College and Career Success

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Career and Job 
Opportunities at the National Security Administration (NSA)
Personal Psychology - Self Help     
Study Skills  
Understanding Oneself and Others  

Study Skills

College Success  Book on what you need to know about the college experience. Short, free, online.

How to Get the Most Out of Studying (short videos)

Part 1, Beliefs that Make You Stupid (Fail or Succeed) 

Part 2, What Students Should Know About How People Learn 

Part 3, Cognitive Principles for Optimizing Learning  Principles rooted in cognitive science, the study of thinking and learning.

Part 4, Put Principles for Learning into Practice Also Includes rules for effective group study.

Part 5, "I Blew the Exam, Now What?" 

Understanding Oneself and Others

Myers Briggs (MB) Personality Types

Discover your Personality Type | Myers Briggs (MB)  -- A 7-minute video introducing the concepts.  

Personality Desk -- Take a personality test.

Articles for Understanding MB Personality Types in More Depth  

Websites with a variety of useful resources: Personality Pathways  Kiersey.com  


Personal Psychology - Self Help

Personal Psychology - Self Help   This link redirects to another page. Reclick on the same title in that table of contents.

Recent Neuroscience / Brain Functioning Concepts

(Coming soon)

Career and Job Resources

Six Steps to Job Search Success A very relevant guide book on finding jobs and more. Short, free, online.

O*Net. Career help and data. Sponsored by the U.S. Dept. of Labor

Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development  

U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics

U.S. Dept. of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook


Opportunities at the National Security Administration (NSA)
  

Websites for Job Searching and Resume Placement

Caveat: None of the sites in this section has been vetted or approved by Fountainhead College. These site URLs are displayed here for your awareness only. They are intentionally not linked.

Sites with advice about posting online

www.experience.com
jobsearch.about.com
www.myresumeonline.org
www.reputation.com

Sites that let you place your resume for free and search for open jobs

www.careerbuilder.com               hiring.snagajob.com
www.hotresumes.com                 www.indeed.com
jobbi.com                                    jobsearch.about.com
jobsusajobs.com                         www.jobspider.com
www.jobvertise.com                    www.monster.com
www.personnelhunt.com             www.postjobfree.com
www.resume.com                        www.resumedirector.com
resumizer.com                            www.simplyhired.com
www.thepcmanwebsite.com

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Updated 01/20/2015

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