Online Resources



Handshake serves as Temple University's virtual career center and provides thousands of job and internship postings from 200,000+ employers. Students can customize their job search, apply for jobs and internships, and even schedule an appointment with a career coach using this comprehensive virtual resource.

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Career Guide

The Career Guide is a comprehensive collection of job search resources, tips and strategies relevant to all majors and industries.

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FOCUS 2 combines self-assessment, career and major exploration, decision-making and planning in a single product. Your assessment results are matched to career options and majors/programs. FOCUS 2 guides you through a career and education decision-making model to help select a major, and make informed career decisions.

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Whether you are exploring multiple majors or searching for information about your chosen field, this site will help you connect majors to careers. Learn about the typical career areas and the types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.

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Candid Career is the premier provider of thousands of informational video interviews featuring industry professionals through an easy to use website. Our site is dedicated to providing the inside scoop on careers as well as advice that will give you an edge in your job search. Find your passion and land your dream job today!

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Career Shift was created to help job seekers successfully navigate the published and hidden job market to find gainful employment. Career Shift has offered an online set of integrated applications proven to help job seekers since 2007.

Start Smart

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is working with partners across communities, cities, and states to offer free salary negotiation workshops to eliminate the gender pay gap for good. These salary negotiation courses can be taken online by clicking the above link, or an in-person presentation by Career Center staff can be requested for your class or organization.

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The Goin Global team is comprised of individuals representing many different nationalities who all have one experience in common—we have all lived and worked outside of our home countries. Goin Global is committed to providing "grassroots intelligence" through our team of in-country researchers. These individuals are in place around the world to monitor and update the career information and resources that we deliver to you.

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Here you will find valuable resources, like the ability to record and review your practice interviews, to assist you with your interviewing skills. Interview Stream provides the right fit of pre-recorded and live video solutions that help individuals prepare for their next interview.

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Ferguson's Career Guidance Center serves as a research database organized into three main sections: Industries and Careers, Plan Your Education, and Launch Your Career. The material draws from a range of authoritative sources, including the Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance.

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Vault Career Insider provides occupation profiles (including educational requirements, career paths, and salary estimates), company and industry profiles, career-related blogs, and recommendations on resumes, cover letters, and interviewing.

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Versatile PhD is an online community helping humanities, social science, and STEM graduate students and PhDs identify, prepare for, and succeed in non-academic careers.

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Boost your interview chances by optimizing your resume keywords against job descriptions with Jobscan. Jobscan compares your resume with any job description you choose and identifies changes you can make to maximize your chances of being selected by recruiters and Applicant Tracking Systems.


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