Suffolk promised to prepare you not just for a job, but for a career. That commitment didn’t end at graduation.

Whether you’re looking to jumpstart your current career or want to change to a whole new field, we have the resources you need—from networking to resume writing to job postings—to find the right people and the right opportunities. 

The Career Development Center (CDC) assists alumni from undergraduate and graduate programs in defining their career goals and provides the resources, services, and support to successfully secure fulfilling employment. The CDC staff is equally adept at advising recent graduates and seasoned professionals. The following services are available:

Career Services Homepage and Job Links

Visit our web site at www.suffolk.edu/careers and find links to other career/job sites including http://suffolk.experience.com (token/password: madrid).  Alumni employers and friends of Suffolk post their positions directly to suffolk.experience.com.

Individual Career Advising & Strategizing

Meet with a counselor, either in person or by phone, to clarify career goals, revise personal branding materials (resume, online presence, cover letters) and get targeted job search assistance. For an appointment, call 617-573-8480.  

CareerShift  

Use this new online tool to target and identify companies and jobs in your career field and to find contacts and conduct your search campaign.  http://suffolk.careershift.com and enter suffolkalumni into the group box to set up your account.

Job Search Strategies Handbook

(http://www.suffolk.edu/documents/CareerServices/final_job_search_handboook.pdf) – handbook provides links to over 150 Boston-area professional associations and industry-specific job sites.  Also identifies staffing agencies, executive search firms, and job search networking groups.  

Career Resource Center

Obtain critical career information by using our career guides, periodicals, employer directories, and the Online Guide to Career Resources.

Link with Online Alumni Community

Go to www.suffolk.edu/alumni to find the online community, register and search for other alumni with whom to network.