Job Hunting Resources

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Brainfuse - Adult Learning Center

Access career resources, resume help, practice tests and Microsoft Office help. Live online tutoring is available 24/7.*

Brainfuse - Job Now

Get live job coaching, resume assistance, and more. Available 24/7; Powered by Brainfuse.*

Jobview

Search and apply for thousands of job openings throughout Houston, Texas and the United States.*

Learning Express Library

Interactive practice exams as well as a Job and Career Center. Include TAKS, GED, SAT, civil service, ASVAB, law enforcement, real estate and basic skills tests.*

Lynda.com / LinkedIn Learning

A vast library of video tutorials covering software, technology, and business skills taught by recognized industry experts. Lynda Library / LinkedIn Learning provides 24/7 access to online learning to help you achieve personal and professional goals. If you need to reset your Lynda.com password please call Lynda.com at 888-335-9632 Monday--Friday, 8 am to 7 pm, or Saturday--Sunday, 9 am to 6 pm. *

ReferenceUSA (For Remote Users)

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Business database of U.S. businesses; also includes an international business database, a residential database, new movers database (residential) and new businesses database, as well as employment and internship listings.* (Please Note:  If you get a blank screen while accessing ReferenceUSA, try refreshing your screen.)

ReferenceUSA (In Library Version)

Business database of U.S. businesses; also includes an international business database, a residential database, new movers database (residential) and new businesses database, as well as employment and internship listings.

Recommended Websites

Academic360.com: Jobs in Higher Education

Collection of Internet resources for the academic job hunter.

Career Outlook

Articles providing data and information on a variety of topics including occupations and industries, pay and benefits, and more for students, career counselors, jobseekers, and others planning careers.  From the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.

CareerOneStop

Wage and salary information, career resources, and job bank for employers and job seekers.

ChronicleJobs.com

Articles to assist with successful job hunting with emphasis on greater Houston area.

City of Houston Careers

Employment opportunities with the city.

Cost of Living Comparison Calculator

Compare costs of living between United States cities.

Glassdoor.com

Glassdoor is a free jobs and career community that offers an inside look at jobs and companies with "employee generated content" - anonymous salaries, company reviews, interview questions, and more - all posted by employees, job seekers, and sometimes the companies themselves.

Harris County Human Resources

Employment and training opportunities with the county.

Houston Jobs.com

Employment service for the Houston area.

Juju Job Search Engine

Juju is a job search engine that searches job listings throughout the Internet.

Monster.com

Comprehensive international online job search and recruitment site. Resume posting and relocation material available.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Job outlook information for hundreds of occupations from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Salaries and Wages -- U.S. Office of Personnel Management

Pay scale for Federal jobs in 30 cities and rural areas.

Texas Workforce Commission's Job Banks

Public and private sector jobs listed with the Texas Workforce Commission. Education and training opportunities which lead to employment.

USA Jobs

Employment opportunities with the United States government.

Work for Good

Job listings and career information for the non-profit sector.

ZipRecruiter

Employment search engine for jobs across the United States.  Upload your resume and apply to jobs with one click.