Vaughn Public Library

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Career Advice and Assessments

 
Career Guides and Information


Career Guide to Industries                        http://www.bls.gov/oco/cg/home.htm 

Career One Stop / Career Info Net          http://careeronestop.org/     
                              
Job Hunter’s Bible                                         http://www.jobhuntersbible.com/ 

Occupational Outlook Handbook          http://www.bls.gov/oco/ 

O*NET Online                                          http://online.onetcenter.org/ 

Riley Guide                                                         http://www.rileyguide.com/ 

Work Net                                                 http://worknet.wisconsin.gov/worknet/ 

WITC                                                                     http://witc.edu/stusvcs/career


 
  

Career Assessments 
 
JobFit  
http://www.jobfit.com

Take a six-step survey to assess what careers will fit you the best. Then use the JobFit Career Manager to help you write your resume and search for potential jobs.
 
 
 
Mapping Your Future  
http://www.mappingyourfuture.org
Assess your skills and interests to help determine the best careers for you. 

 
Myers-Brigg Personality Assessment
http://www.humanmetrics.com/cgi-win/JTypes2.asp

While not really a “career assessment”, you can take a semi-short survey to access your personality type and find a list of careers that fit your personality.
  


U.S. Department of Labor  
http://www.dol.gov
Find career and job training information courtesy of the United States Department of Labor Employment & Training Administration. You can assess your current skills, explore different career options, and research potential jobs in the areas that interest you most.

 

WITC   
http://witc.edu/stusvcs/career
WITC offers career planning and assessment services to help you take your career search further. You will be given the opportunity to complete the Myers Briggs Type Indicator and the Strong Interest Inventory for a minimal fee. The counselors will discuss with you the results of your assessments, past employment, education, personal experiences, and interests that will help you make a career choice.

 
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