Associations Canada via Canada's Information Resource Centre, current (online)
Directory of over 19,000 Canadian organizations and international groups; includes industry, commercial, registered charities, special interest and non-profit groups
Location of Print: INNIS Reference HS 17 .A88, current edition, MILLS and THODE, older editions
Canadian Occupational Projection System (COPS)
Provides projections of future trends in the numbers of job openings and job seekers by occupation at the national level.
CANSIM (Statistics Canada)
Search or browse for tables containing current and historical Canadian statistics dealing with labour, employment, occupations, wages and other related topics.
Includes Canadian information on hundreds of occupations. Occupational profiles typically include job descriptions, working conditions, education and training, earnings, and links to related occupations and other resources.
Career and Professional Development (CPD) (McMaster University)
formerly Center for Business Career Development (CBCD)
Location: McMaster DeGroote School of Business, Room 112
Careers and Employment Canada via Canada's Information Resource Centre
A directory to careers and employment services across Canada.
Eluta is a job search engine that specializes in finding new jobs inside Canada directly from employer websites.Search by occupation, top employers, keywords or location.
Includes millions of company reviews, CEO approval ratings, salary reports, interview reviews and questions, benefits reviews, and more. International in scope.
Search job sites, newspapers, associations and company career pages. Canadian focus.
Job Bank (Government of Canada)
Includes job search, job market trends and career exploration for Canada. Select the Job Bank menu to search by occupation, by wages, by outlook, and by skills & knowlegde.
Jobs and the Workplace (Government of Canada)
Identifies Canadian job related sites and tools. Includes links on how to find a job, training, hiring and managing employees, workplace standards and more.
Includes job postings across Canada, career advice, latest news and headlines related to jobs and Canadian market.
Labour (Statistics Canada)
To view publications and statistics related to labour in Canada, select a subtopic link such as Hours of work and work arrangements, Job training and educational attainment, Occupations, etc.
http://lynda.degroote.mcmaster.ca/ - this version only available to McMaster users affiliated with the DeGroote School of Business; all other users can book time with Lynda in the Lyons New Media Centre, Mills Library, 4th floor.
Contains thousands of instructional videos on a broad range of topics including career development, communication, leadership and management.
Manpower Employment Outlook Survey
Employer hiring plans from around the world.
National Occupational Classification (NOC)
HTML: NOC 2016, 2011 and 2006 via Government of Canada | NOC 2016 and 2011 via Statistics Canada
PDF: NOC 2011 via Statistics Canada
NOC organizes over 40,000 job titles into 500 occupational group descriptions. Can be used to provide information on occupations and to understand the jobs found throughout Canada's labour market.
Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)
OOH provides career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations.
O*NET Online (U.S.)
O*NET includes information on skills, abilities, knowledges, work activities, and interests associated with occupations. Information is available for over 900 occupations.
Riley Guide (U.S.) - now MyPerfectResume
Gateway for job search, career exploration and school information.
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) 2010 (U.S. Bureau of Labour Statistics)
SOC is used to classify workers into one of 840 detailed occupations according to their occupational definition.
Student Success Centre - Job Search Strategies (McMaster University)
Location: McMaster University, Gilmour Hall, Room 110
Find meaningful jobs, explore career paths and check out helpful resources. Canadian focus.
What Color is Your Parachute? A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career Changers
Location: MILLS Reference (2nd floor) HF 5383 .B56, current edition, MILLS Bookstacks, older editions
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