To Help You Compete In Today's Job Market

To be successful in today's job market, you must make the most of your skills, knowledge and experience - and adjust them to the changing workplace. Take charge of your future. Prepare. Use these resources to make your job search successful.

1. Polish Your Job Search Skills

The Resume Guide

Write a job-winning resume. Want to know what employers look for in a resume? Get the employer viewpoint and samples of resume styles, along with information on how to write the resume that will open the door to the job you want. The Resume Guide in its original print format is also available.

Quick Tips pdf format of    The Resume Guide

Six short guides to give you a quick overview of the skills you need for a successful job search.

2. Conduct your Job Search on the Web

Massachusetts Job Quest

From job openings in your neighborhood to jobs available nationwide, JobQuest is your online resource. Check out the schedule of workshops, job fairs and other events sponsored by Massachusetts One-Stop Career Centers. If you want to learn new skills, you can search for training opportunities.

Link to other online resources using this convenient listing.

Massachusetts Career Information System (MASSCIS)

A PC-based system designed to make occupational and other career information easily accessible to job seekers, students, and their counselors.