Connect - Industry Connections
As one of America's largest population centers, the Metroplex provides the power of substantial local corporate muscle. Find information here about local industry clusters and the targeted occupations for employment growth in the region.
By taking a step back from large job boards and attempting to gain exposure in their specialized industry, job seekers can revitalize their search. Here are four tips for finding a job within your niche.
Although women make up only 25% of the workforce in STEM careers (science, technology, engineering, math), these women have made significant contributions and should be an inspiration to all.
Industries that cater to Houston's growing population are creating new jobs at the same time the once-torrid pace of hiring slows in energy exploration, production, and manufacturing.
Developer Auction is looking to change how finding a job works for developers.
Searching for a job in the oil and/or gas field? Here's an app designed to help you in your job search.
The Justice Department announced grants to hire veterans for law enforcement positions.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than 13,000 jobs were created in healthcare last month.
Nearly 14 million new jobs in the information technology industry are expected by 2015.
Thinking of joining the healthcare industry? The VCN can help you understand where to start and how to move up in your healthcare career.
The Department of Labor Women's Bureau released this guide to help women prepare for, find, and succeed in green jobs.
“It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” That's not a bad thing. You already have a professional network in place: People you've worked with and for in the past.
The Weddles Association Directory lists associations and societies in over 100 different industries/job fields. Most associations maintain web sites containing features such as job boards, resume banks or other employment-related resources. Many host ... more
A list of local industry groups and information on regular meeting times and locations.
Industry Clusters are a Texas Priority...and the DFW Region leads the way! Find out they are and what they mean to job-seekers in North Texas.
Resources for the self-employed.
Source for locating company information.
Research a company's financial information.
Enormous resource of industry associations, searchable by industry.
Links that may be useful in finding information about a company.
From Pam Pohly's Net Guide.
Provided by the US Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Comprehensive resource guides to various industries provided by the University of Delaware.
Links to newspapers and news organizations of the world.
From Yahoo directory. Sorted by industry.
Comprensive, alphabetized directory from InfoPlease.com.
Identify industry by state, from careerinfonet.org.
SOCRATES is useful for local workforce planning under the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) to generate lists of Targeted Industries and Targeted Occupations.