Job and Internship Postings

Handshake is an online database of job and internship postings, both specifically for Sewanee students and alumni and those created by the vendor. Through Handshake, students may upload a resume for employers to view, apply to jobs and internships, and register for interview times and other events.

Forte Job Center is designed to alert women to opportunities in business searches thousands of job websites. 

LinkedIn Jobs allows you to set your own search parameters. The site has a link just for internships, too. provides data for foreign workers seeking opportunities in United States; the site integrates quantitative modeling methods and information technology to help candidates seek more efficiently and accurately. The data is drawn and compiled from an array of sources, including public web sites, job boards, social networks and government agencies. makes precise career connections in a secure, confidential environment in order to match and connect top financial institutions and industry professionals at all levels.

RippleMatch uses matching technology to find the best opportunities to match your profile and connects candidates with employers.

Scouted connects early career candidates (0-10 years experience) with internships and jobs. 

Suited connects candidates with top-tier investment banks. is comprised of multiple employment web sites focusing exclusively on local communities in the state of Tennessee.

WayUp is a site for students to apply for part-time jobs, internships, and full-time jobs for graduating seniors; 1 out of 3 applicants were hired for one of the jobs they applied for through the site. 

Networking Links

LinkedIn is a robust tool for developing and nurturing a professional network. There are several alumni groups including the "official" one maintained by Sewanee Career Center. LinkedIn makes relationships transparent. Create an account, begin to connect with alumni and others you know, search for companies or industries of interest and prepare to be surprised at all of the amazing careers crafted by Sewanee alumni.

Sewanee Gateway is on online directory of Sewanee alumni and parents and a way that students connect with them for networking purposes. Please remember to be very specific when conducting a search (e. g. when searching for alumni in Atlanta, those with addresses in Decatur or Alpharetta will not appear). provides anyone's email as long as the searcher knows the first and last name and corporate domain name. 

Career and Personality Self-Assessment

My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options. My Next Move has tasks, skills, salary information, and more for over 900 different careers. Users can find careers through keyword search; by browsing industries that employ different types of workers; or through the O*NET Interest Profiler, a tool that offers personalized career suggestions based on a person's interests and level of work experience.

Career Exploration and Salary Data

Spotlight on Careers provides career resources for liberal arts students and contains profiles of jobs and industries and their earnings and outlooks.

Career Insider by Vault includes insider information for over 5000 companies and 70 industries, including salary surveys for major employers. It also includes information on top graduate and professional schools and free, downloadable guides including Top InternshipsTop 100 Law FirmsGuide to Finance Interviews, etc.

Buzzfile lists thousands of employers by major and by state. 

CareerBliss seeks to empower job seekers with jobs, reviews of over 100,000 employers, and salaries, along with hundreds of career articles. 

Glassdoor is a free jobs and career community that offers an inside look at jobs and companies. The site contains "employee generated content" – anonymous salaries, company reviews, interview questions, and more – all posted by employees, job seekers, and sometimes the companies themselves. 

IBISWorld is a resource provided by duPont Library that provides in-depth market research reports covering over 1,300 industries. Reports are usually 30-50 pages long. Reports cover industry performance, forecasts, products/services, competitive landscape, major companies, operating conditions and more. All charts within a report can be exported to Excel and all graphs can be copied and pasted into any Word report.Reports are updated every four months.

Inside Jobs is a place where people can explore opportunities and learn what paths can take them there. is a free website where students and recent graduates can ask questions about job searching and get answers directly from experienced recruiting professionals at America’s top employers.

New Grad Life links to Top 100 Niche Job Sites, and SmartRecruiters has a blog post about the Best 50 Niche Job Boards

O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, and researchers.

One Day One Job and One Day One Internship profiles a different company or non-profit every day including what they do, who they are, why they’re interesting, and what kind of entry level jobs and internships they offer.

Payscale's Guide to Early Career Success provides resources on a variety of topics for new graduates.  

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