Career Resources

Career Resources


Recommended resources for career information:

Bridges is North America's leading provider of career information services, training, and self-directed career and educational planning tools. Bridges serves the career development needs of millions of students and adults seeking educational or career planning assistance.

Career Cruising is a comprehensive and interactive career guidance resource that provides the information you need to make the right career choice. It includes in-depth profiles of hundreds of different careers, detailed information on colleges and universities, and something no other resource has: multimedia interviews with real people in every career. What better way to learn about careers than from the people who know them best?

Welcome to the Michigan Career Portal
Smart career decisions start here! Formerly known as the Talent Freeway, this site is a bridge to state and national employment, career, education and training resources.

The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Revised every two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.

Welcome to O*NET OnLine, your window on the world of work. O*NET OnLine is an application that was created for the general public to provide broad access to the O*NET database of occupational information. The O*NET database includes information on skills, abilities, knowledge's, work activities, and interests associated with occupations. Information in O*NET is available for over 950 occupations. Each occupational title and code is based on the most current version (2000) of the Standard Occupational Classification system.

The new web site features My, a custom environment for salary-conscious users; an enhanced Salary Wizard; a suite of interactive tools, the Salary Center, including the Cost-of-Living Wizard, Salary Timer, Millionaire Maker, College Tuition Calculator, and Job Assessor; and tripled sponsorship opportunities.


Amy Maurer

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