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CAREER 101 TIP SHEETS (Resumes, cover letters, interviewing skills and more)

INDUSTRY AND EMPLOYER RESEARCH

INDUSTRY GUIDES

MAJOR TIP SHEETS (Information about majors at YU)

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

FINDING WORK IN ISRAEL AND OUTSIDE OF NYC

GRADUATE SCHOOL RESOURCES

ADDITIONAL YU CAMPUS RESOURCES

USEFUL WEBSITES (Career-related sites categorized by field)


 
CAREER 101 TIP SHEETS

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Industry and Employer Research

Career Insider
Vault Campus Online
Comprehensive resource library to explore industries, occupations, and organizations. Download extensive career guides on wide range of topics.
NOTE: If you are using a computer that is off campus, you MUST first log in to YU CareerLink in order to access Vault.


 

UniworldOnline - Directory of Israeli and Chinese companies in the US and US companies operating In Israel and China (to log-in, please go to the Quicklinks Section in YU CareerLink)



LinkedIn.com - Social and professional networking site where you can find individuals in your targeted companies and industries. Use this LinkedIn Checklist to get the most out of this resources.



Candid Career - Video clips of professionals discussing their career fields.

 CareerBliss.com
CareerBliss - A leading online career community of company salaries, reviews, job listings, career advice, and more.

 Glassdoor
Glassdoor.com - Provides salary information and insights into companies from the people who already work there.

 

InsideJobs.com
InsideJobs.com  - Helps users figure out what careers they want to pursue; features descriptions and videos about hundreds of professions.

 

 Pathsource
Find your career passion before and after you graduate with the PathSource mobile app. PathSource lets you learn more about every career (including ones you never knew existed) and find out what salary you need in order to afford your ideal lifestyle.  Download the app on iTunes for free. Search “PathSource” in the App Store or follow this link to download - https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/id905853318

 

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Use Rep’nUp to clean up your Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts and get rid of harmful content before starting your job search. Their image processing algorithms present you with problematic photos and texts from your profile, allowing you to easily prepare your online image for the eyes of an employer. 

 

InsideJobs.com
ViewsOnYou.com  - Allows users to create a profile of professional traits and strengths incorporating feedback from others, and asses your fit with the culture at different companies.


 
Industry Overviews
 

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 Company Listings by Industry

 
Major Tip Sheets

(information about select majors at YC, SCW and SSSB)
Start by reading our Guide to Choosing a Major at YU. Major tip sheets by school: 

Stern College for Women 

 

 

Yeshiva College 

 

Sy Syms School of Business

 

 


 
Internship Opportunities
  • Internships Fact Sheet (PDF)
  • Internmatch.com: Review internships in the NY area
  • Internships.com: Access the Career Center's subscription to Internships.com's premium website to find listings of diverse internships. Ensure you enter Yeshiva University as you create your account. Please ONLY use the internship listings portion of this site - do NOT use the resume tools. Instead, work with the Career Center on your resume and start by reading this tip sheet.
    Internships.com
  • YU CareerLink: Searchable database of internships
  • Call to Serve: Information on obtaining internships with the federal government
  • CollegeGrad: Includes Top Intern Employers List for 2008
  • USRP Website: Undergraduate Students Research Presentations Club featuring summer research opportunities in the sciences
  • PathwaysToScience.org: Searchable database with hundreds of paid summer research internships in science, technology, math, and engineering. 
  • Internships in the Engineering Field: Compiled by Professor Berliner, Head of the Pre-Engineering Program.
 

 


Finding Work In Israel and Outside of NYC

Nefesh B’nefesh Opens New NYC Office Headquartered In YU.

As part of a recent effort to provide more guidance and support for students and young professionals interested in moving to Israel, Nefesh B’Nefesh and Yeshiva University have partnered to establish a new Aliyah (immigration to Israel) office. Ezra Kapetansky, a recent Sy Syms graduate, is the new Young Professionals Advisor, focusing on programming and pre-Aliyah guidance. Based in the Center For the Jewish Future in Furst Hall on the Wilf Campus, he is available to meet with any students or graduates who are interested in Aliyah. He will also be holding office hours at the Beren campus on a regular basis. Check out the Aliyah Young Professionals Network Facebook group, where you can find live webcasts from Israeli professionals, peer-to-peer discussions, and other things related to Aliyah.

If you’d like to speak with Ezra:
Email: ezra@nbn.org.il
Mobile: 917-596-1177
Furst Hall 422

Additional Resources for Job Search in Israel:

 

Orthodox Communities Outside of the NYC Area: A helpful guide of job resources and contacts in communities across the US


     
    Graduate School Resources

     
    Additional Campus Resources

      
     LINKS TO USEFUL WEBSITES
     

    Click here for a list of industry-specific job boards for various fields including accounting/finance, communications, education, marketing, fashion, publishing, Jewish community jobs, science/healthcare, IT, nonprofit, and more.

    Job Sites and Job Search Tools  

    Career Advice and Blogs

    Salary and Career Information