Career Links

career links


Below are 100+ additional resources covering job search, social networking, salary calculators, career research and entrepreneurial exploration to help get where you want to go in your career. Chameleon Resumes would love to hear additional suggestions you have about other sites that should be included on the list. Let us know at [email protected]. Here is the list:

Helpful Books

* The Twitter Job Search Guide: Find a Job and Advance Your Career in Just 15 Minutes a Day by Deb Dib, Chandlee Bryan, and Susan Britton Whitcomb
* Standing Ovation Presentations by Robyn Hatcher
* Talk to Strangers: How Everyday, Random Encounters Can Expand Your Business, Career, Income, and Life by David Topus
* Use Your Head to Get Your Foot in the Door: Job Search Secrets No One Else Will Tell You by Harvey Mackay
* Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 3.0: How to Stand Out from the Crowd and Tap Into the Hidden Job Market using Social Media and 999 other Tactics Today by Jay Conrad Levinson & David Perry
* Social Networking for Career Success: Using Online Tools to Create a Personal Brand by Miriam Salpeter
* 100 Conversations for Career Success: Learn to Network, Cold Call, and Tweet Your Way to Your Dream Job by Laura Labovich and Miriam Salpeter
* Career Distinction: Stand Out by Building Your Brand by William Arruda and Kirsten Dixon
* Me 2.0, Revised and Updated Edition: 4 Steps to Building Your Future by Dan Schawbel
* The 250 Job Interview Questions You’ll Most Likely Be Asked by Peter Veruki
* Now, Discover Your Strengths by Marcus Buckingham
* You Are a Brand!: How Smart People Brand Themselves for Business Success by Catherine Kaputa
* The Art of Possibility: Transforming Professional and Personal Life by Rosamund Stone Zander & Benjamin Zander

Professional Networking Organizations – Financial Executives International website – Financial Executives Networking Group website – American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Society of Human Resources Management

Professional Education – American Management Association – Harvard Business Review – Wharton School Publication – comprehensive resource for all things technical – Cornell University’s Online Programs

Free and Pay Job Search Sites – biotech and pharmaceutical news and jobs – enter in desired job title and location and the site will bring up matching positions – browse jobs by category and location – job search for technology professionals – nonprofit jobs- connecting mission and talent – government executive website – website for healthcare IT positions – Premier niche healthcare and medical job board w/1000+ clients and over 300,000 job postings – type in job title/location to pull up new job listings – source for local jobs, career advice and services to manage the job search – job seekers, career advice, salary calculator, job board – Job board by type and location – aggregator job search website – job search engine, updated automatically – biotechnology, pharmaceutical, healthcare and science – post a resume, search jobs – professional and executive level jobs – site for temporary and contract work – post your resume in multiple places at one time. – transition and outplacement services – site for sales opportunities for all levels. – search 5+ million jobs on the web – website for finding contract, freelance and consulting work – browse jobs tweeted by employers – browse jobs tweeted by employers – site for freelance assignments – the Federal government; official job search website – Career news, tips and advice. Search employer ranking, browse schools

Career Tools and Blogs – job seeker resource – job seeker resource – Tim Tyrell-Smith’s career development and job search resource – A career management organizational tool for job seekers, recruiters and headhunters – Largest social network for staffing professionals – O*NET online – an online job description search tool – a human resources guide – recent college student career and interview coaching

Salary Calculators & Relocation Guides – Career Builder’s cost of living calculator – Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For (The Salary Calculator) – Finance calculators for home, refinance, loans, and relocation – Compare your salary – Salary, job search and education wizard – Employee provided data from 10 million job incumbents

Government Information – The Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics which provides information to US citizens onwages, health plans and benefits, unemployment insurance and information for workers, employers and job seekers. – Information on disability resources, job and training information, layoff resources, retirement and health benefits, statistical information, wages and work hours, and workplace safety and health – Bureau of Labor Statistics site with detailed information on employment and industry trends.Includes the Occupational Outlook Handbook

Recruiting Firms – world’s largest staffing firm – world’s second largest recruiting firm – top three largest recruitment firm – world’s largest executive search firm – leading retained search firm – leading retained search firm – leading retained search firm – contingency and retained search firm – prominent US recruitment firm – leading accounting, finance, legal and administrative recruitment firm – global IT and corporate services firm – A Korn Ferry company offering recruiting globally – UK based professional services recruitment firm – leading NYC creative staffing organization – creative staffing firm

Directories – World newspapers Newspapers – USA and worldwide – Find a career fair near you – Over 300 career fairs in 76 cities – Professional association for career federal executives – Association directory

Corporate & News Research Sites – Largest free directory of annual reports online. – UK-based global news source – American Business Journals – business magazine – Direct mailing list companies – Association news and executive careers – Chicago newspaper – US-based global news source – Information for the world’s best leaders – An inside look at jobs and companies – Career and job search resource – Los Angeles newspaper – Web resource for all aspects of military living – NYC newspaper – provides free employment information – lead generation website – lead generation website – lead generation website – lead generation website – Company profiles and industry information – Securities and exchange commission – Collection of submitted forms and reports from every domestic public company to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) – resource to inside corporate cultures and interview processes – DC newspaper – Wall Street Journal – lead builder that offers a D&B line of advanced business info products

Reference Checking – Independent reference verification service – A division of Allison & Taylor

Social Networking Sites – social utility that connects people with friends and others – 100 million+ members. Manage your professional identity and build a network – connect with and follow who/what is important to you – social network for business and career – create a social community – search Engine – aims to make search and sharing on the web more like real life – world’s largest user generated video website

Entrepreneurial Resources – internet marketing resource who I have used and he rocks – a virtual assistant company – online payment acceptance tool – world’s largest online payment tool – credit card acceptance tool – email marketing toold used by leading email marketers – blogging and website development tool – Find, compare and research vendors – meeting and webinar website – domain name and hosting company – Small business and entrepreneur resource and magazine

Resources for Future Job Seekers – Financial Coach for Kids & Teens – top 500 most linked websites

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