
also post your resume.
Writing Resume/Interview Information
www.careermosaic.com – Find jobs, post resumes, and
receive jobs by email.
www.advisorteam.com/user/ktsintro.asp – AdvisorTeam presents the
Temperament Sorter II, you're invited to take the Temperament
Sorter, the fun, interesting, and revealing questionnaire
that tells you if you're an Artisan, Guardian, Rational
or Idealist. This is the same instrument used in career
development programs at Fortune 500 companies and in
counseling centers and career placement centers at major
www.collegenet.com – The CollegeNET search engine
helps you quickly find the ideal college. Narrow down
by region, college sports, major, tuition, and several
www.net-temps.com – Career development articles, tools and resources to help you during your job search. Read about writing successful cover letters and resumes, interviewing, networking and other great tips.
www.usnews.com/usnews/edu/college/rankings/rankindex_brief.php – Provides you with information of over 1400 four-year universities such as information on location, cost, size selectivity, major, student/faculty ratio, academic programs, single/coed, setting, diversity, extracurricular activities, sports, ranking, and religious affiliation.
www.usnews.com/usnews/edu/community/commcollhome.htm – Provides you with information on over 1200 community colleges giving information on location, programs, distance from home, student services, admissions, academics, and cost.
www.collegeview.com – College View provides information on the college’s student body, majors, and degrees, student life, athletics, special services, admissions and foreign student information, scholarships, and financial aid.
www.iccb.state.il.us – Illinois Community College Board site allows you to search for community colleges by college major. You can also link to all Illinois community college.
Sites for Learning about Yourself
Discover: Take inventories that will help narrow your occupational choices. Results are based o n your interest, abilities and values. Contact LLC Career Services at 234-5288 for a password and information on how to reach this site.
http://keirsey.com/ – Keirsey Character and Temperament Sorter site is a personality questionnaire. There are to parts to this personality questionnaire, character and temperament sorter. It is designed to identify different kinds of personality temperaments. After completion of the questionnaire, it will categorize you into one of the four temperament categories and the specific careers associated with that temperament.
www.collegeboard.com/plan_ning/myroad/ – My Road site is a comprehensive and integrated online solution for exploring and targeting colleges, college majors, and careers. Whether you’re heading to college or already there, it can help you learn more about yourself and explore the paths available to you.