Career Exploration Event Resource List

Career Resource List for Students

Career Exploration – https://www.mycoloradojourney.com/journey

MyColoradoJourney

  • New statewide career exploration/planning platform that is the successor to College In Colorado. Connects individuals to work, education and support services exploration and action planning.
  • Tools and resources available on platform: CareersInColorado; Career Pathways; Money 101; Interest survey; College Admissions Tool for Colorado; College Opportunity Fund;

CareersInColorado

  • CareersInColorado is now incorporated into the MyColoradoJourney platform.
  • Find careers and career pathways in growing Colorado industries

My Next Move – O*NET Interest Profiler

Finding Job/Starting Careers

National Reach

National Job Boards:

Careeronestop – Apprenticeship Finder

Colorado Focused Sites

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment – Connecting Colorado

  • Connecting Colorado is part of a state and county-run system that delivers immediate, tangible results for your future. You can post your résumé, apply for a specific job or do a self-directed job search through our jobs database.
  • https://www.connectingcolorado.com/#

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment – Jobs & Training

Apprenticeship Evolution

Andrew Hudson’s Jobs List: https://andrewhudsonsjobslist.com/

Non-Profit Jobs – Colorado Non-Profit Association:

https://www.coloradononprofits.org/careers/nonprofit-jobs

State of Colorado Job Opportunities: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/colorado

Youth Focused Opportunities

CareerWise Colorado

Mile High Youth Corps

  • Nonprofit organization established in 1992 to give youth ages 16 to 24 a chance to earn an income and learn hands-on job skills while serving in their communities.
  • https://www.milehighyouthcorps.org/

City Year Denver

  • Supporting the development, growth and success of students in systemically under resourced schools. City Year AmeriCorps Member Role: Student Success Coach.  Between ages 18-25 by 7/1/2020 with HS diploma or GED equivalent.
  • https://www.cityyear.org/

Employment Trends

Colorado LMI Gateway

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Local Workforce

Denver Economic Development & Opportunity —  www.denvergov.org/oed

  • Denver Workforce Services serves as a comprehensive employment and training resource for jobseekers and employers throughout Denver.
    • Free training and workshops / Job Fairs and Hiring Events
  • Three physical Locations:
    • Denver Workforce Center – Westside

1200 Federal Blvd., 1st Floor 80204

(Denver Human Services building) 720.930.4331

  • Denver Workforce Center – Montbello

4685 Peoria St., Suite 251 80239

(Arie P. Taylor building) 720.930.4063

  • Denver Workforce Center – DEN (Denver International Airport)

8500 Peña Blvd., 5th Floor 80249

(Main terminal building) 303.342.2590

Virtual Job Shadow

  • Career Exploration for Every Stage of Development – video-based career planning platform. Used by numerous high schools and local workforce centers.
  • Available through Connecting Colorado. To setup an account, click “Login” and enter “Connecting Colorado-Denver”