Job Search Links for Diverse Populations

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Resources for Women

  • Advancing Women -- A network for women to share career strategies, provide employment opportunities, and find cutting-edge resources.
  • American Association of University Women -- Provides information on current issues, research funding, and other resources specifically for women.
  • Feminist Majority Foundation -- Lists job banks in feminist, nonprofit, and general employment categories.
  • -- Links to sites relating specifically to women in business or a professional setting.
  • Jobs in Women's Studies -- Provides listings of jobs related to women's studies; maintained by the University of Maryland.
  • Women's Work -- Search for flexible schedule, telecommuting, part-time, job share and work-from-home opportunities. Get information on family-friendly benefits and policies.

Persons with Disabilities

  • National Business & Disability Council Resume Post -- "The leading national resource for corporations and agencies that are hiring, working with, and marketing to people with disabilities."
  • Office of Disability Employment Policy -- Information on individual rights in the workplace, interviewing techniques, workplace accommodations, and more.
  • The Arc -- An online site that provides easy access to facts, contacts, and news updates about people with disabilities and advocacy.
  • Work Support -- A compilation of information and resources related to persons with disabilities in the workplace.
  • World Association of Persons with Disabilities -- "WAPD advances the interests of persons with disAbilities at national, state, local and home levels." This site contains information and resources on various topics.

Ethnic Minorities

  • Asian Professional Exchange -- "A professional cultural community," this site contains information about membership, special events, and committees.
  • Black Collegian On-line -- "The career site for students of color" - this web resource contains sections on graduate school, global study, African-American issues, military opportunities, and jobs. Includes a database to post your resume and search for jobs.
  • -- Information on education and careers for Hispanic job seekers, including a resume database. Text in both English and Spanish.

Adult Students

  • Adult -- A companion to "The Adult Student's Guide to Survival & Success," this sitecontains articles, quizzes, tips, and success stories from other adultstudents.
  • Back2College -- A collection of resources for reentering students, including articles froma variety of publications and information on financial aid, career/majord ecisions, time management, and more.
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