Job Search Web Guide
Career Information Sites:
Career Journal.com (Wall Street Journal) – Career management, career killers, negotiation tips, how to survive a crisis, office tips, salary & hiring information, etc.
Monster Career Advice – Articles and advice to help viewers get started, flourish, advance, or remedy problems in their careers; information about jobs in different fields–automotive, finance, healthcare, military, retail, management, etc.
Occupational Outlook Handbook – Published by the U.S. Department of Labor. Has descriptions of jobs, including the training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, working conditions, and information about the job market in every state.
Preparing for Job Interviews (dress, interview, follow up):
Dress for Success for Men – Includes lots of photos
Dress for Success for Women – Includes lots of photos
Monster Interview Center – Tips include: answer briefly, emotional preparation, it’s okay to be nervous, look them in the eyes, how to avoid online fraud and scams, tips for a safe job search, face the feedback, waiting by the phone, talking salary, the toughest interview question, etc.
Quintessential Careers’ Guide to Job Interviewing Resources
SYMS Dress to Achieve! – Tips for men and women, complete interview outfit, wardrobe by occupation; how to ace an interview; many photos showing examples
Tie-a-tie.net – How to tie 4 different knots; information on tie accessories; and how to tie shoelaces–all with step by step illustrations
When Job-Hunting: Dress for Success
Resumes and Cover Letters:
Monster Resume Center
Quintessential Careers: Career and Job-Related Tutorials – Step-by-step tutorials on Internet job hunting, writing resumes and cover letters, interviewing, salary negotiation, attending career fairs, etc.
Riley Guide: Resumes & Cover Letters – Has many links to very good resume and cover letter sites that provide tips, samples, and step-by-step instruction
Job Searching Online:
Online Job Search – Complete guide to using online job banks; job searching online; best sites for searching; how to write resumes and cover letters for online job searches; tips and advice; how to find local and nationwide job listings online; how to apply for different types of jobs, etc.
Job Search Sites:
Arizona State Jobs – The official site for state of Arizona government jobs
CareerBuilder – Job site used in the Arizona Republic; has local jobs and job listings from nationwide career sites; jobs can be searched by category, city, state, and keyword; lists career fairs, etc.
CareerLink.com Arizona – For job seekers, employers, educators, and students
CareerLink.com New Mexico
FlipDog – Powered by Monster
Health Care Job Store
Health Jobs Start Here – Job searches and related resources for California
Indeed.com. One Stop. All Jobs – This site allows the user, in one search, to search job sites, company sites, newspapers, websites, and every site with jobs. Type in a keyword, title, or company name and where you are interested in working.
Job-Hunt.org: Arizona Career and Job Search Resources
Job-Hunt.org: New Mexico Career and Job Search Resources
Jobing.com Albuquerque – Offers job postings, applications, resume and cover letter posting, news and information about employment in greater Albuquerque area, and short profile of many local companies
Jobing.com Phoenix – Very popular Phoenix-area job site; offers job postings, applications, resume and cover letter posting, news and information about employment in greater Phoenix area, and short profile of many local companies
Jobing.com Tucson – Job postings, applications, etc. for Tucson
USA Jobs: Working for America – The official job site of the Federal government and one-stop source for federal jobs and employment information
Maricopa Workforce Connections Local and National Job Banks – Local and national job search sites and information
New Mexico State Personnel Office – Job openings for all New Mexico state agencies
Pima County Public Library Job Resource List – Websites and resources for job searching and unemployment help
Simply Hired – In one search, this site searches many different job sites, newspapers, and companies
State Bar of Arizona Career Center – Search local, regional, and national listings from law firms, corporate legal departments, and government agencies
University of Arizona Job Site – Includes Arizona Health Sciences/University Medical Center