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Job Search Resources

 

Workforce New Jersey by the NJ DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

A very, very rich resource, with leads and links to a wide variety of opportunities! Be sure to click on the Job Seekers listing, under Tools, to find the NJ One-Stop Job Postings. Find all Civil Service jobs here, under Other Job Opportunities: State and Local Government Jobs.

NJ Business Portal

The state of New Jersey's own page for businesses. Find information on starting a business, taxes, and licensing. You can also search business registrations, non-profit information, and find information on starting your own business.

Business Source Elite on EBSCO WEB

Ideal if you are seeking information on a specific company. Industry profiles contain a full description of products and/or services; and financial information on public companies.

Business to Business Directory by CORFACTS ON LINE

The latest information on local companies. Identify key New Jersey business leaders by name and title; conduct market research. Even includes a calendar of business and networking events where you find your next great job!

Ferguson's Career Guidance by FACTS ON FILE

Tips on job-searching skills: writing cover letters and resumes and preparing for an interview. Section on workplace skills, so that once you get the job you'll keep it! Detailed profiles of more than 3,300 jobs and 94 industries. List of apprenticeships available in 55 fields and information about internships and summer jobs.

Job and Career Accelerator by LEARNING EXPRESS

Explore more than 1,000 occupations; detailed information helps you match your interests and skills with the career best for you. Search over 5 million (!) local and national job postings. Site includes online courses, E-books, and practice exams for certification or licensing, as well as sample aptitude tests. Job search and networking skills. Goof-proof strategies to help you ace each interview.

S & P Register by STANDARD AND POOR'S

If you need contact information for a company to which you might apply, consult this business database. Contains information on 90,000 public and private companies, with the names of 400,000 key executives, and the biographies of more than 70,000 top officials. There are rotating analyses of selected companies in the "Industry in Focus " section.
The user id for Plainsboro Library remote users is plainsdk and the password is the first 5 digits of your Plainsboro library card barcode, followed by ppl (no spaces, lower case).
For example: 12345ppl.

Career Resources by TUTOR.COM

Tune in to the New Jersey Job Network on this database. Find local job openings and networking opportunities. Site includes resume and cover letter templates, interview guidelines, articles on employment, job training and much more!