Diverse Population Job Search Tools

Job search resources serving these diverse populations:

Minorities

IMDiversity
Resources for all minority/diversity groups, with virtual villages for many specific groups as well as a global group.

Diversitylink.com
This site links females, minorities, and other diversity professional with proactive employers and search firms offering many good career opportunities.

Hirediversity.com
A national diversity recruitment service linking qualified entry-level through senior-level candidates with Fortune 500 companies and the government. It has separate news channels of interest to each populations, but jobs are all listed in one job bank.

Diversity Job-Seeker Career, Employment, Job Resources, Quintessential Careers
Information focusing on diversity and a multicultural workforce.

Career and Job Resources for African-American Job-seekers, Quintessential Careers
Lists job sites geared especially to African-Americans.

Career and Job Resources for Hispanic-American Job-seekers,Quintessential Careers
Lists job sites geared especially to Hispanic-Americans.

Career and Job Resources for Asian-American Job-seekers,Quintessential Careers
Lists job sites geared especially to Asian-Americans.

Career and Job Resources for Native-American Job-seekers,Quintessential Careers
Lists job sites geared especially to Native-Americans.

Women

Womans-work.com
Links to alternative and flexible opportunities for women, including part-time, work-from-home, flex-time, telework, and freelance opportunities. Search by location, profession, and specific work arrangements. It also provides salary information by geographic location or job titles.

Career Women
Includes a job bank, resume bank, and other resources to help women achieve success in their careers and lives.

Career and Job Resources for Women Job-Seekers, Quintessential Careers
Helpful job-hunt resources specific to women, plus related career articles.

Persons with Disabilities

JobAccess.org
Enabling people with disabilities to enhance their professional lives by providing a dedicated system for finding employment. Search by job category, location, company, or industry.

National Business and Disability Council
Links promoting the successfull employment and integration of individuals with disabilities into America's workforce. Includes a job lead database and a free resume database open to all college graduates with disabilities. This database is made available to their members. The database allows job seekers to search by state or industry.

Earn.org
Resources to help employers hire and retain people with disabilities. Also includes a reference desk for job seekers on all topics related to hiring, workplace access, workplace culture and more.

RecruitDisability.org
Resources which provide a first step for any job seeker with a disability. Includes career news, featured employers and jobs, and many articles highlighting best jobs for individuals with disabilities.

Older/Mature Workers

Working Options from AARP
A collection of articles and resources covering various topics in work and employment for older people. Issues include retirement, career changes, and starting your own business.

Senior Service America
A non-profit organization that helps provide training and employment opportunities to older adults who work to fill real community needs. Persons over the age of 55, and employers and community organizations interested in hiring participants can contact the Seniors Service America for more information.

Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual

Careers | Advocate.com
Information on workplace issues for gay and lesbian individuals.

International Students

Overseas Jobs
Resources for international employment. Job seekers can search the job database by keyword or locations and post a resume online for employers to review.

Find International Jobs, at CareerBuilder.com
Allows those interested in working abroad to search for jobs by keyword and by country. Provides links to research companies and allows job seekers to post resumes for employers' review.

International Job Opportunities , The Riley Guide
listings for multiple countries with links to helpful resources including overseas companies and job banks. Also has general information on living and working overseas.

Guide to Researching Companies,Quintessential Careers
Links to domestic and international companies on the Web. Job seekers can search by company or industry.

Global Job Resources,Quintessential Careers
A collection of career and job resources sorted by country and region of the world.

Monster.com: Work Abroad
An informational site offering resources for U.S. citizens who are seeking employment abroad, and for job seekers from other countries looking for employment in the United States.

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
The TOEFL program provides English proficiency testing services for international students planning to study in the United States, Canada, or other countries where English is used in an academic environment.

Comparable Times Worldwide
Find the local time anywhere in the world.

 

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