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Research Databases

Career Transitions
A guided, self-paced resource that walks you through the job application process--assessing strengths and interests, preparing a resume, finding educational opportunities and networking advice, performing a job search, and applying online.
JobNow
Work with live, expert job coaches on every phase of the job search process--from career coaching to resume assistance to interview tips.
LearningExpress Library
Prepare for academic or professional exams with online practice tests and tutorials. The tests provide instant scoring, complete explanations of right and wrong answers, and an individualized analysis of results. Tutorials on topics such as computer skills, workplace skills improvement, and occupation practice tests are included in the "Learning Centers" Use the "Job & Career Accelerator" to take a career assessment test, explore occupations, write resumes and cover letters, and search for jobs.
Testing & Education Reference Center
Detailed information on private high schools, undergraduate, graduate, vocational schools, and executive education programs; online practice tests for preparatory exams (including college and military entrance exams and civil service exams); and PDF versions of respected college and career handbooks. Research career choices and build a high-quality resume to share with potential employers. Save your resume as a Word document or email it directly from the site.
Universal Class
Learn something new today! Access over 500 online continuing education classes on a wide range of subjects, including: business, office skills, career training, homeschooling, entrepreneurship, self-help, crafts and hobbies, and health and medicine.
Vocational and Career Collection
Full-text articles from over 400 trade and industry specific periodicals, including American Machinist, Advertising Age, Pediatric Nursing, Drugstore News, and Hotel & Motel Management.

General Sites

About.com Guide to Job Searching
Find information, tips, and articles on job searching, resumes, and interviewing.
America’s Career InfoNet
Wages and employment trends, occupational requirements, state by state labor market conditions, employer contact information, and cost of living data.
Careerjet
Search for jobs by industry or location.
Company Research
Includes online research tools, video, and how to finding insider information about a company.
Job Hunters Bible
Official site for the book "What Color Is Your Parachute."
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Career information from the U.S. Department of Bureau of Labor Statistics. Descriptions include education and training requirements, working conditions, and earnings.
OhioHeretoHelp.com: Education and Training
Resources on topics such as grants and scholarships, adult training, apprenticeship programs, and financial aid.
The Riley Guide
Introduces the online job search, listing many online sites and services that are useful for job searching.

Career Networking Sites

85 Broads - Global Women's Network
Facebook.com
LinkedIn.com
MySpace.com
MyWorkster.com
National Career Fairs
Find out about upcoming career fairs.
Ning.com
Ryze.com
Twitter.com

Cincinnati & Tri-State Resources

Cincinnati and the Tristate · Jobs & Careers
Use this directory for local resources.
Craigslist
Provides local classifieds and forums for jobs, housing, for sale, personals, services, local community, and events.
Job Dig
Delivers weekly job opportunities to help jobseekers connect with local employers.
Job-hunt.org
Job search and employment resources center. Find jobs in local business, education, healthcare, banking, and government for Ohio or search by state.
Ohio Means Jobs
This State of Ohio website offers access to job placement services in Ohio and nationwide. Find career information, post your resume, search job listings and identify potential employers.
PLCH · Library Employment Opportunities
Check for current job opportunities at the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.
State and Local Job Sites
Find local job listings, career resources and employment information for Ohio and by state.

Entry Level Jobs

After College
Search entry-level jobs and internships.
CareerRookie.com
Connects students and recent graduates seeking internships, part-time jobs and entry level jobs with the nation's top employers.
CollegeGrad.com
Career website for entry level job search for college students and recent graduates. Provides information on resumes, networking, jobs, employers and more.
CollegeRecruiter.com
Search for internships for college students and entry level jobs for recent graduates.
Experience.com
Helps students and alumni develop a professional resume, find summer internships and job shadow opportunities, get job interviews and more.
MonsterCollege.com
Offers job listings, tips, resources, and networking assistance.

Government Jobs

Careers in Government
Allows you to search for jobs in government and the public sector.
FedJobs – Career Central
Federal employment leads via newsletters, articles, and searchable database.
The National Caucus and Center on Black Aged
Administers two senior employment programs: the Senior Environmental Employment Program, funded through the Environmental Protection Agency, and the Senior Community Service Employment Program, funded through the Department of Labor.
Partnership for Public Service
A non-profit, non-partisan organization that works to revitalize the federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve as public servants. Provides information about employment, programs, employment, and publications.
USA Jobs
The U.S. Government's official site for jobs and employment information. From the Office of Personnel Management.

Internships/Part-Time/Seasonal Jobs

After College
Search entry-level jobs and internships.
CoolWorks.com
Find summer and seasonal jobs in national parks, ski resorts, ranches, camps and cruise ships.
GrooveJob.com
Site for part-time employment. Search thousands of hourly and part time jobs, jobs for teens and students, summer and seasonal jobs.
Internships.about.com
Search for work-related professional learning experiences for students, new graduates, and career changers. Provides tips, articles, and career information and resources.
Monster Part-Time Jobs
Monster hourly jobs by type of position and/or location, including federal jobs. Plus advice for hourly workers.
ResortJobs
Lists jobs at resorts, national parks, and cruise ship lines.
Snagajob.com
Find all types of employment - full time, hourly and part time jobs. Jobs are updated daily.
SummerJobs
Lists summer jobs that are ideal for students.

International Jobs

EscapeArtist.com
Provides overseas jobs search and placement resources.
International Staffing Consultants, Inc.
Posts openings online and also can e-mail job-seekers as soon as new jobs are posted.
Monster.com
Allows you to search for up to 50 job categories in up to 50 metro areas at a time. Search for international or summer jobs, and post your resume.
Overseas Jobs
Directory of international job opportunities.
TransitionsAbroad.com
A portal for paid and volunteer work abroad, living abroad, study abroad and cultural travel overseas.

