Careers and Employment

See also Careers databases and Job Listings websites.

General Links

  • Career Services - Metropolitan Community College. Includes Job Seeker Resources (resumes, cover letters, dress for success, interviewing, career assessments, etc.)
  • - "Information and links to 15,588 employers and job search resources."
  • Nebraska Dept. of Labor - Resources and publications.
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook - A wealth of information on many occupations from the U.S. Department of Labor.
  • O*NET™ (Occupational Information Network) OnLine - Explore occupations by keyword, job family, or skills.
  • The Riley Guide - A comprehensive list of employment opportunities and job resources available on the Internet: job listings, salary guides, how to research employers, resume and cover letter writing, more.
  • The Salary Calculator - Compare the cost of living in hundreds of U.S. cities.
  • Salary Site - Offers up-to-date salary information including a salary calculator, average salaries for every major career, and a cost of living calculator.

Resumes & Cover Letters

  • Workplace Writers - Tips on writing a resume, cover letter, acceptance letter, etc. from the Purdue Online Writing Lab.