Resources

These resources can help you plan and navigate your search for meaningful work.

We also welcome the opportunity discuss your job search and specific questions or concerns.

JobStop

Entry-level positions in education, science and engineering, business and industry, computers and human services. Visit JobStop.

Liberal Arts Career NetWORK

Internship and job opportunities nationwide for liberal arts graduates. To access, use your Hope email and "forgot password" at the login page (only available to current students). Visit the Liberal Arts Career NetWORK.

Spotlight on Careers

Career information and job listings in a range of professional categories, including arts, communication, business, education, government, law and social services, and science and technology.  Visit Spotlight on Careers.

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Glassdoor

Job listings, company listing and employee reviews and examples of company interview questions. Visit Glassdoor.

Additional Resources

JOB LISTINGS/DATABASES
  • CareerMatrix: Opportunities in Michigan; offers the capability to email your online resume to companies
  • Coolworks.com: A wide range of opportunities such as conference centers, restaurant positions, national park positions, camps and more
  • CollegeGrad: Information on careers, degrees and resources for your job search, as well as additional resources
  • Indeed.com: Blends jobs from multiple sources in an easy-to-use, Google-style interface
  • USAJOBS: Allows you to search for a job as a U.S. citizen or as a federal employee
TEACHING LISTINGS
  • Michigan Regional Education Applicant Program: Apply at no cost to participating schools in Michigan with one application. Information about participating schools and applying to school districts out of Michigan is also available.
  • Oakland Human Resources Consortium: Register with 16 school districts in Oakland County, Michigan, for over 300 job openings expected this spring and summer with one single application process
  • GreatSchoolJobs.com: Free job posting and applicant searches to every school district in the country
  • Teachers-Teachers.com: The premier academic placement service assisting teachers looking for jobs and schools looking for teachers
OVERSEAS WORK AUTHORIZATION
  • BUNAC: Information and services for individuals looking for short term (up to a year, depending on location) work abroad and gives profiles on individuals who have already gone overseas
  • Interexchange: Information and services for individuals looking for internships, teaching overseas and short term work in Europe
  • U.S. Department of State: Lists websites of U.S. embassies, consulates and diplomatic missions
SALARY RESOURCES
  • NACE Salary Calculator Center: Salary information for college graduates, including education, employment history, location and more
  • Payscale.com: Online salary, benefits and compensation information
  • Salary.com: Salary reports covering virtually every occupation, as well as information on salary, benefits, negotiation and human resources issues