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Online Resources

Self-Help Guides (Handouts)

Curriculum Vitaes
Cover Letters
Ethical Expectations Of Candidates
Conducting an Effective Internship Search

Online Workshops (Videos)

Behavioral Interviewing
How to Initiate and Conduct an Informational Interview
Interviewing for Shy People
Smart Cover Letters

Career Exploration (Links)

Career Advisor Network: A database of Holy Cross alumni who have volunteered to serve as a resource for students interested in exploring their particular career field.
Spotlight on Careers: A collaborative project initiated by a consortia of twenty-five private liberal arts colleges. Spotlight makes available the best information from a wide range of career fields. Username and password information for Spotlight on Careers is located in the Career Resources box in Crusader Connections. provides in-depth intelligence on what it's really like to work in an industry, company or profession—and how to position yourself to land that job. Search current jobs and internships, research a company, school or industry, get the inside scoop on what it’s really like, and find the career advice you need to launch your career.
Occupational Outlook Handbook: The Occupational Outlook Handbook provides information about occupations from A to Z. Compiled by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Includes a description of the work, training and education, earnings, and expected job prospects.
Glassdoor: Get an inside look at jobs, companies, salaries and interview questions from REAL employees!  By entering through this link, you will not have to submit your own salary information to view salary data.

Internships and Employment (Links)

Crusader Connections: CrusaderConnections is the Career Center's online recruiting portal. Students may use this system to apply for full-time employment and internship opportunities through On-Campus Recruiting, Resume Referral, the Alumni Shadowing Program, and the Summer Internship Program.
GoingGlobal: Expert advice for finding jobs at home and abroad. The country database provides country-specific career and employment resources for more than 80 locations and includes 34 Country Career Guides, 44 USA City Career Guides and 6 Canada City Career Guides. The H1B Plus database provides a customized sort of all Department of Labor H1B visa applications by job title, occupation, company, location and wage.
HireOwl: HireOwl helps students build-up their skillset and professional experience with short-term, paid freelance projects.  Create an account and log-in today to enhance your professional skills and make you a competitive candidate for future internships or jobs.
Idealist : The Idealist Career Center lists jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities in the nonprofit sector.
Indeed: If you're going to search for jobs on big search engines, then Indeed is the way to go.  Indeed enables you to search jobs posted on 1,000's of websites, by aggregating them all on one site. Employers also post jobs directly on Indeed. No matter where a job is posted, it will be easy to find when you use Indeed. InternMatch is entirely free for students and let’s you search or browse thousands of unique internships across the country, ranging from Fortune 500s to local non-profits. serves as the leading nexus between internships and students, higher education and employers.
JobsWithoutLimits: A free job board for job seekers with disabilities to connect with employers in Massachusetts.
Liberal Arts Career Network (LACN) Internship Database: The Liberal Arts Career Network (LACN) is a collaborative venture of 28 highly selective liberal arts colleges promoting contact between students and employers through innovative technology. You may access the LACN database from Crusader Connections by using the “JumpTo” feature in the top navigation bar.
LinkedIn Jobs: Leverage the world's largest professional network to build relationship and connect with opportuntity.  Use LinkedIn Jobs to harness the power of your network to uncover insights such as whom you know at a company, providing you an edge in your job search.