CareerOneStop continually updates data, information, content and online tools to support customer needs. Examples include victims of natural disasters, returning military personnel and career professionals helping refugees.
January-March 2008 Updates
CareerOneStop Launches Its' First Web Service
CareerOneStop launches its' first Web service to Minnesota's ISEEK Web site. Certification information is now available on the ISEEK.org site and available to users.
Check Out The Redesigned Fastest-Growing Occupations
Check out the redesigned Fastest-Growing occupations report. This easy-to-use report allows you to create a chart of the occupations expected to grow the fastest over the next several years. Information can be filtered by education levels or state.
Newly Redesigned Skills Profiler
Check out the newly redesigned Skills Profiler. Use the Skills Profiler to create a list of your skills and match them to job types that need those skills. You can use this profile to explore possible occupations, find gaps you need to fill, or to create a resume.
Redesigned Education Earnings Chart
You will earn more if you have more education. You will also be less likely to become unemployed. Find out just how much more you'll earn with the redesigned education earnings chart on CareerOneStop.
April-June 2008 Updates
Updated Disaster Recovery Services Web Site
In response to the workforce impact of recent floods, CareerOneStop, in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, has developed the Disaster Recovery Services Web site.
Disaster Recovery Services provides one-stop access to resources, services and Web-based tools related to both workforce and disaster information. This resource targets flood victims and those assisting them. The site lists national resources as well as resources specific to the states of Arkansas, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, and Wisconsin.
New and Improved Career Tools
Check out the new and improved Career Tools on CareerOneStop:
Salary Tool - Find National, State and Regional salary information for hundreds of occupations.
Career Exploration Tool - Navigate the career exploration process in five manageable steps.
Certification Finder - Certifications are examinations that test or enhance your knowledge, experience, or skills in an occupation or profession. This directory allows you to search for certifications by keyword, industry, or occupation.
Improved Site Search on CareerOneStop
Searching on CareerOneStop just got easier. The updated search functions allow you to find what you need easier and faster on CareerOneStop.
New Refugee Mapping Tool
A new Refugee Mapping Tool has been released. You can now create customized maps of where refugees have resettled in the United States over the past several years.
Regional Economic Development Site Now Features the Asset Mapping Roadmap
CareerOneStop’s Regional Economic Development site now features the Asset Mapping Roadmap — an online guide to the asset mapping process. This tool will help you start identifying your region’s key assets, which is often the first step in regional economic development.
July-September 2008 Updates
Updated Disaster Recovery Services Web Site
In response to the workforce impact of recent hurricanes, CareerOneStop, in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, has updated the Disaster Recovery Services Web site.
Disaster Recovery Services provides one-stop access to resources, services and Web-based tools related to both workforce and disaster information. This resource targets storm and flood victims and those assisting them. The site lists national resources as well as resources specific to the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin.
Updated Licensed Occupation Finder
Check out the new and improved Career Tools on CareerOneStop: Licensed Occupation Finder Use the Licensed Occupations tool to find contact information about licenses for careers in your state.
Registered Apprenticeship Partners Information Data System
If you are a regular user of the Registered Apprenticeship Partners Information Data System (RAPIDS), you can now easily search for related O*NET occupations. RAPIDS has been added to the crosswalk search on O*NET.
October-December 2008 Updates
We have updated our Newsroom so you can stay current on CareerOneStop News. The redesigned Newsroom has links to our newsletter, an easy subscription option, links to news articles, and a place for your feedback. Visit www.CareerOneStop.org/Newsroom.
Updated Outreach and Training Page
We have updated our Outreach and Training Page. It’s now even easier to share or teach others about CareerOneStop resources. The redesigned Outreach and Training Center has materials you can print, share, and download. Documents are grouped by audience to help you quickly find what you need. Visit www.CareerOneStop.org/OutreachTraining.
Updated Financial Aid Advisor and Scholarship Search
Get help paying for education with CareerOneStop’s Financial Aid Advisor and Scholarship Search. Both have been updated for the 2009-10 school year. The Financial Aid Advisor helps calculate eligibility for grants and estimates the amount of family contribution. The Scholarship Search contains more than 5,000 scholarships, loans, and fellowships. Look under “Pay” in the Education + Training section of the CareerOneStop Web site to learn more.
Build a Competency Model and Build a Career Ladder/Lattice
Two new online tools have recently gone live on the Competency Model Clearinghouse site within CareerOneStop. These two interactive tools — Build a Competency Model and Build a Career Ladder/Lattice — let strategic partners work together to build, save, and download customized models. These models identify the competencies and critical developmental experiences individuals need to progress through 21st century careers in specific industries.
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