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Do you have the skills to get the job that's right for you?

Learn about careers:

America’s CareerInfoNet - Career information with videos, and customized occupational profiles

Berkeley Career Center  - Occupations database from U. of California, Berkeley

Career Voyages - The United States Department of Labor site

Certified Nursing Assistants - Your Resource for CNA Certification, Training & Job Listings

College Board - Career profiles by college major, but still very useful for adults of any age

CT Dept. of Labor Job & Career Connection - Find out what occupations are hot, and more

Federal Jobs Digest - Jobs with the US Government (Use PIN#618623 and PW: Newspaper)

iSEEK - Career database with videos

Job Profiles - Interviews with people who are working in your fields of interest

JobStar Central Guides for Specific Careers - Links to specific web sites for in-depth information

Measure Up – Explore Careers - Career information with interactive activities simulating real job duties - An extensive career database with detailed information, including videos

Occupational Information Network - Comprehensive career database

Occupational Outlook Handbook - Online version of key resource published by the US government

U.S. Nursing Jobs - A Nursing Career Resource with Licensing Info & Job Openings


Career Decision-making:

Job Assessor Tool - Assess your career priorities


Labor Market Trends: (jobs in demand, jobs that will grow)

CareerOneStop - Explores National and state employment trends, includes ‘what’s hot’ lists

CT Dept. of Labor Labor Market Information - Careers in demand in Connecticut - Top ten lists of jobs

Occupational Outlook Handbook - The hiring outlook for each occupation


Career Development: Careers
Career Builder
CT Dept. of Labor
Riley Guide
Wall Street Journal Careers


Wages and Salaries:

Hartford County Occupational Employment and Wages
Quintessential Careers Guide to Salary Negotiation & Job Offers
Salary Negotiations