Helpful Links
A state sponsored website providing information and services on Kentucky's human capital. Directed at workers, employers and economists.

A popular U.S. Dept. of Labor sponsored web service that provides job seekers with information and assistance on topics including resume writing, job markets, unemployment, education and retraining, salaries and benefits, and more.
Comprehensive job and resume service; especially helpful resources on career shifts and tracking trends in job markets.

Career Guide to Industries
An online publication of the Bureau of Labor Statistics that tracks labor and economic trends for a variety of industries. As a companion to the Occupational Outlook Handbook (see below), it relates industry trends to specific occupations.

The Career Gateway
The Career Gateway offers access to online tools, resources, and leads that help you be more successful in finding and securing employment. The Career Gateway is a program of JFCS Career Services.

Career Management News from the Wall Street Journal
Articles on the economic and financial aspects of job retention, job searching, unemployment and more. Also provides links to job postings for executive and $100,000+ positions.

Crew Center
A local career counseling service providing guidance and resources for each phase of one's job search or career development.

Green Career Guide
This site provides listings of educational and training opportunities, job openings and career trends in the emerging green economy.

Indiana Department of Workforce Development

The Indiana Department of Workforce Development serves the worker and the employer to ensure workplace success. DWD is committed to innovating and invigorating Indianaís economic future.

Job Employment Guide
One-stop job resource site, including information and links for job searching, career changes, resume writing, interviews, termination and resignation of position, and salary and wage negotiation.

Job Hunters Bible
The official online companion to Dick Bolles' "What Color Is Your Parachute?", a popular job search handbook. It offers an introduction to internet job searching for those with little internet experience.

KentuckianaWorks oversees the region's system of One-Stop Career Centers, where job seekers can find jobs and education and training opportunities and apply for unemployment insurance. One-Stop Career Centers also help employers meet their workforce needs by linking them with qualified employees.

Kentucky Office of Employment & Training
The Kentucky Office of Employment and Training is part of the Department of Workforce Investment. Office of Employment and Training Staff provide job services, unemployment insurance services, Labor Market Information, and training opportunities.

Money Matters
Learn how to recognize common scams. Topics include jobs, services, products, and offers. This website was created by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the nationís consumer protection agency.

Kentucky Personnel Cabinet
Information from the Personnel Cabinet including job openings, benefits, employment services, and an on-line application process.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
An online publication from the Bureau of Labor Statistics providing informative entries for hundreds of occupations. Each entry includes the requisite education and training, occupational and industry forecasts, work description, and working conditions. Also, consult companion Career Guide to Industries (see above).

The Riley Guide
A simple but comprehensive collection of resources for both employers and prospective employees. The site includes web links, articles and practical advice on resumes and cover letters, job searching, negotiating salary and benefits, networking and recruiting, and more.

Workforce Kentucky
Offers opportunities to register for jobs, apply for employment and training services, complete a job search and develop a resume through the Employ Kentucky system.