I recently had a conversation with my colleague as we sat down over coffee. In between our discussion, my colleague asked me a very thought-provoking question “Which are the 5 best Career Advice Blogs” will I swear by to always provide the best career tips, news, and information?
It was a great question that completely got me thinking. So instead of just listing 5, we decided to come up with a list of the top 100 career blogs.
As you know, there’s no shortage of high-quality career blogs on the web. We started with a list of over 700 but we decided to separate the wheat from the chaff and give you the absolute cream of the crop.
Whether you are looking for the best career blogs for college students, career blogs for millennials or you are a veteran looking for tips to grow in your career, these career blogs give you the resources, tools, tips and techniques you need to get the most out of your career.
This list is maintained by the team at CareerNaija, a publisher of the latest jobs in Nigeria. If you think we miss any great blog, please suggest and we will see if it can make the list of hall of fame of top career blogs for 2017
Everyone deserves a job they love. That is what Brazen is all about. With expert advice for both young and advance job seekers, Brazen offers undiluted career advice that can help you start and build a career.
Need more than motivation? Then the Opencollege blog is for you. The blog is an extension of Open Colleges, Austrialia’s leading online open learning platform. From resume tips to conversation with other online students, you can get the right career advice and skills needed to grow your career.
- Penelope Trunk Careers
Looking for career advice for Generation Y? Then Penelope trunk career website is the place to go. Penelope shares real life practical career advice for everyone. Writer, Mom and an enterprenuer, Penelope Trunk is one woman in the career space I admire.
Sparkhire is creator of a video interview software that helps organizations of all sizes conducts interviews. The site offers two career blogs- one for job seekers and the other for HR or recruiters.
One of my best career website. Campus to Career is a career blog dedicated to helping the next generation build a career of their dream. It is focused on the campus graduates who are preparing for their their career after graudation. Campus to career is owed by Kirk Baumann
Centre for Development is a University of Connecticut career centre. It offers job search advice and excellent advice for the intellectual growth of their students. It teaches students how to write resume, negotiate salary and build their networks.
A unique site dedicated as the ultimate career finder destination. Themuse offers young and advance job seekers an opportunity to browse jobs, explore companies and get original career advice from experts.
Wheather you are looking for a job or a career change, monster offers you access to job listing from different company. The site also features expert advise for job seekers, company reviews
TheVoiceofJobseekers is a blog dedicated to helping job seekers come up with strategies that can help them in their job search. Founded by Mark Anthony Dyson, you find various tools, resources and solutions that will help you no matter the state of your career.
- Career Enlightment
Joshua Waldman’s Career Enlightenment is the one stop shop for job seekers who are looking for social, Linkedin tips and job search videos. Career Enlightenment help train students on how to use social media to build a career
Giaganesh is run by Gia Ganesh and she shares amazing career advice which helps professional and high achievers makes sense of their career thereby living a fulfilled life. On the site, you will find articles on how you can kick start your career, doing the things you love ( talk about passion) and make money from it.
- Careers Done Write
Careerdonewrite is a provides expert insight into the job search process. It covers how to create a resume and cover letter. Careerdonewrite’s president is Debra Wheatman who is an experienced and professional resume writer.
- Career Sherpa
Careersherpa offers expert advice on job search, social media and personal branding tips that help job seekers navigate the job hunting process. Careersherpa founder is Hannah Morgan.
Experienced Resume Writer, CareerTrend offers you all the insight you need to find the land the perfect job. The site offers resume writing and a blog where you can learn everything from writing a resume to finding the perfect job. Career trend is founded by Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter .
A certified professional resume writer, Lisa Rangel offers a wealth of information and career advice on the site. Chameleon Resumes helps you build a resume or professional Linkedin profile that can stand you out among competitors.
