Resources: Career Management and Assessments

(SEE our workbook, Career-Map© for a full list) – Expert resume writing services and terrific resources from Recruiter and Author Joe Turner, “The Job Search Guy.” Joe’s company is a new alliance partner and we are delighted with the expertise he brings to the table. – Expert resume writing services for executives and professionals — Louise Kursmark will help you clearly communicating your value and providing a competitive edge in your job search. Louise has created some of the BEST resumes I’ve ever seen, so be sure to tell her “Mickey” sent you! – One of the largest job boards, America’s Job Bank is the resulting effort of the US Department of Labor, all 50 states’ employment offices and the private sector. (Motivational Appraisal of Personal Potential) – A world-class assessment that reveals your natural motivations and talent for work. -Archived jobs from over 300 major newspapers’ employment sections.

Bureau of Labor Statistics – National and regional employment statistics, occupational outlook, demographics and consumer spending indexes

CareerAdvice – Advice on career options, and useful tips in finding the right job for a great career growth.

CareerBuilder – A very large database of jobs which can be accessed through flexible, detailed search criteria, this site is great for generating a lot of job leads. – Excellent resource for searching job titles as well as the entire descriptions. Keyword searching is excellent and the job matching accuracy is 100%. The returned jobs are dated and offer salary ranges. – An excellent resource put out by the Wall Street Journal that targets primarily management professionals – Online employment magazine

Employment Guide – Easy to navigate and offers good job search criteria. Able to search multiple locations at one time. – A database of employment classified ads from local newspapers that can be searched geographically or by newspaper name.

Flipdog – Flipdog is a powerful web crawler that sources jobs directly from over 58,000 employer websites – The majority of jobs available are from companies hiring directly allowing you to sidestep the recruiting firms.

JamminJobs JobSearch Engine – Thousands of jobs in nearly every career category available, plus excellent resources.

Job Application Forms Find printable job application forms for many popular companies along with help on how to complete them. – “The Best Job Search Site on the Internet” — offers a free resume review.