Career Exploration

 

MINOOKA CAREER DAY!
October 28th during 1st and 2nd hour
All juniors will participate
Over 30 different careers represented!

CAREER CRUISING
http://www.careercruising.com
Login Information: Username - Minooka (capital M) | Password - Careers (capital C)
- career information
- interest & skill assessment
- post-secondary tools
- resume builder

OCCUPATIONAL OUTLOOK HANDBOOK
http://www.bls.gov/oco/
The U.S. Department of Labor publishes the Occupational Outlook Handbook. For hundreds of different types of jobs, the Occupational Outlook Handbook tells you:
- what workers do on the job
- working conditions
- the training and education needed
- earnings
- expected job prospects

ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT SECURITY
www.ides.illinois.gov
The IDES has a wealth of information on various jobs.
*Be sure to check out the Illinois Career Information System (CIS) for:
- occupations & employment
- education & training
- assessments & other resources

O*NET ONLINE
http://www.onetcenter.org
As the nation’s primary source of occupational information, the O*NET database and related products help millions of employers, workers, educators, and students make informed decisions about education, training, career choices, and work. The O*NET Project is administered and sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration.

MYMAJORS.COM
http://www.mymajors.com
If you have decided to go to college, but don’t know what your major will be, this website will help you explore academic disciplines and careers that fit your interests.