ERIC Number: ED372211
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Suggestions for Career Exploration and Jobseeking. BLMI Report No. 18.
New York State Dept. of Labor, Albany. Div. of Research and Statistics.
This booklet answers the questions about jobseeking asked most frequently of the New York State Department of Labor. Topics include the following: how to start a job search; WORK Station, a computer program for an extensive job search; where the jobs are; job search methods, by frequency of use; apprenticeship; completing an employment application; questions employers cannot ask in New York State; the resume; the job interview; and information for out-of-state residents. Sources of assistance are listed for federal job openings, New York State government openings, guides and maps, career and occupational information, educational opportunities, employment training/retraining opportunities, assistance in case of discrimination, private vocational schools, financial assistance for higher education, continuing education, and obtaining a General Equivalency Diploma. The booklet also lists eight selected publications available through the New York State government as well as locations of Job Service offices and Community Service Centers in New York State. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Dept. of Labor, Albany. Div. of Research and Statistics.