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Jobzone A free, online job search and career planning system that helps adults make informed career decisions. was designed by the NYS Department of Labor and provides access to up-to-date job postings and basic job preparation tools such as a resume builder, reference list maker and cover letter application. https://careerzone.ny.gov/views/careerzone/index.jsf
Career Lab Includes strategies for writing cover letters, how to guarantee good references, build good business relationships.  http://www.careerlab.com/letters/default.htm

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Learning Express Library 3.0 (Provided by CEFLS Libraries) A site with interactive skill-building courses and a broad range of practice tests based on such official exams as the ACT, SAT, GED, ASVAB, Firefighter, Police Officer, Paramedic, EMT Basic, U.S. Citizenship, Postal Worker, Cosmetology, and Real Estate Agent & Broker Exams. Also explore the Job Search resources, such as Resume Writing and Interviewing courses.
Informational Interviewing Tutorial An informational interview should be an integral part of your networking and job-hunting plan, this tutorial will help you build a network of contacts in your career field.  http://www.quintcareers.com/informational_interviewing.html
Interviewing Tips Learn the do's and don'ts of interviewing, the most frequently asked interview questions and questions to ask the interviewer. http://www.quintcareers.com/interviewing-dos-donts.html
LinkedIn This is a professional relationship building and networking site. http://www.linkedin.com/

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