Developing Your Job Search Skills.

Career Transition Institute

Job Search Resources

These websites are helpful to those who are thinking about changing careers, and keeping current with career strategy:

Career Search
CityTownInfo.com career directory presents information on hundreds of employment categories and thousands of schools, to help people find and pursue careers of interest to them. Explore careers, salaries, job searching, resumes and interviews, education and training, news and more.
http://www.citytowninfo.com/ 

WetFeet
A good site for exploring some fields of work, explains the skills needed and the kind of
people who enjoy the work. Contains some interviews with people who are doing the work,
and what their days are like.
http://www.wetfeet.com/

Job Hunters Bible
From the What Color Is Your Parachute? people. Tests, advice, and much information to supplement the award winning book.
http://www.jobhuntersbible.com/

CareerBuilder
Strategies, job info, listings.
http://www.careerbuilder.com/

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Large Government Site, tons of info.
http://www.bls.gov/oco/

Cover-Letters.com
Letters to use in the job search, some free examples.
http://www.cover-letters.com/

The Riley Guide
Preparation, resumes, targeting & researching employers, more.
http://www.rileyguide.com/

Ohio Careers Resource Center
Specializing in the Information Technology, Engineering and other Technical Industries.
Site contains a FREE resume database for job seekers and numerous resources for employers as well.
http://www.ohiocareers.com/

Networking Links
Links to organizations which offer networking opportunities in Columbus:

Professional Imagery, LLC
Shelley Menduni, Executive Consultant & Corporate Trainer
http://www.professionalimagery.com/

The Ohio Referral Network (TORN)
http://www.meetup.com/Ohio-Referral-Network/

ExecuNet of Central Ohio/FranNet
Barney Greenbaum (614) 882-7777
Meetings held last Wednesday of each month from 7:30AM – 10:00AM at Right Management Offices, 445 Hutchinson Ave., Suite 600, Columbus, OH 43235
http://www.frannet.com

Breakfast with Business First & Other Events
Columbus Business First
http://www.bizjournals.com/columbus/calendar

Business After Hours
Columbus Chamber of Commerce
http://www.columbus.org/ (select Members/Networking)

Job Listings Websites

Careerjet is an employment search engine:
http://www.careerjet.com/

Execunet:
http://www.execunet.com/

Monster:
http://www.monster.com/

Flipdog:
http://www.flipdog.com/

Career Journal (Wall Street Journal):
http://online.wsj.com/careers

Columbus Career Board:
http://www.columbus.careerboard.com/

Ohio Means Jobs:

http://ohiomeansjobs.com/omj/

Ohio.gov Ohio government job postings for all departments:
http://careers.ohio.gov/

Franklin County job postings for all departments:
http://www.co.franklin.oh.us/fc/

Columbus Business Calendar.org
The Columbus Business Calendar is for the business community of Columbus and Central Ohio to foster relationships and ultimately, growth in the region. We believe that
professional societies and organizations, along with commercial events, provide the
knowledge base and networking opportunities for business folks that helps all regional businesses develop into better national and international competitors.
http://www.columbus.businesscalendar.org/

Columbus Supersite
” See what others already know about the FASTEST GROWING metropolitan area in the Midwest!” – Columbus Chamber of Commerce
http://www.columbus.org/