Researching a Career? Check out these sites!

Job Start 101
An online notebook with the notes on everything from the search to the interview to accepting a job!
O*NET Online
Online occupational analysis tool that replaces the Dictionary of Occupational Titles (D.O.T.)
Financial Career Zone
A free resource about careers in the financial market
Career Tipster
A great online resource on the latest information for job seekers
IT Jobs
Superb online resource for IT job seekers Career Site
News on Careers
Disability Resources Site
Resources for those with disabilities
Wall Street Journal career page
News on careers
Center for Workforce Research and Information
Maine Employment Info Guide, Occupational Profiles, brochures, tables, labor statistics.
Maine Department of Labor
Information and services offered by the Maine Department of Labor and partner agencies.
Maine Office of Licensing and Registration
Professional license information for Maine.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Career exploration tool covering the jobs held by 90% of America's workforce.
Occupational Outlook Quarterly
Career exploration periodical containing practical information on jobs and careers.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
The primary Federal labor economics and statistics resource.
Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)
Wage rates for all states and metropolitan areas.
U.S.Employment and Training Administration
Useful information for employers and jobseekers.
Awsome Salary Guide
Great Salary Guide
Career info. on hundreds of jobs
Dahlstrom Co.
A PDF of Careers and the skills required for those careers.
The Graduate Guide
directory of searchable graduate school listings along with testing information, financial aid and graduate school news.
Maine Biz
Mainebiz – business to business news resource.
Maine & Company – Investing in Maine, business start-ups, venture capital opportunities.
Small Business Administration – Entrepreneurial information and assistance.
Maine’s Small Business Development Centers website offering a range of business development assistance information through centers around the state.
Maine Businesses For
Maine Businesses for Sustainability – membership organization actively concerned with assisting business development hand in hand with attention to social responsibility.
Maine Development Foundation – primary site for economic development information including Maine Growth Council’s annual “Measures for Growth” report.
Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) – education and economic finance assistance information.
Index of Maine foundations – assistance to non-profit organizations.
Business information site presented by the Portland Press herald/Maine Sunday Telegram – up to the minute news.
Maine Department of Economic and Community Development site for business development information.
The Maine Office of Tourisim.  The Maine site for what's happening in Maine.
TechMaine– access to Maine’s technology and software development businesses.

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