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CAREER RESOURCES





 Resume Resources:
Tips,
Q&A's, samples,
workbooks, articles,
software, and electronic
resumes.

 Interviewing: Advice, tips,
articles, books, scenarios,
questions, communication,
planning, etiquette, do's &
don'ts, humor and more
links.

 Salary Surveys: Compensation calculators,
market trends, industry
analysis, demographics,
negotiation tips &
strategies, job titles/
descriptions, and cost of
living indexes.

 Research Aids: Find and
research millions of
businesses in the US and
Canada with these
directories and search
engines.

 News Wire Services: Latest news releases on
potential employers,
industries, M&A's, layoffs,
etc. 

 Networking: Tips, articles,
do's & don'ts, and guides.

 Executive Recruiters & Placement Agencies:
Directories and links to
recruiters in North America
who specialize by job type,
industry, salary level, and
region.

 Career & Job Related Web Sites: Places to network
and job search.


 

          Article: Career Resources

 

Resources to help you interview, research companies, negotiate salary, and job search with confidence!

INTERVIEWING RESOURCES

Career Builder Tips, articles and a comprehensive list of links.

Interview Questions, Strategies, Tips & Tricks  Your home for common and unusual interview questions, interviewing tips & tricks, interview guidance, and exit, phone, panel, and lunch interview definitions and guidelines.

Job-interview.net
Dedicated to interview tips. Possibly the best interview info. site we've seen yet. A must see!

Monster.com - Planning, questions, telephone and on-line interview scenarios.

Quintissential Careers - Interviewing resources list.

SALARY

Research Company - Non-profit Executive Salary Survey.

ERI Economic Research Institute - Really neat and FREE salary planner and cost of living calculator.

Engineering Times - Engineering (all disciplines) salary survey summary.

Internet Business Network - If you're not satisfied with any of these surveys then try one from this mammoth list.

Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry Magazine - Their Career Center's annual survey includes an industry salary calculator.

MedZilla Salary Database - Caters to the Health Care professional.

Positive Support Review - Compensation survey covers IT/IS salaries.

The Real Rate Survey - I/T consultant's survey.

Salary Calculator - Although the feature of this site is the salary calculator, there are lots of useful links to other information you will need when moving/relocating.

Salary Source - Salary surveys, information and average compensation data with industry/region specific wage reports and pay ranges and index of job descriptions.

Wageweb - Contains current salary and bonus info for professionals, from health care to information management. 

EXECUTIVE RECRUITERS

Internet Directory of Search Firms - Fully searchable database of recruiters and agencies in the US and Canada.

Oya's Directory of Recruiters - Searchable database of recruiters and agencies in the US and Canada.

RESEARCH AIDS

Canada 411 - Search for businesses in Canada. Over 10 million listings.

Canada Yellow Pages - Canadian business listings.

CareerShop.com helpful tips and the latest news - a one-stop shop - for anyone interested in recruiting or switching jobs.

Companies Online - Info on over 100,000 public and private U.S. companies.

GoodStart.com - A 100% Smalltalk related site! If you haven't looked into using Smalltalk in your company, you should. Smalltalk's power and productivity can help you deliver stable systems fast.

InvestorWords - The most comprehensive financial glossary you'll find anywhere, online or off. Everything is cross referenced too! Sure to be useful to any investor.

Pandia.com - Possesses a PowerSearch section of search engines, metasearch tools, people finders, directories, and reference sites. 

Quirks Marketing Research Review - A great research tool for marketing information. They also have a job mart section and a glossary of marketing terms.

SearchAbility - Guide, with descriptions, to thousands of search engines covering hundreds of subjects. Listed in order of size and specificity of subject categories.

NEWSWIRE SERVICES

ACBJ - Source to examine local business news from dozens of up-and-coming markets, from Seattle to South Florida and from Boston to the Bay Area. 

Business Wire - Research companies by name or industry focus.

Canada Newswire - Search for company info. by name or ticker symbol.

EDGAR-Online - Search for people by name and employer or find companies.

InfoBeat - Free news on various topics emailed directly to you.

Individual.com - Personalize your own newsletter, search for companies by name and ticker symbol.

NewsCentral - Your local paper is probably the best place to track local business news. 

