Useful Web Sites For TNG Job Seekers


Index:

List of Area Companies
Area Information and News Sites
Area Networking Groups
Local Organizations
Company Research
Salary Sites/Surveys
Search Engines
Government SIC Codes
NC State and Federal Government Sites for Jobs
Occupational Outlook Handbook—Job Descriptions
Dictionary of Occupational Titles
Additional US Dept. of Labor Resources (Job Trends, etc.)
Sites Posting Jobs, Accepting Resumes, etc.
Military Transition/Jobs
Minority Sites (African American, Hispanic, Asian, Native Americans, Women)
Disability Sites 
Services for the Foreign-born & Educated
Employment Security Commission Job Service 
Relocation
North Carolina Biotechnology Center
Entrepreneurial Development 
Free Online Computer Training and Certification
Free Email
Free and low cost business cards
Credit Education
International Jobs
MBA Job Sites
Project Management/Logistics/Supply Chain Management
Professional Associations
Franchise
Home-Based Business
Books for Search and Business


 

Triangle Area Companies

Directory of RTP Companies  


Area Information and News Sites

http://www.rtplinks.com/. Local area information and business websites in Raleigh, Durham, and the surrounding area of the Research Triangle Park, RTP

http://triangleatwork.com/ Triangle At Work is the insider’s guide to living and working in the Triangle

http://www.interest.com/top100.html (Top 100 newspapers)

www.trianglejobs.com  (News & Observer – Triangle job sites/includes list of area employment agencies)

www.amcity.com  (Top Business Journals)

www.dbusinessnews.com/triangle   (Business and venture capital news with links to Triad, Charlotte, Wilmington – great links to things like The Business Leader, Carolina Business)

www.triangle.bizjournals.com/triangle/   (The Business Journal for the Triangle)

www.trianglehelpwanted.com  (triangle jobs)

http://www.vcu.edu/cppweb/urban/directory.pdf  Richmond, VA technology companies

Area Networking Groups

http://www.trianglenetworkinggroup.com/  High tech networking) to join mailing list send email to

www.triangletechjournal.com  they have a networking group that meets once a month

www.levineassociates.net   ExecuNet networking group for executives – click on the “networking” tab

TriangleBusinessNews@yahoogroups.com (for regular news about companies in the area)

http://mailman.hesketh.net/mailman/listinfo/criticalmass  (Informal network meeting once a month – mostly tech, biotech, and start up people at all levels)

RTPseekers@yahoogroups.com  (a job seekers networking group)

www.levineassociates.net (He runs an ExecuNet Networking Meeting in the area for CEOs and very senior executives)

the Gathering  sponcered by the Business Leader – meeting held once month

www.netsuds.com  meetings monthly on Wednesdays like after hours business things – sometimes events and speakers 

Durham Chamber Business After Hours visit: http://www.thechamber.net/cgi-bin/foxweb.exe/commcale/99profile?caleid=1376&cc=DCCNC

Triangle Internet Workers visit: http://www.itbiztoday.com/

CED Infotech Roundtable Register at https://secure.hesketh.net/cednc/events/register/infotech_rndtbl.html $30

Cary Business After Hours Visit: http://www.carychamber.com/www/Calendar/CalendarIndexB3.htm

Triangle Interactive Marketing Association Visit: http://www.tima-nc.org/index.htm

Morrisville Business After Hours 919.380.9026

 

 Local Organizations

TiE-Carolinas

Council for Entrepreneurial Development

Triange Engineering Consulting Group

Triangle XML Interest Group

Society for Technical Communication - Carolina Chapter

North Carolina Electronics & Information Technologies Association

 

Company Research

http://www.sec.gov/cgi-bin/srch-edgar

http://www.dbm.com/jobguide

http://www.hoovers.com

http://www.thomasregister.com/new.asp

http://www.quicken.com (go to quote of co. click to info)

http://www.bigcharts.com (financials/analysis on co’s)

http://www.powerize.com (industry specific articles)

http://www.wetfeet.com (corp. culture./jobs—inside info)

http://yahoo.com (look under finance for research)

http://www.edgar-online.com

http://www.freeedgar.com 

http://www.investmove.com  (invest. search engine)

http://www.findarticles.com (resource for press releases, etc.)

