Career Exploration

career exploration


Road Trip Nation - Check out hundreds of videos where professionals of every kind address honest questions about their struggles, successes, and how they figured out the age-old dilemma, “What should I do with my life?”

O*Net - Detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!

Gallup Strengths Center -
Take the Clifton StrengthsFinder assessment and discover your top 5 strengths. Learn how your "signature strengths" help you excel, and begin your path to better performance and higher engagement. Intended as an introduction to strengths, this solution is ideal for people who want a quick, focused approach to strengths-based development.

California Reality Check -  Forming a budget is one of the most important parts of financial success. As you first enter the workforce, or even if you switch jobs, knowing how much money you will have available to spend on different aspects of your life will help you avoid debt and possibly even save some money for a rainy day.
Occupational Outlook Handbook -  The OOH can help you find career information on duties, education, training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations
My Plan - helps students and professionals plan more fulfilling lives by making well-informed decisions about their education and careers.
Live Career - Find FREE Resume templates at Quintessential Careers along with a large number of resources, tools, and articles to assist you in achieving your career and educational goals.
Career One-Stop- Career assessment and Job Search
Zip Recruiter- Find jobs, internship or scholarships in your local area

Career Tech Pathways at Poly
Poly HS provides students with a number of career tech pathways.  Certification and specialized training are offered in the following areas: