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Attention Students! WE HAVE HEARD YOU! 

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The Office of Career Services is pleased to announce our new Job Search Database!   Handshake LogoThis new system allows:

 

 Students & Alumni:

  • To search for numerous positions 
  • Multiple ways to connect with employers
  • Ability to Follow Company's profile pages to receive position updates 
  • To schedule Individual appointments with a Career Advisor
  • To Check-in at Career Services Events, including Career Fairs! 
  • and More! 

 

Login Instructions For Active Students: 

  • Click the Handshake Logo  Handshake Logo
  • Current Student Click Then " Lawrence Technological University Sign-on" 
  • Login user Your Blackboard Username & Password 
  • Go through the easy to navigate Registration Process 

 

Login Instructions For Alumni: 

  • Click the Handshake Logo  Handshake Logo
  • Alumni Click Then " Lawrence Technological University Alumni & Staff" 
  • Click "Need an Account"
  • Go through the easy to navigate Registration Process 

 

 

 

 Alfred Taubman Student Services Center
The Office of Career Services, C404
21000 West Ten Mile Road 
Southfield, MI 48075-1058
248.204.3140  ltuocs@ltu.ed
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Accelerate Your Career with CareerLeader


CareerLeader
is the leading self-assessment program for business people. CareerLeader  assesses your unique pattern of business-related interests, motivators, and abilities—three critical variables in finding the right career path—and makes specific recommendations of business careers and corporate cultures to explore.  It also features information about your entrepreneurial attributes and about using the assessment to identify and correct for your career “Achilles’ Heels.” CareerLeader  is an interactive, online program which takes full advantage of the internet, allowing you to work at your own pace and on your own time. All of your results are 100% confidential, and both your satisfaction and privacy are guaranteed.

Used by over 200,000 working professionals and business students at over 550 universities and organizations worldwide since it was released on the Internet in 1998, CareerLeader has a proven track record. The program was developed and is regularly updated by Dr. Timothy Butler, Director of Career Development at the Harvard Business School, and Dr. James Waldroop, his associate at Harvard for 18 years.

CareerLeader differs from other tests because it:

  1. Is all about business
  2. Assesses all 3 elements of who you are  the most important in making a career choice: your interests, values and abilities
  3. Provides in-depth looks in to what the business world has to offer, allowing you to determine how well you fit into each of the career paths profiled

If you are a currently enrolled Lawrence Tech Student please email the Office of Career Services ltuocs@ltu.edu for your username and password, then login with the link below.

CareerLeader Login Page

Job Search Resources

Search tips for researching jobs online

One of the first steps in most career searches today is using search engines on the internet to seek out different resources. Learning to use search engines effectively and efficiently is an art. The following tools are some search engine basics to help you perfect your skills.
http://www.sc.edu/beaufort/library/pages/bones/bones.shtml
http://www.google.com/support/websearch/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=136861
http://searchenginez.com/tutorial.html

Resources for Global Employment

Looking for an international job? This website offers good insights about jobs and what life will be like abroad.
www.expatexchange.com

http://www.loc.gov/rr/international/portals.html

Job Search Links 

Wall Street Journal Careers

Profiles about companies, careers, and industries to guide job seekers toward finding the right career opportunity:
www.wetfeet.com

Information technology job search site:
www.dice.com

General job search sites:
http://www.indeed.com/
http://www.justmeans.com/
www.mba-direct.com

USA Jobs - The official website for the federal government
http://www.usajobs.gov

Nonprofit jobs:
http://www.idealist.org

General Resources

The library at Lawrence Technological University has many resources that are specific to helping graduate business students identify organizations that may be a good fit with career objectives. Researching these organizations should be part of any integrated job search. Below is a sample list of the resources available. Should you need additional help, one of the media specialists in the library will be glad to assist you.

http://ltulib.pbworks.com/Career-Resources-for-Graduate-Students
Business Resource helps you research prospective employers.
Lexis Nexis lets you research business articles, facts, employers, and specific individuals.
US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook
https://www.bls.gov/ooh/

Graduate Research Assistantships are Still Available for Fall 2016

Please Apply by 5:00 PM Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Currently GRA positions are available at the College of Management starting this Spring 2017. The position is ideal for MBA and MSIT graduate students who are interested in pursuing research under the direction of a College of Management faculty.

Potential candidates should have the following skills and be familiar with:

  • Critical Analytical Thinking and Reasoning
  • Good Communication and Writing
  • Data Collection
  • Statistical Analysis (ANOVA, Regression, Chrombach’s Alpha, SAS, Python)
  • Familiarity with Survey Monkey and Minitab
  • Transcribing
  • Database Application
  • Web Development
  • Report Writing, Presentation Graphs.
  • Advanced Knowledge of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point, Visio, and Publisher) required.

 

Please fill out the application and submit with the required documents for committee review.