http://www.financialmuse.com (financial site for women)

http://www.vault.com (company culture)

http://www.fortune.com   (best places to work)

http:/www.workingmother.com  (family-friendly companies)

http://computerworld.com (best companies for tech workers)

www.fortune500.com (for a list of the Fortune 500 companies)  

www.wsrn.com  The Wall Street Research Network for financials as well as recent news

Salary Sites/Surveys                                                                                                                                                   

www.medzilla.com (excellent salary detail)                                     

www.careerjournal.com  (check out futurestep)                            

http://stats.bls.gov//comhome.htm                                                  

www.salaryexpert.com                                                                       

http://www.acinet.org                                                                        

http://stats.bls.gov//oes//state//oess-data.htm                                             

http://joboptions.com                                                                        

http://www.homefair.com/homefair/cmr/salcalc.html) (International cost of living comparisons)                        

www.erieri.com                                                                                    

www.compensationlink.com (extensive HR info site)                   

www.salary.com   (easiest & best)                                                   

www.bls.gov/ocohome.htm (US Dept. Labor)                               

www.erieri.com/doltrends (Econ. Resear. Instit.)                           

www.dbm.com/jobguide/salary.html  (the Riley Guide)

http://salarycenter.monster.com                                                       

http:myjobsearch.com/negotiating.html

www.computerworld.com (IT salary survey—all levels)              

www.wageweb.com

www.pencomsi.com/industry.html                                                                                                                          

www.rhii.com/resources/guide.html

www.jobsmart.com  (good place to look up salaries)

Search Engines                                                          

http://about.com                                                                                 

http://google.com                                                                               

http://marshallbrain.com                                                                    

www.goto.com (B2B, small business site)                                      

www.alltheweb.com (“big search”)                                                  

www.search.com (searches 700 engines at once)                          

www.job-search-engine.com                             

http://dogpile.com (search businesses by zip code or by name)

http://looksmart.com

www.ragingsearch.com

www.searchenginewatch.com

www.investmove.com (invest. search engine)

www.careerengine.com

www.tims.org 

Government SIC Codes                                            

http://www.osha.gov/cgi-bin/sic/sicser5   (all SIC codes)           

                                                                                                               

NC State and Federal Government Sites for Jobs

www.ncsu.edu/jobs

www.sips.state.nc.us/nchome.html (State Agencies)

www.usajobs.opm.gov/a1.htm#top

www.raleigh-nc.org

www.ci.cary.nc.us

www.osp.state.nc.us (NC State Gov.)

www.co.wake.nc.us (Wake County Positions)

www.jobsfed.com (Federal Jobs)

Occupational Outlook Handbook—Job                    

Descriptions                                                              

http://stat.bls.gov/ocohome.htm

                                                                                   

Dictionary of Occupational Titles      

www.immigration-usa.com/dot_index.html


Additional US Dept. of Labor Resources (Job Trends, etc.)

http://stat.bls.gov (home page US Labor             

www.dol.gov/dol/asp/public/futurework (US GOV, Dept. of Labor Report on the state of US workers)

http://online.onetcenter.org

http://www.census.gov/epcd/naics/naicstb1.txt  (NAICS and SIC codes for US)

 

 

Sites Posting Jobs, Accepting Resumes, etc.          

www.monster.com  (over 450,000 job postings)

www.careershop.com/

www.tigerjobs.com/acceptit/NC (sales, marketing, advertising)

www.wetfeet.com   (about 1,600 postings mainly in finance, consulting, technology, and the Internet

www.chiefmonster.com (executive postings) 

www.vault.com  (over 150,000 job postings)  

www.recruitersonline.com            

www.technies.com (access to jobs in our local area)                  

www.headhunter.net

www.careermosaic.com

www.americasjobbank.com (US Job Bank)

www.jobsonline.com

www.acinet.org (US Career InfoNet)

www.careerpath.com

www.espan.com  

www.hire.com

www.jobstar.org (jobs in Calif./salary site)

www.brilliantpeople.com   

www.dice.com  (good source for lots, good R&D)

www.careercity.com

www.net-temps.com

www.computerjobs.com    

www.nationjob.com

www.6figurejobs.com  (executive site)            

www.coolworks.com          

http://sc:jobsearch.org/ (South Carolina job search)

www.usajobs.opm.gov/ (US government jobs)             

