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Career Research

Research career, job and employment options in a variety of industries and locations. Career research tools for career changers, as well as those just starting to explore career options.

Job Descriptions
Review job descriptions to research career options, to help choose a career field, to prepare for interviewing, and to get the inside scoop on a wide variety of careers.

List of Types of Jobs
List of different types of jobs, including career information, education and experience requirements, salary information, job listings and how to get hired.

Bureau of Labor Statistics
Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) - The Bureau of Labor Statistics provides labor, unemployment, economics and related facts and statistics.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Start your career research with the Occupational Outlook Handbook. It describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.

Career Briefs
Are you looking for information on a career choice? These career briefs, from About.com's Career Planning Guide, provide job descriptions, salary information, and outlooks for a variety of careers.

Career Interviews
Video interviews with career professionals in a variety of fields.

Tuning Up Your Career
How to position your self for a successful career change.

America's CareerInfo Net
An excellent career research site, including the employment outlook, career and job descriptions, training information, and wages for various occupations.

Career Project
An interactive career research database that helps job seekers get an uncensored look at thousands of real job profiles through the eyes of the people who work at them.

Employer videos, video resumes, interviewing, salary, and career advice videos.

O*Net Online
Search for occupations that use your skills, plus view snapshots and details of occupations.

Research careers, companies and industries. Plus get inside information on the message boards.

Career research and employer information for many different professional areas, industries and companies.

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