This resource page offers tools and data source that career counselors can use to develop career pathways for their clients.
Building Career Pathways - Tools and Resources
The following tools and resources will help you use the CareerOneStop suite of tools and the Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS') Occupational Outlook Handbook and ten-year employment projections for planning career pathways for your customers.
- Roadmap for Navigating the CareerOneStop Suite of Tools
- Career Pathways Community of Practice
- Career Pathways Toolkit: A Guide for System Development
- Career Pathways Toolkit: Six Key Elements for Success
These will give you ideas for techniques and methods that help you utilize all available data sources and tools for building career pathways within industries or career lattices across industry sectors.
Using Data for Career Planning - Labor Market Demand
The graphic here in the career path planner gives you a visual on how staff incorporate the use of data on demand occupations for planning career pathways.
It can be used with the Roadmap for Navigating Career Tools for incorporating skills and other occupational data into the career pathway building process.
The CareerOneStop Competency Model Clearinghouse can also be of benefit for understanding competencies in pathways within specific industries.