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  • Find a volunteer opportunity by searching issue area or zip code. The organization also lists virtual volunteer jobs that you can do from home. This site is also available in Spanish.

  • The 200 letters collection is divided into 2 parts: How to write a great letter, and 200 of the world's best letters.
  • 24 Seven Inc. provides a good source of jobs and talent for the fashion and the entertainment industries.

  • This is an international employment directory selecting and reviewing worldwide job sites.
  • This site includes nanny classifieds, nanny agency locators and newsletters.

  • Strategies to help you to bounce back from your job loss and start on a new path for success.
  • This site provides national job search information on three job categories: law enforcement, fire, EMS.
  • AAFA is an alliance of executive search firms specializing in the recruiting and staffing of finance and accounting professionals, and providing job opportunities.

  • The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) offers a wide range of job opportunities. Job groups include AARP Foundation, AARP Financial, AARP Global Network, Administrative and Facilities Support, internships and more.

  • AARP's National Employer Team provides services to older workers.  Job seekers can search jobs in retail, health care, business and marketing services, staffing and security services, communications, finance and insurance, transportation and travel.

  •  This site features 50 best employers for workers over 50. 

  • This website is intended solely for individuals interested in working for Abbott Laboratories worldwide. You can view all current opportunities and submit resume/cv in this site.
  • This site, owned by the New York Times Company, offers tutorials and instructional materials on many and varied subjects. Some examples include household plumbing, business writing, dance steps, foreign languages and computer basics.
  • 25 lessons on essential points of English grammar, including verb tenses, articles, count and non-count nouns, prepositions, use of adjectives and adverbs and more. Link to many additional grammar lessons from this page.
  • Language learning tips and materials for French, German, Japanese, Mandarin, Spanish, and English as a second language.
  • A collection of interactive grammar quizzes on many topics. Beginner to advanced level.
  • Collection of sites for all levels of education.
  • Search for teaching jobs in schools and universities, school administrator jobs and higher education teaching and academic jobs of all sorts.

  • This site offers 16 discipline-focused sites with comprehensive information about faculty, educational resources, research interests, and professional activities pertinent to institutions of higher education. The database also lists graduate assistantships and fellowships. You can also search Who's Who in Academia and also edit your Who's Who in Academia profile.

  • This is a comprehensive source for recruitment in academic medicine. The site lists open academic medical teaching positions and research fellowships for U.S. medical schools and affliated institutions.
  • This site provides job listings for faculty, administrative and professionals staff at institutions of higher education around the world.

  • Academic 360.com is a meta-collection of Internet resources that have been gathered for the academic job hunter.  It includes links to faculty, staff, and administrative announcements and is not restricted to teaching positions.

  • Access Nurses helps you find travel nursing jobs, per deim nursing jobs, permanent nursing jobs across the USA.
  • This is a free service that identifies and screens for over 30 City, State, and Federal human service benefit programs. You may use this service anonymously or you have the option to create an account.
  • Acconutemps is specialized in providing temporary staffing service for accounting, finance and bookkeeping professionals. It also provides support throughout an accounting department.

  • Search for jobs and post your resume.

  • Contact information for accrediting organizations in various fields.
  • Sample test questions and strategies registration a financial need estimator.
  • Thousands of quizzes, exercises and puzzles for ESOL learners of all levels. Links to audio and video podcasts for listening practice. Created by the Internet TESL Journal.
  • Actuarial Careers specializes in the placement of actuaries on a worldwide basis and provide professional service in the industry.  This site is dedicated to the placement and advancement of chief actuaries, fellows, associates, and student actuaries.

  • D W Simpson Global Actuarial Recruitment serves the actuarial profession worldwide in all disciplines, recruiting at all levels from entry level through fellowship and works with clients on both retained and contingent searches.

  • At this site, actuarial information includes actuarial job postings, actuarial discussion forums, actuarial grads network, actuarial news, actuarial recruiters directory, actuarial school directory, actuarial science resources and insurance news.

  • This site presents lists of job openings for media and advertising professionals and for various positions with advertising agencies.

  • Student resources and teacher resources.
  • This site provides nursing job listings and healthcare information.
  • Advanced Search Group specializes in placing engineering, sales, marketing, and management candidates in the chemical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, plastic, foods, and consumer products industries.

  • Advertising Age magazine's job bank powered by Monster.com.

  • A list of 30 Best Industry employers of companies and agencies in marketing and media.

