MBA Excel Story Tracker
The key to preparing for behavioral interview questions is to ensure that you have proper coverage for all of the core behavioral question types. To put it another way, you want to make sure that you have a story that applies to every question your interviewer might ask. What you really want to avoid is being prompted with a question you didn’t prepare … [ Read more ]
Content: Online Resource | Author: Matthew Kuo | Source: “MBA Excel” | Subjects: Career, Free Stuff / Tools
31Projects is an online platform that helps connect such graduate students with companies and organizations in need of business expertise. It bills itself as “a project marketplace connecting organizations with top MBA and graduate students through real-world projects.” The site maintains a network of prescreened students interested in solving real-world business problems—it’s open only to full-time students and recent alumni from the top graduate management … [ Read more ]
Content: Online Resource | Subjects: Career, MBA Related
Unemployment Rescue Kit
When IT program manager Andrew Makar found himself the victim of unexpected downsizing, he mapped out a strategy for finding a new job – and it worked. The tips, tactics, and contact matrix tool included in this download will help you build your own plan of action.
Content: Online Resource | Author: Andrew Makar | Source: “TechRepublic” | Subject: Career
“Compensation in startups is one of the tougher topics to manage, in large part because there is very little information on the topic…until recently, that is. The best source of compensation info for startups that I have come across is an annual survey conducted by J. Robert Scott, Ernst & Young and WilmerHale. Professor Noam Wasserman at HBS does the analysis for this … [ Read more ]
Content: Online Resource | Source: “CompStudy.com” | Subjects: Career, Entrepreneurship, Human Resources
Content: Online Resource | Subjects: Associations / Organizations, Career | Industry: Telecommunications
JASPER: Monster’s Job Assets & Strengths Profiler
The JASPER test is the new standard in career testing and assesment.
Based on over 60 years of research, this fun and enlightening test will uncover your job strengths and preferences and help you use them to your advantage.
* Discover your work and leadership style
* Gain confidence in your job related skills
* Enhance your ability to work with others
* Improve your resume, … [ Read more ]
Content: Online Resource | Source: “Monster” | Subjects: Career, Personal Development
Badbossology.com features completely free access to over 1200 articles and resources on solving problems with difficult managers.
Content: Online Resource | Source: “The CMR Group” | Subjects: Career, Miscellaneous
Learn about legendary basketball coach John Wooden’s pyramid of success at this site.
Content: Online Resource | Author: John Wooden | Subjects: Career, Leadership
Certified MBA™ (CMBA)
The Certified MBA™ (CMBA) is the first and only objective measure of a student’s grasp of the MBA skill set. It is a distinction that inspires confidence among prospective employers.
You’ve already done the hard work, now apply for the distinction that can help you be more successful in your job search.
Content: Online Resource | Source: “International Certification Institute LLC” | Subjects: Career, MBA Related
MBAs need to develop their own levels of Self Awareness
Your Career Advancement is directly proportional to your Leadership Ability, which in turn is directly proportional to your level of Emotional Intelligence, of which Self Awareness is perhaps the most important ingredient.
Content: Online Resource | Author: Johann Diaz | Source: “MBAmatch.com” | Subjects: Career, MBA Related | Industry: Personnel / Staffing
This site positions itself as the most complete and accurate resource for compensation data. It provides salary, benefit and cost-of-living information. As the site proclaims, it urges HR professionals to become educated by taking advantage of the sites on-line courses to improve their pay practice knowledge and skills. The site provides extensive data on assessing salaries for 30,000 job titles within certain geographic areas. [Babson … [ Read more ]
Content: Online Resource | Source: “Salary Expert” | Subjects: Career, Human Resources
Stock Options and Related Plans
This easy to navigate site from the National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO) offers articles, research, publications, meetings and links to other resources – all focused on stock options (note: they also have a section on ESOPs)
Content: Online Resource | Source: “Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO)” | Subjects: Career, Entrepreneurship
Created and maintained by the Office of Personnel Management, FedScope is an analytic data processing Web tool to help users find and analyze Federal employment data. FedScope offers several “canned reports” which have already been created as well as “freestyle reports” that allow users to choose which of the thirteen key data elements they would like to include in each custom chart or graph they … [ Read more ]
Content: Online Resource | Source: “Office of Personnel Management” | Subjects: Career, Miscellaneous | Industry: Government
This jobsite for the PR field also serves as a great resource for both PR neophyte and pro allike. The resources section includes the following topics: Industry Research (incl. strategic PR articles, reports, speeches, and white papers); Events & Seminars; PR Agency Info; and Career Services.
Content: Online Resource | Source: “Workinpr.com” | Subjects: Career, Public Relations | Industry: Public Relations
Your Career in Finance
This presentation by Tim Opler (of Ohio State University) discusses a wide variety of topics related to a career in finance. Somewhat dated (1997) but still useful for those interested in the field who have no real background.
Content: Online Resource | Author: Tim Opler | Subjects: Career, Finance
Resources for 25 Industries
Content: Online Resource | Source: “IndustryLink” | Subjects: Career, Industry Specific
Leading European On-Line Career site matching MBAs with Corporate Employers
Content: Online Resource | Author: Johann Diaz | Subjects: Career, MBA Related
The Riley Guide
The Riley Guide is a directory of employment and career information sources and services on the Internet. It is primarily intended to provide instruction for job seekers on how to use the Internet to their best advantage. They do not post jobs nor do they post or review resumes.
Content: Online Resource | Author: Margaret Riley Dikel | Source: “Riley Guide” | Subject: Career
200 Sample Cover Letters
As the title suggests, a collection of sample cover letters to aid your career management goals
Content: Online Resource | Author: William S. Frank | Source: “CareerLab” | Subjects: Career, Free Stuff / Tools
Dice: High Tech Jobs
Content: Online Resource | Source: “Dice” | Subjects: Career, IT / Technology / E-Business | Industry: Information Technology