Career Information Hotline

Toll Free 1-800-661-3753

Edmonton 780-422-4266

Guest Account Sign In Sign Up

Get Started

Start your research by checking out:

This information is easy to access. It'll point you toward occupations you might like to explore. It's a great way to get a better feel for what the work is really like.

Talk with People

People who work in an occupation can tell you a lot about it. They may be the most up-to-date source of information available.

Talking with them and visiting their workplace will help you:

  • learn how other people got started in the occupation
  • find out what the work is really like
  • focus your career plan
  • identify new possibilities
  • identify your next steps

Do your homework first

Before you approach someone to help you network, do your homework:

Research the occupation you're interested in. Find out about the industry your contact works in. Check out the organization your contact works for.