There are many resources available for gathering career information. Below are links that will be helpful as you research this type of information.
Ohio Means Jobs
Ohio Means Jobs website is a great resource for assessing your skills and mapping your career plan. You can also search for jobs in your area and post your resume for Ohio employers.
2016-2026 Occupational Trends
The 2016-2026 Occupational Trends brochure explores expected trends for future employment opportunities. The occupational trends information will allow you to make informed career, education and training decisions.
OCIS | Ohio Career Information System
Ohio Career Information System (OCIS) is an Internet-based delivery system for accurate, comprehensive, current, and relevant occupational, post-secondary school and financial aid information. OCIS contains the latest national, Ohio and local labor market data and projections.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Occupational Outlook Handbook is a way to find out about a specific occupation or topic. For each occupation, you will find working conditions, what workers do on the job, expected job prospects, earnings and the training and education needed.
O*NET Online is a national resource developed by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). It includes job titles for almost 100% of the workforce, with current information on wages, growth, and job openings. It also identifies interests, skills and values associated with specific careers.
Glassdoor gives you an inside look at company reviews, interview questions and salary information for thousands of companies.
LinkedIn Profile Tips for Job Seekers—Self Made Millennial YouTube Channel
LinkedInProfile Tips for Job Seekers video located on the Self Made Millennial YouTube channel is a tutorial for beginners to help you create a LinkedIn profile. This video page also includes a link to download a LinkedIn Profile Makeover Checklist that will provide instructions on how to revamp your profile to get more LinkedIn views, engagement and connections.
SOCHEIntern connects students in need of internships with employers in need of interns. One application will allow you to be considered for multiple internship programs. College students can apply for year-round and summer positions both on Wright Patterson Air Force Base and with local employers.
WISE Career Pathways
Women in Sustainable Employment (WISE) Career Pathways is a career exploration program designed for women to learn about in-demand careers such as those in manufacturing, supply chain & logistics, information technology (IT) and construction. These are high wage occupations that can provide stability for women and their families.
Ohio's Top Jobs
Whether you are an individual looking to take your career to the next level, a business looking for top talent or an educator wanting to shape Ohio's future curriculum for the better, Ohio's Top Jobs can provide you with valuable insights to help guide you along the way.
Job Shadowing is a great way to research a career. Connect with someone in your community who does what you would like to do. Don't know anyone who has your ideal job? Contact Career Services for assistance.