LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a professional social networking site allowing you to connect with professionals in your field of interest, potential employers, Xavier faculty members, recruiters, Xavier alumni, fellow WCB students and more. LinkedIn has proven to be an excellent resource to students seeking to learn more about career fields and to add individuals to their career and job search networks.

To learn more about how LinkedIn works, click here. Questions about LinkedIn etiquette? Be sure to ask someone in the Professional Development Center. To easily connect with WCB alumni, join the “Xavier University Alumni” group and its “Williams College of Business Alumni” subgroup.

 

Webinars

There are several webinars available which address the job search. Click on the webinars link to the left for a listing.

 

Wet Feet

WetFeet is an online career resource library whose mission is to equip job seekers with advice, research, and inspiration needed to plan and achieve a successful career. This resource provides Employer Profiles, Career Advice videos and articles, Industry and Career Track Profiles and access to the online WetFeet magazine. Additionally, WetFeet offers over 65 downloadable Career Insider Guides allowing you to learn more about hot career topics, employers and industries! This information is presented in an easy-to-read format that you will find informative and entertaining! Note: Downloadable Guides are available to current Xavier students only with the use of your active Xavier email address.

Note: To access this resource you must log in to your eRecruiting account. The link to WetFeet can be found on the homepage.

Visit the eRecruiting Website for WetFeet Access

 

 CareerBeam

CareerBeam is a full service career development portal designed to provide all the resources necessary to guide individuals through a strategic job search. Users can create a personalized career plan and conduct a results-oriented career search in an easy-to-use, interactive solution that delivers the most powerful and innovative career tools available.

Resources include access to databases to search for information on companies, contacts and employment opportunities; career exploration tools; resume and cover letter builders; interview preparation resources and more!

Note: This site is available to current Xavier students only with the use of your active Xavier email address to register.

Visit Carrer Beam here.

 

Career Shift

CareerShift provides an easy-to-use, approach for cracking the "hidden job market" and for managing your job hunt all in one place. You'll be able to search for jobs and save your searches, find and save a list of contacts, create resumes and cover letters, and put them together in a targeted e-mail or postal mail campaigns.

Visit the Career Shift web site.

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