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

  • 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.
  • Resumezing transforms your current resume into a beautiful eye-catching work of art.

Employers (Companies & Businesses)

Employer Research

  • Career Bliss is an online career community that is designed to help you find happiness.
  • Comparably provides the most accurate and comprehensive compensation and culture data.
  • Craft is a machine learning-driven platform to discover and track innovative companies and sectors.
  • Glassdoor offers valuable insights from past and current employees of companies nationwide.
  • Job Case is committed to connecting, empowering, and employing America’s workforce.
  • Vault provides in-depth intelligence on what it’s really like to work within an industry, company, or profession.

Employment Agencies (Staffing & Recruiting Firms)

Events & Conferences

Expensive Resume Services

Interviewing

  • 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.

Job Search Organizer

  • JobStars USA (hey, that’s us!) offers a free job search organizer tool to be a better, smarter job seeker.

Job Sites & Job Boards

Mobile Career Apps

Networking Sites

Podcasts

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.

References

  • 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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