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CAREER INFORMATION AND APTITUDE TESTS

https://www.bls.gov/ooh/ 
Occupational Outlook Handbook current edition?Job descriptions and projections, educational requirements and salary ranges.


http://www.careeronestop.org/ExploreCareers/explore-careers.aspx

Career One Stop: Your source for career exploration, training & jobs. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. Education and skills requirements and employment trends for careers.

 

http://www.careeronestop.org/toolkit/wages/find-salary.aspx?frd=true

Salary Finder: Use this tool to find salary information for more than 800 different occupations. To start, either search for an occupation by keyword, or select an occupation.


https://discpersonalitytesting.com/free-disc-test/

Assess candidate's tendencies toward dominance, influence, support, and control.


https://www.livecareer.com/career-test

Live career's free career assessment test


https://www.monster.com/career-advice/article/best-free-career-assessment-tools

10 free career self-assessment tools

 

http://www.personal.psu.edu/~j5j/IPIP/

International Personality Item Pool NEO PI-R measures the Big Five

 

https://www.mynextmove.org/explore/ip

The O*NET Interest Profiler is administered by the United States Department of Labor. Users take a 60 question interest inventory that yields profile of interest tendencies including six areas:

Realistic, Investigative, Social, Enterprising, Conventional and Artistic. A list of careers related to each cluster can be sorted by five job zones representing levels of preparation ranging from

little job preparation to extensive preparation.


http://www.princetonreview.com/quiz/career-quiz

http://www.princetonreview.com/careers-after-college.aspx

The Princeton Review Career Quiz

"Think of how happy you'd be to go to work each day saying to yourself, "I want to," not "I have to."  The difference?  It's simply matching the right person with the right place. 

For most people achieving that perfect fit isn't that simple. Welcome to the Princeton Review Career Quiz!  Take this 24-question quiz that asks easy stuff about you,

and then we'll analyze your answers to determine your most likely interests and work style. With this information, we'll help guide you to careers that would likely suit you--

and, more importantly, that you'd enjoy! The people who created the Birkman Method® developed The Princeton Review Career Quiz. 

This summary quiz is designed only to give you a taste of the full tool, which constructs a much deeper and more accurate individual profile."


https://www.psychologytoday.com/tests/career/career-personality-aptitude-test

Career Personality & Aptitude Test

Each cluster can be sorted by five job zones representing levels of preparation ranging from little job preparation to extensive preparation.

Tired of running the rat race in a job you don't enjoy? Wondering which career is best matched to you? Try a Career Personality & Aptitude Test.

This tool is designed to assess your interests, values, and preferences surrounding your career. It will offer you an interesting look at yourself, providing

information about what motivates and interests you. In addition, it will provide suggestions of particular careers that are well-suited to you, along with

some information about these careers.


https://www.sokanu.com/career-test/

“Sokanu is a free platform for users to assess their interests, personality type, abilities, career values, and preferred work and social environments in order to find matches which will lead to satisfying careers.



RESUMES

http://www.careerbuilder.com
“CareerBuilder is the most powerful career network on the Web.  Providing the No. 1 targeting experience for people and jobs on the Internet, the CareerBuilder Network includes more than 60 of the Web's most widely visited sites.  Job-hunting and resume tips.”


http://www.cover-letters.com/
Cover letter samples from Career Lab.


http://www.careers.org/
Career Resource Center Careers.Org - Directory of Career Directories.


http://www.damngood.com
Yana Parker's web site offers resume advice and samples.


http://www.dummies.com/careers/
Information on resumes, cover letters and follow-up letters.

http://www.eresumes.com
Resources for every facet of resume writing. Site offers free samples, tips for job searches and interviews, and links to other useful web sites.


http://www.jobhuntersbible.com
Richard Nelson Bolles hosts this site as a supplement to his book What Color Is Your Parachute?  Site contains career advice and tests, creating and posting resumes, job hunting links, and articles.


http://jobstar.org/tools/resume/index.cfm
"Bay Area Library & Information System (BALIS), a regional library agency serving public libraries in Alameda, Contra Costa and San Francisco Counties, is the organization responsible for JobStar.  Project Director & Webmaster: Mary-Ellen Mort, M. L. S."  Although specifically for the Bay Area of California, JobStar provides many useful links for career advice, online career tests, resume writing, and researching companies.

 

www.rileyguide.com/
The Riley Guide is here to guide you through the many online sites and services that are useful for your job search.  Margaret F. Dikel, a recognized expert on Internet job hunting, is author of The Riley Guide.


EMPLOYMENT
 
http://philadelphia.craigslist.org
craigslist provides local classifieds and forums for jobs, housing, for sale, personals, services, local community, and events. Please be aware that although craigslist provides legitimate job postings, there are also unscrupulous posters placing fradulent ads. Refer to the FTC warning before submitting any personal information, and never volunteer social security numbers and bank or credit card information when responding to a post.
 
http://www.indeed.com/ 

Search for jobs and post resumes.

 

http://www.monster.com
Monster.com offers job search, career and resume tips.

 

https://www.careerbuilder.com/jobs-in-philadelphia,pa?

Philadelphia Inquirer Career Builder. Online classified ads.  Search and apply for employment. Post resumes.


http://www.salary.com
"Salary.com offers career information and Salary Wizard, a proprietary compensation database, which contains salary information on thousands of job titles.  The Salary Wizard calculates salaries based on job title and geographic location."


http://www.bls.gov/oco/
Occupational Outlook Handbook, current edition?Job descriptions and projections, educational requirements and salary ranges.

 
CLOTHING ASSISTANCE

http://careerwardrobe.org/ 

Career Wardrobe clients are seen by referrals from our Open Access program or through one of our Referral Partner agencies. More information about our membership programs can be found here.


http://wingsforsuccess.org
"Wings’ clients are referred by more than 50 social service agencies throughout Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia Counties.  Wings partners with these agencies by providing the final step, or finishing touch, in the employment process."
 
SUPPORT GROUPS
 
Montgomery County  - Joseph’s People
Joseph’s People is a nondenominational organization dedicated to helping you in all the areas of your life affected by job loss. Provides networking opportunities and job leads, counseling, and emotional support for displaced workers.
St. Maria Goretti Parish 1601 Derstine Rd, Hatfield – Hatfield Joseph's People Chapter Meeting
Parish Center Library 1st Thursday of each month @ 7:30pm Leaders: Nancy  Boak
Contact: 610 -873-7117 Email: nancyboak@josephspeople.org
 
http://www.meetup.com/Philadelphia-Area-Great-Careers-Group/events/37852792/
"The goal of a Career Success Group is to provide a supportive environment where members can get ideas, direction, support, solve problems and learn skills to improve their job search and career."
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If you wish to take one of the certification tests, you must notify Donna Romano three weeks before the payment deadline.

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LSB to Host THE MONTGOMERY COUNTY PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION April CLE Seminar

April 19, 2017, 6:00 p.m.

Lansdale School of Business

400 Franklin Avenue, Franklin Commons

Phoenixville, PA  19460


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