Obtaining accurate and up-to-date career information is an important aspect of career decision-making. The sites below provide a wealth of information about hundreds of occupations and career fields.
- Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) (highly recommended)
US Department of Labor's descriptions of hundreds of occupations
- Vault Career Intelligence in-depth intelligence on what it's really like to work in an industry, company or profession - and how to position yourself to land that job.
- Occupational Information Network (O*NET)
Occupational information based upon knowledge, skills, abilities, work activities, interests and work values
- Career TV
Hundreds of videos describing careers, companies, and job search tips
- America's Career InfoNet-Career Videos
Dozens of videos of professionals describing their work
- Career Guide to Industries
US Department of Labor's descriptions of major industrial categories
- Career Overview
Descriptions of occupations in business, tech, health, service, and education
- Careers in Business
- Descriptions of numerous business careers
- Explore Health Careers
Descriptions of 100+ health careers
- Researching Employers
Directories of employers and organizations
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