Job Banks

6Figurejobs.com
Search thousands of $100K+ executive positions from leading industries and top companies nationwide.
Career Builder
Offers job postings from newspapers across the country as well as postings from employers' web sites.
CareerJournal
Career and job information from the publishers of the Wall Street Journal. Searchable listings of executive, management, and professional positions, salary and hiring information, career columnists, and job hunting advice.
Dice.com
Job board for technology and engineering professionals and the companies that seek to employ them. Search for green jobs and jobs by state.
Elance.com
Outsource to expert programmers, designers, coders, writers, developers, translators, marketers, researchers and admin contractors with tested skills.
Healthcareers.about.com
Offers health care job search resources, career information, education qualifications and more.
Indeed
Search millions of jobs from thousands of company websites and job boards. Indeed was selected by Time Magazine as one of the Top 10 Websites, by PC Magazine as one of the Top 100 Classic Web Sites and by PC World as one of the Best 50 Websites.
Job Bank USA
Allows you to search for permanent, contract, temporary, summer, or internship positions in the U.S. or abroad.
Job.com
Post your resume, search job listings, or use the career tools.
Jobfox.com
Uses an in-depth question and answer format to learn about your experience, wants and needs. Then presents you with only the opportunities (rated on a 5-star scale) that match your profile. Employers using Jobfox participate in the same process. Also makes introductions to employers and offers a personalized career webpage.
Jobs Listed by Career Field/Industry
Niche job sites, job listings, job opportunities, and career and employment resources by career field and type of job.
MediaBistro.com
Jobs and recruiting for media professionals in journalism, on-line content, book publishing, TV, radio, PR, graphic design, photography, and more.
Monster.com
Allows you to search for up to 50 job categories in up to 50 metro areas at a time. Search for international or summer jobs, and post your resume.
The NationJob Network
Another place to hunt for jobs. These postings come directly from the employers.
Net-Temps.com
Search for temporary, contract, and full-time jobs, post your resume, and use the career development resources.
Online Newspapers
Links to newspapers from around the world, many in their native languages.
PublicServiceCareers.org
Offers job listings, internships, and job-finder functions for careers in government, nonprofits, consulting and education.
Senior Job Bank
Search for open positions or areas of interest, enter your resume or experience profile, create a Job Agent Profile, etc.
Workforce50
Serves older workers with a full service job board and career site. All jobs are placed by employers specifically interested in staffing from the over-50 workforce.
Yahoo! Hot Jobs
Search for jobs by keyword, locale, or category. The career tools section include tips for writing resumes, interviewing, and negotiating your ideal salary.

Job Search Blogs

Alison Doyle Blog
Another Point of View
Blog Indeed
CoolWorks Blog
Health Careers Blog
JibberJobber Blog
LinkedIn Blog
Monster Blog
Penny's Internships Blog
Personal Branding Blog
Secrets of the Job Hunt
SimplyBlog

Job Search Engines

Jobcentral.com
Search engine for job seekers. Includes searching by occupation, state, industry, military, and international. Provides a career resources and events.
Linkup.com
Job search engine that offers searching of company websites by job title, keyword, city, or zip code.
Simply Hired
Search engine listing jobs from job boards, company pages, online classifieds and other data sources.
Vault.com
A portal for finding information on jobs, careers, top employers and education programs, job search advice, salary info, job listings, employee message boards and surveys.

Older Workers

Encore Careers
A network for people who want work that matters in the second half of life. Provides news, resources, and connections for individuals and organizations establishing encore careers that combine personal meaning, financial security, and social contribution.
Experience Works
A national, charitable, community-based organization that helps older adults get the training they need to find good jobs in their communities. Offers the Community Service Employment Program to provide participants with the training, experience, supportive services, and information they need to improve their lives, gain self-sufficiency, realize their goals, and obtain permanent employment.
RetirementJobs.com
Search for full time, part-time, and flexible jobs from age friendly employers. Includes resources for resume help and interviewing skills, workshops, and online learning.
Senior Job Bank
Search for open positions or areas of interest, enter your resume or experience profile, create a Job Agent Profile, etc.
Workforce50
Serves older workers with a full service job board and career site. All jobs are placed by employers specifically interested in staffing from the over-50 workforce.

Salary Surveys

Salary Guides & Guidance
This page offers links to a number of salary survey sites on the web.
Salary.com
Salary information on thousands of job titles by region, based on employer-related data.

Veterans

Aid for Military Families
The federal government and nonprofit organizations offer money for college to veterans, future military personnel, active duty personnel, or those related to veterans or active duty personnel.
America's Veteran
Provides information about the Veteran Employment Initiative for increasing and supporting the hiring of veterans throughout the public sector and federal work force. Includes Looking For A Job section for veterans, transitioning service members, and family members.
Army OneSource
The Army Spousal Employment Partnership program aims to increase employment opportunities for Army spouses during their spouse's active duty and transition to civilian life.
Marine For Life
Website for transitioning Marines who wish to relocate to a specific geographical region and use employer resources in their job search.
Recruit Military
A free full-service military-to-civilian recruiting firm in the United States that connects employers, franchisors, and educational institutions with men and women who are transitioning from active duty to civilian life, veterans who already have civilian work experience, members of the National Guard and reserve forces, and military spouses.
Transition Assistance Programs
Established to meet the needs of separating service members during their period of transition into civilian life by offering job-search assistance and related services.