NUcareers - Northeastern’s online job database. Search and apply for On-Campus Recruiting opportunities and other job openings. Publish your resume to a resume book. Research employers using NUcareers and CareerSearch. Access NUcareers through the Career Development website, or myNEU.
Going Global - Search for jobs and internships around the globe. Access this tool via NUcareers.
LinkedIn - Join the Career Development group.
Alumni Directory - Starting in the Fall semester, seniors can find alumni contacts via “HuskyNation” in myNEU. Use the Informational Interviewing guide on the website to make the best use of alumni contacts.
Network with friends, family, professors, co-op contacts; attend panel & industry talks, alumni events, etc.
Network and gain information through professional associations: www.asaecenter.org - under “People and Groups,” select Directories, then Gateway to Associations.
Additional Job Search Resources
www.simplyhired.com www.indeed.com These are the Google of job search. They save you time by searching multiple job boards and company websites. Use advanced search, “entry level” or 0-2 years, and keywords.
Entry level jobs:
Nectjobs - job search tool for all job seekers - one that includes all major professional industries organized for easy navigation
www.bostonworks.com/college has entry level jobs and internships.
www.craigslist.com is an informal job site but can have great opportunities.
Non-profit & Government Jobs:
For a database of non-profits searchable by keyword, try www.guidestar.com.
International Job Search Board: jobs.ac.uk
Web Sites for Career Research & Guides to Job Search Process
Riley Guide: a well-organized gold mine of a guide to the job search process. Don’t miss the sections on job search, research, and the A-Z Index to find industry specific job search sites.
Google: Use varied keywords while searching to yield relevant results, "Careers in______"
Career X: An on line career resource center filled with easy-to-use materials designed to help you succeed and compete professionally, including: Self-Assessment for Career Management, Resumés, Cover Letters, LinkedIn, Networking, Interviewing, Communication, Digital Literacy, International student resources and career and industry specific content.
Resources Beyond NU
Job Skills & Training
Note: These services are recommended in addition to those offered by NU Career Development
- Career One Stop
- Institute for Career Transitions
- Jewish Vocational Services
- Job Hunt
- Massachusetts Labor and Workforce Development
- Massachusetts One-Stop Career Centers
- Neighbors Helping Neighbors
- Newton Free Library: Job Hunter
- One Life at a Time
- Transitions Needham
Housing & Mortgage
- Mass Housing Assistance
- Mass Affordable Housing Programs
- Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
- Winter Heating Assistance
- Weatherization Assistance Program
- Making Home Affordable
- Foreclosure Law
- Avoiding Foreclosure
- US Department of Housing and Urban Development: Avoiding Foreclosure
Healthcare, Insurance, & Assistance
- Better Health Connector
- Health Charities
- Health Safety Net/Free Care
- Massachusetts Health Connector
- Mass League of Community Health Centers
- Mass Medline
- Needy Meds
- Partnership for Prescription Assistance
- Preventive Plans
- Advocates Mental Health
- National Alliance on Mental Illness
- NAMI Family to Family
- Psychology Today Therapy Directory
- Riverside Community Care
Additionally: See your local community mental health clinic or ask your health care provider for a mental health referral
- Certified Financial Planning Association
- Certified Financial Planners: Let's Make a Plan
- Massachusetts Banking and Finance Laws and Regulations
- Massachusetts Citizen's Guide to State Financial Services
- National Foundation for Credit Counseling
- Smart About Money