Industry Specific Sites

    • American Banker Online - Offers banking and financial services job seekers a free searchable job database and personal search agent.
    • MBA - Offers online job search resources and content for the MBA-level job seekers, both professionals and students, and employers and recruiters.
    • MBA Jobs - Search for jobs by industry, location, or function. For MBA students and graduates. Lots of excellent advice for anyone looking for a job.
    • The Institute of Internal Auditors - Provides information about taking the exam for the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) designation. Visit their Career Center for openings for internal auditors.

    Computers/Information Technology:
    • - Search by field or location. Submit your resume. Lots of articles about IT fields.
    • Computerworld - Listing of best places to work, salary survey, news, and features. Search their jobs database.
    • Datamasters - Computer industry salary survey. Data is based on 1999 compensation gathered from among more than 1400 employers of I.S. professionals.
    • DICE - Accepts job postings only from headhunters in the information technology field. Search the database or register to be automatically notified when a new listing matches your requirements.
    • Geekfinder - Over 200,000 jobs listed for computer professionals.
    • InfoWorld - Lots of news articles and information for the IT professional.
    • IT jobs - Search by location or category.

    Education - Early Childhood through High School:
    • - Interfolio allows you to create an electronic portfolio so you can manage your important credentials online. Once you sign up and upload your documents, the application process becomes as simple as telling Interfolio where you want to apply and when. Interfolio does all the work!
    • - Create your resume online. Then log on to their web site to find out which schools have viewed your resume. Then send a cover letter expressing your interest in that position.

    • Graduating Engineer - Lots of feature articles, industry news, advice about resumes and job interviews, company profiles, entry-level salaries, and more.
    • PhD's.Org - Science, Math, and Engineering career resources for scientists and would-be scientists.

    Government Service and Public Policy:
    • Call To Serve - An education and outreach initiative designed to inform college students about the myriad opportunities in federal service.
    • Federal Jobs Digest - Search for jobs within the federal government and research government agencies.
    • Peace Corps - This site provides in depth information on positions available with the Peace Corps and the advantages that they offer.
    • Public Service - is your source for professional jobs in the NEW public sector - government, nonprofits, NGO's, consulting, contracting and academia. - and for high quality advice and information about public service careers.

    Graphic Arts:
    • - For those in graphic design. Post your resume and search job listings.
    • Graphic Artists Guild - Subscribe to their JOBline for a fee. Lists both freelance and staff employment opportunities in the graphic arts industry. Also check out group insurance benefits for guild members.

    Health Care:
    • HealthCareerWeb - Positions available for all areas of health care. Search for jobs, post your resume, and research employers.

    Higher Education:
    • Affirmative Action Register - Positions, both of an academic and non-academic nature, with colleges and universities from across the country.
    • Next Wave - Designed for Science majors and professionals. Articles about applying to grad school, employment statistics, articles about postdoc and faculty issues. Searchable database of funding options for biomedical scientists in the training phases of their career. Post your CV/Resume.
    • PhD's.Org - Science, Math, and Engineering career resources for scientists and would-be scientists.

    Natural Sciences and Mathematics:
    • Careers in Science and Engineering - A student planning guide to grad school and beyond. Intended to help undergraduate & graduate students in the sciences, engineering & mathematics.
    • Science/AAAS -  contains all the latest science news including career positions.


    Social and Behavioral Sciences and Not-for-Profit Careers:
    • American Psychological Association - Check out their information on career paths taken by Baccalaureate recipients in Psychology, as well as career information on their 52 Specialized Areas of Interest.

    Sports Careers:
    • - works with hundreds of teams, leagues and organizations nationwide. Check this site for information about how to find an internship or job in the highly competitive sports industry.


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