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Learn about careers:

MyPlan.com - An extensive career database with detailed information, including videos

America’s CareerInfoNet - Career information with videos, and customized occupational profiles

CT Dept. of Labor Job & Career Connection - Find out what occupations are hot, and more

Certified Nursing Assistants - Your Resource for CNA Certification, Training & Job Listings

Occupational Information Network - Comprehensive career database

iSEEK - Career database with videos

Occupational Outlook Handbook - Online version of key resource published by the US government

Career Voyages - The United States Department of Labor site

JobStar Central Guides for Specific Careers - Links to specific web sites for in-depth information

Berkeley Career Center  - Occupations database from U. of California, Berkeley

Career Wizard - Wizards and calculators designed to guide job seekers

Job Profiles - Interviews with people who are working in your fields of interest

Measure Up – Explore Careers - Career information with interactive activities simulating real job duties

Unixl Directory of Careers - Directory of career information with useful links to more specific career fields

U.S. Nursing Jobs - A Nursing Career Resource with Licensing Info & Job Openings

College Board - Career profiles by college major, but still very useful for adults of any age

Career Decision-making:

Personal Career Map - Create a path to your end goal

Job Assessor Tool - Assess your career priorities

Labor Market Trends: (jobs in demand, jobs that will grow)

CT Dept. of Labor Labor Market Information - Careers in demand in Connecticut

CareerOneStop
- Explores National and state employment trends, includes ‘what’s hot’ lists

Occupational Outlook Handbook - The hiring outlook for each occupation

MyPlan.com - Top ten lists of jobs

Career Development:

Career Builder
Monster

iSEEK

MyPlan

Wall Street Journal Careers

CT Dept. of Labor
CareerOneStop.org

About.com Careers
Riley Guide

Wages and Salaries:

Salary Negotiations
Hartford County Occupational Employment and Wages
Salary.com

Quintessential Careers Guide to Salary Negotiation & Job Offers

SalaryExpert.com