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Career Resources for Your Job Search  

Last Updated: Aug 11, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Jobs & Internship: General

General job search site that allows easy retrieval of jobs in both the United States and abroad
General job search site also offers career resources and advice, links to other web resources

The Ladders
Well known website featuring job postings for $100K+ jobs. Tiered registration from free to $149 per year
Job postings, resume and interview tips, and more


    Library Resources in the Spotlight

    Career Transitions: An online career guidance center that walks you through the job-search process from beginning to end. It employs a step-by-step approach to help you: 

    • Explore new career possibilities
    • Assess you interests and experience
    • Identify ways to improve your prospects, including networking and education
    • Prepare for a job search
    • Search and apply for jobs

    Testing & Education Reference Center provides:

    • Practice tests for college entrance or licensing exams: GMAT, Accountant/Auditor... 
    • Information on accredited schools and scholarships
    • Resume builder and sample resumes
    • Career modules covering career change and interviews

    Finding Company Information

    Business Source Complete provides detailed company information for more than 1.1 million of the world’s largest public and private companies. Company information data includes: Financials, Subsidiaries, Products, Employees and Industry Information... 

    Business Insights: Essentials
    A fully integrated business resource bringing together news articles, company profiles, industry overviews, brand and product information, business rankings, and investment reports. Search this database using a company name, ticker symbol, industry code or description, geographic location, or personal name

    Best Companies to Work for 2014 by FORTUNE Magazine (FREE)

    Fortune 500 Company List 2014
    Top 500 U.S. corporations (public and private), ranked by gross revenue, compiled annually by Fortune magazine and listed at the CNNMoney website.


      Career Guidance & Jobs

      Occupational Outlook Handbook
      Information from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics including education needed, earnings, working conditions and job prospects for specific occupations

      The Riley Guide 
      One of the longest-running career sites aggregates information and links to job search sites, recruiters, resume management resources and salary information on the web

      Careers from the Wall Street Journal
      The Journal's career page features job postings, resume and career search advice, news and other articles related to job searching, office culture and politics, women's issues and more

      Chronicle of Higher Education
      The Chronicle's jobs database has over 3,000 opportunities

      A weekly podcast on effective management and leadership


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