  • Search for a job, post a resume, read articles, search for job fairs, and read the on-line version of Adweek magazine.

  • A career site for architects, engineers and environmental consultants.  Design professionals can use this site to search job openings, request notification when the job becomes available.

  • An employnment magazine connecting diverse professionals to diverse careers. Can view by employer, by state and by job listing.
  • Search by ISBN, author, keywords or title:
  • AfterCollege is a network for college students and recent grads who are looking for entry level jobs, internships, and other opportunities. Job categories include internship & co-ops, part-time entry level, PhDs & post docs, healthcare jobs, teaching jobs and Canadian jobs.
  • The AICHE website is designed to help those considering a career in this field and students of the field. The Career Management Center includes job listings, career enhancement and development tools.

  • AICPA Online: American Institute for Certified Public Accountants provides information that includes how to become a CPA, CPA exam and career opportunities.

  • The Aviation Jobs section provides job listings with job description.

  • At this site you can browse jobs by location or by title.  It also includes career news and advice.

  • Physician, nurse, administrator, and other healthcare positions at hospitals nationwide.
  • This site provides information on job search, resume writing, career fairs, career planning, job interviews, salary information and student resources
  • The job listings include physical therapy, occupational therapy, radiation therapy, polysomnography and speech language nationalwide.
  • The Alliance for Nonprofit Management is devoted to the management and government of nonprofit organizations. At this site, you can read newsletters, search jobs at the CareerBank and more.
  • Job board for hourly retail jobs, retail management careers and with a section for employers and recruiters.
  • It is an Internet job board exclusively for web professionals across the country.

  • CareerConnect is a free resource for people who are blind or visually impaired to learn about the range and diversity of the jobs that are performed throughout the United states and canada by adults who are blind or visually impaired.

  • Government Job Search

  • A non-profit organization providing companies with candidates for entry-level positions. They target people receiving public assistance, including food stamps, helping them obtain employment in the private sector by providing services such as job training, work readiness, skill building, job placement and other support.
  • Gives information about employment trends, occupational requirements and salary expectations.

  • This site provides job search information in the health care industry along with information on continuing education and seminars for these professionals.
  • It is a component of CareerOneStop. It maps customers to a range of local services including workforce centers, unemployment benefits, job training, education opportunities, and other workforce services.
  • This site provides information on careers in association management. It has links on all kinds of professional organizations.

  • At this site, job seekers can browse jobs by category, by state and by country. Job seekers can also browse featured employers and explore their profiles.
  • AAFS is dedicated to the application of science to the law. At this site you can view job listings, review information on a career in forensic sciences and look for intitutions ofering programs leading to this field.
  • American Association for Health Education serves health educators and other professionals who promote the health of all people through education and health promotion strategies.  It includes a job section.

  • AAMFT members may search the AAMFT Job Connection database for positions seeking a licensed marriage and family therapist or a therapist with a degree (master's or doctorate) in marriage and family therapy.

  •  AAHAM's mission is to provide education, certification, networking and advocacy for healthcare revenue cycle professionals.  It also includes job listings.

  • Services at AALL include information on the profession, professional development workshops offered by the Association and other organizations, jobs, and other resources.

  • Every type of museum is represented including art, history, science, military and maritime, and youth museums, as well as acquariums, zoos, botanical gardens, arboretums, historic sites, and science and technology centers.  This site includes the Job HeadQuarters for Museum Careers.

  • Every type of museum is represented including art, history, science, military and maritime, and youth museums, as well as acquariums, zoos, botanical gardens, arboretums, historic sites, and science and technology centers.  This site includes the Job HeadQuarters for Museum Careers.

  • At the Job HeadQuarters for museum careers, you can browse jobs by category, view all jobs, post a resume and more.

  • The Employment Information Service at this site provides job listings and career resources which include occupational health nursing directors at NIOSH Education and Research Center and other graduate schools and information on certification.
  • AAIDD is an interdisciplinary organization of professionals and citizens concerned about intellectual and developmental disabilities. It promotes progressive policies, sound research, effective practices and universal human rights for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This site includes a Career Center for job search.
  • This site provides career articles and resources for your professional development. It also includes job listings.
  • A resource for ceramic materials, science and engineering. At the Career Center you can search jobs and post resumes.

  • ACS is the world's largest scientific society. The career section provides career advice, ethics and professionals guidelines. Job seekers can browse jobs by work function, by state/province and by country.