Deadline to apply: 5:00 PM, December 6, 2016

 

Please return the following application to:

Ms. Mariana Hernandez (mhernande@ltu.edu)
College of Management
M331, Buell Management Building
Fax: 248.204.3099

Graduate Research Assistantship Application

Graduate Assistantship Description

National Black MBA Association - Detroit Chapter Scholarship Opportunities

NORMA group is looking for a HR Co-op for the Manufacturing Operations HR department.

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Deadline: February 28, 2017


NORMA Group Internship

NORMA group is looking for a HR Co-op for the Manufacturing Operations HR department.

For more information click here

Contact: Stefanie K. Jones | StephanieK.Jones@normagroup.com | 248.292.5640


IWERK Internship

IWERK is looking for an intern with WordPress coding experience.

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Contact: Mer Harper | mharper@iwerk.com | 248.591.0000


Crain’s Detroit Business is now accepting applications for their 2016 Newsmaker Scholarship! In order to qualify for the scholarship, the student must have the following qualifications and documents:

 

 

The scholarship amount is $2,000. The winning recipient is required to attend Crain’s Newsmaker of the Year Luncheon in February 2017 to be honored with the scholarship (tickets will be complimentary and it’s a wonderful networking opportunity).

 

The deadline for entry is January 27, 2017. Recommendation letters may be mailed, emailed or faxed to the address below:

                Scholarship Selection Committee

                Crain’s Detroit Business

                1155 Gratiot Ave

                Detroit, MI 48207

                kcovington@crain.com

                Fax: 313.446.1687

 

If students choose to email recommendation letters, please ensure that subject lines reference Crain’s Newsmaker Scholarship. Students will also have the chance to upload digital copies of their recommendations with their applications.

 

If you have any questions about the scholarship, please contact Keenan Covington at kcovington@crain.com or 313.446.0417.

Real Estate Finance Industry Virtual Career Fair

3 - 6 p.m.
March 1, 2017

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Group Finance Director
Purple Squirrel Advisors 

Seeking for a Group Finance Director who will be responsible for leading the accounting and finance activities for the three companies, including managing all intra-company accounting operations.

[Position Information]

For additional Information & Consideration Contact:
Carrie Schochet, President
 
Amy Whipple, Executive Recruiter

Head of Global Financial Planning and Analysis
Purple Squirrel Advisors 

The Head of Global Financial Planning & Analysis will lead the forecasting and annual budget processes for all entities within our client's company.   

[Position Information]

For additional Information & Consideration Contact:
Carrie Schochet, President
 
Amy Whipple, Executive Recruiter

Investment Technician 
City of Southfield - Treasurer's Department 

[Position Information]


ETL Developer
Data Driven Detroit

The ideal candidate must be passionate about data, standardization, and problem solving; they must be efficient when it comes to manipulating data, able to work independently, and eager to learn new concepts and technical skills.

[Position Information]

Please submit a resume, cover letter, and response to the challenge to: work@datadrivendetroit.org


Part Time Administrative Assistant 
Atwell, LLC 

This is an ideal role for a current student who is looking for a part time opportunity to join a professional, hard-working and fun culture. Schedule is flexible and ideally we would like someone to work between 10-20 hours per week depending on their school schedule.

[Position Information]

Send your resume to:
Caitlin Mitchell, PHR
Talent Acquisition Specialist
cmitchell@atwell-group.com 


Business Advisor
TMI & Partners LTD

Looking for business advisor capable of: establishing marketing and sales objectives for small and midsize businesses, prepare brief action plans, identify business trends.

[Position Information]


Macro-Economist 
International Monetary Fund

*Saudi Arabian Citizens*
In November 2016, the IMF will visit Saudi Arabia to conduct preliminary interviews with highly educated Saudi Macro-economists.
The IMF is seeking highly educated Macro-economists, preferably with 2-8 years’ work experience. You will ideally have experience of macro-economic analysis, policy formulation, research and Academia in addition to proficiency with quantitative modeling and econometric packages.

[Position Information]


Chief Financial Officer
FEI Detroit

Looking for CFO to provide traditional controller duties together with financial advice to owners. Salary of approximately $100,000. Limited travel. Candidates should have at least five years of experience.

For more information contact:
Alan J. Bossio, CPA, MST, CVA
A.J. Bossio & Co, PC
28004 Center Oaks Ct. #100
Wixom, MI 48393
248.449.9310
248.449.9320 Fax
detroit.financialexecutives.org


Co-op Opportunities 
Imperial Marketing

MARKETING: Developing and maintaining supplier relationships, accurate records, working with management on projects.

ADMINISTRATIVE: Assisting the Purchasing Department with developing presentations, spreadsheets, data evaluation, invoice reconciliation. 

Send Resume to:
kierstin@echtohr.com 

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