General Employment Websites

Career OneStop – sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.

CoverLetters.com – by Bill Frank, author of 200 Letters for Job Hunters.

Glassdoor – contains company reviews, salary reports, job searching tips, job openings, and more.

The Riley Guide – this site has provided free career and employment information since 1994. Provides links to many job sites and other job-seeking information.

O*Net Online – created for the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration. Links to America’s Job Bank and other sites.

Occupational Outlook Handbook – from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, this site provides information on hundreds of different types of jobs, including education and training, what workers do on the job, earnings, working conditions, and future outlook for that type of work.

What Do You Like? – from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, this site is similar to the Occupational Outlook Handbook but is geared towards high school students.

Employment and Training Resources – Many links to great sites

Escape Artist – overseas employment and opportunities

Monster.com – global online employment site for people seeking jobs and employers who need great people. Provides a full array of job seeking, career management, and recruitment products and services.

Indeed.com – contains job listings from thousands of websites, including job boards, newspapers, associations, and company career pages. Job seekers do not apply for jobs through Indeed; they simply see job postings. Applicants can then decide which jobs are of interest and then go to the corresponding sites to apply.

Simply Hired – job search engine that pulls listings from thousands of sites across the Web including the leading job boards, company career sites, newspapers, non-profits, government sites, and more. Simply Hired allows job seekers to search all of the jobs on the Web in one place for free.

Neuvoo.com – job search engine that indexes jobs directly from companies’ career websites, placement agencies, and job boards.

Local Jobs on Craigslist:

Craigslist Boston

Craigslist Worcester

Craigslist Providence

New England Employer – job openings in the six New England states