Career Research & WOIS

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Check out Career Explore NW!

  • Career Explore NW is a community tool designed to guide people, through job spotlight videos and job/industry information, toward a job or career! In addition, this site helps regional employers create a talent pipeline.
  • Under each industry cluster you will find a collection of videos that highlight different types of jobs available in the Spokane/N. Idaho region. You will also find other great information around what schooling is needed and average salaries.

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Use WOIS to find the career of your dreams!

To use WOIS, enter the username Lakeside22 and the password 22LakesideFrom there, you will create your own personal account to save the information you gather.

WOIS helps you:


  • Take a variety of interest and skills inventories to help target the careers that are a good fit for you
  • explore careers and career fields
  • create goals for your future
  • make educational plans to reach your goals; find the training programs and the right schools

Average Salary Information: The WOIS/Career Information System will show average salary data for Washington state. National salary averages and occupational outlook information can be found in the Occupational Outlook Handbook

Also check out:

External Link to Career One Stop


External Link to My Next Move

Find Jobs ButtonOnline Search Engines: Snagajob WorkSource WA | CareerBuilder
Indeed | Juju | Monster | SimplyHired | Zip Recruiter

Government Jobs Button


Federal | Washington State |Spokane County



Am I prepared for job hunting?


● Have I created a resume?

● Do I have a cover letter template?

● Have I obtained three letters of recommendation?

● Have I participated in a mock interview and received feedback?

● Do I know how to use the job search engine websites?

● Am I familiar with the Next Generation Zone to find additional help?

● Have I networked with my friends and family?

● Do I know my long-term goal and what it takes to get there?