Events, Sites, & Resources
Regularly Scheduled Job Search Events
- For Minnesota DEED job fair and hiring events, click here.
- Check out the HIRED career training programs.
- Click here for a directory of Job Fairs in Minnesota
- Minneapolis Job Support Workshop workshops will help you with your job search and career development.
- WomenVenture for information on starting your own business. Click here for free information sessions.
Great Job Search Sites
- LinkUp is a search engine for jobs it pulls from company websites, not the “boards”.
- Job Connect is advertising many great jobs on twitter. Start following them at @JobConnectmn
- Humera Administrative and Professional Staffing - click here
- Jobs at the University of Minnesota
- University of St. Thomas job listings
- USAJOBS.gov is a free web-based job board availalbe to everyone enabling federal job seekers access to thousands of job opportunities across hundreds of federal agencies and organizations.
- ZipRecruiter. Follow on Twitter @ZipRecruiter.
- Great websites for state, city and county jobs:
- The MN Council of Nonprofits has a great job board full of opportunities to work for a nonprofit.
- Find local job opportunities in the Sun Sailor. Click here for online version.
- Glassdoor - search for jobs or read company reviews
- Sign up to get regular emails about job opportunities. Go to Job Thunder!
- Apply for a job at a grocery store near you using this link! Click here.
- Looking for an IT job? Try this great 'career hub' site for tech jobs - Dice.com
- Great opportunities for youth through Tree Trust.
Construction industry websites
- Click here to view state construction positions available. Register on the Construction Hiring Connection here.
- Tradesmen International - click here
- Roofing and flooring positions at CentiMark and QuestMark. Click here for job opportunities, email at HR@centimark.com, or call Tina Ramsburg at (952) 656-9990.
For Our Veterans
- Transitioning From Military to Civilian Careers - includes online resources
- Minnesota Employment and Economic Development - Veterans Employment Services
Jobs For Ex-Offenders
- Amicus - services for adults in community re-entry to promote further responsibility, quality of life and ethical behavior in the home and the community
- New Leaf Workshops for former offenders
- Jobs for Felons, Felon Friendly Employment
- CareerOneStop - career exploration, training, and jobs. Useful self-assessment tools
- uptowork - full of job searching tips and advice
- Check out Accredited Schools Online for online learning tools and resources and MOOC's (Massive Open Online Courses).
- Candidate's Chair is a good website for professionals
- Great websites - CareerCenterToolbox.com, Lucrative Careers, and Quintessential Careers.
- PCs for People - Discounted assistance with computers, internet service, and computer repair
- Volunteering can help you network and develop skills to land a new job. Check out volunteer opportunities in the Twin Cities area at HandsOn Twin Cities and volunteermatch.com.
- Get business cards from Vistaprint
- Find great job advice on Jobfully Blog and careerbuilder.com.
- Networking groups:
- The SHiFT network supports people in mid-life transitions who seek greater meaning in life and work. Click here for more information.