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by Ron Kurtus (revised 9 April 2021)

The following are resources to help you get a job and advance in your career.

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Job listing websites

eApplicants - Job applications for major U.S. companies

Dice.com - Portal for technical job listings

Monster.com - Top portal for job listings

CareerJet - Employment search engine

Neuvoo - Job search engine

CareerBuilder.com - Find jobs and post resumes

Live Career - Tools for getting a job

Job Application Center - Shows how to apply directly to companies

Job Applications Online - Print out job applications for major businesses

GlassDoor - Jobs, salaries, advice

Applications.Careers - One-stop job database

Adzuna - Worldwide job search listings

Online Recruitment in Ghana and Nigeria

Online jobs

Online Jobs for College Students - 35 online jobs

Resumes

Resumes Made Easy From Pongoresumes.com

Tailor Your Resume for a Job - From ResumeLab.com

How to Tailor Your Resume to a Job Description - Blog from Zety.com

Best Key Words in a Resume - From ResumeLab.com

Best Skills to Put on a Resume - From ResumeLab.com

How to Email Your Resume to Get More Job Offers - From Zety.com

Things That Should Never Appear on Your Resume - Purdue University

Resume Help - Resources from ResumeGenius.com

20 Worst Resume Mistakes - From ResumeLab.com

Resume Statistics and Analysis - From Zety.com

Guides

Chronological Resume Writing Guide - From ResumeCoach.com

Resume Writing Guides - Examples and tutorials from ResumeLab.com

Guide to Writing a Resume Outline - Hiration.com

How to Make a Resume: Secrets Your Employer Won’t Tell You - Jack Milgram

How to Write a Resume in 8 Simple Steps - From LiveCareer.com

How to Make a Resume for a Job - From Zety.com

Create the best resume in minutes - From ResumeCoach.com

Resume Examples

Resume Examples in Various Areas - From ResumeCoach.com

400+ Resume Examples - From LiveCareer.com

Resume templates

Resume Templates - Samples in MS Word from HLoom.com

Resume Builder from GreatSampleResume.com

Various Resume Templates - from NovoResume.com

Free CV Templates - From CoolFreeCV.com

Best Resume Templates - From LiveCareer.com

Free Resume Templates - From Zety.com

Cover letters

Proper Cover Letter Format - From Zety.com

Cover Letter Format - From ResumeLab.com

What to Include in a Cover Letter - With examples from ResumeLab.com

Write the Perfect Cover Letter - From ResumeLab.com

Guide of How to Write a Cover Letter - from NovoResume.com

How to Write a Cover Letter for a Job - From Zety.com

Guide to Writing an Effective Cover Letter - From ResumeCoach.com



Employment information

Career Education Advisor - Resources on different educational options.

How to Find a Job after College - From Monster.com

Salary Calculator - From Areavibes.com

Guide to Getting a Job After School - From s1Jobs.com

Guide for Seniors Going Back to Work - From Resume-Now.com

Top Traits and Qualities Employers Look for in 2021 - From Zety.com

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Self-employment

Employee versus Independent Contractor? - From Forbes.com

Self-employment: What to Know to be Your Own Boss

Specific jobs

Career Guides - How to get a job in various fields from LandYourLife.com

Entry Level Finance Jobs

Top Skills Employers Look For 2021 - From Zety.com

General contracting

Contractor Licensing Requirements - United States

General Contractor License Guide - State-by-state information

Certified Public Accounant

Becoming a CPA - From CrushTheCPAExam.com

Best Accounting Certifications - From CrushTheCPAExam.com

Enrolled Agent vs CPA - From BeatTheCPA.com

Miscellaneous careers

Explore your career as a Marketing Director - Arizona State Univ. Online

How to Become a Certified Event Planner - From Study.com

How to Find a Job in Theology - Online Seminary Schools

How to Advance Your Career in Product Design Engineering

Careers in Occupational Therapy - Univ. of St. Augustine

The Pros and Cons of Being a Real Estate Agent



Education programs

Why Get an MBA? - From AllBusinessSchools.com

Social Work Degree Guide

Psychology Degree Programs

Public Administration Degrees

Online classes

Online MBA Guide and Resources - From Discover Business

Online MBA Education - From Ohio University

Accounting Degrees Online Guide

Guide to Online Real Estate classes

Courses on "How to become..." - From CoursesOnline.co.uk

Online Master of Social Work (MSW) Programs – CSWE-Accredited

Aptitude and Reasoning Tests

From PracticeReasoningTests.com

Guide to Psychometric Tests - For job interviewing process

Guide to Aptitude Tests

Practice Aptitude Tests

From PsychometricTests.com

Verbal Ability Tests

Numerical Ability Tests

From WikiJob.co.uk

Numerical Reasoning Tests

Deductive Reasoning Tests

Analytical Reasoning Tests

From 123Test.com

Logical Reasoning Test

Critical Reasoning Test

From AptitudeTests.org

Psychometric & Aptitude Tests Online

From PracticeAptitudeTests.com

Situational Judgement Tests

Diagrammatic Reasoning Tests

Abstract Reasoning Tests

From AssessmentDay.co.uk

Aptitude Test Practice - Resources Index

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Career advice

Guide to Writing a Career Development Plan - From Univ. of York - UK

Career Exploration Tools and Resources - From LiveCareer.com

Getting Your Dream Job - Infographic for job-seekers

Tools for Transition - Career counseling for a fee; site has some useful samples

Employers and Health Information in the Workplace

Emotional IQ and You - Career advice on using your emotional IQ; Univ. of Maryland

Choosing Employment Program for Adults with Autism

Graduate’s Guide to Getting Hired During Covid-19

Stress from Working at Home - A balancing act - From HelloEzra.com

Networking

How to Network Online - From GreatBusinessSchools.org

Advance Your Career Through Blogging - From Blogging.com

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Interview Skills

Ultimate Guide to Passing Any Interview - From How2Become.com

Commonly Asked Interview Questions - From UniversalClass.com

100 potential interview questions - Monster.com

How to Answer Difficult Interview Questions - From Digital.com

Smart Answers to Common Job Interview Questions - From JobHunt.org

Best Interview Practices for Job Seekers - From Cleverism.com - Germany

Interview Advice - From WikiJob.co.uk

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Books

(Notice: The School for Champions may earn commissions from book purchases)

Getting a job

The 50 Most Asked Questions From the Newly Unemployed by Cleon Cox

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2016: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers - Classic book series on getting a job

Top-rated books on Getting a Job

Top-rated books on Job Interviews

Advancing in your career

Top-rated books on Career Success

Top-rated books on Career Advancement

Top-rated books on Dealing with Boss

Miscellaneous


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