Triangle South Workforce Board
Additional Resources for Employment Trends and Information
- Guide to Choosing a Trade Career for Returning Service Members
The guide includes advice on how to transfer skills learned in service to a new career, which skilled trades are in high demand and the average salaries of those careers, tips on transitioning back into civilian life, as well as trade school and training resources for veterans and their employers..
- Silent Professionals
Visit at silentprofessionals.org.
- NC Careers
Career Clusters Guide. Make good occupational decisions by connecting education and career goals through career clusters, career pathways, and other information. Visit at nccareers.org.
- Demand Driven Data Delivery System
Data is produced by LEAD (Labor & Economic Analysis Division) of the North Carolina Department of Commerce under contract with the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) on Local Area Unemployment Statistics, Current Employment Statistics and Occupational Employment and Wages.
With AccessNC, you can find properties statewide that meet your business needs. AccessNC allows you to map these properties and create custom demographic reports for the site-specific locations you select. From community demographic reports to labor market and education data, AccessNC lets you access the data you need to make important business decisions.
- Office of State Budget and Management
Office of State Budget and Management website has data on population estimates and projections, socioeconomic data and budget and management data.
- Division of Employment Security
Division of Employment Security website has access to the latest unemployment news releases.
- Career and Cluster Videos
The Career and Cluster Videos show the types of work people do in nearly 550 careers, organized by the 16 career clusters recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
- BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook
Occupational Outlook Handbook has occupational data and information from the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). This is a guide to career information about hundreds of occupations!
- O*NET OnLine
O*NET Online is your tool for career exploration and job analysis! O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!
O*NET OnLine is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration, and developed by the National Center for O*NET Development.
- My Next Move
My Next Move has search careers, browse careers by industry and career interest inventory features. My Next Move is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration, and developed by the National Center for O*NET Development.
- My Skills My Future
mySkills myFuture helps laid-off workers and other career changers find new occupations to explore. Users can identify occupations that require skills and knowledge similar to their current or previous job, learn more about these suggested matches, locate local training programs, and/or apply for jobs. mySkills myFuture is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administrationand is a CareerOneStop Website.
- My Next Move for Veterans
My Next Move for Veterans has search careers, browse careers by industry and a military to civilian career translator features. My Next Move for Veterans is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration, and developed by the National Center for O*NET Development.