Career Resources

Welcome to LibGuide for Career Resources. I hope you find it a useful source of information for your job search and work preparation. Use this LibGuide to find Articles on, Career Planning, Career Advice, Job Searching, Resume Writing, Career Development Skills, Body Language, Group Discussion, Job Interview Tips, Career Management, Emerging Trends and Useful Blogs .

Career Planning

Listed here are a few articles and Videos on career Planning. Try exploring the articles' parent site to find relevant articles for your research.

  Career Planning Articles   

  Career Planning Sites

  • Career Profiles  Career Planning and Development

  • CareerExplorer is a free platform that helps you find your ideal career.

  • College Raptor features a free finder of in-demand careers with top colleges for particular careers.

  • JoBehaviors provides job-specific pre-hire assessments for dozens of jobs in a variety of industries.

  • Occupation Outlook Handbook (OOH) provides career information on hundreds of occupations.

  • O*NET OnLine provides broad access to the O*NET database of occupational information.

  • Pymetrics is a neuroscience-based career discovery platform matching job-seekers with best-fit jobs.

  • The Career Project is an interactive career profile database for job seekers and students.

  • UpScored uses data science to connect you with jobs suited specifically to your career interests.

  Videos

Career Advice

Listed here are a few articles and Videos on career Advice. Try exploring the articles' parent site to find relevant articles for your research.

 

Career Advice Articles :  

       Use these job descriptions, career quizzes, and other resources and tips to help you make critical decisions around your career.

        Want some crucial tips regarding your career? Start here. We have put together the best possible career advice and tips from the industry for you.

       Mr. O’Brien gives great advice for any engineering students to create career. 

  Videos

Job Searching

Listed here are a few tips for job searching, job search site, notification databases, articles and Videos on career Advice. Try exploring the articles' parent site to find relevant resources for your research.

  Preparing for a Job search

      This publication created by UC Berkley provides practical tips for preparing for a  job search.

      12 practical steps for preparing for the job Search. Created by Florida International University.

  Job Searching Sites

  Notification Databases : 

  Job Search Articles :

  Videos

Resume Writing

Your resume must clearly, concisely and strategically present your qualifications to get a recruiter interested in meeting you. Here are some of resume writing tips and templets for your good career.

  Resume Writing Tips and Resume Design Templates

"This page is designed for undergraduate students from all kinds of majors and provides introductory advice on how to write a resume.

This publication from the University of California at Berkley "contains information on how to write a resume and cover letter and samples to review."

Gulf News article about writing resumes.

A curated list of "all the best job search articles and websites, so your focus  can be on looking for the right job instead of looking for the right tools."

In this free tutorial, learn the process of creating a professional resume that  stands out from the crowd.

Your resume is the key piece of your job application. Here's how to get it right.

Employers use resumes throughout the hiring process to learn more about applicants and whether they might be a good fit.

An updated modern resume is the key to a successful job search. Here are some do's and don'ts of how to write a good resume and what to include.

Work It Daily is an online learning platform that provides trusted, easy-to-use career support for people who want more out of their careers.

  Videos

Interview Tips 

Listed here are a few articles and Videos on job interview. Try exploring the articles' parent site to find relevant articles for your research.

This guide from UC Berkley provides tips for successful interviewing

7 step interview prep plan from Princeton University

Over 3,00,000 interview calls are sent through to students who take the AMCAT each month, and if you are one of them then it’s time you implemented these tips. 

Here you’ll find expert interview tips and how to successfully prepare for your next job search.

Don't let your nerves get the best of you on interview day. Learn tips, do's and don'ts to nail your next job interview

Zety is about to give you the best interview tips on the planet.

Below, we provide an overview of how to succeed in an interview along with a detailed discussion surrounding each point.

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  Videos

Career Management

Listed here are a few articles and Videos on career management. Try exploring the articles' parent site to find relevant articles for your research.

​This is one of a suite of learning resources which provides support to develop practice related to the Career Education Standard (CES). This resource, ‘Introduction to Career Management Skills (CMS), helps to familiarize yourself with CMS and how this can be used to support learning and career education. It is structured to begin to inform and to help you reflect on your existing practice.

SkillsYouNeed contains a numerous pages that may be helpful in career management, across personal skills, interpersonal skills, and learning skills.

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​11 members of Forbes Human Resources Council share their thoughts on how employees and leaders can manage office politics effectively,  whether  they’re working in the office or remotely.

 

People don’t just move on. It’s up to you to make your company the place where people thrive and choose to build their careers.

Learn how to properly identify and overcome office politics in your workplace.

​Those skills are vital to allow them to navigate their lives and careers in these turbulent times safely. So, what are these competencies, and what makes them so important?

​The world of work is changing fast and  help you understand yourself and the world around you, and take control of your career with all its potential opportunities.

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Useful Blogs

Listed here are a few useful blogs. Try exploring the blogs to find relevant articles for your research.

Topics: Job hunting and interviews, career development, money saving, self employment, student and graduate advice.

Topics:  Job hunting and interviews, career development, leaving your job.

Topics:  Job search and interviewing, career development, management, break-room.

Topics:  Job search and interviewing, career development, salary search.

Topics:  Job search and interviewing, career development, current affairs, ethics, leadership, employee engagement, well-being.

Topics:  Job search and interviewing, career development, social media and technology.

Topics:  Job search and interviewing, graduate advice, digital marketing.

Topics:  Job search and interviewing, career development, personal development, redundancies, workplace issues, salaries.

Topics:  CVs, career development, education, entrepreneurship.​