Career Corner blog

Career Corner articles, written by our career counselors, are posted monthly on The Lifelong Learner

Career Planning Resources

Career development

Understanding the career development process

Occupational information

Career One Stop
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor offering career resources and workforce information.

Medical and Health Care
The National Library of Medicine maintains this list of informational links.

O*NET Online
Online database for over 950 occupations.

The Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH)
Guide produced by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics with information about the top 250 occupations in the U.S.

Career Outlook
Website developed by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics featuring articles with practical information on jobs and careers (formerly the Occupational Outlook Quarterly).

Employment trends

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics employment projections
Information about the labor market for the Nation as a whole for 10 years in the future.

Wisconsin’s WORKnet
Wisconsin labor market information and wage camparison.

Salary information
Free access to salary information and more.

JobStar Salary Surveys
Online salary surveys.

The NACE Salary Calculator
Salary information by location from the National Association of Colleges and Employers.


Morgridge Center for Public Service
Information on how to get involved in the Madison community and beyond.

Corporation for National & Community Service
Information on volunteering and community service in the U.S.

UW-Madison campus career resources

Career Exploration Center at Cross College Advising Center
College of Ag & Life Sciences Career Services
Career Services (School of Human Ecology)
Career Services (Letters & Science)
Education Career Center
Engineering Career Services
Business Career Center
Graduate School
College Library Career Collection
Wisconsin Alumni Association

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