Office of Career Services

Business Links

General Business

Careers in Business - Resource and overview information on Accounting, Consulting, Finance including Commercial Banking, Corporate Finance, Financial Planning , Insurance, Investment Banking, Money Management, Real Estate, Marketing

Does an Early Career MBA Make Sense for You?  - BeattheGMAT.com looks at the reasons for considering an MBA right out of undergrad.

Fortune 500 - America’s largest industrial and service corporations, ranked by revenue.

Gary Price’s List of Lists - Comprehensive clearinghouse of links to articles listing the top ranked industries and organizations

Open Directory Project - A useful resource for locating mid-size, small, and boutique firms; contains directories of hundreds of finance, consulting, marketing, real estate, and human resources companies

Business Week - Features topics including advice for undergraduate business students, first jobs, and the 55 best places to launch your career

Yahoo! Business and Economy: Organizations - Links to professional business organizations, grouped by industry.

Affordable Colleges Online MBA Guide

Accounting

Accountant/Auditor - Princeton Review career profile

Accountants and Auditors - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Accounting - WetFeet career profile

Accounting Career Paths - A resource for students from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Accounting Career Center - Gain in-depth information on accounting degrees, accounting career paths, job opportunities, what it takes to become a CPA, and other valuable accounting career resources (including a link to a free online CPA review course

Affordable Colleges Online Accounting Programs Guide

American Association of Finance and Accounting - Oldest and largest alliance of executive search firms specializing in the staffing of finance and accounting professionals; helpful info for job seekers at all levels

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants - Professional association

American Society of Women Accountants - Professional association

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners - Professional association

“Big Four” accounting firms:

Careers In Accounting - Information about different careers in accounting, including audit, tax, managerial accounting and others; includes book recommendations and job listing sites

Directory of US and International Accounting Associations 

Financial Advisory - Job posting site focused on financial and accounting positions from the leading cities in the USA and around the world

Institute of Internal Auditors - Professional association

Institute of Management Accountants - Professional association

MyAccountingDegree.org - The most complete database of accounting degree programs on the web — featuring over 9,000 programs; also contains interviews with current accounting students as well as informative articles about accounting specialties and careers

National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) - Professional association

National Society of Accountants - Professional association

SearchAccountingJobs.com - SearchAccountingJobs.com as been in business for over 23 years and specializes in national accounting career opportunities.  Professionals can create a free account, upload a confidential resume, search for jobs, directly contact top accounting recruiters working in their specialty and geographic location and much more.

Start There, Go Places - AICPA’s student site

Consulting

About.com Consulting Careers - Information about the consulting application process, typical positions, job requirements, and career and job information

Association of Management Consulting Firms - Professional association

CareerOverview.com: Consulting Career, Job and Training Info - Industry info, skills used, how to get a job in the field.

Careers-in-Business Consulting Section - Includes information about top consulting firms, and different practice such as strategy, healthcare, litigation, and finance consulting

Careers in Consulting - Lists of firms by type of consulting, print and internet resources, salary info, facts & trends.

CaseQuestions.com - Sample case questions and tips for answering them, plus links to over 100 consulting firms’ websites.

Case Interview Preparation - Boston Consulting Group interview tips, practice and interactive cases.

Consulting - WetFeet career profile

Consulting Career Quest - Job search site for consulting professionals.

Institution of Management Consultants USA - Professional association

Management Analysts - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Management Consultant - Princeton Review career profile

Organizational Developer - Princeton Review career profile

Solve a Case - McKinsey and Company tips

Economics

Economic Development Directory - Directory of economic development organizations by state

Job Openings for Economists - Job openings provided by the American Economic Association

Microfinance Gateway - The most comprehensive online resource for the global microfinance community, offering publications, events, jobs and consultant profiles

Private Equity Database - For a subscription fee (30-day free trial offered), search for private equity firms

Cambridge Data - Submit a resume to be hired as a consultant for worldwide economic and social development or foreign aid projects

Inomics - Especially tailored to the needs of economists, find and post job openings, courses and conferences for economists and a human-edited economic directory and extensive database of research papers in economics

International Economic Development Council - IEDC serves economic and community development professional, providing information on professional development, certification and resources for funding and financial assistance; members can access job postings in the career services area and information about internships with the organization

International Monetary Fund - Constantly recruits economists

National Association for Business Economics - Professional association

National Security Agency - Federal agency offering job postings in many career field areas

US Securities and Exchange Commission

The World Bank Group

Entrepreneurship / Small Business

Bizjournals.com Enterprise - Provides current information about small businesses and entrepreneurs throughout the United States including small business profiles, problems solved, and strategies

Kauffman Foundation - Provides resources and education for entrepeneurship

US Small Business Administration - A small business resource organization created by Congress, this website contains a wealth of information including startup tools, checklists, and resources to start your own business, how to finance your business, current laws and regulations and more

Finance

About.com’s Finance Careers - Career profiles, education and training, how to start and advance in a finance career

American Association of Finance and Accounting - Oldest and largest alliance of executive search firms specializing in the staffing of finance and accounting professionals; helpful info for job seekers at all levels

