Career Resources for Women

WWWomen -- the self-proclaimed premier search directory for women. Includes a rather large directory of issues relating to women beyond (but including) career and employment issues. Has one of the most vibrant and dynamic online communities for women, with more than 50 different topics.

 

Bella Online: Career -- the career channel of BellaOnline.com, a comprehensive multimedia network created by women for women, hosted by Karen Girard. Subjects include career planning, networking, skills inventory, conflict resolution, and much more.

 

CareerBabe -- providing up-to-date and insightful advice on the hottest career opportunities as well as providing the most useful career information. Job-seekers can also write to CareerBabe for answers to specific questions.

 

 iVillage: Job Resource Center - very helpful site for mom's, mom's to be, also teenage moms. 

 

career-intelligence.com -- an online career resource for women by women, offering multiple tools and resources, including assessment and career planning information; resume and cover letter tips; career counseling; and more. Free to job-seekers.

 

Career Development at St. Kate's- the career development office at St. Kate's is focused on developing its students and helping them advance in there career field. 

Career Women -- online career center for women, including a job bank, resume bank, career resources, advice, and more.

 

Dress for Success -- a nonprofit organization that provides interview suits to low-income women seeking employment. No fees are charged, ever, either to the member organizations or to the women served.

 

Empower Me! -- a great site for the empowerment and advancement of African-American professional and business women. Find all sorts of resources (workshops, conferences, networking forums) to help grow your business, further your career. Free to job-seekers.

 

Womans-Work.com - Flexible jobs (telecommuting, job share, work from home, etc.), job-search (lots in our area)

 

The Feminist Majority Foundation -- provides a career center where female job seekers can post their resumes or search through job listings. Also includes an extensive list of internships for women.

 

Women in Technology - Great resource for women interested in the Technology field.

 

Ms. infinity -- The Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST) developed this site to encourage young women in grades 9 and 10 to continue studying math and science throughout high school to broaden their career possibilities.

 

U.S. Office of Personnel Management-Guide to Recruiting and Retaining Women in Federal Government. 

 

National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) -- the largest women's professional association and the largest women business owners' organization in the country, providing resources and services -- through education, networking, and public advocacy -- to empower its members to achieve career success and financial security.

 

Negotiating Women -- provides innovative training and consulting to professional women; a company of women committed to help other women. Provides practical advice to help women at every stage of your careers to claim your value and create conditions for success in business. No cost to job-seekers.

 

9to5, National Association for Working Women -- the Web site for the 15,000 strong organizations. Deals with issues of job problems, family leave, sexual harassment, job redesign, and other issues related to working women.

 

The Organization of Women in International Trade (OWIT) -- offers a job bank for its members. OWIT is a non-profit professional organization designed to promote women doing business in international trade.

 

Wing to Wing Women's Mentoring Project -- a global volunteer movement that aims to inspire women to reach out to other women and, through the simple act of offering guidance and insight, help them achieve their personal and professional aspirations.

 

Women For Hire -- where women job-seekers can find a variety of career and job resources specifically for you, including recruiting events and job fairs, career coaching, resume critiquing, and job-search seminars. Job-seekers can post your resume. Free and fee-based.

 

WomensJobList.com -- is a career site designed to assist women seeking career advancement. Job-seekers can browse for jobs (by occupation/industry) and post your resume, as well as find tips and other resources. Free to job-seekers.

 

The Society of Women Engineers - Resources for women engineers, info, job-search (members only), news.

 

WomensMedia.com -- a great site for working women, this site provides the latest in-depth material to help working women advance by promoting a positive attitude in women, a respect for women's talents, and a way out of the cycle of seeing women as victims. Includes articles, discussion/networking forums, and more. Free.

 

WomenSportsJobs - a wonderful site for women who are interested in working in the sports industry (including sports marketing, event management, community relations, coaching, athletic administration, health & fitness, broadcasting, and more) can sign-up for subscription-based (and fee-based) job listings as well as submit your resume (for free).

 

Women's Village -- from IMDiversity.com, this site provides valuable information on career opportunities as well as the tools needed to survive and succeed in America's workplace.

 

Womenworking.com -- a career and networking site designed where working women who juggle a career and personal life find strategies for success, including advice on navigating work/life, leadership, and advancement; improving your business skills; and more. No cost to job-seekers.

 

Working Moms Refuge -- a site by working moms for working moms. All sorts of information, resources, and advice -- with special sections related to career management and opportunities, being a single mom, juggling work and parenthood, and other topics. Free to job-seekers.

 

Choices Campus Network - Pro-choice/women's issues, chat, health, job-search (by region), library, links, news.

 



 

 

 

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