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We'd like to recommend the following resources:

O*NET OnLine is a tool provided to you for career exploration and job analysis. It contains detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more.

Occupational Outlook Handbook, published by U. S. Department of Labor, provides career information such as the nature of work, salary, requirements and qualifications, and projected job outlook and much more. The Handbook is updated every 2 years.

America’s Career InfoNet explores information on various occupations. This site also provides a multitude of links to general career sites, assessment and counseling services, education and financial aid information, national and state career sites, and much more.

Some field specific resources for career exploration include the following:

Criminal Justice USA contains job descriptions for criminal justice careers.

EducationUSA is a global network of more than 450 advising centers supported by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State. EducationUSA centers actively promote United States higher education around the world by offering accurate, comprehensive, objective and timely information about educational opportunities in the United States and guidance to qualified individuals on how best to access those opportunities.

 JobStar presents links to informative sites dealing with specific careers.

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Employer Tips for Success 

 

 

Prepare your presentation.  Not only should you be prepared for their questions; you must also treat this interview as an advertisement for YOU.  Only you know where you excel, why you are capable of handling this position and what they can expect from you when you come on board.  Think of the things of which you are most proud.  Achievements, projects, work habits developed, compliments from management, awards, relationships made.  Be prepared to cite specific examples of accomplishments and how your specific experience can help the company solve some of its problems.  Concentrate on your most recent positions, but don’t neglect your early career.

 

Jenny Gutierres

Corporate Recruiting Coordinator

Regency Post-Acute Healthcare System

 

 


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