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A collection of short blog posts summarizing key issues around topics like job search, interviewing, and handling issues at work. Also a job board.


This US website has a collection of articles and resources on a wide range of job search-related topics: Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviews, and Job Search.

Best Job Ad Sites

Some job ad sites host additional useful information. For example, on you can find company reviews, salary information, and even interview tips for each company.

Career Builder

Browse career related resources for helpful tips on effective job searching. Look under Career Advice for articles such as "5 Tips on How to go from New Grad to New Hire."

Job BankCanadian site icon

In addition to job postings, this website provides tips on how to market yourself to employers and ways of tapping into the hidden job market.

LinkedIn Job Search Advice

Read articles by Human Resource Professionals and Career Advisors.

Magnet TodayCanadian site icon

U of T has joined Magnet, a network of employers, chambers of commerce, boards of trade and educational institutions that connects individuals with the right opportunities. To sign up and learn more, please visit

Monster Board Career CentreCanadian site icon

A very extensive career resource centre for on-line resources. Look under "Job Search Basics" for tips on finding that great job.

Ontario WorkInfoNet (OnWIN) - How to Search for Work - Getting Ready for WorkCanadian site icon

Links to career services and employment agencies that help students with job hunting, information on upcoming career fairs, and other good job searching advice.

Quintessential CareersGold star icon

Offers more than 1500 pages of career and job-hunting content, including articles, tools, tips, and tutorials. Sections for teens, college students, and all other job-seekers (by industry, geography, and job-seeker type).

Riley GuideGold star icon

A no-frills guide to employment opportunities and job resources on the Internet. The quality of the resources is stellar and its organization is terrific. Look under "How to Job Search" for articles on the best methods to job search on the internet.

Toronto Jobs Career AdviceCanadian site icon
Helpful thoughts on almost every aspect of the job search.

U of T St George Career CentreCanadian site icon
A range of resources from graduate school application through job boards links.

The Vault

The Vault has a wide variety of insider company information, advice, career profiles, and more. Geared toward job seekers in the corporate sector (USA).


Comprehensive insider profiles on companies and up-to-date info on careers and industries. WetFeet also offers job seekers expert advice, newsletters, salary benchmarking tools, and discussion boards on everything from negotiating a raise to writing better cover letters.

WorkingCanadian site icon

Visit this website for a variety of career-related articles. Find out ways to stay motivated in your job search and how to "read between the lines" of a job posting.


ZipRecruiter uses smart matching technology to offer relevant jobs to students based on expertise, skills, and area of interest.