Sites by Subject · Jobs & Careers

Research

America’s Career InfoNet
Wages and employment trends, occupational requirements, state by state labor market conditions, employer contact information, and cost of living data.
JobNow
Work with live, expert job coaches on every phase of the job search process--from career coaching to resume assistance to interview tips.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Educational and training requirements for jobs.
Ohio Occupational Wage Estimates
Wage Estimations in Ohio.
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.

Education

Lynda.com
Award-winning library of video tutorials designed to support learners who want to gain specific software, technology, creative, or business skills. Tutorials include 3D and animation, CAD training, and programming.
Regional Association of Adult Higher Education
Collection of accredited colleges designed for working adults.
SmartMoney Community Services - SmartBusiness
Provides financial counseling and coaching.
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.

Blogs

The Balance Careers
Tips on career changes, skill building, resumes, etc.
LinkedIn Blog
Social networking blog for LinkedIn, find job info from those in your desired field.
Personal Branding Blog
Learn how to develop your personal brand to set you apart from competitors.
Undercover Recruiter
Get info from employer’s perspective, as well as successful people in desired field.

Podcasts

Career Cloud Radio
Side Hustle School
The Voice of Job Seekers

YouTube Videos

College Recruiter YouTube Channel
Forbes YouTube Channel
Linda Raynier
LinkedIn YouTube Channel
Work in Progress (How to Build a Successful Career on Your Terms

Phone Apps

Career Builder App: iOS
Glassdoor App: Android
Glassdoor App: iOS
Good.Co App: Android
Good.Co App: iOS
Indeed App: Android
Indeed App: iOS
SnagAJob App: Android
SnagAJob App: iOS

Resume Builders

Canva
Create design-oriented resumes using plug and play templates. (For more advanced computer users.)
Career Transitions
Simple resume builder with writing tips (must be accessed with library card and pin).
Resume Generator
Simple resume builder (does not require library card).

Interview Preparation

Dress for Success: Cincinnati
Women can receive fresh clothing and support for interviews.
Job-hunt.org
Tips for a “Shorter, Smarter Job Search”.

Entry Level Employment

Glassdoor
Simple job search website, find info from previous employees.
Indeed
Simple job search website.
Monster.com
Simple job search website.
Net-Temps.com
Another simple, less commonly used job search website.

Advanced/Specialized Employment

Career Bank
Job search website for finance careers.
Career Builder
Job search website for more advanced job-seekers.
Dice.com
Job search website for tech careers.
LinkedIn.com
Job search website for more advanced job-seekers, has a social networking aspect.
MediaBistro.com
Job search website for media and communications careers.

Adults Over 50

Experience Works
Provides community-based job training for seniors.
The National Caucus and Center on Black Aged
Provides job opportunities for older minorities in the community-service and environmental fields.
RetirementJobs.com
Job search website for people specifically over 50+, has “certified age-friendly seal.”
Senior Job Bank
Job search website for people over 50+, covering many fields.
Vantage Aging Workforce Solutions
Provides training for low-income seniors, as well as support for addiction/mental health issues.
Workforce50
Job search website for people over 50+, with additional reading on how to be internet- and tech-savvy.

Government and Nonprofit Agency Jobs

ArtsWave
Offers a list of jobs available in the arts and culture sector. Postings reflect a variety of opportunities from volunteer and part-time jobs to full-time executive-level positions.
City of Cincinnati: Human Resources
Find jobs with the City of Cincinnati.
Hamilton County: Human Resources
Find jobs with Hamilton County.
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
Current job opportunities at the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.
State of Ohio Hiring Management System
The State of Ohio offers a wide range of career opportunities.
USA Jobs
Federal government jobs for all, including veterans, reserves, military spouses, individuals with disabilities, students/recent graduates, individuals with Peace Corps/AmeriCorps experience, and ex-offenders.

Veterans

CASY4Vets
Corporate America Supports You is a nonprofit organization that matches job-ready military-affiliated applicants with military-friendly employers. Formerly VetJobs.
Feds Hire Vets
U.S. Office of Personnel Management’s website to recruit and employ veterans in civil service jobs.
GI Jobs
Provides a job search database, advice, and educational and vocational tools to meet the needs of the 230,000+ service members who leave the military every year and enter the civilian workforce.
Goodwill Homeless Vet Program
A comprehensive program for homeless vets; includes emergency shelter, assistance in finding permanent housing, and job training and skill
HireHeroesUSA.org
Offers a wide variety of training resources, job postings, and everything else vets and military spouses need to find a new career after leaving the service of their country.
Military.com
This one-stop shop for all things military related maintains its own veteran’s job board.
Recruit Military
A free full-service recruiting firm for men and women transitioning from active duty, veterans with civilian work experience, members of the National Guard and reserve forces, and military spouses.
US National Labor Exchange
Job postings from veteran-friendly employers.
USA Jobs
Federal government jobs for all, including veterans, reserves, military spouses, individuals with disabilities, students/recent graduates, individuals with Peace Corps/AmeriCorps experience, and ex-offenders.

Internships and Seasonal Jobs for Young Adults

CoolWorks.com
For young adults, or those seeking employment in National Parks and resorts, etc.
GrooveJob.com
For students, or those seeking part-time, hourly, and seasonal jobs.
Snagajob.com
For young adults, or those seeking hourly employment.

New Graduates and Young Adults

After College
Young grads can find entry-level jobs and internships in their desired field.
ArtWorks Cincinnati
Local community based creative workforce development and job training for youths.
CollegeGrad.com
Young grads can find entry-level jobs and internships in their desired field.
CollegeRecruiter.com
Young grads can find entry-level jobs and internships in their desired field.
LinkedIn.com
Job search website for more advanced job-seekers, has a social networking aspect.

Cincinnati & Tri-State Resources

Craigslist
Provides local classifieds and forums for jobs, housing, for sale, personals, services, local community, and events.
Job-hunt.org
Tips for a “Shorter, Smarter Job Search”.
LinkUp
Delivers weekly job opportunities to help jobseekers connect with local employers.
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.