Category: Career counselors

Can you describe your skills and abilities?

careerOneStop logo over skill & ability videos

If you’ve been in the job market recently, you know that skills are increasingly one of the most important job qualifications on employers’ minds. When you understand the nature of your own skills, you’re in a better position to answer

Tagged with: ,

New on CareerOneStop: How-to Guides

CareerOneStop has added three How-to Guides to help website users discover and make the most of the resources available on CareerOneStop websites. Each of the Guides walks users through five to six simple steps to help them achieve one of

Tagged with: ,

Find yourself in STEM

Female mechanics or engineers examining aircraft engine

You may have heard the term “STEM” tossed around—referring to careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Or “STEAM”, which adds Arts to the mix. If you’re curious about what STEM is all about, take a look at this sector

Tagged with: , ,

Polish your job application skills

CareerOneStop Toolkit Practice Job Application icon

Have you ever started filling out an online job application and dropped off partway through? Maybe you were at a kiosk at a major retailer. Or maybe you were at home working under a time limit. Either way, online job

Tagged with: ,

Workforce professionals: Skill up on using CareerOneStop!

Drawing of multiracial group building structures with upward arrow in background

If you are a workforce professional, you depend on a variety of resources to support the success of your students or customers. Ideally, CareerOneStop should be one of them. CareerOneStop offers essential, easy-to-use tools built on authoritative data and information

Tagged with:

School counselor? Check out CareerOneStop’s free resources!

This weekend CareerOneStop is excited to join thousands of school counseling professionals in Austin, Texas, for the American School Counselor Association Annual Conference. Are you a school counselor looking for solid resources to help your students advance their career planning?

Tagged with:

Find a workplace to match your values

Values spelled out on sticky pads on clothesline

Have you ever had a job where you liked the work itself, but the workplace or manager made your life miserable? Or maybe a job where the work was boring but your colleagues and the atmosphere kept you inspired? As

Tagged with: , ,

Explore a career: Welders

Underwater welder working on equipment

Ever wonder how underwater bridge supports hold together? Or how high-rise buildings maintain integrity so many stories up? Welding is a trade with ancient roots dating back more than four thousand years, but that now operates at the edge of

Tagged with:

Employment help for homeless veterans

Homeless veteran sleeping on rug on street

In 2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs set a goal to end homelessness for all veterans. Since that time, a number of veterans have gained permanent, stable housing, and the program has expanded to include additional services to help ensure

Tagged with: ,

Top careers in 2022

Top 10 text on notebook in hand business women

Curious about what some of the best jobs are in 2022?

Learn about the “top ten” and why they were selected.

Tagged with: ,