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Career Transitions

Career Transitions

ACCESS CAREER TRANSITIONS

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Career Transitions is a career exploration and guidance database that offers tips, advice, and step-by-step guides on the entire job search process, including resume, cover letter, and interactive interview practice, as well as provides video profiles of occupations in the "A Day in the Life" series. Users can assess their interests and experiences, explore new career options, identify educational institutions, and search for job opportunities.

Use this resource to investigate various careers.  Find average salaries, industry size and growth potential, typical activities, common tools, and videos.

KEY SEARCH FEATURES

  • Assess Your Career Interests - answer questions to get a list of careers to match your interests and strengths.
  • Browse Career Paths - Investigate a variety of careers within broad interest groups. 
  • Job and Internship Search.

Citing Career Transitions

MLA

ARTICLES

  • ex. "Overview: Municipal Firefighters." Career Transitions,         http://careertransitions.galegroup.com/secure/careerOverview.do?socCode=33-2011.01. Accessed 28 Oct. 2017.
  • ex. "Overview: Brickmasons and Blockmasons." Career Transitions http://careertransitions.galegroup.com/secure/careerOverview.do?socCode=47-2021.00. Accessed 28 Oct. 2017.

Note: All citations should be formatted with a hanging indent.

VIDEOS 

  • ex. "A Day in the Life: Masonry Apprentice." 2008. Career Transitions, http://careertransitions.galegroup.com/secure/careerOverview.do?socCode=47-2021.00. Accessed 28 Oct. 2017.
  • ex. "Career Overview: Chefs and Head Cooks." Career Transitions,  http://careertransitions.galegroup.com/secure/careerOverview.do?socCode=35-1011.00. Accessed 28 Oct. 2017.
  • Note: The date for all of the Day in the Life videos is found at the end of the segments, and the Career Overview videos are undated.

Note: All citations should be formatted with a hanging indent.

 

APA

ARTICLES

  • ex. Overview: Municipal firefighters. (n.d.) Career Transitions. 
  • ex. Overview: Brickmasons and blockmasons. (n.d.) Career Transitions. 

VIDEOS 

  • ex. A day in the life: Masonry apprentice [Video file]. (2008). Career Transitions. 
  • ex. Career overview: Chefs and head cooks [Video file]. (n.d.). Career Transitions. 
  • Note: The date for all of the Day in the Life videos is found at the end of the segments, and the Career Overview videos are undated, so use n.d..

 

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