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Career & Employment Resources: Career Preparation

Career resources: occupation information, resumes, cover letters, interviewing skills, and more

PrepSTEP for Colleges

Instructions for creating a PrepSTEP for Colleges Account

Click on the link for the PrepSTEP for Colleges database. At the top right of the page, click the 'Sign in/Register' button. You will be taken to a login screen, click on the box below the 'New User?' that is labeled 'Register'. From there, fill out all of the required boxes (First Name, Last Name, Email (use UH email address), Confirm Email (use UH email address), Password, Re-enter Password and click Register to submit.

Steps to Register for a PrepSTEP Accountdirections for creating an EBSCO prepstep account

EBSCO prepSTEP New User Registration 2directions for creating an EBSCO prepstep account

StepPrep Career Preparation 

Exam Preparation eBooks and Practice Tests for Civil Service, Commercial Driver's License (CDL), Cosmetology, Electrician and Plumbing, Emergency Medical Services and Firefighting (EMT, Paramedic Certification, Firefighter), Law Enforcement (Corrections Officer, Court Officer, Homeland Security, Police Officer, Probation/Parole Officer, RCMP Police Aptitude Test (RPAT)), Military (ASVAB, Military Flight Aptitude Tests),TOEIC® exams and so much more.

Business Writing Clear and Simple: Learn how to write clearly and accurately, and save your company time and money. StepPREP's eBook explains the basics of good business writing—from letters to short but professional emails. Also included: grammar guides and writing samples you can use.

Research & Writing Skills Success in 20 Minutes a Day: In school, you will be asked to do research and write up your findings—from a brief summary to long reports. StepPREP's eBook presents 20 steps for writing clearly, explaining how to organize the research process so writing is easy.

Find Articles and Research Business & Industry Information

Before you Google, begin your research with the library's subscription databases. These databases will help you locate full text magazine & newspaper articles.

Hawaii Business Magazine - Careers

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  • It's recommended that you use the most current edition of exam guides for studying. 
  • Ask your instructor, union, or local industry which exam you will need to take.

Forbes Career News

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