Career Services Miscellaneous Job Search Tools

Miscellaneous Job Search Tools

Hidden Job Market: 80% of all jobs are never advertised. You'll have to network to find them. Use the links below to learn more about the HJM and networking.

Cost of Living Information

How Much Salary Can You Expect To Make

How to Do Research on a Company

How to Negotiate Your Salary


Locating Employers

Resumes & Cover Letters

Curriculum Vitae

  • CareerBytes from "Resumes and C.V.s - What's the difference?"
  • Center for Career Services Columbia University with good information and samples.
  • includes overseas resources and a job search feature.
  • The CV Doctor from the Chronicle of Higher Ed more good advice and examples.

General Job Search Information

  • 8 Cornerstones of High Performance What employers seek in their employees.  Concept used in WTAMU New Student Orientations to focus on the skills necessary for success in the workplace.
  • Company salaries, reviews, and interviews posted anonymously by employees.
  • NACE: online resources for job searching.
  • The Education Portal: A directory of colleges, schools, and career information to help students make informed decisions about their education
  • The Riley Guide: Gateway to job search and career information