Career and Technical Education


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What Color Is Your Parachute? for Teens, Third Edition: Discover Yourself, Design Your Future, and Plan for Your Dream Job

9th - High School | Book, ebook/Kindle

This updated career guide for teens draws on the principles of What Color Is Your Parachute? to help high school and college students zero in on their favorite skills and find their perfect major...

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Planning Your Career

High School - College | Book, Online class

Planning Your Career is designed to help individuals to make decisions about their career now and in the years to come. It begins with helping students explore how their interests, abilities,...


Career Planning and Salary Tutorial

High School - College | Online resource

In this free tutorial, you will get career help and career advice if you’re looking for a job, planning a change, or looking to gain skills. Discover Your Career Needs Explore Careers Salary Basics...

$20 monthly
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Become a Successful Job Hunter

College | Online class

Maximize your job search efforts with expert advice from career coaches and business professionals. Whether you’re a college graduate or student looking ahead, learn how to craft a career plan,...


Better Than College: How to Build a Successful Life Without a Four-Year Degree

High School - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

Do you need college in order to be taken seriously and earn a real living? Conventional wisdom says yes. But true success relies upon self-knowledge and entrepreneurship: two qualities that you...



High School | Book

It’s never too early for your teen or tween to start thinking about a career, and Careers is the perfect way to do it. Inspiring and imaginative as well as practical, Careers has charts and tables...

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