List of Job Seeker Resources (by Category)

The following Job Seeker Resources List is a compilation of helpful job search-related websites that are categorized by topic across multiple areas of concentration.

Seeking employment is a time-consuming and sometimes disheartening experience that most of us experience at least once. So, I created this Job Seeker Resources List to help as many job seekers as possible.

This post is a great place to start if you’re looking for job search help, inspiration, and resources based on industry specialization, experience level, and geographic location. Happy browsing!

Here’s the Job Seeker Resources List:

Alumni Associations (by University)

Career Blogs & Forums

Career Planning

Career Tests & Assessments

Cheap Resume Services

Cover Letters

  • Adobe Creative Cloud Express maintains a free library of cover letter templates.
  • Hloom offers a collection of free cover letter templates and a workshop-style guide with examples.

Creative Resume Services

  • Loft Resumes is dedicated to crafting gorgeous resumes that help you reach your goals.

Employers (Companies & Businesses)

Employer Research

Employment Agencies (Staffing & Recruiting Firms)

Events & Conferences


  • Big Interview combines expert video lessons and an interactive interview practice tool.
  • Job-Interview is a resource center with advice and guidance to help prepare for any big interview.
  • Pramp is a community for software engineers, developers and hackers to practice live coding interviews.

Job Descriptions

  • Career Igniter helps you quickly and easily discover careers that you are interested in.
  • JobHero provides detailed information on hundreds of common job titles.
  • NextAdvocate offers a directory of job descriptions by career type, salary, and education level.
  • What for Work maintains an in-depth library of job descriptions across a variety of occupations.

Job Sites & Job Boards

Mobile Career Apps

Networking Sites


Professional Associations & Organizations

Professional Branding

Professional Designations (Certifications)

Professional Development

  • Quistic creates online courses designed to help you build a career that supports the life you want.


  • Allison & Taylor is a leading provider of job reference checking services & employment verification.
  • JobReferences is a professional reference checking company and employment verification firm.

Resume Analysis

  • Jobscan boosts your interview chances by optimizing your resume keywords to any job description.
  • Resunate uses web based software to build a resume and automatically evaluate & improve it for every job.
  • RezScore is the world’s first, best, and only online resume grader.

Resume Builders

Resume Distribution Service

  • Custom Databanks sends your resume to 1.000+ recruiters via email based on your search criteria.
  • Resume Rabbit is a leading resume distribution tool since 1999.

Salary Research

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