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Searching for Jobs: Choosing a Career

This LibGuide was created by Jane Verostek, Associate Librarian at SUNY ESF and has links to help with job searches in New York and nationally - including links to helpful sites such as indeed.com. This LibGuide also provides links for the SUNY ESF Career

Choosing a Career

Occupational Outlook Handbook - http://www.bls.gov/ooh/

Training and education, earnings, job prospects, duties and working conditions for hundreds of jobs.
 

O*Net Online http://www.onetonline.org/

From the U.S. Department of Labor, this resource provides hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptors, along with career tools and publications to help individuals in the workforce.
 

CareerOneStop http://www.careeronestop.org/ExploreCareers/explore-careers.aspx?&frd=true

Browse occupations and industries, employment trends, with data from a variety of federal and state agencies and offices, and private institutions.
 

CareerJournal.com http://www.wsj.com/public/page/news-career-jobs.html

Career information and job search from the Wall Street Journal.
 

Careers.org http://www.careers.org/

Investigate online degrees and universities, jobs and occupations, and entrepreneurial opportunities.