Internet Resources

Nace Job Choices 2013

Salary Tools

Interviewing Tips

Job Banks

Employment Trends and Career Information

Diversity & Special Populations

Internships

 

 

Job Choices 2013

Salary Tools

  • Reality Check - Texas Reality Check
  • Salary.com
  • City-data.com
  • Salary Wizard Tool
  • The Bureau of Labor Statistics
    The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics. The BLS is an independent national statistical agency that collects, processes, analyzes, and disseminates essential statistical data to the American public, the U.S. Congress, other Federal agencies, State and local governments, business, and labor.

 

Interviewing Tips

  • Closing the Interview
    Regardless of your style or how you choose to close the interview this website will give you some key points to keep in mind.
  • America's Career InfoNet
    America's Career InfoNet is a resource for making informed career
    decisions to support a demand-driven workforce investment system.
  • Economic Research Institute (ERI)
    ERI provides over 10,000 organizations with compensation information, including: salary survey analyses, geographic salary survey differentials, wage survey data, executive compensation survey information, cost-of-living survey comparisons, prevailing wage studies, and compensation and benefits training.
  • Wall Street Journal
    A look at the issues as the global economy changes companies' views about diversity.
  • Glassdoor.com
    Salaries, Ratings, and Reviews posted anonymously by employees.  See what we have for your company or job title...
  • Virtual Interview from Porot.com - Manage Your Career
    The hiring interview is the culmination of all the effort and time you have invested in your job hunt. It requires preparation, skill and strategy.

 

Job Banks

Employment Trends and Career Information

 

Diversity & Special Populations

Veterans

  • Career Command Post: A great resource for those making the transition from military to civilian life.
  • Careers in National Defense: Department of Defense (DoD) opportunities for veterans, transition assistance program, rights and privileges.
  • G.I. Jobs: Search jobs, education opportunities, transition checklist, job fair calendar, civilian career guide for military job-seekers.
  • Military.com: The largest military veteran job board in the world
  • MilitaryHire.com: Hiring network where formal military personnel can seek careers and utilize their professional skills.
  • Texas Veterans Commission: The Texas Veterans Commission provides services through agency programs of claims assistance, employment services and education that will significantly improve the quality of life of Texas veterans and their families.
  • The Riley Guide: Comprehensive web site for job search tips and resources for vets.
  • Troops to Teachers: U.S. Department of Education and Department of Defense program that helps eligible military personnel begin a new career as teachers in public schools where their skills, knowledge and experience are most needed.
  • Vet Central: JobCentral National Labor Exchange is provided by leading U.S. employers in alliance with the National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) as a public service. Resources include employment, career tools, self-help resources, and more.
  • VetJobs: Leading Internet niche job board for reaching military veterans currently in the work force, active duty military personnel who transition each year into the work force, members of the National Guard who return to the US each year from extended deployment, and their family members.
  • Veterans' Employment & Training Service (VETS): U.S. Department of Labor web site. Provides resources and expertise to assist veterans obtain meaningful careers, maximize their employment opportunities and protect their employment rights
  • Veteran's Information Guide: From the U.S. Office of Personnel Management, this site has resources for Civil Service Employment and Veterans.

African American

  • Black Collegian Online
    A career site that provides information on career resources for Black collegians. Job search strategies, graduate school opportunities, career and industry reports are abundantly explored.
  • Blackworld
    An internet directory for varying information, including a career center.
  • National Black MBA Association
    A web site dedicated to economic and intellectual wealth.  Includes information on employment networks.
  • National Society of Black Engineers
    An organizational web site with job and scholarship postings.

Asian

 

People with Disabilities

  • Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities - COSD: COSD’s mission is to assist college students or a recent graduates with a disability, to have the tools and the knowledge to a have a career of their choice.
  • Deafjobnet.com
  • Disability Resources Monthly
    A "wonderfully well-organized site ... for cutting through the morass of disability-related material on the Web" -- Encyclopedia Britannica Internet Guide.
  • DO-IT (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking,   and Technology)
    A resource and support program focusing on “Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology.”
  • Employment and Rehabilitation Programs
    A site whose mission is to promote the employment of Social Security beneficiaries with disabilities by designing policies that make work pay, promoting research and program innovation, educating the public about programs and services that facilitate entry into the workforce, and partnering with other public and private groups to remove employment barriers for people with disabilities.
  • Entry Point - Entry Point is the signature program of the AAAS Project on Science, Technology, and Disability
  • Equal Opportunity Publications
    Since 1968, Equal Opportunity Publications, Inc. (EOP) has led the way in diversity recruitment with a portfolio of seven national career magazines, a diversity website, online job board, and Career Expos for women, members of minority groups, and people with disabilities.
  • Gettinghired.com - Careers & Community for Talented People with Disabilities
  • The International Dyslexia Association
    A web site that addresses the concerns of dyslexic college students and provides resources.
  • Job Accommodation Network
    This website is full of contact information, current events, documents, and feedback.
  • Lime Connect -“Lime offers excellent resources for students with disabilities. They provide scholarships and fellowships and the Lime Network offers professional development webinars and notification of internship and full time career opportunities.  Their partners include Google, Bank of America, Target, Goldman Sachs, PepsiCo, and more.”
  • The National Business & Disability Council
    A site for employers to search for prospective employees with disabilities.  You can post your resume through the site or search the nationwide database for jobs.

 

Diversity

 

LGBTQ

 

Hispanic

 

Native American

 

Women

  • Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
    An organization site that offers career guidance and professional development opportunities.
  • The Association for Women in Computing (AWC)
    An organizational site that is dedicated to the advancement of women in technology fields.
  • Women in Technology International (WITI)
    An organizational site dedicated to providing women in technology inspiration, education, conferences, on-line services, publications and a worldwide network of resources.
  • WomenJobSearch.net
    Provides an online job search for women and still covers important topics such as: the different types of cover letters, building a strong job search chain, and tips to making a successful career change.

 

Internships


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