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Career Services

 

Undecided about your major? A career? Don't know how to search for that perfect job? We can help! This website contains valuable information, advice, and resources about choosing a major and finding a job.

Meet with Career Counselor LuAnn Coldwell to discuss your career path.  Appointments with LuAnn can be made by calling 440-834-4187 (Burton) or 330-888-6301 (Twinsburg).

Good Resources for Getting Started:

America's Career Info Net Career One Stop http://www.acinet.org
Very accessible information on occupational descriptions, education, job outlook, and salary.

Kent State University Career Resources:

Explore Kent majors and degrees: http://www.kent.edu/gps/index.cfm  

Career Services homepage: http://www.kent.edu/career/index.cfm 
Find out about Career Fairs, search the Job & Internship Board, get help with your Resume, practice Interviewing and get prepared for the Job Search.  This information is also available under your Career Path Tab on Flashline. 

My Plan -- Major and Career Guidance.  Take Interest Inventories.

Other Useful Websites:

https://www.careerzone.ny.gov -- A very good quick and easy way to find occupations from the Holland Self Directed Code.

http://www.keirsey.com/ and http://www.personalitytype.com/career_quiz?type=1 -- Personality Assessments.

http://www.quintcareers.com/transferable_skills_set.html -- Transferable job skills.

www.jobhuntersbible.com  -- Based on Richard Bolles book, "What Color is Your Parachute".  Good site for adults in transition.

http://www.niu.edu/careerservices/weblinks/ -- Excellent research website.

http://www.rileyguide.com/research.html -- Research employers.

https://ohiomeansjobs.com/omj/ -- Search for Ohio job opportunities

http://www.cleveland.com/jobs/  -- Search for local job opportunities.

http://www.noche.org/neointern/ -- Search for local internship opportunities.

 

Books: There are many career related books available in  the Library. For example, there are books that address the required training and job opportunities by career field.    

Local Job Board: Check out our Career Services board in the hallway near the library.