Do you know what you want to be, what kind of job you would like to do? This can be a hard decision. There are SO many options to choose from and you may ask yourself, which one is for me?!
Let these resources help guide you! Feel free to discuss possible options with your counselor, they are here to help!
CFNC.org provides Bridges to help students identify their interests in career exploration.
Lists over 20,000 job titles with detailed descriptions. Sponsored by the US Department of Labor.
The Occupational Outlook Handbook gives job trends for the future, salaries, expected job prospects, what workers do on a job, and working conditions.
The Occupational Outlook Quarterly is a magazine published quarterly by the Bureau of Labor and Statistics. This magazine publishes results of new studies on current emerging career trends and information on choosing today and tomorrow's jobs.
This website provides self assessment for your career interests and career explorations. This website also provides job search tips including how a resume should look, networking, and the interview process.
This website allows you to sort career outlook data based on the state, career cluster, and career interest. Career Outlook also provides a free career interest assessment.
As a companion to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, The Career Guide discusses careers from an industries perspective. For example if you are interested in health care you can look up healthcare and research the careers that are a part of this industry. The Career Guide covers 43 industries which account for 3 out of every 4 wage and salary jobs in the Nation.
This link provides a five minute test to match your interests with a suggest career path.
"An innovative new career tool for our region - matching students and job seekers with in-demand local careers, education and skills training."
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