Additional Resources

CAREER PLANNING AND OCCUPATIONAL INFORMATION

Addiction Counselors- The Addictions Counseling site is designed to simplify and expedite the search for requirements specific to each state by directing students to the appropriate location on a state’s licensing or regulatory board website.

America's Career InfoNet- Access many sources of information about occupations and regional job markets

Career Exploration Links- Excellent information from the University of California at Berkeley

Career Zone- Provides information about 1,200 occupations

Find your Future- Find occupations best suited for you and easily compare occupations

NYS Department of Labor- Occupational facts & figures, occupational descriptions, and job listings

Occupational Outlook Handbook- An essential career information resource which includes current information about hundreds of occupations. Published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

O*Net Online  -  Search information on skills, abilities, knowledges, work activities, and interests associated with over 900 occupation

The Pauper- Helping artists with the art of survival. Career planning and financial advice for artists

The Riley Guide- "The mother of all career web sites." Includes links to many career resources

Wetfeet- Career and industry profiles, salary guides and company interviews

What Color is Your Parachute?-This site is a supplement to the "Parachute" book that is considered the bible of job search advice. Also provides links to many other valuable sites.

JOB SEARCH ASSISTANCE

The American Correction Association- Select "Job Bank" for a listing of current positions in corrections and related positions

Capital Area Help Wanted- Listings of job vacancies throughout the Capital District, including some in Warren and Washington Counties

Careerbulider.com- A huge national job site with an excellent search mechanism for current job openings

Careersinpsychology.org

CareerRookie.com- Entry level jobs, internships and part-time work

City of Glen Falls- Information on upcoming exams and job openings within the city

Cool Works - Live and work where others play. Thousands of jobs at resorts and national parks

Groupereye.com- Entry level jobs and internships

Health Career Web- Listings of jobs for many allied health occupations

Health Information Jobs- Listing of health information jobs throughout the country

HealthCareers.com- Postings of jobs in many allied health fields

Indeed.com- In one search, Indeed gives students free access to millions of jobs and internships from thousands of job boards, newspaper classifieds and company websites around the U.S

New York Job Source- Jobs at all levels of government in New York State. Includes many counties, NYS Troopers and SUNY job openings

New York State Civil Service- Information about State job openings

New York State Department of Labor- Access all the jobs listed with the job service. Candidates must mail their resume to the Department of Labor office which announces the job vacancy

Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce- Job listings in Saratoga County

USA Jobs- U.S Office of Personnel Management: information about all current job openings with the federal government

U.S. Department of Justice- Information about the largest law enforcement agency in the U.S. Select "employment" for job openings.

Warren County Civil Service- Lists up-coming exams for positions with Warren County

Warren-Washington County Job Zone- Jobs in Warren/Washington Counties

COVER LETTER, RESUME AND INTERVIEWING TIPS

Cover letter assistance- Basic information and examples

Resume Writing- Different types of resumes and examples

Interviewing- How to ace the interview

Informational Interviewing- Basic facts and tips

TRANSFER INFORMATION

Canadian Colleges- Information about Canadian Colleges

College Board Online- Information about SATs and college choice

Fastweb- Information about thousands of scholarships

Princeton Review- Good information on college transfer and promotion for their products

Study Abroad- Information on study abroad programs

SUNY Adirondack Transfer Counseling- Information from our transfer counseling department

SUNY Colleges- Links and information for all SUNY colleges

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