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View Resource MonsterTrak

A national database for recruiting college students and alumni for full-time and part-time, professional and non- professional job vacancies. The company has formed partnerships with college career centers nationwide and is used by over 150,000 employers.

http://college.monster.com/
View Resource How to Conduct an Effective Job Search

This step-by-step guide from JOBTRACK (discussed in the June 30, 1995 Scout Report), leads the most tentative job seeker through the six necessary parts to an effective job search. Starting with "Self-Assessment" and ending with "Obtain Offer and Continue to Develop Your Career Action Plan," this comprehensive guide includes links to other JOBTRACK articles and extensive resources on resumes and...

http://college.monster.com/?wt.mc_n=monstertrak
View Resource Careers in Ecology: for High School Students

The Ecological Society of America has recently published two brochures on careers in ecology. Targeting high school and undergraduate students, respectively, the brochures (.pdf format) describe the different fields of ecology and suggest ways of making steps towards becoming a professional ecologist.

http://www.esa.org/esa/education-and-diversity/info-for-high...
View Resource Careers in Ecology: for Undergraduate Students

The Ecological Society of America has recently published two brochures on careers in ecology. Targeting high school and undergraduate students, respectively, the brochures (.pdf format) describe the different fields of ecology and suggest ways of making steps towards becoming a professional ecologist.

https://www.esa.org/esa/careers-and-certification/explore-ec...
View Resource The Junior Engineering Technical Society: Explore Engineering

The Junior Engineering Technical Society (JETS) has a relatively large Web site. This site has a variety of online motivational brochures that describe most engineering disciplines and the job roles of different types of engineers.

http://www.jets.org/explore/
View Resource Office of Science Education: LifeWorks: Explore Health and Medical Science Careers

The National Institutes of Health Office of Science Education presents LifeWorks, an online guide to exploring careers in the health and medical sciences. LifeWorks offers a number of features such as Career Finder -- a searchable database of over 100 career descriptions. Details include required education and average salary. The site also features interviews with people working in the health and...

http://nihlifeworks.org/feature/index.htm
View Resource Khan Academy: Career Profiles Screenshot

Khan Academy is well known for its instructional videos in mathematics and science. Recently, the organization also launched this video series about careers as part of its College, Careers, and More section. This series, which is designed for both students who are exploring their first career as well as for those who are considering a career change, features interviews with a wide variety of...

https://www.khanacademy.org/college-careers-more/career-cont...
View Resource The Muse Screenshot

The Muse is a free job hunting service. But it's also much more than that. Since its inception in 2012, the Muse has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Mashable, CNN, Bloomberg Television, PBS, and other media outlets. What makes the Muse fresh and interesting? On the website, readers can browse over 2,500 open jobs at companies like Facebook, Zappos, Petplus, and many others. However, the...

https://www.themuse.com/
View Resource Mid-State Technical College: Career Coach Screenshot

For educators, counselors, parents, and students, Mid-State Technical College's Career Coach provides a welcome resource. Designed to help high school and college students clarify their future educational and career goals, the two-minute testimonial video is a great place to start and helps explain how Career Coach works. From there, the site can be explored in four simple ways: job hunters can...

https://mstc.emsicareercoach.com/