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Updated: January 26, 2004

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Jobs & Careers: Getting Started

The Riley Guide -- Employment Opportunities and Job Resources on the Internet
" The Grandmother of resources for job seekers..." This comprehensive guide is the best starting place to learn about Internet job searching.

America’s Career Info Net
A comprehensive career information site providing wages and employment trends, occupational requirements, and state by state labor market conditions. It promises “the most extensive career resource library online.”

Career Toolbox
Excellent overview of the process. Practical topics include Build a Cover Letter and Ace the Interview.

Career Site
Quick and advanced job searches, post a resume, salary calculator and relocation wizard. Many job search tips. Archived career advice columns written by Carol Kleiman. Very practical overview of the job search process.

Peak Performance
An overview of the career development process. Includes self-assessment tips.

Internet Career Connection
A career guidance service that includes job hunting information, resume-writing advice, and occupational profiles. Features the e-Resumes USA service.
Career advice and job hunting strategies from Richard Nelson Bolles, the best-selling author of What Color is Your Parachute. Includes very good, in-depth reviews of other job sites. His Fairy Godmother Reports on job listing sites, resume sites, and doing research on the web are all excellent, if sobering, guides to job hunting on the Internet.

Lists job-search resources and services from other sites on the Internet, including links to classified ads, academic job resources, companies, and recruiting agencies. Has a special section on job postings in science, health care, and engineering. Jobs/Careers
Advice, tips, and hundreds of links, including many individual guides to specific careers.

Career Journal
Career-related news from The Wall Street Journal and National Employment Business Weekly.

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