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providertemplate General Career Planning and Job Search Resources

There are many large and comprehensive websites that provide career planning information, advice, useful links, and job search strategies.  All have databases with thousands of jobs.  It is certainly useful and worthwhile visiting them, but the search can get frustrating ... and they do not cover all fields well, including many animal-related fields.

Career Thoughts:  Get your career off to the right start with career advice.  From resume and cover letter tips to interview advice and networking pointers, this website has everything you need to find the right career for you.

JobHuntersBible.com: Job Hunting Online --brought to you by the famous What Color is My Parachute author. Loads of stuff on job searching, interviewing, resumes ... and thousands of job listings.

The Riley Guide: Employment Opportunities and Job Resources on the Internet. -- another very helpful and comprehensive site pertaining to all aspects of job hunting ... one of the best

 ... other major career & job websites

Idealist Home:  --an extensive listing of jobs and internships in the non-profit sector, including organizations involved with a variety of animal-related activities and issues

FlipDog.com:  Set up an automated JobHunter and search for your dream job while you sleep!

AnimalConcerns.org:  find a job or internship related to animal welfare

Jobwire -- Job Search:  very large career planning and  job search site from the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).  

Welcome to CareerMosaic:  huge & frequently recommended career planning and job search site.  International job search too.

CareerBuilder.com:  (excerpt) " ...provides one-stop shopping for the Web's largest number of the most current jobs listings.  The listings come from two sources: they're pulled from the Help Wanted ads of the nation's leading newspapers, and from the Web sites of  leading employers. "

Monster.com:  Monster Board.  Another huge career planning and job search resource --.. search for jobs by
category and by location (state & city).

Yahoo! Business and Economy:Employment:Jobs -- of course!

Career One Stop  -- another big one

JobsWeb - College Resources - Career Office Home Pages: US Northern Colleges & Universities -- potentially useful links to career development offices.  Possibility of checking colleges' job opening lists in different areas of the country.

Jobtarget - Job search, career resources, and support for job seekers.

Last modified August 16 2013 04:07 PM

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