Fistful of Talent is a site that is a collection of the top HR and recruiting practitioners who provides daily insight for HR’s and recruiters
InterviewIQ covers the best job interview tips and advice for using Linkedin to get a job. InterviewIQ was founded byKaralyn Brown, a HR Consultant and career journalist who pioneered the use of social media to find a job in Australia is the founder of InterviewIQ. InterviewIQ offers the best interview tips and teaches how to use Linkedin for getting jobs.
Jenny Blake , former Googler is a career coach, international speaker and business strategist who help employees and entrepreneur achieve greater clarity, impact and fulfillment and growth in their company
- Laurie Ruettimann
Creator of the Cynical Girl and an enterprenuer, Lauri Ruettimann has been named one of the top 5 career advisor by CNN and careerbuilder. The site offers excellent career advice to executive leaders on HR, marketing and technology trends.
The University of Maryland Career center comprehensive career assistant to all students enrolled at the university. On the site, you will discover insights that can help you find the right option to discover your career or simply learn how to put your right foot forward.
- Lindsay Olson
If you are looking to explore the world of recruitment, public relations and get insight into the job industry, Lindasay shares everything on this website. An experienced recruiter and communication expert, she is also the cofounder of Hoojobs, a niche job board for PR and social media jobs.
This is one of the few blogs that provides practical advice, tips and guides for individuals looking to successfully find and do work they absolutely love.
- Resume to Interviews
Getting the right job starts with having a winning CV. This award winning site founder by John has helped lot of job seekers writes CV’s that has helped them make progress in their career. It is also one of the sites with a 5 start review on yelp.
This go-to site for HR and career advise has been helping thousands of people make sense of their career. Since 2008, Steve has constantly shared his experience, insights, opinion on HR Technology. He is currently the chairman of HR Technology conference and a write for Human Resource Executive magazine.
Emmelie is more than just a career site. This site teaches you how to build a personal brand that can help you build a successful career. Emmelie Da La Cruz is a content marketer, entrepreneur and brand strategist.
The Undercover Recruiter is a personal favorite of mine and I recommend it for anyone in the HR industry. Looking for tips on HR,career and workplace issues, then this site definitely makes for a destination.
Unbridled Talent is founded by Jennifer McClure who is a Business advisor, Human Resource Executive and Executive coach. Unbridled Talent has a wealth of information on career advice since the site first launched in 2005
Anita Bruzzese is an award-winning journalist and founder of 45things. On her blog she writes about workplace issues and is the author of the best-selling book “45 things you do that drives your boss crazy”
Interviews is one of the most important aspect of a successful job hunting process. This site provides you with all the tips and resources to be successful at interview while having fun doing it
Building a successful career in the workplace is no child’s place. Award wining Alexandra Levit provides real practical advice on how to prepare and grow a career.
Looking for a job, preparing for interview or specifically want to know what your manager thinks about an issue. Then you do not want not want to miss this blog. Learn how to become a better manager or get real practical answers to issues that you might be afraid to ask your own manager.
More than just a resume service, Donna teaches you executive job search tips that can help you get a job while saving time doing this.
All the years of experience and writing interview-winning resumes to transform your career into a marketing document that employers
The best job interview is a blog that gives excellent advice on interview preparation tips, how to dress for success and how to answer touch interview questions. This blog was founded by Julia Penny and has provided excellent advice since inception.
Big Interview is the perfect blog for those who want to learn the skills and tips to succeed at interviews. BigInterview aims to provide you with the best tips with powerful video tutorials and virtual interview practice software.
More than just your regular blog, this site founded by Jessica Miller-Mirrel offers a destination for HR, recruiters, job seekers and business leaders. This award-winning blog has featured on top site like Forbes, Foxnews and much more
CareerAttraction is a must read for executives looking to take their career to the next level. Founders Olivia and Kevin have a combined 30 years of experience under their belt and uses this experience to help high achievers grow their careers.
Careerbuilder is your excellent destination for jobs search and expert career advice. If you are just starting out or seeking building your career, you have everything you need on this site.
