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Career Exploration

Interested in changing careers? Not sure what kind of job would be a good fit for you? FCWS has many resources available to help you explore and decide.

Caps, Cops, Copes - A comprehensive online career assessment including interests, aptitudes and work values (Visit Resource Desk to learn more)

Instant Confidence seminar - For career changers; participants identify their “transferable skills” that they can bring to a new occupation

Informational Interviewing - Talk with someone who is actually doing the kind of work you’re considering (Visit Resource Desk to learn more)

Self-Directed Job Search - Career assessment tool (Available in our Resource Room)

What Color Is Your Parachute - An excellent book we recommend to job seekers (Available in our Resource Room)

Recommended viewing - How to Make a Mid-Life Career Change

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