Career Development & Job Search Resources
Wisconsin Career Pathways: https://www.wicareerpathways.org Use Wisconsin's Programs of Study to assist students in post-secondary planning.
Wisconsin's WORKnet: http://worknet.wisconsin.gov/worknet Wisconsin's workforce and labor market information system with searchable database.
Occupational Outlook Handbook: www.bls.gov/ooh/ U.S. Department of Labor publication with sections on job duties, job outlook, salaries, education required, and related jobs.
Career Outlook: www.bls.gov/careeroutlook/ U.S. Department of Labor in-depth articles on new and emerging jobs, as well as data on financial value of college degree.
O*NET: www.onetonline.org U.S. Department of Labor database of occupations ; online systems to identify jobs based on interests, aptitudes, and transferable skills.
Internet Sites for Career Planning: http://ncda.org/aws/NCDA/pt/resourcesNational Career Development Association's links to resources, services, and tools for career exploration, career planning, additional training, and employment resources.
Occupational Trends: http://ncda.org/aws/NCDA/pt/sp/occupational_trendsNational Career Development Association's links to articles and briefs regarding occupational trends, career counseling, career readiness, and more.
One Stop Career Center: www.careeronestop.org Funded through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and the U.S. Department of Labor, provides information about career exploration, training, and job search resources.
Industries at a Glance: www.bls.gov/iag U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' information about key industries (more than 100 industry pages).
Career Cruising: https://public.careercruising.com/en/Interactive career development portal with multimedia video content, digital learning games, and other resources about occupations, career exploration, and job search.
Skill Explorer: http://skillexplorer.wisconsin.gov/Finds job matches related to skills and training, as well as with past job experiences.
Job Center of Wisconsin: https://jobcenterofwisconsin.com/Comprehensive resource for Wisconsin job postings, education and training, workforce events, labor market information, veterans services, job center locations, and more.
WISCareers / Career Locker: https://wiscareers.wisc.edu/
Road Trip Nation: https://roadtripnation.org/Site for career exploration utilizing PBS and curriculum resources. Some resources are free, some for purchase.
Advance CTE: https://careertech.org/State Leaders Connecting Learning to Work! Career Technical Education (CTE).
Career Development Resource Kit http://wiredcesa5.pbworks.com/w/page/22287884/Career%20Development%20Resource%20Kit A resource to promote and support career development activities and strategies. Designed primarily for teachers and counselors, students; their parents may find some of the information, resources, and activities helpful.