There are a lot of resources out there on the Web for people who are thinking about what to do with their lives. Many of them amount to for-profit employment agencies, and of course there is a place for them.
However, if you are more interested in exploring free resources on the Web for guidance as you strike out along the path that will lead to your career, then you might be interested in this web page.
“Finding the Right Career: Choosing or Changing Career Paths” is an excellent page on a site maintained by the non-profit, mental-health organization, Helpguide.org. Points touched on in this thoughtful blog include the following:
- Finding meaningful work
- Overcoming obstacles
- Occupations that match your interests
- Evaluating your strengths and skills
- Developing skills and experience
- Starting your own business
- Tips for career changers
There are also a lot of links to other career web sites from this page. All in all, this is one of the best career resources we have seen.