Career Resources

You may find the following online resources convenient and helpful as you explore your career interests. This list includes information on career assessments, employment data and job outlook, specific careers and educational requirements, and resources to assist you with developing your resume, creating a cover letter, and improving your interview skills.

CAREER EXPLORATION

CAREER ASSESSMENTS

  • College Foundation of NC (CFNC) – Explores interests, transferrable skills, abilities, and work values to identify career options.
  • Humanmetrics – Identifies areas of one’s lifestyle and determines how they relate to specific career fields.   
  • Keirsey Temperament Sorter  Classifies temperament types and their connection to careers of interest.
  • My Next Move  Provides career information including work demands, educational requirements, and job outlook.
  • Personality Type.com – Unlocks personality “types” to gain insight into one’s preferences.

EMPLOYMENT DATA/OPPORTUNITIES

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

  • America’s Career InfoNet – Review information on occupations and industries, self-assessments, salary, and outlook.
  • O*NET  Provides detailed descriptions of more than 1,000 jobs.
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook – Identifies information on salaries, education and training, outlook, and employment resources. 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITES FOR SPECIAL POPULATIONS

Veterans

Workers with Disabilities

Health Careers

ASSISTANCE WITH RESUMES, COVER LETTERS, AND INTERVIEW SKILLS