Programs and Services
Job search information and links
Resources designed to aid in the Job Search by helping you locate and target employers. Also information on interviewing, networking and researching potential employers.
Furman's official career and professional networking system is housed in the LinkedIn website. This resource allows alumni (and students) to identify and correspond with one another for networking purposes. If you are a Furman student or graduate please join the "Furman University Alumni
" group to connect with fellow Furman family members!
Video tutorial for the Furman University Alumni LinkedIn group
Advice on writing job search correspondence that will get the attention of potential employers.
Interviewing for a job can be one of the most stressful events in a person's life. Use this section to help you prepare for and execute for a solid interview.
- Search, store & record every job listing at every job board & company with job postings
- Access in-depth information about any contact & company posting jobs & record your history of correspondences
- Create personal marketing campaigns including unlimited resumes & cover letters & save them to access, print or email anytime
- Manage your confidential CareerShift account securely from any computer, work or home, 24/7, to update & maintain your organized and recorded job search
Occupational information to help you learn about careers, hiring outlooks, income potential and work tasks.
Information on graduate and professional schools, including time lines, testing information and tools to help you research and locate the right school for you.