Templates

Chronological Resume Template - Use this Microsoft Word template to create a resume. Click on any section inside square brackets [ ] and type in your information.
Skills Based Resume Template - Use this Microsoft Word template to create a resume. Click on any section inside square brackets [ ] and type in your information.
Cover Letter Template - Use this Microsoft Word template to create a cover letter. Click on any section inside square brackets [ ] and type in your information.

Job & Career Accelerator

Learning Express Job & Career Accelerator integrates everything you need to conduct a successful job search, all in one easy-to-use online application. It takes the guess work out of the job search providing step-by-step guidance, expert advice, and interactive tools that allow you to:

Assess & Explore Careers
Identify occupations that match work-related interests and explore over 1,000 detailed occupation prfofiles

Find Jobs & Internships
Search job opportunities from over 5 million up-to-date listings, covering all major online job boards and even local websites. 

Create professional Resumes & Cover Letters
Create documents that stand out using powerful resume and cover letter building featuring over 120 model resumes, step-by-step personalized guidance, expert advice, and more

Master Interviewing Skills
Get ready for the interview and make a great impression with detailed interview guidance, sample questions, expert tips, and more.

Track job search progress
Create and manage tasks, set alerts and reminders, and monitor progress, all from the My Accelerator dashboard

This resource is great for first time online job hunters, persons who have become unemployed, or those who are interested in a career change.

Jobs4Jersey

Jobs4Jersey will help guide people to some of New Jersey's best online tools for finding work, finding skilled employees and connecting to the many programs established to aid businesses and workers alike.
 

Mercer County One Stop Career Center

The Mercer County One-Stop Career Center offers employer/ employment services to connect employers with a well-educated workforce.

The National H.I.R.E. Network

Established by the Legal Action Center, the National Helping Individuals with criminal records Re-enter through Employment Network is both a national clearinghouse for information and an advocate for policy change. The goal of the National H.I.R.E. Network is to increase the number and quality of job opportunities available to people with criminal records by changing public policies, employment practices and public opinion. The National H.I.R.E. Network also provides training and technical assistance to agencies working to improve the employment prospects for people with criminal records.

More Helpful Job and Career Assistance Websites: 

CareerBuilder
Employment listing by type desired and geographical location. Interactive recruitment and self-employment options.

CareerPath.com
A division of Careerbuilder.com that focuses on career tests, occupational advice, and career planning guides.

Monster
Job resource site that includes resume posting, job profiles, and listings.
 
Dice.com
National job search and posting site for applicants, as well as recruiters, in technology fields. Permanent contract & consulting jobs.
 
InformationWeek: Career
Informational career publication focused on technology fields. 
 
SimplyHired
Search for jobs by category, skill, or location. Also provides information about job trends and salaries.
 
Indeed.com
Job resource site that allows you to search for local, domestic, and international jobs.
 
Craigslist
Free online listing site for jobs, housing, and services. Also offers a section to post resumes.
 
GlassDoor
Search jobs, discover companies, find interview questions and more, based on information provided by actual employees.
 
Mediabistro
Resource site with a focus on media jobs, including social media, gaming, mobile, information technology, public relations, and graphic design.
 
Idealist
Search for jobs, internships and volunteer opportunities with a focus on non-profit and humanitarian companies and organizations.
 
USAjobs.gov
Job resource for federal job listings where you can create an account and post a resume. Special job sections focus on veterans, individuals with disabilities, and students.
 
Internships.com
Listing site devoted to internship opportunities throughout the county and around the world.
 
LinkedIn
Social networking site where you can search for jobs, connect to employers, and join in career discussions.
 
Veteran Jobs
Job search site for United States veterans. Includes job boards, a place to post resumes, and a “military skills translator” for transitioning veterans.
 
Federal Jobs Digest
An online U.S. federal government jobs newsletter with government openings by occupation and geographic area.