Classroom Career Tools

UAB’s Career & Professional Development welcomes faculty and staff to utilize our career resources in your curriculum and other classroom activities. Below you will find information and links to the resources that typically get the most faculty use, but if there is something career related that you are trying to accomplish in the classroom that you don’t see here, feel free to reach out to our office for assistance.

All faculty have access to our full range of online career tools through your BlazerNet account.

Most Commonly Used Online Resources Provided by Career & Professional Development

Workshop Request Form

Schedule an interactive workshop or presentation led by one of our Career Consultants. After you submit your request, one of our staff will confirm the date and time. We look forward to meeting with your class!

WORKSHOP REQUEST FORM

Focus

Self-guided assessment to help students explore careers and majors suitable to themselves and learn more about chosen career fields. (Videos, skills, and career profiles provided.)

Access by logging into BlazerNet and selecting “Classroom Career Tools".

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TypeFocus

Self-assessment designed to help students understand their personality preferences, improve communication, and enhance team interactions.

Access by logging into BlazerNet and selecting “Classroom Career Tools".

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GoinGlobal

Database of cultural, career, and job information from 40 U.S. cities and 34 countries. Also includes a database of H-1B sponsoring organizations.

Access by logging into BlazerNet and selecting “Classroom Career Tools".

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Interview Stream

This platform allows faculty to set up assignments and select interview questions. The student conducts the interview independently, on their own time, and then submits the assignment to you for grading. If you have not used Interview Stream before and want to get started, contact our office for assistance.

Access by logging into BlazerNet and selecting “Classroom Career Tools".

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HireABlazer

Steps to create Faculty/Staff HireABlazer access:

  • Click on “New User.”
  • You will be directed to a “Create Your Account” page.
  • Select “Faculty/Staff” next to “I am a/an”.
  • Enter your name, UAB email, and create a password.
  • Accept the Terms of Service & Privacy Policy and hit Submit.

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Candid Careers

Many faculty like to incorporate career videos into their online assignments. Career & Professional Development provides a wide-range of videos for faculty and students through Candid Careers.

Access by logging into BlazerNet and selecting “Classroom Career Tools".

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