Guide to Career & Industry Research
In the digital age, gaining current information to make critical decisions is more important than ever! Access to information is at your fingertips like never before, but where to find it?
There are many resources on the web you can use to research industries, companies, jobs, associations and organizations for assistance. On this page you can access state and federal employment and career research, some helpful job boards and web-sites, NJ specific information and even national and state counseling associations to locate information on career counselors if your needs go beyond the scope of our service offerings.
Please explore the many valuable resources listed here and let us know if you have additional questions.
Comprehensive Career/Job Research
- Occupational Network (ONET) – http://www.onetonline.org
- Career Info Net - http://www.acinet.org/
- Occupational Outlook Handbook - http://www.bls.gov/ooh/
- Bureau of Labor Statistics - http://www.bls.gov/
- Directory of Job Resources by State - www.job-hunt.org/jobs/states.shtml
- Directory of Industry Associations - http://www.job-hunt.org/associations.shtml
- Salary research - www.salary.com
- Jobs 4 Jersey - http://jobs4jersey.com/
- NJ Networking and Job Search Support - http://www.job-hunt.org/jobs/newjersey.shtml
Find a Career Counselor:
- National Career Development Association - http://ncda.org/aws/NCDA/pt/sp/consumer_find
- National Board for Certified Counselors - http://www.nbcc.org/counselorfind
- NJ Counseling Association - http://www.njcounseling.org/index.php/2014-09-22-15-39-52/njcdec
- The Five O’Clock Club - https://fiveoclockclub.com/
- Forty Plus - http://www.fortyplus-nyc.org/Forty_Plus_of_New_York/Welcome.html
Job Boards and Websites: