Career Resources

Guides

Net Impact's Corporate Careers That Make a Difference - Net Impact released a new 80+ page guide to help students and young professionals chart their careers in corporate responsibility and sustainability. There is a growing demand for both graduating and working professionals looking for guidance in this area, but resources are often limited and focus narrowly on dedicated CSR positions. This guide profiles dozens of individuals with diverse academic backrgounds working at leading companies.

Forbes - Best Job Interview Questions
Forbes - Interview Mistakes

Scholarships, Fellowships, and Grants

American Society of Women Accountants - Scholarships for women that intend to pursue a career in accounting. Currently ASWA is accepting applicants for the 2013-2014 Margaret Keldie Scholarship. Click here for more information and an application.

Illinois CPA Society - Scholarships for those interested in a CPA profession.

AAUW Fellowships and Grants - AAUW has a long and distinguished history of advancing educational and professional opportunities for women in the United States and around the globe. One of the world's largest sources of funding for graduate women, AAUW is providing more than $4.3 million in funding for more than 278 fellowships and grants to outstanding women and nonprofit organizations in the 2012-13 academic year.

Career Assessment and Advice

Career and Internship Resources

  • Net Impact - An international nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire, educate, and equip individuals to use the power of business to create a more socially and environmentally sustainable world. Includes global career and networking resources.
  • Onewire - Finance jobs, banking jobs and career tools for financial services companies.
  • Payscale - A website that helps with salary information.
  • Women for Hire - National career fair and diversity recruitment information as well as career advice for women.
  • The National Association of Colleges and Employers offers the most accurate compensation data available.
  • Salary Calculator (NACE).

 

Resources for Business Owners