# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Fashion Marketing Task 1411502144

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify sources for finding job openings.


Identification should include

  • public and private employment agencies
  • direct calling
  • networking
  • human resources departments
  • counselors
  • cooperative education and other work experience programs
  • current and former employers
  • bulletin boards
  • Internet sites
  • newspapers and trade publications (both online and print)
  • Virginia Career VIEW
  • directories
  • family and friends
  • job fairs.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How has the Internet affected the job search?
  • What are six possible sources of job leads? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each?
  • How does a job seeker use existing job leads to produce new ones?
  • How can professionals, friends, family members, and employers help a person find work?
  • How can a person build an effective professional network?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of placement agencies?
  • What are the most effective job research resources? Why?

Other Related Standards

National MBAResearch Standards-Business Administration

Implement job-seeking skills to obtain employment.


Participate in career planning to enhance job-success potential.