College and Career Readiness Toolkit

The more knowledgeable you are about college and career readiness, the better you’ll be able to help your students and patrons advance through their education and careers. We’ve gathered a wealth of content—including special expert-led webinars, advice videos, and blogs—to empower you with fresh insights, information, and practical strategies to help your community thrive. 

Scroll down for resources that support college and career readiness—and so much more!—at all levels.

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Bite-Size Career Tips from Expert Sue Morem

Gain valuable insight and actionable career tips from Sue Morem, author of How to Gain the Professional Edge and contributor to Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center, on the essentials of looking for work during a pandemic, networking, virtual interviews, and more. Videos include:

  • Looking for Work During a Pandemic
  • Networking for Success
  • Virtual Interviews and Meetings
  • Change Your Mindset, Change Your Life
  • Selling Yourself: You Are the Product

Papers, Infographics, Flyers, and More

College- and Career-Readiness Workshops

The college experience and preparing for a career are shifting. Give the right advice now. Join us as we present a series of workshops for schools, colleges and universities, and public libraries led by Adam A. Smith, nationally recognized higher education expert. These interactive sessions will provide educators and mentors with the skills and knowledge to effectively coach students to succeed in getting TO and THROUGH their higher education—and INTO their careers.


Conversation with a Student

A Firsthand Account of How High School Students Are Exploring Colleges and Careers

At Infobase, we strive to find innovative ways to help students and educators achieve their goals. So, we were excited to hear directly from a student about his experience using Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center, our award-winning career exploration database, and which parts were most valuable to him.

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Mastering the Career Cycle: PDF for Public Libraries