In school, career and life, Career Cruising offer you career development tools, tips and resources to help you plan a career.
Careerealism is an amazing destination for advice on job search tips, interviews, networking, resumes, cover letters and social media tips.
This site provides job seekers with career assessment and counseling. Check out their blog section for advice on how to activate your future.
Careergeek is a blog dedicated to helping people build a wonderful career. With excellent resources on resume, job search, CV template and over 300+ resources to assist today’s job seeker build and start a career.
Sponsored by the US department of Labor, Careeronestop offers you resources for career exploration, training and access to job. The site is also available in Spanish for those who are not English speaking
Careeroverview offers you the best in career change guides, tutorials and resources for professionals. Either you are a professional, job seekers or a student in college, the site offers excellent career and job information that is up to date.
Everything from interview advice, CV writing (including a free CV review) and thousands of job listings, these resources makes it an ideal reading list for job seekers
A professional recruiting company, Career2005 helps in recruiting the best candidates for their clients. If you are looking for a job, you can upload your resume or simply access their list of useful resources.
Making a career change is not easy but that is the goal of Careershifter. Careershifters hopes to help people make a shift in their career easier by proving not only inspiration but also a proven step by step framework approach to move into a more fulfilling work.
Careers should not be a bore. Cofounded by CEO Karen Adamedes , Careertipstogo offers a resources that provide practical advice, ideas and inspirations for those who are genuinely interested in improving their career.
Not only do I love the classy design of this site but also the advise been shared. Classycareergirl is a site for women who want to either launch a successful career or grow their business.
Are you a student or a grad? College Recruiter is the site for you. College Recruiter helps students or interns find jobs upon graduation. With over 20 years of experience, College Recruiter helps student navigate the musky water of job hunting.
John Muscarello teaches people how to build wonderful careers by growing their circle of influence. The site not only focus on resume, interview tips and the job search process, but it lays emphasis on the little things that makes a great difference when building a career.
Employment & Training Resources is the one stop career center for people in Massachusetts but I bet you, you can find awesome resources no matter your location.
Thousands of job listing, company reviews, salary information and career tips? You found the perfect site. Glassdoor helps you find the best job or company to work with.
Margaret who is the founder of interviewcoach has helped hundreds of job seekers get the jobs or promotions they really wanted.
Jarushub is the one of the top career and entrepreneur site in Nigeria. They provide practical tips and guides for individuals looking to grow their career or entrepreneur skills.
Jobhunt is your guide to a better career. The site offers solid actionable tips together with hundreds of job postings. Jobhunt provide the best and most up-to-date advice from genuine job search and career experts to help job seekers be successful in the job search.
A great site for thousands of job interview tips, mock question banks and numerous tips on how to pass an interview.
Miriam offers cutting-edge information on the latest trends to help you succeed in life and in business. Mariam is an expert job search and social media consultant and also shares her expert insight on CNN.
A site for millennial and those interested in hiring one, Lindsey got your back when it comes to recruiting, managing and marketing to this interesting age group.
Inspiring and changing lives for career and business, Mildred Talabi is an award-winning blogger, writer and author. I especially love her podcast.
This site is for the ambitious young professional who wants to find successful in their career, business and life. It provides you with tips for practically everything you need to know about been a successful woman
Raise up your hand if you don’t want a perfect work-life balance? I bet you do. Then make Careertopia your partner as they illuminate the path to the perfect career for you.
Explore this site for the best advice on career planning, how to change careers, personal and professional development and more.
A site that helps millions of students makes the right choice in their career. You can take their quiz to find the best career match for your personality.
I came across Sarah Landrum site about a year ago and since then I have read the site on a weekly basis. I think Sarah can safely be called the queen of career as she honesty career advice.
The world is now digitalized and social-hire is the place to go to on how to use social media to either find a job or learn how to use it to hire one.
