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Job Resources

DATABASES

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Job Now
Includes Career Resources such as personality and career assessments, resume building tools, and interview coaching.

Job Search & Workplace Skills Learning Center
Use this resource to strengthen your job search, interviewing, and networking skills. Find tips on business writing and learn how to craft the resume that will get you hired.

Learn A Test
Online practice tests for academic, civil service and vocational exams.

WEB LINKS

National

Monster and Hot Jobs
Surf these sites and you'll discover a vast array of employment offers, resources, advice. You can search for positions by metropolitan area, job categories, or key words. There are specialty tools, such as listings of events geared to specific minorities, and a complete career advice section with tips for resume writing, interviewing, relocating, and more.

America's JobBank
Part of U.S. Department of Labor's Career Kit, which includes sister sites America's Career InfoNet, Career OneStop, and America's Service Locator. In addition to hundreds of thousands of job listings, these sites provide information on everything from occupational trends to tips on salary negotiating.

Career Builder
Recent newspapers advertisements from over 200 markets nationwide.

Career Journal
The Wall Street Journal’s executive career site for executives, managers and professionals.

Chronicle of Philanthropy Jobs
Nonprofit job listings from the Chronicle of Philanthropy.

GotResumeBuilder.com
Online resume builder, along with sample resumes and tips for writing and formatting a resume.

The Riley Guide
A comprehensive site of employment listings and information about job hunting on the Internet. Includes occupation specific resources.

USAJOBS
Official job site of the United States federal government.

Local

Connecticut’s Reemployment Portal
Displays occupations with similar characteristics such as knowledge areas, tools and technology, and general work activities of your selected occupation.

Connecticut Department of Labor
Information ranging from job openings and upcoming job fairs to wage and workplace guidelines.

Connecticut Job Bank
Find an employer in Connecticut and apply online
Interview and resume tips, salary guide and links to other websites with information on job searching skills.

Indeed
Provides free access in one search to thousands of jobs and internships from thousands of job boards, newspaper classifieds and company websites.

All County Jobs
Listings of jobs in Fairfield, New Haven, Hartford, and New London Counties.

Hamden Job Resource Center

The Job Resource Center counselor works with clients one-on-one to build their resumes, strengthen interviewing and computer skills and search job markets. The Job Resource Center is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 1:30 to 4:30pm, and is located on the third floor of the Hamden Government Center. To make an appointment call Sue Hutchinson at (203) 287-2647.