Complied by Helen Godfrey, MA, NCC, BCC, LPC
Career Assessment Tests -Many are Free & How to Choose a Major and/or Career Path
Are You on Purpose? Informal self-quiz/check list.
Career Readiness Handbook by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
Learn How to Become-A visual resource with information about various careers.
Myers/Briggs and Strong Interest Inventory Career Assessment Tests: The Myers Briggs is a personality test. This infographic will give you a quick overview. The Strong Interest Inventory helps you understand your internal motivators via a 3 letter code and then gives you a list of job titles that you may enjoy.
My Skills/My Future via Career One Stop-Reviews your past jobs/skills and recommends related jobs.
StrengthFinder-This is one of my favorite tests. It won't give you a list of jobs but it will help you understand who you are so that you know the kinds of tasks you may enjoy and the work environment where you may do well. For example, one of the strengths is empathy. If you score strongly on empathy, you will probably not enjoy firing people or being in a role where you can't help someone.
What Can I Do With A Major in... List of job titles related to major.
What Can I Do With This Major? List of job titles related to major.
Career Books (Zero affiliate links)
Lean-In for women in the workplace.
Power Ties for international applicants seeking work in the U.S.
Accounting Degrees in Texas via Accounting.com
Careers in mental health via DrugRehab.com
* Additional resources through Career One Stop
Career One Stop Business Center-Find & hire talent.
Career One Stop Credentials-Research credentials & find training.
Career One Stop Get My Future Resources to find career, training, college, etc.
Career Resources via the National Career Development Association (NCDA)
Online O*Net-Career match tests as well as industry trends & salaries.
At Work-Resources for employers and job applicants.
Importance of formal education
Infographic about education and earnings via the Bureau of Labor Statistics
Sleep internships, Yes, it's a thing!
STAR Behavioral Interview method infographic
Akadeus -Jobs postings with business schools in the U.S. & abroad.
Club Med- International resort.
Dave’s ESL Café - Resources for individuals interested in teaching English overseas.
Disney China-Teach English with Disney.
Engage Education-Teaching jobs in the UK.
GAP Year article and programs by Go Abroad
Interdisciplinoxy-Jobs with international business schools.
JET Programme-Teach English in Japan.
The Uni Jobs -Jobs in higher ed both in the U.S. and abroad.
WWOOF-Live, learn and work on an organic farm with room and board covered in the U.S. and abroad.
International Job Seekers’ Resources for job seekers not permanently authorized to work in the U.S.
Book: Power Ties (This is not an affiliate link)
Chambers of Commerce-This can be a good way to leverage your language and cultural knowledge.
After College-Jobs and internships-input your graduation date and major for suggestions.
America's Service Locator- Connects individuals to jobs & training in local, One Stop Career Centers.
FairyGodBoss- Jobs and companies reviewed for women.
FlexJobs- Legitimate telecommuting jobs.
GradReach-Recruiting company that specializes in helping recent college grads find work.
Indeed -Pulls from company websites based on your keywords.
Idealist-Jobs for people who want to make the world a better place.
The Ladders-$100K+ jobs.
Werk : Flexible work schedules negotiated by Werk.
Women for Hire-Jobs for women including work from home jobs.
Job Search Organization
Great tool, and free, to follow-up and track your applications at Job Well
Language Learning Resources
Pimsleur is a language program used by the State Department*
(*Pimsleur is an affiliate link that does not increase the price for you but gives me a small commission if you purchase. I only recommend products that I have liked, tried and believe will be helpful for you.)
Best French Reading Resources for Beginners via French Beginner
18 French Newspapers that Will Make You a Better French Learner via French Together
LBGBT Career Resources via SOACE
OUT and Equal-Job postings, webinars and conferences.
Mover reviews and advice via Consumer Affairs
10 non-profit job boards via Non-Profit Tech for Good
Texas Association of Non-Profit Organizations (TANO)
Free online courses via Open Culture
Professional Online Portfolio
This is a free website. Here is mine. I did not include projects which may be helpful to include depending on the type of work you are seeking.
Moving companies and advice via Consumer Affairs
Relocating to Houston-Resources through the Greater Houston Partnership
Free resume templates via Hloom
Small Business Grants
Resource for small business grants via Lendedu
Small Business Resources
Non-profit advocating for fair practices for student loans Student Borrower Protection Center
Learn about early education degrees and requirements for various states via www.teachearlychildhood.org
Flex Jobs-List of 100 companies with remote jobs.
Long list of resources for Vets including job search resources
FairyGodBoss: Companies and jobs reviewed for women
If you are a fitness teacher, Fit Bodies, Inc., will hire you for contract work at resorts
Perfect for frugal travelers who want to work-anything from milking goats to babysitting, etc.: Work Away