Explore Career Options and the Job Market

    • What are you going to do with what you discover? Listen to what the self-exploration can tell you about possible career options; one of these could be the career you have never even dreamed of!

      Online Industry/Occupation Research  

      Some great places to start are: 

      • WorkBC - Comprehensive information on BC’s labour market.  
      • Job Bank - Explore Canadian careers, employers and access job market news.  
      • Welcome BC Job Profiles - Hundreds of job profiles created specifically for immigrants and newcomers to BC. 
      • LinkedIn Jobs - Powerful job search tool, job-seeker and career-development content and rich-media presentations crafted by industry experts for logged-in LinkedIn members and guests.
                             

      Job Posting Analysis

      Collect your target job postings and analyze what the key job duties and requirements are:

      • Job Posting Analysis Activity  ...... coming soon

      Informational Interviews 

      Speak with people who are already working in your target jobs. Attend networking events or set-up informational interviews with industry professionals. Check out the Career Development Centre Networking Guide: