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You will be prompted to create an account with Firsthand. Registering with Firsthand allows you to make your profile viewable to employers, receive weekly career updates from Firsthand, and more. See the tab on the left "Setting Up and Account" for details on how to create your Firsthand account.

Firsthand Content

Online library of career guides for exploration and job searches:

  • Industry career guides - 175+ with career paths and job guides
  • Industries & Professions - over 120 overviews, career paths, salary ranges, industry outlook
  • Career topic guides - resumes, cover letters, starting a business, advice
  • Videos, Articles, & Blogs
  • Diversity profiles
  • Company Reviews and Rankings - 2,500+ employers; including private companies
  • Internship/Job Board database
  • Information on Business and Law Schools