ERIC Number: ED413539
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Suggestions for Career Exploration and Job Seeking.
New York State Dept. of Labor, Albany.
This booklet, which is intended for individuals seeking jobs in New York State, consists of suggestions for career exploration and job seeking. The booklet begins with a brief discussion of places to begin a job search: New York State Job Service and community service centers; schools and community organizations providing free advice; libraries; advertisements; counseling and testing; federal and New York state government publications; private publications; unions and professional associations; and employers. The following topics are discussed in the remaining sections: the Department of Labor's home page; America's Job Bank; New York's WORK Station (a computer application used to help people conduct broad-based, extensive job searches); the New York State Department of Labor's electronic bulletin board systems; industries and occupations with the most expected growth; common job search methods; apprenticeship; steps in completing an employment application; questions employers cannot legally ask in New York state; resumes; job interviews; job-seeking tips for out-of-state residents; 12 sources of assistance (including information about the labor market, education and training opportunities, and financial assistance for education); 10 publications available from the New York State Department of Labor; and addresses of the New York State Department of Labor's labor market analysts and apprentice training offices. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Dept. of Labor, Albany.
Identifiers - Location: New York