The Stuart School of Business Career Management Center (CMC) has resources to help you research industries and companies, search for jobs, find and compare salary information, assess your professional skills, optimize your résumé, and polish your interviewing skills.
Make an appointment with CMC staff to explore your career options or to learn more about any of the following resources.
Job Posting Websites
Handshake—The career portal at Illinois Tech helps you organize your search with job postings, upcoming events on campus, and information about employers
GoinGlobal (access through Handshake)—Global career opportunities
CareerShift—Online job search tool to help you navigate the published and hidden job market to find career opportunities
Job Search Guides and Tools
Interviewing Guide—A comprehensive guide about what to prepare for and do before, during, and after a job interview
Cover Letter Writing Guide—Provides samples and tips for writing individualized cover letters to send to employers, networking contacts, and people assisting you during your search for a job, internship, or co-op
Résumé Writing Guide—Detailed, step-by-step advice on writing a powerful résumé that will effectively present your qualifications and what you have to offer an employer
Candid Career—Career path options
Case Interview Examples: Master List—Examples of case interviews used by major consulting firms during the hiring process, plus other resources for case interview preparation.
BlueSteps—Resources for Stuart students and alumni for job search and executive search
O*Net Skills Search—Conduct a self-assessment of your skills and explore the jobs that use those skills
Career Key—Career tests, free e-books, and other tools to help connect your academic major and personality type to various career options
MyVisaJobs.com—Companies sponsoring H1-B and Green Card visas
Careers in Sustainability—Information about careers in sustainability
Glassdoor.com—The 2019 list of top 25 companies for career opportunities
Salary.com—Resource for information about salaries
Parker Dewey—Short-term, entry-level paid projects
Returning to Your Career—Article about coping with career transition stress
How to Personalize Your Hunt for Jobs Online—Article about how to find the best job search websites
How to Nail Your Next Interview—Article with expert advice for interviewing