Links for Job Seekers are grouped into the following categories:

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Job Listing Sites

Searching for Information Tools

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Job Hunting Advice

 

Jobseekers USA

Job Seekers USA - Employment Network For Unemployed Businesspeople

Crossroads CareerĀ® Network

Crossroads Career Networks -- Offers meetings in Snellville, Duluth, Buford and Norcross, along with other area locations. Meetings offer networking opportunities for unemployed or mis-employed professionials.

Five O'Clock Club

The Five O'Clock Club offers career coaching and free articles about job-seeking. Nationally based site.

WetFeet.Com

WetFeet.com is a career portal site offering profiles of companies, industries, and cities, along with tips on interviewing, resumes, and other job hunting skills.

Riley Guide The Riley Guide Riley Guide

The Riley Guide offers advice on topics including preparing resumes, Interviewing and Negotiation skills, and salary guides. Contains links to many other Internet job hunting and advice sites.

The Mulling Report

This professional outplacement firm offers articles and tips for advancing a career search.

Career Lab

Job Hunting and other career resources

Operation Enduring Freedom / Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF) Home

Maintained by the US Department of Veterans Affairs, this website is designed for returning servicemen and women from Iraq, and contains a wealth of information, including benefits and employment information.

Recommended Job Hunting Books

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Rites of Passage at $100,000 to $1 Million+: Your Insider's Lifetime Guide to Executive Job-Changing and Faster Career Progress in the 21st Century
by John Lucht

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Cover Letters That Knock 'Em Dead (Cover Letters That Knock 'Em Dead) by Martin John Yate

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101 Great Answers to the Toughest Interview Questions
by Ron Fry

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10 Insider Secrets To Job Hunting Success! Everything You Need To Get The Job You Want In 24 Hours -- Or Less!
by Todd Bermont

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The Interview Rehearsal Book: 7 Steps to Job-Winning Interviews Using Acting Skills You Never Knew You Had
by Deb Gottesman and Buzz Mauro

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Complete Job-Search Handbook: Third Edition : Everything You Need To Know To Get The Job You Really Want
by Howard E. Figler

See more Job Hunting Books at Amazon.com

Job Listing Sites

Aldebaran AssociatesAldebaran Associates is a minority-owned WBE consulting company that provides state-of-the-art executive search, leadership development, coaching, staff assessment and training services with a focus on the international and diversity efforts of small to mid-size public and private companies.



Sponsored by the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce, this site pairs county employers with job seekers.

LatPro specializes in job opportunities for the Hispanic and bilingual community.

The Latin American Association Job Bank books itself as the number one destination for bilingual jobs in Atlanta. Features many jobs in Gwinnett County.

NetTemps lists temporary and contract jobs,

JobsInTheMoney.com

Jobs in the Money lists positions available in the banking and financial industries.

Vault is a career resource portal, with information about many different industries and careers, and links to recruiters and job sites.

 

Flipdog is a division of Monster.com. Visitors can post their resumes, research employers, and discover job opportunities.

6FigureJobs

6 Figure Jobs is a job and employment portal for executives and other senior level individuals who seeking new positions. Visitors may post resumes.

Dice.com

Dice.com caters to the computer and technology industries. This nationwide site lists jobs, and allows visitors to post their resume.

CareerCity.com

True Careers is for degreed professionals seeking new positions. View job listings and post resumes.

The Atlanta Journal Constitution Classifieds

AJCJobs.com is the online version of the Sunday employment section of Atlanta's major newspaper.

Searching for Information Tools

College Degree Directory

The College Degree Directory Lists online and campus-based Bachelor and Master's degree programs that can help you advance your skills and career.

Technical Schools Directory

The Technical School Directory lists information on schools and colleges offering technical degrees, diplomas, and certificates.

The Atlanta Business Chronicle is a weekly newspaper covering the metro area. Discover information about local businesses.

Hoover's is a comprehensive guide to several thousand companies, broken out into industry groups.

RefDesk.com

Refdesk.com is a reference desk portal, with links to newspapers, current events, and other facts.

Google boasts one of the largest indexes of information on the Internet. Search for just about any subject, and you'll probably find it on Google.

Corporate Information provides data on companies and businesses. Registration required.

Career Assessment Tools

Gwinnett Colleges and Universities

Advance your career by going to school to finish your undergraduate degree, or by getting an advanced degree.

SelfGrowth.com

This site has a well-organized directory of information on self-help topics, including self improvement and personal growth.

Hire Power : The 6-Step Program to Get the Job You Need in 60 Days--Guaranteed!

This classic book, available from Amazon.com, offers ways to get a new job.

Personality I.D. 

The Birkman MethodĀ® 

Recommended Career Assessment Books

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What Color Is Your Parachute?, 2004: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters & Career-Changers
by Richard Nelson Bolles

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I Don't Know What I Want, but I Know It's Not This: A Step-By-Step Guide to Finding Gratifying Work
by Julie Jansen

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The Pathfinder : How to Choose or Change Your Career for a Lifetime of Satisfaction and Success by Nicholas Lore

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The 5 Patterns of Extraordinary Careers : The Guide for Achieving Success and Satisfaction
by Richard Smith and James M. Citrin

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Cool Careers for Dummies
by Marty Nemko, Paul Edwards, and Sarah Edwards

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Do What You Are : Discover the Perfect Career for You Through the Secrets of Personality Type--Revised and Updated Edition Featuring E-careers for the 21st Century
by Paul D. Tieger, Barbara Barron-Tieger

Find more Career Assessment books at Amazon.com.

PowerPoint Presentations

10 Reasons to use the Internet in your job search