Employment Assistance Resources
Region 3 Employment Assistance Chair
You may not be aware of the wealth of
information and services available to you through your IEEE membership, to aid
in job searches, in continuing education, and in coaching to find a new
position. The portal to remember is http://www.ieee.org/r3jobs
If you are unemployed through involuntary
termination and actively seeking employment, or if your income has fallen below
certain levels, you can request a 50% reduction in your IEEE and society
dues/assessments (including publications). Contact IEEE Member Services
at 1-800-678-IEEE for details.
The IEEE has updated the resources available
to members who are in need of employment and career assistance. The new IEEE-USA Career Navigator web site is now available at:
Services offered on the new Career Navigator
to the new & improved IEEE Job Site, which is now supported by CareerCast, and has been
relaunched with an updated look-and-feel that
improves user navigation, and ease of use.
& Career Strategies Forum – an online virtual community where members can
network and collaborate with one another on employment and career strategies.
This community provides members with discussion groups, chat rooms and other
for consultants, and those seeking to enter that field
to the IEEE Salary Service, including the former Salary Calculator – how do you
stack up against your peers?
Asset Manager Index (CAMindex), a resource to help you keep records of all the
educational, professional and personal activities that might be helpful in
quickly putting together a resume or job application.
PowerPoint packages with tips on resume-writing, interviewing, e.g
Resume and Cover Letter Writing
Interviewing Types & Preparation
It's Time For the Interview
Career Planning and Maintenance
Other online and printed resources
In addition, Region 3 has also developed a
web site specifically targeted at Region 3 members who may need additional
employment and career assistance: http://www.ieee.org/r3jobs
This site contains some key resources targeted
to Region 3 members, including:
Searchable database of local companies
Links to local area jobs and companies/li>
Employment / Economic News Links/li>
Links to Industry Associations/li>
Links to Continuing Education
All of the resources mentioned above can be
accessed through links from the Region 3 Employment Assistance Web site.
Employment and career assistance is one of the
many benefits that IEEE provides to its members. Check out the new and updated
resources available to you today.
IEEE Region 3 eNewsletter Volume 19 No. 1, January 2004, © 2004 IEEE
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