One of the earlier career website ( I totally love their new design), one-stop source for the latest career tools, job search tips, and expert advice.
Susan Popoola provides acute insight and knowledge about the 21st century workforce and the society issues they face. She is a professionally qualified Human Resources professional specializing in Transformation, Talent Management and Engagement with different organizations.
Marianna is the founder of collectivemills. Her passion for blogging , social media and her community shows in her choice of words. She has a passion for everything blogging and social media
Successful careers are planned. The wisejobsearch offers a place to find the best information, resources and ideas to help you get a job or be successful at your job
Undergrad Success is the perfect site for students and graduates. They got the best set of advice and strategies to help you in your job search
Your interview should not be a nightmare. Learn how to upgrade your interview skills and land the perfect job of your career.
Internship or your first job offer? Youtern provides you the resources you need to land one.
University of Oregon career center is one of the best university career sites I have visited. They provides lot of helpful resources to help students and graduates find the best job opportunities.
I love education website career blog because you can find absolutely everything you need about your career life there and the University of Virgina career center is no exemption.
Another absolute career center from the University of Washington.
Hate your job or career? Then learn how to pivot now! Careerpivot helps you learn the tips and tricks to create a career that you want and love.
An expert advice site for all the stages of the job search process for young and entry level job seekers. It offers advice on career, resumes and interview tips.
ResumeGenius is for those who want to learn how to write the perfect resume.Not only can you find help to build a brand new resume but you can also find tips on other career issues.
Like other University Career Center, the Duke University career blog is a must read for students , graduates and young professionals who want to make a difference in their career.
A bit more technical but it is a site dedicated mostly to math graduates and maths audience. No matter your level of experience, you will find something worth reading about.
Columbia University Career Centre provides awesome career advice resources not only for students of the university but almost for everyone seeking to grow their career.
Scared of your first job? Here the site offers you tips to find and get started on the right foot.
ResumeEdge is your ultimate destination for an award wining resume that can help you land that interview.
From Nigeria, is this career website for young students still in colleges and university. The site provides information that can help you build a career and succeed as a student in Nigeria.
More than just a job site, CareerNaija also offers a career blog for job seekers to learn various tips to help them build a successful career.
Job hunting can be a daunting task. Learn the insider trick to HR’s mind by reading the information provided on this site.
A site where you can discuss and get practical advice on workplace issues.
Hire the perfect talent or analyze them. Learn about how HR inside working and how you can use the information to build a great career.
Rich De Matteo is the founder of Cron on The Job where he provides expert corporate recruiting advice.
A site dedicated to HR but also a place where you can get to discuss and hear opinions on HR, careers and workplace issues.
An award winning HR blog for the HR and corporate leaders. Kris helps you understand the inside working of HR department. A place to go if you want to succeed in the HR industry.
HR leaders helps HR and non –HR understand everything about HCM and HR technology so you can build a great workplace.
Even though it is an HR blog, the information applies to non HR also. Josh offers great advices and provides insight on Corporate talent, learning and leadership
This site has help HR professionals from all levels make profitable career transitions and create prosperous new businesses.
Pay it forward with a resume. Learn how you can move your career forward through strategic career planning, interview preparation and resume writing
If you need absolute career advice ranging from job search tips to advance career tips, then Careermetis is the place to go. Careermetis has won awards different awards for consistently providing absolutely great career advice and founded by Nissar Ahamed.
Reese Alexander is a TV host and human resources executive known as “The Sassy Suit.” She offers career and fashion advice while taking a humorous look at real workplace issues and commentary on pop culture and entertainment. She is never surprised by the offbeat things that people often do and say in the workplace and the ridiculous situations celebrities often find themselves in
The Cubicle Chick (TCC) is a career and lifestyle blog focused on a variety of topics pertaining to work, family, technology, and style.
This blog shares actionable CV and careers advice, helping my clients and followers to supercharge their job search.
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