Careers & Employment

Includes tools to help job seekers explore careers, investigate salary and benefit information, research education and training opportunities, plan a job search and browse job sites, write and improve resumes and cover letters, prepare for a job interview, and search for jobs.

Goodwill Industries Online Learning
Free, innovative online opportunities to anyone who wants to learn or improve their technology, literacy and/or math skills, and become more successful in both work and life.

HS 21+
HS 21+ is a competency-based high school equivalency program for adult learners 21 and older who do not have a high school diploma or equivalency.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Welcome to the Nation′s premier source for career information! The profiles featured here cover hundreds of occupations and describe what they do, work environment, how to become one, pay, and more.

O*NET Online
O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!

Self Sufficiency Calculator
The Self Sufficiency Calculator can help you plan and develop career goals so you can work toward a better paying job and helps you decide if a job you are considering will pay enough to meet your family's needs.

SkillSource teaches workplace basics in cooperation with school districts, community colleges and employers.  Classes are offered at centers in Eastern Washington, including Othello and Moses Lake.

Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) provides support to laid off workers and downsizing businesses impacted by jobs leaving the USA or foreign products or services making it hard to compete.

Washington Career Bridge
Find the education and training you need to get the job you want.

Washington State Employment Security Department
Data and analysis of Washington state's employment conditions, economy, job market
and work force.

WOIS/The Career Information System
Use WOIS/The Career Information System to explore careers, create goals for your future, make educational plans to reach your goals, and find the training programs and the right schools to help you achieve your dreams.

Workforce Board
The Workforce Training & Education Coordinating Board is a state agency committed to sustaining Washington's economic vitality through a highly skilled workforce.

Washington State's official site for online employment services - find a job, get job search help, locate workforce services in your area, access career information and more.


AARP Livabililty Index
The Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the US on the services and amenities that impact your life the most.

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