Career Exploration

Exploring different careers is crucial when developing your future plans. The resources below offer insight into different professions within the world of work.

What Can I Do With This Major?:  Explore different majors and careers. Learn about strategies to make you a marketable candidate.

Occupational Outlook Handbook: Source for career information regarding potential earnings data, expected job prospects, and education requirements.

O*NET: Explore the skills, education, and employment trends of over 1,000 different occupations. O*NET is sponsored by the  Employment & Training Administration and The U.S. Department of Labor.

CareerBliss: Information hub for job seekers, recruiters, and employers. Cover topics including tips and trends of the current workforce.

Undercover Recruiter: Career blog covering social networking, career management, personal branding strategies, and job search strategies.

Glassdoor: Offers inside look at organizations through company reviews, salary reports,and personal interview experiences. All information is shared by employees who currently work at the company.

The Career Project: Interactive site that allows you an uncensored look into thousands of careers through the experiences of individuals within professional field.

Buzzfile: Identify and research potential employers using Buzzfile’s database of 18 million companies. Users are able to build and save past searches for future reference.