As part of California's civil servant workforce, you are a part of the state's greatest resource—its employees. You play a key role in the success of advancing the workforce of the future and your department's ability to achieve its mission. As your employer, we strive to support you in reaching your goals throughout all phases of your career. Successful career development is accomplished through building relationships, engaging in career development conversations, updating your career development action plan, and setting new goals as life and career needs change.
We encourage you to explore all of the information, resources, and tools provided to help you organize your career development planning activities. We hope you will leverage them to help you build the skills and relationships that will serve as the foundation to your continued growth and success.
The State of California has released the new Advancing Your State Career: Professional Development Resources for State Employees | Text Only (RTF), along with the tools and resources below.
Microsoft Resumes and Cover Letters
California Career Zone
Career One Stop
United States Office of Personnel Management: Best Practices Mentoring
Goodwill Community Foundation
Interview Success Formula
Microsoft Office 365 Training Center