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Career Guide

Welcome the NECC Library's guide to careers! This guide contains information about books, ebooks, articles, streaming videos, and internet resources that will help you research jobs and professions.

Self-Assessment Tools

Identify your Skills, Interests, Values and Abilities

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A successful job search requires time, planning and research. Take a moment to consider how your interests and passions, values and your personality will relate to your career. You may be surprised at what you learn about yourself. These are a just few personality tests that can be used to explore your own likes and dislikes online.

Check out the College and Career Readiness Workshops to learn more about Strength Quests, Myers Briggs and DiSC profile.

Explore Online

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Use "What do you want to do for a living?" at My Next Move to browse career choices by industry, key words or interest.  Veterans can enter names or codes of military classification into My Next Move for Veterans to learn about civilian careers with similar work qualifications.


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