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Career Resources

Use These Resources to Assist You with Each Step of the Career Development Process

Find the Best Career Fit

The Career Development Process can help you prepare for the best employment match and set you on a productive career path. This process is a wise investment of your time and energy and involves four basic steps:

  1. Engaging in self-assessment and self-discovery.
  2. Exploring education, training, and career options.
  3. Decision-making and planning.
  4. Taking action towards your goals.













Step Two: Career Exploration

Identify education and employment possibilities. Learn more about the job market. Research career fields and employment trends. Find out more about NYS positions available to you.

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For Careers, Education, and Training Resources Visit 

CareerShip to Review Careers by Clusters

My Next Move to Find Careers That Match Your Interests and Training (also available in Spanish) 

CareerOneStop to View Career Cluster and Industry Videos (also available in Spanish) 

mySkills myFuture to Learn More about How to Build a Bridge to a New Career 

The Bureau of Labor Statistics to Learn More about Using the Occupational Outlook Handbook

O*NET OnLine to Use the Occupation Search Tool to Find Occupations 

NYS Higher Education Services Corporation to Learn More about Majors and Careers

Roadtrip Nation to Learn More about Majors and Careers

The NYS CSEA Partnership to Learn More about What Can I Do With This Major?

For Training and Certification Options Visit

CareerOneStop to Learn More about Using the Training Finder Tool

CareerOneStop to Learn More about Using the Certification Finder Tool

For New York State Employment Resources Visit

The Career Mobility Office to Learn More about Trainings

The Career Mobility Office to Learn More about How to Use Got It and Find NYS Jobs

For Current Employment Trends Visit

My Next Move to Learn More about Careers with a Bright Outlook

CareerOneStop to Learn More about the Fastest-Growing Careers

CareerOneStop to Learn More about Careers with the Largest Employment

CareerOneStop to Learn More about Industries with Declining Employment

Step Four: Taking Action/Job Search Tools