Encourage students to take advantage of these valuable resources along their professional path.


With Handshake, students can connect with thousands of employers hiring for full-time, part-time, internship and co-op positions. They can also utilize robust resources to get their career on the right path.

Handshake Top Resource Guide

Students use OptimalResume to quickly create impressive, professional resumes and cover letters as well as short training videos on showing potential employers why they are the best candidate.
Portfolium is a platform where students can create posts that showcase the professional skills to the Georgia State University community and potential employers.
What Can I Do With This Major? is a question students might ask themselves, but it is also an online research tool to help them understand the broad range of career opportunities possible for their major.
CareerShift is a search tool that returns results from several career sites and job boards. Students can save and organize jobs within a specified search criteria.
The O*NET program from the Department of Labor is the nation's primary source of occupational information. Students can use this to research what jobs are predicted to have strong growth.

Additional Resources

  • Through the remainder of Spring 2020, all appointments will be conducted virtually using WebEx. Please log into Handshake to request an appointment.
  • Students can also make an appointment using Handshake.
  • We highly recommend that students create and maintain a LinkedIn profile.