Affordable Colleges Online Finance Programs Guide

Asset Management - WetFeet career profile

Association for Finance Professionals - Professional association

Bank Officer - Princeton Review career profile

Barron’s Online - Weekly publication for investors from the publisher of the Wall Street Journal; fee trial available

Budget Analysts - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Institute - Professional association

Columbia Business School - Finance career specialties overview

Financial Management Association - Professional association

Financial Planning Association - Professional association

Financial Women’s Association - Professional association

Careers-in-Finance.com - Overview of industry, job options, salaries, links to other sites and resource listings

Corporate Finance - WetFeet career profile

eFinancial Careers - A network for jobs in the securities, investment banking and asset management industries

Financial Analyst - Princeton Review career profile

Financial Analysts - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Financial Advisory - Job posting site focused on financial and accounting positions from the leading cities in the USA and around the world

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority - Largest independent regulator for all securities firms doing business in the United States; information and training for industry professionals

Financial Managers - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Financial Planner - Princeton Review career profile

Foreign Exchange Trader - Princeton Review career profile

Insurance Information Institute - Good descriptions of different kinds of insurance products to help you understand the insurance industry, learn the industry lingo, and brush up on current events in the insurance industry

Insurance Underwriters - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Investment Banker - Princeton Review career profile

Investment Banking - WetFeet career profile

Investopedia.com - Financial encyclopedia offering tutorials on various aspects of the market, weekly articles and index of frequently asked investing questions

National Association of Personal Financial Advisors - Professional association

OneWire.com - Career management and job matching tool focused on finance, investment banking and consulting careers; uses a two-step process to ensure that you are matched only with those opportunities that precisely meet your goals and experiences

Personal Financial Advisors - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Schward Enterprise, LLC - Recommended reading and resources for hedge fund careers

Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association - Professional association

Stockbroker - Princeton Review career profile

Trader - Princeton Review career profile

Venture Capitalist/Investor - Princeton Review career profile

Women in Business - Sponsored by Deutsche Bank, the annual Women on Wall Street Conference is one of DB’s efforts to further business and career opportunities for women in the financial industry

Human Resources

American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) - Professional association

Benefits Administrator  Princeton Review career profile

Compensation and Benefits Managers - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Human Resources Manager - Princeton Review career profile

Human Resources Managers - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Human Resources Specialists and Labor Relations Specialists - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Jobs4HR - Job listings within human resources

Labor Relations Specialist - Princeton Review career profile

National Human Resources Association - Professional association

Society for Human Resource Management - Professional association

Training and Development Managers - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Training and Development Specialists - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Training Specialist - Princeton Review career profile

Marketing

American Marketing Association - Best practices for different subfields of marketing, a marketing dictionary with definitions of common marketing terms and acronyms, a searchable directory of firms by category of service and a “career center” with job listings and job search advice

Affordable Colleges Online Marketing Programs Guide

Association for Integrated Marketing - Professional association

Direct Marketing Association - Professional association

Market Research Analysts - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Market Researcher - Princeton Review career profile

Marketing - WetFeet career profile

Marketing Executive - Princeton Review career profile

Marketing Research Association - Professional association

Product Designer - Princeton Review career profile

Real Estate

Institute of Real Estate Management - Provides career exploration section for students, as well as other resources, information and membership for real estate management professionals

National Association of Realtors - Latest industry news plus basic information about many real estate career opportunities, education and professional license requirements as well as links to professional associations and a brief reading list for further career research

Property Manager - Princeton Review career profile

Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Real Estate Agent/Broker - Princeton Review career profile

Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Real Estate - WetFeet career profile

Sales

Account Management - WetFeet career profile

American Association of Inside Sales Professionals - Professional association

Buyer - Princeton Review career profile

National Association of Sales Professionals (NASP) - Professional association

National Retail Federation - Professional association

Pharmaceutical Sales Representative - Princeton Review career profile

Retail Salespersons - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Securities, Commodities and Financial Services Sales Agents - Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Service Sales Representative - Princeton Review career profile

Social Entrepreneurship / Corporate Responsibility

Business Ethics Magazine-The Magazine of Corporate Social Responsibility - Includes information on the 100 Best Corporate Citizens

Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) - Association of more than 250 member companies workign to develop sustainable business practices

Investors and Environmentalists for Sustainable Prosperity (CERES) - National network of investors, environmental organizations and other public interest groups working with companies and investors to address sustainability challenges such as global climate change

Net Impact - Network of new leaders dedicated to social entrepreneurship

Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship - Provides platforms at the country, regional and global levels that highlight social entrepreneurship as a key element to advance societies and address social problems in an innovative and effective manner

Social Investment Forum - Comprehensive information, contacts, and resources on social responsible investing

Sustainable Business - Contains Sustainable Business Insider, an on-line trade magazine that reports on the latest developments and trends across ll sustainable business sectors and Green Dream jobs, a job service that connects people with business skills with environmentally conscious nonprofits and businesses

World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) - CEO-led global association of more than 200 companies dealing exclusively with business and sustainable development

Other

Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences - Professional association

Risk Management Association  - Professional association