Career Advice

YouTern: Start-up and nonprofit internships
Youtern provides students with access to thousands of internship opportunities.

Career Key: Temperament and Career Choice
Site gives access to free online instrument to assess your career style (Based on John Holland’s Career Types). Respond to a series of questions and determine what careers would be best suited for you.

Keirsey Temperament Sorter
Contains 70 questions and an evaluation to help determine personality type.
Site contains career exploration information, a career database, and a salary calculator.

National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)
Site provides information and suggestions on how to research new careers.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Handbook showcases various jobs, working conditions, future job prospects, and salaries.

O*Net Online
Research various occupations according to your skills and abilities on this site.
Based on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, discover which of the 16 personality types you represent. Complete an on-line test to determine your personality type.

Self Esteem Test
Determine your level of self-esteem by responding to a series of questions.

Transferable Skills Survey
Complete a brief survey and learn which skills you can successfully transfer to a job/career.

Green Career Central
Site is a forum for articles on green careers, career paths and possibilities and network building.

I Seek
Explore green careers, plan your education, find a job and grow your own green business. Although this site is based on jobs in MN, it offers good general resources.

Reader’s Digest Work and Career Advice
A resource that provides tips on finding a job and advancing your career.

Career Planning Tips
This article outlines the 9 most important career planning tips

Career Planning Strategy
This article discusses a strategy for planning out your career