Skip navigation

My Next Move

My Next Move screen shot

My Next Move is a web-based interactive tool for new job seekers, students, and other career explorers to learn more about their career options. Users can:

  • Explore over 900 different careers and see important information including skills, tasks, salaries, and employment outlook on easy-to-read career reports.
  • Look at related apprenticeships and training, and search actual job openings.
  • Find careers through a keyword search; by browsing industries; or through the O*NET Interest Profiler, a tool that offers customized career suggestions based on a person's interests and level of education and work experience.
My Next Move screen shot

Career reports feature the most important knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to perform the work, explained in language that's easy to understand. Outlook and education sections let users find salary info, job postings, and training opportunities. The visual design enables users to identify a career's key points, or explore a career in depth.

Visitors interested in specific careers can get exploring quickly with an intuitive keyword search; over 900 career options are only a few keystrokes away. Users looking for a broader range of opportunities can browse industries, exploring over a dozen; each featuring a range of careers to choose from, including those in the green economy and with a bright outlook for job opportunities.

Also at the site is a web-based version of the popular O*NET Interest Profiler, a tool designed to assess an individual's vocational interests. The web-based version of the tool features 60 items which, along with information about the user's education and work experience, guide users to careers they may enjoy. The O*NET Interest Profiler Short Form page has more information about this career exploration tool.

Take a look at the My Next Move fact sheet to learn more. Specialized versions of My Next Move are also available that provide targeted services to Veterans (My Next Move for Veterans) and to Spanish speaking career explorers/job seekers (Mi Próximo Paso).

My Next Move     Visit My Next Move today!

Desk Aid screen shot

Desk Aid

This convenient, two-page desk aid provides a ready and useful overview of the key search features and content available in My Next Move.

My Next Move Desk Aid (PDF - 679 KB)