General Information

General Employment

Basic information about the employment process.

Jobs and Education

Overview of the different types of jobs in the United States.

Finding a Job

Finding a Job

Information on where to look for a job. For help finding a job in your city, search for resources in our My State database

Job Interview

Information about job interviews and tips for success.

Job Applications, Resumes and Cover Letters

How to complete a job application, how to write a resume and sample resumes and how to write a cover letter.

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Planning a Career

Expectations in the Workplace

Basic guidelines to help you succeed in the workplace.

Other Career Information

Work ethic, minimum wage, mentorship and more.

Upwardly Global

Upwardly Global Employment Training

Upwardly Global offers an online employment training program to help skilled refugees enter the US workforce. Participants receive direct one-on-one help with their resume and interview practice. Upwardly Global also offers in-person training in four locations across the United States – New York, San Francisco, Detroit and Chicago.

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Youth Employment Resources

Resources for refugee and immigrant youth who want to begin their careers and enter the workforce.

Worker's Rights

Rights every employee has in the United States, as well as contact information for resources that can help you if your rights are violated.