Job/Internship Search

Sidebar

Featured Resources

See below for helpful guides, tips, blogs, and more. Click “View More Resources” to find resources specific to your industry, major, or program.

AI & ChatGPT for Career Development

If used ethically and efficiently, ChatGPT and AI can be effective tools for career exploration and internship & job search …

Job & Internship Search Strategies – Top 5 Tips
Handshake Quick Start Guide
Parker Dewey Micro-Internships

Micro-Internships are short-term, paid, professional assignments that are similar to those given to new hires or interns. These projects enable …

UMass Amherst Libraries Business Research Guide

Gain access to a wide variety of  business cases, news and trade journals, academic articles and business resources. Contact Business …

Top Employers and Job TitlesIn partnership withLightcast logo

Use this tool to learn which employers are actively hiring for your desired occupation and view related job titles to help broaden your search criteria.

Refer to the Top Employers and Job Titles sections in the search results!

First, choose an industry of interest, then filter for occupation. (If you'd like to see data for a specific location only, filter by state.)

Type in a keyword to select a relevant occupation. (If you'd like to see data for a specific location only, filter by state.)

News & Advice

Tips with LinkedIn Learning

Managing Stress and Building Resilience While Job Hunting

Taught by Careercake
You’ve perfected your resume, refined your cover letter, and mined your professional network for opportunities—but the job offers still aren’t…

How to Confidently Negotiate Your Salary

Taught by American Negotiation Institute
Learn how to confidently negotiate your salary and ask for what you are worth. In this course, adapted from the…

Working with Recruiters

Taught by Barbara Bruno
No matter how big your network is, a recruiter’s network is bigger. A recruiter can be a great resource to…

Finding a Job

Taught by Jolie Miller
Ready to find your next job? Learn how to prepare yourself for today’s job market and land a gig that…

ChatGPT Prompts for Jobseekers

Taught by Dave Birss
If you’ve ever looked for a job—or had to leave one—you probably got advice from friends, family, and coworkers about…

A Career Strategist’s Guide to Getting a Job

Taught by Jenny Foss
Explore strategies designed to increase the chances of hearing back from potential employers, including how to get a resume past…

Negotiating Your Salary

Taught by Valerie Sutton
In this course, instructor Valerie Sutton shares smart strategies that can help you prepare for a salary negotiation, discuss your…

Job Searching, Interviewing, and Negotiating Salary

Taught by Big Think
Whatever you trained for in college, your instructors probably left out the most important piece—how to look for and land…

Finding a Remote Job

Taught by Mike Gutman
Do you want a remote job? Do you want more job flexibility? Do you want to be able to work…

Managing Your Job Seeker Mindset

Taught by Susan Rietano Davey
In a job search, your mindset can be your biggest asset or your most glaring liability. A negative mindset can…

Using Job Data to Find Jobs

Taught by Jason Schenker
A job search can be challenging, but there are resources to improve your chances of finding a new role. Instructor…

10 Ways to Stay Motivated While Job Hunting

Taught by Careercake
The job market is competitive. The process of looking for jobs, applying for jobs, and interviewing for jobs is exhausting.…

Business Etiquette: Phone, Email, and Text

Taught by Suzanna Kaye
Phone, email, or text? Learn what communication method to use when. Suzanna Kaye starts with email, explaining everything from setting…

Professional Organizations

Learn about and maybe even join a professional organization in your industry. Professional organizations sponsor conferences, publish articles and magazines, and sometimes
offer networking events relevant to your industry and special interests.

Location

Address

Office of Career Success
Chase Career Center, Suite N207
Isenberg School of Management
UMass Amherst
121 Presidents Drive
Amherst, MA 01003

Office Hours

Monday 8:30am-4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30am-4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30am-4:30 pm
Thursday 8:30am-4:30 pm
Friday 8:30am-4:30 pm

Click here to make a career coaching appointment.