Online Job Databases and Job Boards
BentleyLink is a web-based, fully automated campus recruiting program that enables graduate students to meet and interview with recruiting representatives from various companies. Each year, approximately 200 local, regional and national employers visit the campus to conduct initial interviews with eligible students who are seeking full-time or internship opportunities. We strongly urge all students to upload a résumé to BentleyLink. Your information is confidential and employers do not have access to it unless you apply for a specific opportunity.
To sign in, go to BentleyLink. Enter your username and password, which was emailed to you at the beginning of the academic year. (Please note: Do not register for a new account.) If you do not know your username and password, click on "Forgot Password" and enter your Bentley email address. A new password will be emailed to you.
Bentley Business Cards
Graduate students can order Bentley Graduate Business Cards by going to MyBentley and following these instructions:
- Administrative Departments and Resources on the left-hand navigation
- then Marketing, Communication and Public Affairs
- and then Online Stationery Order Portal
First-time users must register to create an account. Select “Click here to register” and complete the form to establish your log in. Your User ID will be your full Bentley email address. Once you are registered, you may log in directly.
Click on Business Cards and then choose Graduate Student Business Card; select one of the quantity options and “Add to Cart.” It is possible to “Save Cart” for a future check out, if desired.
Business cards are customizable, and fields are provided for completion; a print proof is generated and must be reviewed prior to being able to add the item to the cart. It is possible to edit the card; a new proof must be reviewed prior to proceeding. All orders will be billed to your credit card.
Job Hunting Resources
BentleyLink: Make this your first stop in the job hunt process. With new job postings coming in daily, you should check this site frequently to take advantage of the opportunities available.
Vault.com 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 thousands of new jobs posted daily, sign up for job and internship alerts to have the latest jobs that match your search criteria sent to you directly and join the resume database to be found by top employers and recruiters.
Vault publishes over 100 titles of award-winning career guides, including interview strategies, job-search tips, and full-length profiles of leading companies.
Vault prepares professionals for their interviews with comprehensive company profiles and reviews to gain an advantage over other applicants and know what questions to ask. They can find sample interview questions and expert advice on interviewing effectively.
Find full in-depth profiles on industries and professions including industry outlook, job requirements, tips to entry and more.
Indeed.com: This search engine for jobs takes a radically different approach to the task. Indeed.com includes all nationwide job listings from major job boards, newspapers, associations and company career pages. New sources and jobs are added daily, so check frequently. Conduct efficient searches by keywords, job titles, company name or location.
Myvisajobs.com or http://www.myvisajobs.com/Career/Bentley-University.htm: This informational site lists only jobs available from visa sponsors. Look for new job postings and reports of firms in the United States who offer H1B jobs and sponsor international professionals.
Going Global: The site’s career and employment resources include worldwide job openings, internship listings, industry profiles, and country-specific career information on topics such as work permit and visa regulations, résumé writing guidelines and examples, employment trends, salary ranges, networking groups, cultural and interviewing advice, and corporate profiles. To access Going Global off-campus, go to your account in BentleyLink and click on the Going Global icon on the main page.
Glassdoor.com: Bentley students will have special access to this online career community where past and current employess submit company reviews, salaries, and interview questions. They also have a job board and blogs that give advice to new and experienced job seekers.
Job-hunt.org: Job listings here are organized by state, industry or company. Most important, sites are pre-screened before inclusion, so you can confidently search through valid and useful sites.
BostonJobSource.com: Find jobs about private companies, government agencies and internships in Massachusetts. Post your résumé for free.
Carouselexpo.com: Comprehensive lists of job fairs in all 50 states.
OneWire.com: This leading (and free to students) online career management tool creates precise connections between individuals and jobs. The world’s top financial services firms use OneWire to hire candidates for open positions. A two-step process ensures that you are matched only with opportunities that precisely meet your goals and experiences.
- Create Your Profile. Quickly and easily create a faceted, detailed profile that includes your education, interests, and work experiences.
- Get Matched. OneWire's patent-pending algorithms use the structured data in your profile to accurately match you with opportunities at leading finance firms. To be considered, you must create a profile on OneWire.com.
StreetID: This resource for career enhancement is tailored for job opportunities, news and networking in finance. Unlike with traditional career sites, opportunities are delivered directly to job seekers from prospective employers. Students can simply fill out a detailed experience summary (a virtual résumé) highlighting their background — and walk away. The system then matches your profile with the companies whose opportunities are best aligned with your background. Visit www.streetid.com and create your free candidate profile.
If your dream job is a green job, check out the listings on these sites:
LinkedIn: This business-oriented social networking site centers on professional networking. Recent research suggests that LinkedIn has more than 135 million registered users, spanning more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. The site is available in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Romanian, Russian, Turkish and Japanese. This is the best place to connect with fellow Bentley students and with alumni (the LinkedIn contingent of Bentley graduates is 32,000 and growing). More and more employers are using LinkedIn as their job-posting database of choice. The book How to Really Use LinkedIn can be downloaded for free.
The Bentley Library is a great resource for researching career options, companies, and industries. Use a comprehensive and cutting-edge collection of books, journals and electronic databases such as the Company and Industry Research Guide.
OUT for Work - LGBTQ Career Resource Library provides career specific training as well as workshops for students.
Access the OUT for Work LGBTQ Career Resource Library, select "Go to Library", username is: outforwork and the password is cccp2013.