  • The job listing section of this site provides links to sites that contain free job postings. Each site allows you to narrow your search to identify positions that best suit your qualifications and interests.
  • Connecting veterans to business leaders through an online network offering business advice, and a nationwide mentoring program.

  • At the Job Board of this site, job seekers can browse jobs , view all available jobs, receive new job listings daily from the Job Agent, post resumes online and browse featured employers and explore their profiles.

  • ADA is the professional association of dentists committed to the public's oral health, ethics, science and professional advancement. This site is a good source of information on all careers in dentistry, including dental hygiene, dental assisting, and dental laboratory technology. This site also includes job listings.

  • This site includes a Job Bank where job seekers can post an anonymous resume, view job listings, create job alerts and create a personal job seeker account.

  • An interactive web site for people with visual impairments to learn about a wide range of careers with the help of more than 1,500 mentors.  It also includes job listings.

  • "The American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES) is a national, nonprofit organization which nurtures building of community by bridging science and technology with traditional Native values. Through its educational programs, AISES provides opportunities for American Indians and Alaska Natives to pursue studies in science, engineering, and technology arenas. The trained professionals then become technologically informed leaders within the Indian community."
  • The AISES mission is to increase substantially the representation of American Indian and Alaskan Natives in engineering, science and other related technology discipline. At this site, the Career Center provides a resume database for members and a job board that is open to the public.
  • This site provides career and job information along with resources for professional development and networking with others in the field. The Career Center provides hundreds of employment opportunities as well as jobs at AIA National.

  • AICP is the American Planning Association's Professional Institute, providing recognized leadership nationwide in the certification of professional planners, ethics, professional development, planning education, and the standards of planning practice. This site includes the Jobs and Careers section.
  • The American Library Association's Jobseeking page includes the JobLIST with listings and career resources from American Libraries magazine, College and Research Libraries News, and the ALA's Office of Human Resources and Development. Also links to the LITA (Library & Information Technology Association) job site, ALA Placement Services and online Library Employment Resources page.
  • This site includes a Massage Information Center and a Newsroom. At the AMTA JobBank, job seekers can browse job listings while job posting is for members only.
  • The employment services are for Ph.D. mathematicians. Information provided at this site includes advice for new Ph.D.'s, programs for graduate students and new Ph.D.'s, Early Career Profiles: Recent bachelors-level graduates in the Mathematical Sciences and more.
  • American Medical Association invites experienced professionals, office support and new graduates to investigate the broad range of employment. This site also provides information on AMA workplace and employee benefits.
  • The American Meteorological Society (AMS) promotes the development and dissemination of information and education on the atmospheric and related oceanic and hydrologic sciences. This site includes publications from the association, a career guide for the atmospheric and related sciences, certification program information and employment opportunities.
  • At this site you can read AOASM newsletters, view position papers and view job listings at the Career Center.
  • This Website includes news and information for payroll, tax, and human resources professionals. The Career Center provides information on staff development, employer strategies, career strategies and industry research.

  • The American Planning Association site provides information on careers in planning and affiliated fields along with jobs posted with this professional organization.

  • At this site you can view job listings, post a resume, find career information at APHA Headquarters jobs, APHA Internships and Public Health CareerMart.
  • The APWA site provides resource for information on the many fields covering public works and features a list of links to related professional and trade associations. Job listings can be sorted by region and category.
  • You can find your local Red Cross or use VolunteerMatch to locate local Red Cross volunteer opportunities in your community.

  • Red Cross employees help people impacted by disasters and teach members of the community lifesaving skills and disaster preparedness. Others work behind-the-scenes in areas such as accounting, human resources, volunteer resources, fundraising and marketing. The Red Cross offers full-time, part-time and per diem positions.
  • At this site, students will find links to engineering societies, news of interest to engineers, and a link to Tech-interns.com. Other users will want to review the Prism classifieds, the position announcements published in Prism, the monthly magazine of the ASEE.

  • A membership organization exclusively dedicated to meeting the professional needs of human resources leaders in healthcare. This site includes a Volunteer Center and a Career Center which provides job listings, career development tools and featured employers information..
  • Jobline is a service ASIS&T provides to the information science and technology community. The system allows users to search for jobs in the database, post a resume, or create a "My Career" account to manage their job search.

  • ASPA represents public administration practioners, students, and academics. The Public Service Careers site provides job listings, career advice and resources and internship information.

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