http://aarp.org/ (for the mature worker)

www.usatech.com/empl.htm (Internet links to other job sites)

www.freeagent.com (contract work—gigs)

www.jobdirect.com (best for new grads)

www.ants.com (contract work—gigs)

www.careermag.com

www.guru.com (contract work—gigs)

www.leadersonline.com (executive site)

www.imcor.com (executive site)

www.kforce.com   (quick salary check too)    

www.futurestep.com (Korn & Ferry site)        

www.laicompass.com (executive site)

http://www.employmentguide.com (Employmentguide.com - Hourly Jobs)           

www.bestjobsusa.com

www.careersonline.com

www.4work.com  

www.hotjobs.com  (about 7,000 postings)

www.ieeeusa.org/jobs (engineering site, jobs)

www.jobbankusa.com

www.jobtrak.com  (new grads/specific college alumni)

www.shrm.org/jobs (human resource jobs)

www.getinterviews.com (good links)

www.myjobsearch.com      

www.smartjobs.com

www.123raleigh.com (Raleigh job site)

www.occ.com       (technical job site)

www.ojb.dni.us (all state employment agencies)

www.careers.org/reg/crusa-nc.html (NC jobs)

www.sixsigmajobs.com (SC job site)

www.careerbuilder.com       (search & articles)

www.jobfactory.com

www.clickcarolina.com (NC & SC jobs)

www.careerflex.com

www.brassring.com (high tech & other jobs)

www.cooljobs.com

www.ispi.org (perform.improv.jobs)

www.informationweek.com/career2 (broad tech site)

www.hrjobnet.com (human resource jobs)     

www.cweb.com (NC jobs)

www.careers.org 

www.careerhighway.com (confiden. Profile site)

www.joboptions.com    

www.topjobsusa.com

www.roundtable.org/search.html  (list of job banks)

www.wantedjobs.com (free download)

www.hrhub.com (human resource site)

www.trianglejobs.com  (Raleigh job site)

www.nextwave.org  (Amer.Assoc, Advan. of Science)

www.christiancareercenter.com

www.jobweb.com (new grad site)

www.medsearch.com (health job site)

www.scguild.com (software contract work)

www.1-jobs.com

www.thingamajob.com (local recruiter site)

www.workindex.com

www.internetcareerresources.com (dotcom jobs)

http://executive.monster.com (easy access to companies)

www.mediabistro.com (media/journalism jobs)

www.webjobsusa.com (multiple sites for web designers)

www.brassring.com (high tech jobs)

www.casinocareers.com (casino jobs)

www.flipdog.com

www.careerlog.com (logistics positions)

www.eliasassociates.com (search by categories)      

www.ihireHR.com (for HR jobs)

www.bluesteps.com (to get on the list viewed by Members of the Executive recruiters association)

www.nbci.com (all types of jobs including executive – includes searches by salary, company, state, city)

www.123triangle.com (Raleigh area positions of all types)

www.supplyjobs.com (logistics)

www.marketingjobs.com (marketing positions nationwide)

www.execunet.com (executive site)

www.rileyguide.com

www.ecojobs.com (environmental companies and jobs in NC)

www.journalismjobs.com (journalism jobs)

www.telecomcareers.net (telecommunication jobs)

http://info@elinvar.com (local recruiter)

www.accountingclassifieds.com (entry-level to CFO)

www.windingroad.com (retained senior recruiter)

www.resumeblaster.com

http://www.centerwatch.com/ (for clinical trials employment)

www.tatumCFO.com  (CFO interim, full time, and project)

www.insurancejobzone.com  (insurance jobs)

www.techies.com (tech jobs and information)

http://www.graylingassociates.com/ (Specializes in recruiting for the insurance industry)

http://www.circuitonline.com/techjobs (specializes in the semiconductor manufacturing field

http://www.nationjob.com/financial (finance, accounting and insurance jobs)

http://www.jp.intersearch.org/assign.html (world-wide positions)

http://www.tcm.com/trdev/ (training and development jobs)

www.cio.com  For senior IT positions

www.ritesite.com   Site with lots of IT positions

http://www.convergencecareers.com/  for Broadband and Telecom

www.ejobs.org  environmental jobs – links to company and state job postings

www.vetjobs.com for veterans

www.washingtonjobs.com  jobs in Washington DC – through the Washington Post

www.employment911.com multi-site searcher looks at over 100 sites

www.computerjobs.com good for technical people

www.1execstreet.com/jobboards.asp job listings with evaluations

www.higherdiversity.com (all of EDS jobs are on this site – diversity includes older white males)

www.jobs.com (mentioned by several clients as a good site)

http://justtechjobs.com/

                                 

