There’s so much information out there! It can be time consuming to sort through it all, until you find what you really need. As we work together, I’ll try to save you some time by referencing those resources that are most useful, depending upon your specific needs and where you are in the career process. Please feel free to surf through the information below.
Please note: FCC makes no recommendations or representations on behalf of the resources listed. We recognize that some links may change and extend our regrets for any that may have changed since this list was created.
Articles of Interest
- 20-Somethings: Launching into a Career and Life…in Their Own Time
- How Does Your Personality Style Affect a Good Career Fit?
- Business School Can Further Your Career. But to Get in You May Have to Take and E.Q. Test (Emotional Quotient).
- How to Deal with A Gap in Your Employment History #ResumeGap
- Tips for women to re-enter the workforce #WomenBack-to-Work
- Top Jobs for Adults with ADHD #ADHDCareers
- Getting back to work after being out of work #CareerTransition
- Could you have ADHD or executive functioning problems?#ADHDExecutiveFunctioningSkillsOrganizing
- Hope to Cope With Stress at Work
General Career Information
(Wall Street Journal’s career site)
(Wall Street Journal’s site on college-related and job issues)
(U.S. News & World Report career site)
(Crain’s Chicago Business, select Job Front)
(Internet Public Library)
(Occupational Outlook: U.S. Dept. of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Government Resource Sites
Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES); Illinois labor market information
(Illinois Employment Training Center)
(Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Staffing Firms, Recruiters, Headhunters
Students & Parents – Useful Sites
(Information on colleges, scholarships and more):
(Coalition of organizations supporting job shadowing experiences)
(The Wall Street Journal on college-related issues)
(Information on colleges and universities across the U.S.)
Career Exploration Sites
(Construction Industry Service Organization)
(International summer community service internships & language immersion options)
New Grad Job Sites
General Job Sites
(State of Illinois Job Opportunities)
(Federal Government’s Official Job Site)
(America’s Job Bank)
(Find out in your “own language” how much money you need to live on – for things such as housing, clothing, transportation, gas – and what different careers pay.)
Careers in Computer Technology
Technical Job Sites
Healthcare Job Sites
Entry-Level Job Sites
Academic Job Sites
(Corporate Equality Index)
(National Association for Female Executives)
(National Network for Women’s Employment)
(Wider Opportunities for Women)
(Vital Aging Network)
Do you know someone who’s in career transition or thinking about it? Please recommend this site.
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