SLS 1301 Career Explorations: Getting Started

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Useful Websites

America's Career InfoNet

Tools to help job seekers, students, business and career professionals. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Bureau of Labor Statistics

The principal Federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy.

Dictionary of Occupational Titles

Detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, professionals, students, and researchers.

Wet Feet

Advice, research, and inspiration you need to plan and achieve a successful career.

What Can I Do With This Major?

Outline of common career areas, typical employers, and career strategies for a wide range of college majors .

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