CareerConnect is your campus source for jobs and internships offered by local, national and international employers. Organizations seek Northwestern students and graduates because of the quality of academic and professional excellence, character, integrity and strong work ethic. Use CareerConnect to search for full-time and part-time jobs and Internships within the for-profit, non-profit and government sectors.
Job & Internship Search Strategies
Fundamental Truths of the Job Search
There are always jobs available.
The successful job hunter uses the most effective strategies.
Successful job-search is a learned skill, which can be studied and mastered—by you!
The Hidden Job Market
Most job openings are "hidden," that is, they are not posted anywhere. The only way to find out them is by using informal job search methods.
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Hound is a national search engine that helps people find specific companies or jobs.
Indeed is a meta search engine. Indeed gives students instant access to millions of jobs and internships from sources such as Monster, HotJobs, CareerBuilder, The Star Tribune, the New York Times and Fortune 500 corporate websites.
Jobipedia, exposes students to Q&A with Americas’ top corporate recruiting professionals.