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Job Search Links and Tools

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 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

 

The Bridge—Networking and mentoring tool

Interview Stream—Site to practice interviewing skills

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.

Assessment Tools

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

External Links

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

Grammarly—Grammar checker

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

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