Jobs & Careers

A guide for job seekers and anyone exploring a new career, or updating and learning new skills. Includes resources for creating resumes, cover letters and practicing interviewing skills.

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Websites

Marin Employment Connection Career Resource Center
Offering the tools and services needed to achieve personal and professional success, the MEC is a public and private partnership powered by the Workforce Alliance of the North Bay (WANB) under the auspices of the Marin County Department of Health & Human Services. 

Caljobs
Your online resource for jobs, resumés, and labor information in California

CareerBuilder
One of the largest job boards, providing job listings directly from employers and local newspapers, resume posting, and career advice and resources

Grow with Google
Grow with Google aims to help everyone across access the best of Google’s training and tools to grow their skills, careers, and businesses.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics site featuring career profiles, including job descriptions, working conditions, training needed, earnings, and prospects

US.jobs
Access to a database of more than a million unique, verified positions from nationwide employers

 

Apps we recommend

CityHour
Syncs with your LinkedIn profile to find industry professionals open to schedule in-person meetings. You can quickly connect and schedule a meeting with anyone within a 50-mile radius.

JobAware
This highly-rated iOS job-search app allows you to sync all web and app job-search activity, integrating with LinkedIn. You can track search progress, compare jobs in different cities and check specific companies for jobs and salaries.

ZipRecruiter Jobs
Streamlines the process by aggregating listings from more than 100 different job boards. Upload a résumé to easily apply for jobs on the go or bookmark them for application later on a home computer and set custom alerts for new postings.

 

Books

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331s / Career Development & 650s / Job Hunting

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Last Revised on
September 2017