Do You Need Help Finding a Job or Reinventing Your Career?
|Area Where I Need Help||Solutions|
|I need help with computer skills.||http://www.gcflearnfree.org/computer/topic.aspx?id=140|
|I need help with grammar and spelling.||http://grammar.quickanddirtytips.com|
|I want to take understand personality assessment that gives a basic idea of personality type.||http://www.humanmetrics.com/#Jung, Myers–Briggs(free site, but not as accurate as the actual Myers–Briggs test)Read my daughter’s (Toni Rothpletz) and my book The Young Adult’s Guide to Understanding Personality.
Monster.com and CareerPath.com have a personality quiz
|I need help getting connected to people to start networking.||LinkedIn.comFacebook.comMySpace.comNaymz.com
|I need help finding jobs, learning to write résumés, and general career advice.||Monster.comCareerbuilder.comjobs.aol.comRead the book What Color is Your Parachute, by Richard Bolles
Check out the Bureau of Labor Statistics
Talk to your school counselor
|I need help paying for education.||Staffordloan.comCollegeboard.comFafsa.ed.govTuitionpay.com
Read my book The Online Student’s User Manual, which is also helpful for all online student questions other than financial.
|I need help with diet and exercise information.||sparkpeople.combodyforlife.comfitday.comdietfacts.com|
|I need help with optimism and happiness.||Read The Art of Happiness,by the Dalai LamaRead The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, by Stephen Covey|
|I am getting older and need career advice for my age group.||aarp.org/money/workCareermaze.comhttp://assets.aarp.org/rgcenter/econ/workers_fifty_plus.pdf|
|I need help to avoid work-at-home scams.||Read my articleInvestopedia.com/articles/pf/09/work-at-home-scam.asp?&Viewed=1|
|I need some other suggested reading to help me reinvent myself.||Read Career Renegade, byJonathan FieldsRead Reinventing Yourself, bySteve Chandler|
|I need help with information about expected salaries.||Salary.comIndeed.com salary toolNew York Times Salary ToolsGlassdoor.com
|I need help keeping track of my job search progress.||Myprogress.comWorksolver.comExecrelate.com|
|I need help researching companies for interviews.||Google.comExecrelate.comCareerTV.com|
|I need help finding out about good places to work.||http://www.aarp.org/money/work/best_employers/http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/