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Job Resources for Graduate Students

General Online Resources

VersatilePhD

Provides information about non-academic careers. Many resources are available by using the non-premium version for free.

The Professor Is In

Information for seeking jobs in academia.

NACE Top 10 Transferable Skills

Learn what qualities are important to employers. Determine your top skills.

Liberal Arts Advantage for Business

This blog gives insight on how to connect a liberal arts degree to business needs. It also provides guidelines for talking with employers about your transferable skills.


Job Search Websites

Handshake account
  • Search for jobs/internships and have new positions sent to your email once per day.
  • Post your resume/CV so employers can find you.
  • Schedule on-campus interviews with employers visiting K-State.
  • Find contact information for companies and recruiters.
  • Receive announcements about upcoming Career Center events and activities.
GoinGlobal

Great resource if you are interested in larger metropolitan areas in the U.S., Canada and overseas. It's also a good source to identify H1-B employer listings as well as job postings and internship listings. You can access this site through the Resource Library in your Handshake account. If you don't have a Handshake account yet, you can easily create one.

Civic, Community, & Government Jobs

Learn more about applying for local, state, and federal positions.

Advisor Recommended Helpful Websites

Find many career resources including jobs by career fields and geographic location, and more!


Practice Interviewing Online

InterviewStream

Practice interview system that allows you the opportunity to see and hear yourself online. You can authorize your interview practice sessions to be accessible online for career services staff, professors and others to assess and leave feedback. Access InterviewStream by logging into your Handshake account.


Manage Your Personal Brand

Interfolio

Offers credential or portfolio management services allowing you to manage and retrieve application documents online. There is an annual fee for this service. For more information, contact the Career Center at 785-532-6506.

Personal Branding

Links to help you navigate social media in your job search.


Salary and Relocation Information

Salary and Benefit Negotiation

Utilize these resources to help you negotiate salary and benefits. 

Relocation Resources

Cost of living resources and tips to help you navigate a new city.