 

Military Transition/Jobs

www.dmdc.osd.mil/ot/ (job site)                                                       

www.va.gov/ (Dept. of Vet. Affairs—gen. Info)                    

www.smartcareers.com (job site)                                                      

www.metlife.com/Lifeadvice/Family/Docs/militaryinto.html (general information on military transition—light)

www.onsite-inc.com (job site)

www.militarycareers.com/index.html (military career opportunities)

http://dlir.state.hi.us/wdd/vets/vetsconnect.html (job site and general information on transition from military)

www.dmdc.osd.mil/ot/ (job site)

Minority Sites (African American, Hispanic, Asian, Native Americans, Women)

www.minorities.com/landing.html                                                                                                                                                                    

www.blackvoices.com                                                                        

www.minorities-jb.com/hispanic.htm                                                                                                                                                               

www.workingmother.com (best companies fr mothers)

www.diversityworld.com/afamer.html

www.afrjobs.com

www.ushcc.com (Hispanic site)

Disability Sites                                                               

www.abletowork.org                                                                                                                                                                                                          

www.nbdc.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

www.wdsc.org/disability/                                                                                                                                                                                                  

www.nbdc.com/home.asp                                                                                                                                                                                                 

www.jobfactory.com                                                                                                                                                                                                            

www.careerexcahnge.com

www.diversityworld.com/disability.html

www.nbdc.com/job_seek/job_seek.asp

http://quintcareers.com

http://jobaccess.org

Services for the Foreign-born & Educated

www.psesd.wednet.edu/certification/foreign.html  (transcript evaluation for equivalency to US college degree programs)

www.eres.com (transcript evaluation for equivalency to US college degree programs)

www.ins.usdoj.gov/graphics/index.htm (US government immigration/information site)

www.immigration.about.com

www.intertalentbank.com (good for anyone but they specialize in placing internationals in IT, engineering positions)

Employment Security Commission Job Service       

www.esc.state.nc.us (for North Carolina)                                       

http://scjob.sces.org/ (for South Carolina)                                     

Relocation

www.50states.com                                                                              

www.citysearch.com                                                                          

www.homeadvisor.com                                                                      

www.mapquest.com                                                                           

www.homepricecheck.com

www.homestore.com          

http://www.digitalcity.com

http://www.officialcitysites.org        

http://realtor.com

http://virtualrelocation.com

North Carolina Biotechnology Center                                  

http://www.ncbiotech.org/ (Information about the Center – also look for quick list of all area companies)

Entrepreneurial Development                                              

http://www.cednc.org/  (Council for Entrepreneurial Development RTP Council) (if you are a member of the Triangle Networking Group, you can join CED for $75)

www.springboardenterprises.com  to help women get capital funding

www.office.com (small business site)                                              

www.herassistant.com (sm. bus. for women)                                 

www.smallbusinesses.com/Raleigh.htm

http://www.sbtdc.org  (Small Business and Technology Development Center)                                      

www.afrocenter.com (Afro-Amer. Site)                                                                           

www.nbbc.org (Afro-Amer. Site)                                                     

www.mommysatwork.com                                                 

www.bizfocus.com                                                                              

http://yourhomebiz.com                                                                     

www.hbwm.com                                                                                  

www.ciber.bus.msu.edu/busres.htm (internatl. bus.)

www.bizoffice.com/library/library.html (includes bus.plans)

www.inreach.com/sbdc/book (Small Bus. Admin. Info.)

www.allsmallbiz.com (small bus. search engine)

www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0104623.html

www.funcareers.com

www.wahm.com

www.bizoffice.com

www.bizweb2000.com

www.fuld.com/i3/index.html (internatl. bus. info. search)

http://www.wake.tec.nc.us/conted/index.html#busidiv    Wake Tech Community College Business Division

Free Online Computer Training and Certification   

www.brainbench.com                                                                         

www.freeedu.com

www.alx.org America’s Learning Exchange

Free Email

www.hotmail.com

www.yahoo.com                                                   

www.hushmail.com  confidential – non-tractable email

Free and low cost business cards

www.vistaprint.com  nice cards – free with their logo on the back –without logo for a small charge

www.Iprint.com  business cards free

Credit Education

www.dca.org  (nonprofit financial help)

www.bankofamerica.com/tools/index.cfm?Menu_Sel=credit  credit education/credit quiz, etc.

