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Handouts and Online Resources

The Academic and Career Planning Center has many resources available in our office for reference related to resume creation, job and internship searching, professional dress, and many other topics. You can pick up these handouts at our office at any time, or you can download them for your convenience.

Tips to help you land that great accounting position Big 4 Regional Company Specific Tips
Resume Guidelines: Accounting A Step-by-Step Guide to using Nittany Lion Career Network
Job and Internship Search Manual Steps for using Hoover's to search companies, industries & people
Making the Most of a Career Fair How to use InterviewStream for Practice Interviewing
Business vs. Business Casual Attire How to Avoid Job Scams


Job Choices 2012   Diversity Job Choices 2012 Cover
NACE Job Choices 2012   NACE Diversity Job Choices 2012


We also have many resources available to help you in your job search. Employer directories are available for specific geographic regions as well as for specific industries. Books and reference materials regarding occupations, potential employers, geographic regions, career planning strategies, interviewing, and portfolios are available for check-out from the ACPC.


More Online Resources:

Nittany Lion Career Network: A free service for Penn State students and alumni that includes job and internship listings from regional, national, and international companies, as well as information on on-campus interviewing.

Lion Link Alumni Networking: A professional networking program that links students and alumni who are looking for jobs, changing jobs or careers, or who want to advance in their chosen field, with other Penn State alumni.

Hoover's: Hoover's Online provides company and industry information, company news, information on initial public offerings, and career and personal finance information.

InterviewStream: Online practice interviewing from any computer with a webcam and microphone.

Facebook: Join us on Facebook for helpful articles and information about career-related events on campus.

Twitter: Follow PSErieCDC on Twitter to get up-to-the-minute info on job postings and breaking news about recruiting activity at Behrend.


YouTube: Find helpful videos on resume tips, interviewing, career fairs, and more.

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