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  U.S. Department of Labor Websites

  • Career One Stop
    Career exploration, assessments, job preparation, training, and jobs. Sponsored by the U. S. Department of Labor.
  • Get My Future
    Helps you identify your career and educational goals.  Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
  • My Skills My Future
    Based on your current job, matches you with corresponding jobs that require the same skills.  Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
  • My Next Move
    Helps you explore careers.  Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
  • O*NET
    Comprehensive source of details about various occupations with descriptors such as skills, abilities, knowledge, tasks and experience levels as well as skills assessment tool.  Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
  • O*NET Resource Center
    Provides access to occupational information in the O*NET database.  Under “products” are assessments.  Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook
    Site that helps you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations.  Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics
    Site provides press releases, regional data, and other information about salary and compensation information.  Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
  • U. S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration
    Information about jobs, programs, grants, unemployment insurance, and valuable job information.  Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.

    Georgia Department of Labor Website

  • Georgia Department of Labor
    Lists Georgia career centers, jobs, information for job seekers, and unemployment benefit eligibility.

    Disability Job Accommodations

  •  Job Accomodation Network (JAN’s) Searchable Online Accommodation Resource (SOAR)
    Site lets you explore various accommodation options for people with disabilities in work and educational settings.  The site is a service of the Office of Disability Employment Policy, U. S. Department of Labor.

U.S. Government Jobs

  • U.S. Government Jobs
    Site to apply for jobs within the U.S. government that is sponsored by the United States Office of Personnel Management.

U.S. Small Business Administration

  • U.S. Small Business Administration
    Site offers information about starting and owning your own business includings links to local offices and resources in your location.

SCORE

  • SCORE
    Site offers free and confidential small business advice for entrepreneurs and small businesses and is a nonprofit resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

Resources for 50+ Workers

  • AARP
    Resources and websites hiring workers over 50.

Hispanic Job Seekers Website

  • SALUDOS.com
    Site specializing in joining Hispanic bilingual professionals with companies looking for diversity in the workplace.

Jobs in Higher Education

Jobs in Nonprofit Organizations

  •  Work for Good
    This site lists jobs in nonprofit organizations.

Professional Association Career Development Website

Salaries and Company Reviews

  • Glassdoor.com
    Site identifies salaries, provides reviews of companies, and lists job openings.

Job Posting Website

  •  Indeed.com
    Website aggregator that lists job openings from a variety of other websites.  Allows you to request jobs that interest you be sent to your email inbox on a daily basis.

Employee Abuse/Workplace Bullying

  • Employee Abuse in the Workplace
    Article written by Terry L. Wynne published by the Amercian Counseling Association in Vistas:  Compelling Perspectives in Counseling 2005.
  • Workplace Bullying Institute
    Workplace Bullying Institute (WBI) is the first and only U.S. organization dedicated to the eradication of workplace bullying that combines help for individuals, research, books, public education, training for professionals-unions-employers, legislative advocacy, and consulting solutions for organizations.  Sponsored by Dr. Gary Namie and Dr. Ruth Namie.
  • Healthy Workplace Bill
    Website of the national grassroots legislative movement to enact the anti-bullying Healthy Workplace Bill.   Movement is based on a volunteer network of citizen activists working in many states to pass the bill into law.  Sponsored by Dr. Gary Namie.

Academic Common Market

  • Academic Common Market
    Site describes how students can pursue out-of-state college degrees at in-state tuition rates, through agreements among the states and colleges and universities.  Under FAQs, scroll to “What if my state is not a member of SREB?” to read  nationwide options for your state.   Sponsored by the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB).

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

  • CLEP
    Site describes how to earn college credit for what you already know by getting qualifying scores on various examinations.   Sponsored by the College Board.

American Council on Education College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE)

  • ACE
    Site describes ACE national guide to college credit for workforce training and contains ACE credit recommendations for formal courses or examinations offered by various organzations.

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