Careers Glossary: O
OFCCP: Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs. The OFCCP is an agency that tracks the diversity hiring record of those applying for positions with federal contractors.
online executive bio: A short profile (about 200 words or less) that is placed on social networking sites and job boards to advance employment or business objectives. Includes keywords and a link to a full resume.
online profile: A lengthy multi-link document that appears on Internet networking and career sites such as LinkedIn.com and VisualCV.com.
online referral service: An e-mail job distribution method paid for by employers. This service helps you identify which of your contacts may know people at companies where you would like to work.
online screening program: A form of pre-employment screening that verifies that you are a good fit for the position and that you haven’t lied about your background. May include online tests, assessment instruments, and questionnaires.