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Effective Career planning considers both internal and external factors

Education Planner

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Explore Your Post-Secondary Options in BC

My Blueprint

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Set up and use the ePortfolio in MyBlueprint

Explore Careers

Explore Careers by Essential Skills

Career Handbook:  Classification Structure by Skill Type  Compiled by Human Resources and Skills Development Canada) this site will give you information on personal characteristics and skills for most occupations.  Choose a group, e.g. "Health Occupations" and then click on a subcategory, e.g. "Dentists". 

Career Exporation

Career Life Ed

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Featured Websites

How to Write a Resume - from Open Colleges

Online Resume Generator - from ReadWriteThink

Three Excellent Cover Letter Examples - from The Guardian

 

Job Exploration Sites

Monster.ca - Find thousands of helpful articles on resume writing, job hunting techniques, career planning tips and more.

BC Work Futures

Work BC is a British Columbia career resource that provides detailed profiles of careers. Click the image to go to the resource which  includes detailed descriptions of over 200 occupations and how they relate to the labour market and provides information on education and training, choosing a career, workplace skills, and apprenticeships.

Employment Outlook

Use this Work BC page to find out the employment outlook for careers (job market conditions). Click the image.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

The US Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook provides detailed information about careers. Note that since this is an American site, the salaries will be in American dollars. Click the image to go to the resource.