The Internet and Your Job Search
The Internet may carry many opportunities for you to learn about vacancies within organizations as well as . Its growth is phenomenal, as new web sites are added daily. You can gain company specific information if you find the company's home page, and there are several different services that list employment opportunities for other organizations. Listed below are a few sites that you may find useful. Keep in mind that although the URLs for these sites were current at the time of publication, URLs and specific information found at these sites will vary over time.
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- America's Job Bank
- Built in Chicago
- Career Magazine
- College Recruiter.com
- Federal Jobs
- SHRM'S HR Jobs
- Simply Hired
- College Grad Top Master's Level Employers
- CNNMoney.com Fortune 500 listings
- First Research
- Hoovers Online
- IBIS World
- Jobs and Careers: The Fortune 500 Job Source
- Marketing Research
- Yahoo! Business and Economy