Career Information & Websites

One of the things you undoubtedly want to know is “what kind of job can I get with my degree?”  Click on the links below to learn more about careers in our different disciplines.

Top 500 Entry Level Employers of 2008

The top 500 Entry Level Employers of 2008 have been announced.  CollegeGrad.com sent out a press release announcing the results of their annual top entry level employers survey.  The survey results spell good news for the class of 2008.  The majority of employers surveyed are increasing their hiring, and overall hiring is up by 11.8%!  The “Top 500? list is posted at http://www.collegegrad.com/topemployers, and is being updated daily.

Important Internet Career Links


Marketing Links

Career Planning Links

·Careers in Marketing http://www.careers-in-marketing.com/

·Economists and Marketing Research Analysts (Occupational Outlook Handbook)http://stats.bls.gov/oco/ocos055.htm

·So You’re Thinking About a Marketing Career http://www.black-collegian.com/issues/1998-12/marketing12.shtml

Professional Associations Links:

·American Marketing Association http://www.marketingpower.com/

·Direct Marketing Association http://www.the-dma.org/index.php

·Sales and Marketing Executives International http://www.smei.org/

·National Association of Sales Professionals http://www.nasp.com/

·American Advertising Federation http://www.aaf.org/

Jobs Sites

·Disney Consumer Products Jobs http://jobs.dcpcareers.com/

·Mobile Marketing JobList http://www.mobilemarketingjoblist.com/

·MonsterTRAK http://www.monstertrak.com/

·Marketing Jobs http://www.marketingjobs.com/

·Marketing & Sales Jobs Page http://www.nationjob.com/marketing

·American Marketing Association http://www.marketingpower.com/Careers/Pages/default.aspx

Publications

·Advertising Age http://www.adage.com/

·Wall Street Journal – Media & Marketing Page http://online.wsj.com/page/2_1567.html?mod=2_1567




Entrepreneurship Links

Professional Associations

·American Association of Franchisees and Dealers (AAFD)

·American Entrepreneurs for Economic Growth

·American Small Business Association (ASBA)

·National Association of the Self-Employed (NASE)

·National Association of Women Business Owners

·National Business Association

·National Foundation for Women Business Owners

·Batterson Venture Partners

·Young Entrepreneurs’ Organization

Other Sites

·BeTheBoss (Franchising)

·BizPlanit

·http://www.gohome.com/

·Business Decision Resources

·Business Resource Center

·CNet Shareware.com

·Edgar Online

·Entrepreneur’s Mind

·Entrepreneurial Edge Online

·Entreworld

·ExpoGuide

·Federal Consumer Information Center

·Federal MarketPlace

·Forum for Women Entrepreneurs

·Growthink.com (Business Plans)

·Home Office Association of America

·Independent Business Alliance

·Lycos Small Business

·National Commission on Entrepreneurship

·Network Solutions (Search domain names)

·Prentice Hall’s Entrepreneurship and Small Business Resource Web Site

·Small Business Administration Home Page

·Small and Home based Business Links

·SmallbizNet

·StartupNetwork.com

·U.S. Small Business Administration

·Venture Capital Online

Publications

·Business Week

·Entrepreneurial Edge Online

·Entrepreneur Magazine

·Fortune

·Inc, Online




Human Resource Management Links

Career Guides

·Bureau of Labor Statistics http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos021.htm

·SHRM Career Guide http://www.shrm.org/hrcareerguide/

Professional Associations

·Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

·American Compensation Association (ACA)

·American Society for Training and Development (ASTD)

·International Association for Human Resource Information Management (IHRIM);

·International Personnel Management Association

·Human Resource Management Association of Chicago

Other important sites

·Employment and Benefits Law website http://www.willyancey.com/emp_law.htm

·HR Guide:  Directory of human resources information for students and professionals;  compensation, training and development, and legal news. http://www.hr-guide.com/data/010.htm

·HR Executive Online http://www.hreonline.com/HRE/index.jsp

·Institute for Industrial Relations http://violet.berkeley.edu/~iir

·National Labor Relations Board http://www.nlrb.gov/

·The Society for Human Resource Management http://www.shrm.org/

·United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission http://www.eeoc.gov/