Links
 

These links were picked to help you with finding an internship, career planning, information and advice.

 

Internship Opportunities This links to a page showing possible internship sites for Solano College students. Please note that information changes often. A site listed here may no longer be accepting interns or may already have their limit.
   
http://www.linkedin.com Popular professional online networking service.
   
http://www.acinet.org America's Career InfoNet - has great career videos to view
   
http://www.bls.gov/oco Occupational Outlook Handbook - describes over 250 occupations
   
http://www.doleta.gov/programs/onet Occupational Information Network - comprehensive occupational database
   
http://www.asaenet.org American Society of Association Executives. Find a society related to your occupation.
   
http://www.barbarasher.com Best selling career author Barbara Sher provides advice and responds to emails.
   
http://www.dice.com Great resource for IT related jobs
   
http://www.jobs.net/ All types of job opportunities and variety of ways to sort
   
http://www.careerjournal.com Salary information, job-hunting advice, articles on success from the Wall Street Journal.
   
http://www.quintcareers.com/ All the tools to help you succeed. One of my favorite sites!
   
http://www.abbott-langer.com/ Job seekers can glean valuable information on the factors affecting salaries in several different fields.
   
http://www.careeronestop.org/ Your source for employment information and inspiration.
   
http://www.caljobs.ca.gov/ California's Internet system for linking employer job listings and job seeker resumes.
   
http://www.careerbuilder.com Search 1.6 million jobs. Fresh postings daily.
   
http://www.usajobs.gov/ Official job site of the US Federal Government
   
http://www.resume-resource.com Examples of cover letters and resumes for a variety of career fields.
   
http://www.bestplaces.net/col/ Compare the cost of living among 100"s of cities with this salary calculator
http://www.nrtw.org/ National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation - your legal rights if you are required to belong to a union.
   
http://www.job-applications.com/ This site links to applications for a variety of companies. Some are downloadable some take you to the company site.
   
http://www.careerprofiles.info/ Career and job search guide. Explore careers, salaries and benefits. Search for jobs, career change information, resume guides, and more.
   
http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/resume-guide/ Resources and expert advice that will help applicants write resumes that shine.
   
http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/career-resource-center/internship-resources/ A Comprehensive Guide to Internships
   
http://careersherpa.net/43-best-job-search-websites-2016/?utm_content=bufferab8b0&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer
43 Best Job Search Websites 2016

 

Explore the Internet on college options and information:

 

http://www.apus.edu/ American Public University/American Military University
   
http://www.capella.edu Capella University - accredited online degrees
   
http://www.collegeboard.com Collegeboard online
   
http://www.petersons.com Peterson's online
   
http://www.collegeplan.org College search
   
http://www.csumentor.edu CSU application
   
http://www.educationindex.com Guide to education related Web sites
   
http://www.nacacnet.org College admission counseling

                 

                      

Research financial aid and college funding opportunities:

 

http://www.finaid.org Comprehensive financial aid information
   
http://fastweb.com Financial aid information
   
http://www.ftc.gov Scholarship scams and how to avoid them
   
http://www.teri.org The Educational Resources Institute