JWU Online Resources Learn about your field of interest. Before you start, make sure you have your library barcode number.
Business & Company Resource Center has up-to-date company/industry information for thousands of organizations, with competitive analysis, career opportunities, business rankings and company histories.
First Research from Dun & Bradstreet has over 300 industry profiles, with preparation questions for job interviews and up-to-date job prospects.
Going Global can help locate international jobs as well as jobs for international students wishing to work in the U.S. Access and research countries and employers including those with a history of filing H1B visas.
IBIS World with Global Reports includes up-to-date, in-depth reports on over 700 American industries, and a limited number of global industry reports. LexisNexis has extensive, current data on 13 million companies, with information that would require more than 60 searches using traditional methods. Wall Street Journal offers company information and news from the most prestigious newspaper in the United States. Best of all, JWU gives you a free subscription!
Additional ResourcesOccupational Outlook Handbook is a searchable guide for hundreds of jobs, covering necessary training and education, average salaries, expected job growth or decline and working conditions. Weddles lets you learn about your industry through trade associations. You may join at a reduced student rate and search for jobs.
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.
Company Profiles The Riley Guide links to some of the best company research-oriented sites, business directories and company profile sites.
Business Source Complete offers valuable company profiles with SWOT analyses (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats), industry profiles, market research and economic reports, case studies and business and management articles.
Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies offers brief profiles for of private US companies. Find optimal career options at Top Entry Level Employers, 100 Best Companies To Work For, 50 Best Careers of 2010 and Where the Jobs Are.
Veterans and the MilitaryVeterans Jobs assists military personnel in making the transition from active duty to employment opportunities in the civilian workforce.Military Family Jobs helps military spouses, dependents and caregivers locate employment.
College of Business
AccountingAmerican Academy of Actuaries American Accounting Association American Institute of Certified Public Accountants American Woman's Society of Certified Public Accountants Association for Financial Professionals Association of Government Accountants
Business AdministrationInstitute of Management and Administration National Management Association Project Management InstituteSociety for Human Resources Management US Small Business Administration
Creative AdvertisingAdvertising Research Foundation American Advertising Federation American Association of Advertising Agencies Association of National Advertisers Creative Hotlist International Public Relations Association Internet Advertising Bureau Outdoor Advertising Association of America Promotion Marketing Association Public Relations Society of America
Criminal JusticeAmerican Academy of Forensic Sciences Federal Government Agencies Jobs in Law Enforcement Military CareersNational Criminal Justice Association National Federation of Paralegal Associations National Sheriffs Association
EntrepreneurshipCollegiate Entrepreneurs Organization US Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship US Chamber of Commerce US Global Entrepreneurship Association
EquineAmerican Association of Equine Practitioners Equine Site Equistaff Employment ServicesJust HorsesUnited States Equestrian Federation Yard and Groom
Fashion Merchandising and Retail MarketingNational Association for Retail Marketing Services North American Retail Dealers Association Style Careers Work in Retail FinanceAcademy of Financial Services American Finance Association American Financial Services Association Association for Financial Professionals Financial Management Professionals eFinancial Jobs
Food Service EntrepreneurshipFood Service Community Hcareers National Association of Catering Executives National Restaurant Association International Foodservice Manufacturers Associations
International BusinessInternational Association of Business Communicators The Riley Guide
ManagementCouncil of Supply Chain Management National Management Association Project Management Institute Society for Human Resource Management US Small Business Administration
MarketingAdvertising Research Foundation American Marketing Association Association of Direct Marketing Agencies Creative Hotlist International Internet Marketing Association
Strategic AdvertisingAdvertising Research Foundation American Association of Advertising Agencies American Marketing Association International Internet Marketing Association TalentZoo
College of Culinary Arts
Baking & Pastry ArtsAmerican Culinary Federation The Bread Bakers Guild of America National Restaurant AssociationRetailer's Bakery Association
Culinary ArtsAmerican Culinary Federation International Association of Culinary Professionals National Association of Catering Executives National Restaurant Association Research Chefs Association
Culinary Arts & Food Service ManagementAmerican Beverage Institute American Culinary Federation Food Industry JobsInternational Hotel & Restaurant Association National Restaurant Association United States Personal Chef Association
Culinary NutritionAmerican Culinary Federation American Dietetic Association Food Industry JobsInstitute of Food Technologists Research Chefs Association
The Hospitality College
Hotel & Lodging ManagementHospitality Jobs OnlineHotel F&B MagazineHotels Magazine International Hotel & Restaurant Association National Restaurant Association Restaurant News
International Hotel & Tourism ManagementHospitality Jobs OnlineHotel F&B MagazineHotels Magazine International Festival & Events Association Professional Association of Innkeepers InternationalRestaurant News
S/E/E: Sports Athletic Business National Sports Marketing Network NCAA Professional Sports Publications Sports Business Journal Sports Pro Media Team Work Online Women in Sports and Events Work in Sports
S/E/E: Entertainment American Federation of Television & Radio Artists Back Stage Entertainment Careers International Festival & Events Association Screen Actors Guild
S/E/E: Event Management Coporate Event Magazine Corporate Meetings & IncentivesConvene and the Meeting Professional International Association of Exhibitions & Events International Special Events Society Professional Convention Management Association Society of Independent Show Organizers
Travel Tourism & Hospitality ManagementGreat Adventure JobsHcareersHospitality Jobs OnlineResort JobsUS Travel Association
School of Technology
Computer DraftingAmerican Design Drafting Association
Computer ProgrammingAssociation for Information & Science IEEE The Riley Guide Tech Online
Computing Technology ServicesAssociation for Information & ScienceIEEE The Riley Guide Tech Online
Electronics EngineeringDice EE Times Science Jobs
Engineering Design and Configuration ManagementDesign Engine Dice Science Jobs
Graphic Design and Digital MediaAIGA Communication Arts Creative Hotlist IEEE
Network EngineeringDice IEEE Science Jobs
Robotic Engineering TechnologyIEEE Science Jobs Society of Manufacturing Engineers
Software EngineeringDice IEEE The Software Engineering Institute
Technology Services ManagementDice International Society for Technology in Education
MBA MajorsAmerican Marketing AssociationAssociation of MBAs Bank JobsCareerbuilderIndeed.comJobzleThe LaddersMBA Depot Monster Nation Job Strategy+Business MBA Hospitality MajorsAll Cruise JobsCareer on Cruise Cruise Ship Jobs Hcareers Hospitality & Restaurant Jobs Hospitality JobsiteHospitality Online HoteljobsResortjobs
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