Job Hunting Resources

The Career Development Center will help you prepare for any employment opportunity by helping you with your resume/CV/cover letter, preparing you for the interview, and showing you how to build your professional network.

Handshake is a valuable tool! In this easy-to-use mobile app, you can find amazing jobs and internships and keep up with Career Development Center events.


Handshake:

  • Represents the primary recruiting platform for more than 300,000 employers of all shapes and sizes, including all of the Fortune 500 companies.

  • Lets you tap into a network of large companies, start-ups and nonprofits that spans all 50 states and 165 countries.

  • Makes it easy to find potential jobs and internships through its search tool. More than 700,000 internship and job opportunities were shared in the last year.

  • Lets you market yourself to employers by creating a professional profile that will help you stand out.

  • Sends you personalized career recommendations based on your interests and network to identify new opportunities.

Ready to get started? Click HERE to Get Started using Handshake!


Additional Support


If you need additional support, take a moment to review the Handshake Help Center. Handshake representatives are readily available troubleshoot for you! You can reach out by selecting the Help link in the blue navigation bar at the top of your Handshake screen. You can also contact Career Development at careerdevelopment@shc.edu or at 251-380-3474 for any questions.


Please note: Handshake is best viewed with Chrome, Firefox, IE and Safari.

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AmeriCorps is a voluntary civil society program supported by the U.S. federal government, foundations, corporations, and other donors engaging adults in public service work with a goal of "helping others and meeting critical needs in the community."

AfterCollege has become the largest career network for college students and recent graduates. Featuring 400,000 entry-level jobs and internships from 25,000+ employers.

Going Global is the premier job search engine for those seeking careers abroad. Search by location, market sector, or job title. The resource also contains country profiles, financial and economic trends, interviewing tips, and much more.

Idealist is all about connecting idealists – people who want to do good – with opportunities for action and collaboration. With more than 100,000 registered organizations, Idealist helps people move from intention to action all over the world.