Paper On The Web - Latest Paper Industry news. The site is updated every Sunday. News is updated every Tuesday and Friday.

PR Newswire - Research companies by name or market focus.

Silicon Investor - articles, trends, facts, figures. An investor site which concentrates on the technology industry.

NETWORKING RESOURCES

Networking on the Network - A great read! Unique focus on networking on-line.

ELECTRONIC TOOLS

Broadcastaresume.com - Fee based resume distribution service.

JobLynx - Automatically distribute your resume to over 9,600 recruiters for a reasonable fee. Over 10,000 employment resource links.

Cyberviewcv.com - Tool to set your resume apart from the others out there. 

CAREER AND JOB-RELATED SITES

AllStarJobs - Links to employers who post jobs online, employment agencies, job banks and other career resources that serve the USA.

ActiJob - Canadian job board with job databases and employment resources for people seeking employment around the world.

Atlanta's Finest Staffing - Employment agency and recruiter for accountants, bookkeepers and administrative assistants in Atlanta, Georgia.

Bankjobs.com - Tailored to banking and financial services professionals.

BestJobsUSA.com - If you are interested in finding a new job where you live right now or where you might want to live in the near future, look no further.

BigJobs.net - A free resource for job seekers.

Campusaccess - One of the most popular periodicals focused on campus life in Canadian colleges and universities. Good career links section.

Canadian Careers - A Canadian job board with an interesting section on creating electronic resumes.

Career Coaching USA - Innovative firm providing career coaching, outplacement and career transition workshops to individuals and corporations.

Career Exchange - An extensive job search database with online conferencing and a "people-match" program to email you new jobs on a daily basis.

CareerSurf - Jobs listed by employers throughout the United States and Canada.

Chancellor & Chancellor
- Resource for contract search links, incorporation links, and W-2, Inc., or 1099 and tax compliance legal issues.

Christian Career Net - #1 source for Christian job search for jobseekers and job posting/resume search for employers.

ContractJobHunter - Headquarters for serious contractors and consultants.

Distance Learning Course Finder - Online distance education directory.

EconomicsJobs.com - Job site for economics and finance professionals.

Elder Care Careers Online - Specifically for TX elder care professionals.

Employment411.com - A directory of employment, career and job opportunities. Resume posting, writing and distribution, freelance and work at home opportunities plus online vocational training courses.

Entry Level Job Net - Free job postings for entry-level positions and full access to search the entry-level resume bank.

ESLworldwide.com - The premier job site helping recruit instructors around the world in all studies of Languages.

Financial Job Network - Global job board for financial professionals.

GISjobs - One of the most comprehensive job sites for GIS professionals.

GraduateNurse.com - Site for medical professionals: executive, academia, APN, corporate, sales, in transition, research, alternative employment, BSN preferred jobs, non-traditional, RN, LPN, LVN, new graduates, etc.

GraduateResumes.com - Offers resume and career services to new graduates and individuals who possess limited work experience.  Relay your abilities to potential employers, instead of showing them how "green behind the ears" you are.  It's all about who looks best in the eye's of employers, don't you agree?

Home-Based Working Moms - Professional association and an online community of parents.

ItsYourJobNow.com - Free job board and employment resource directory.

JobLynx.com- For a very small registration/administration fee, your resume is made assessable to 9,600+ headhunters, not just one, two or a handful of them.

Job Square.com - All services are free including resume posting, detailed job search, job search agents, career resources, job market news and so much more.

JobTrainingUSA - Job training and placement for professionals.

Language Learning Net - A language learning course finder, with which you can find the right course in an online database of worldwide language schools.

Medployment - Medical jobs portal for hospitals, nursing facilities, outpatient clinics, long-term care, physicians, dental, and other organizations within the US.

Pro2Net - Delivers industry-specific news, information, products and services to business pros in accounting, financial services, insurance, law and human resources.

References-etc.com - Provides confidential, documented reference checks.

RelocateCanada.com - Canadian site providing job movers/seekers information on moving and relocation.

TheMoversFriend - The Moverís Friendô web site is a unique way to find a moving service, you receive bids from the moving services.

Virtual Resource Centre Contains over 6,500 books, videos, reports, documents, web sites, and training materials to assist a the school-to-work transition.

 



 

 

 

   

 

 
 

 

 

 

 
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