Career Planning and Placement has updated online guide to help job seekers

April 25, 1995

ANN ARBOR— The University of Michigan Office of Career Planning and Placement has published an updated and expanded version of ” Job Search and Employment Opportunities: BestBets from the Net,” an online guide to help job seekers navigate employment and job related information on the Internet.

” Best Bets from the Net” leads users directly to job postings, places to submit resumes electronically, and online career information resources available to help plan and execute a successful job search. In addition, co-authors Philip Ray and Bradley Taylor have included an appendix, ” Best Bets for Navigating the Net,” designed to provide Internet novices with an on-ramp to the information superhighway. Ray and Taylor are graduate students in the U-M School of Information and Library Studies.

Syndicated careers columnist Joyce Lain Kennedy called ” Best Bets” ” an excellent contribution to job search literature. ” The 17-page guide is available from the Clearinghouse for Subject-Oriented Internet Resource Guides in both ASCII text and HTML versions at the following addresses:

For a print copy, contact Jeanne Miller, librarian, Office of Career Planning and Placement, 3200 SAB, U-M, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1316. Phone (313) 764-7460.