The Job Search

Job Search Resources

The following resources provide information and tools to help the new college graduate and worker in transition during the job search. Though the list below only includes websites, there are also many quality books available that provide career search advice.


The Balance Careers Job Searching

  • Job search tips and advice about interviewing, resumes, networking.

YouTube – Search for “Job Interview Tips or Techniques”

  • Watch videos to see what to do and avoid while interviewing

Career Builder

  • Extensive articles and videos about the job search, cover letters and resumes, soft skills needed in the workplace
  • Can post resumes

Work It Daily

  • Extensive list of free articles and webinars about the job search and work world

Monster – Career Advice

  • Comprehensive site and multiple articles about all aspect of the job hunt, advice forums, starting a job, workplace issues
  • Can post resumes
  • Watch good and bad examples of job interviews

ZipRecruiter College Jobs

  • Access to millions of job and internship postings
  • Articles and videos on resume training, interviewing, cover letters, and more

ZipRecruiter Salaries by Major

  • Salaries reported directly from employers
  • Interactive widget which allows you to search for jobs and salaries by major and location

New Grad Life

  • Extensive free articles and videos about job hunting, resumes, networking, interviews, financial advice for new college grads
  • Job Board – enter zip codes to learn what jobs are available in specific locations


  •  Free browser for advanced career search that will match your education and skills
  • Search for any job and receive all the skills, education/courses, specifications, and average salary