Laurel Learning Tip #293: Making a Career Switch #3

In this week’s Tip, we continue our look at resources to help folks who are considering making a career switch and want to get additional education or experience.

There are a large number of internet resources available to assist individuals who know are interested in getting additional education or would like experience in volunteer jobs or internships.

If you are interested in getting additional education:

• provides a comprehensive list of adult programs including “America’s Labor Market and Information System.”

• identifies and ranks colleges.

• provides reviews and recommendations of vocational and technical schools.

• offers a vocational school database. Many vocational schools provide career counseling and assessment.

provides an integrated instructional system of video and online computer technology to help adult students advance their GED and workplace skills.

If you are interested in volunteer jobs or internships:


Next week, we will continue our look at resources to help folks who are considering making a career switch and want to start their own business.

May your learning be sweet.

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