International Jobs

www.actijob.com   Canadian Jobs                                                                                                                                                                    

http://infoseek.go.com/webdir/careers/job_listings/international/europe/jobs_in_france    substitute other European countries on the end of this URL

www.canadajobs.com    Canadian Jobs                                                                                                                                          

www.dbm.com/jobguide/internat.html  internatl. jobs  

www.planetrecruit.com  internatl. IT jobs                                                                                                                                       

http://safetynet.doleta.gov/overseas.htm                                                                                                                                        

www.bilingual-jobs.com   bilingual job opportunities

http://adminet.com/comp   French companies with links

www.canadiancareers.com

www.overseasjobs.com

http://international.monster.com

www.careermosaic.com/cm/gateway

MBA Job Sites

www.mbajobs.com                                                                                                                                                                                                              

www.mbanetwork.com                                                                                                                                                                                                       

www.mbafreeagents.com

www.mbacareers.com

Project Management/Logistics/Supply Chain Management

http://www.pmi.org/chapters/nc/index.htm  Local project management organization and certification

Professional Associations

www.acq.org    Association for Corporate Growth – (networking for corporate executives)

http://www.acg.org/rtp/  Association for Corporate Growth – Research Triangle Chapter

www.napeo.org    National Association of Professional Employer Organizations

www.todn-nc.org   Triangle area organizational development network

www.tshrm.com   Triangle Durham area human resource management organization

www.rwhrma.org   Triangle Raleigh area human resource management organization

www.aiim.org   Enterprise Content Management Association

www.rprs.org   Raleigh Public Relations Society

Society for Technical Communicators

www.feng.org  (financial executive website)

http://www.iabctriangle.org/  (International Association of Business Communicators)

http://www.stc-carolina.org/  (Society for Technical Communications on Carolina)

www.ispe.org (International Society Pharmaceutical Engineers-IT professionals in Healthcare)

www.aaps.org (American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists)

 http://www.ieee.org/portal/index.jsp  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers – leading authority in technical areas ranging from computer engineering, biomedical technology, and telecommunications to electric power, aerospace, and consumer electronics. 

http://www.aitp.org    and   http://www.rtp-aitp.org  The Association of Information Technology Professionals.  Local chapter includes IT Managers, Programming/Systems Engineers, Researchers, Consultants, Sales and Marketing Managers, and Publishers.

www.ispicarolinas.org    International Society for Performance Improvement – the local chapter 

www.feng.com  a networking group through ExecuNet for financial executives.  May soon be a local network group

Franchise

http://www.franchise.org/default-flash.asp  International Franchise organization

www.FranchiseOpportunities.com  Comprehensive source

www.franchiseexperts.com or www.franchisematch.com  recruiter for franchises – fee paid by the franchise operations to find people interested in investing  (work with people who want to start up franchises) Dan Connell with Entrepreneur Source 888-808-5883)

Home-Based Business

http://www.usahomebusiness.com/   National Association

http://www.ameribiz.com/quicklink.htm   Internet home site link

http://www.bestmall.com/mall/   yellow pages of network marketing

http://www.mlmlaw.com/    Explanations of types of MLM, buyers club, etc.  and the law

http://www.networkmarketingnews.com/    MLM magazine – an unbiased look at network marketing

http://www.careersfromhome.com/default.asp   Careers From Home

http://www.offsitetechies.com/index.asp   Offsite Techies

http://www.work-at-home-index.net/   Work at Home Index

http://www.work-at-home-dot.com/   Work at Home.com

http://www.slowlane.com/   Slow Lane (a stay at home Dad site)

http://www.dadstayshome.com/index.html   Daddy Stays Home (a stay at home Dad site)

Books for Search and Business

Gold Book of Venture Capital Firms – Kennedy ISSBN 1-885922-31-0