meetings in offices, with computers, projectors, a doctor and mechanic

Resources

Work Ethic Assessment form (PDF)

Topics Resources Address
Apprenticeships

Iowa Registered Apprenticeships

http://www.iowaworkforce.org/apprenticeship

 

Office of Apprenticeship Training, Employer & Labor Services

http://www.doleta.gov/oa

  Riley Guide

http://www.rileyguide.com (Select A-Z Index, select Apprenticeships)

Assessments America's Career InfoNet

http://www.acinet.org (Select the Skills Profiler, Testing & Assessment or the Career Resource Library  followed by Career Assessment)

  Career One Stop

http://www.careeronestop.org (Select Testing & Assessment under Find It By Topic)

  I Have A Plan

http://www.ihaveaplaniowa.org

 

ONET

http://www.onetcenter.org/tools.html

 

Riley Guide

http://www.rileyguide.com  (Select A-Z, select Assessment)

 

World of Work Map

http://www.act.org/wwm

Career Information

Work Keys

http://www.act.org/workkeys  (Select Assessments)

 

America's Career InfoNet

http://www.acinet.org

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics

http://www.bls.gov  (Select Occupations)
 

Iowa Job Outlook (printed & electronic)

http://www.iowaworkforce.org  (Select Labor Market Information, select Occupational Projections)

 

Iowa Workforce Information
Network (IWIN)

http://www.iowaworkforce.org/

 

Occupational Outlook Handbook

http://www.bls.gov/oco/

 

O*Net

http://www.online.onetcenter.org

 

Riley Guide

http://www.rileyguide.com

 

World of Work Map

http://www.act.org/wwm

Child Labor

Dept of Labor, Wage & Hour Division

http://www.dol.gov/dol/topic/youthlabor/index.htm

 

Iowa's Child Labor Laws

http://www.iowaworkforce.org/labor/childlabor.htm

Directories of Job Websites

America's Career InfoNet

http://www.acinet.org  (Select Career Resource Library, look under Job and Resume Banks)

 

Job Hunt

http://www.job-hunt.org

Discrimination

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

http://www.eeoc.gov

 

U.S. Dept. of Labor

http://www.dol.gov  (Under the A-Z Index, Select Discrimination)

Diversity

Monster.com's Diversity Pages

http://diversity.monster.com

Dress for Success

Dress for Success

http://www.dressforsuccess.com

Economic Trends

Iowa Trends

http://www.iowaworkforce.org/trends

Education and Training

America's Career InfoNet

http://www.acinet.org

 

Career One Stop

http://www.careeronestop.org (Select Training& Education)

 

Community Colleges

http://www.eicc.edu  (Substitute for “eicc” the correct abbreviation for the college you wish to visit)

Employability Skills

ACT's World of Work Mat

http://www.act.org/wwm

 

America's Career InfoNet

http://www.acinet.org  (Select Occupation Information)

 

Career One Stop

http://www.careeronestop.org (Select Skills Center)

 

GED Website

http://www.gedtest.org

 

GED Practice Tests

http://steckvaughn.harcourtachieve.com/en-US/gedpractice

 

O*Net

http://online.onetcenter.org

Employer Research

America's Career InfoNet

http://www.acinet.org  (Select Employer Locator)

Entrepreneurship

America's Career InfoNet

http://www.acinet.org  (Select Career Resource Library, then Employment Options)

 

Career One Stop

http://www.careeronestop.org  (Select Business Center)
 

Entrepreneur.com

http://www.entrepreneur.com

 

Iowa Dept of Economic Development

http://www.iowa.gov/For_Businesses

 

University of Iowa Entrepreneurial Center

http://www.iowajpec.org

Equal Employment

Iowa Dept. of Human Rights

http://www.state.ia.us/dhr/

Fastest-Growing Jobs

America's Career InfoNet

http://www.acinet.org (Select Occupation Information, Select Fastest Growing)

Industry Trends

Iowa Industry Trends

http://iwin.iwd.state.ia.us  (Select Industries)

Internships

Employment Spot

http://www.employmentspot.com

 

Intern Jobs

http://internjobs.com

 

Internship Programs

http://www.internshipprograms.com

 

Student Internships

http://www.asme.org/students/internships.html

Interviewing

America's Career InfoNet

http://www.acinet.org  (Select Career Resource Library, then Job Search)

Job Outlook

America's Career InfoNet

http://www.acinet.org  (Select Occupation Information)

 

Occupational Outlook Handbook

http://www.bls.gov/oco/

Resume Writing (Also see resources under Job Banks)

Resume Maker

http://www.resumemaker.com/samples/samples.jsp

     

List of resources was prepared by Charlotte Rashid.