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Hire a Lion
Search full time, part time, and internship opportunities through the Hire a Lion job network.

Job Choices Mobile App
Get free resume, interview, job-search tips and more. Includes links to employers hiring new college grads!

Missouri Career Source
Search for jobs throughout Missouri. Be sure to complete a profile to view position details!

Show-Me Heroes
View a list of Missouri employers who have pledged their support to Missouri's Veterans. Although not all those listed are hiring at any given time, they have all pledged to reach out to Missouri's Veterans in order to employ excellence in Missouri's workforce.

Joplin Globe Employment Search
Browse job postings listed in The Joplin Globe.

Career and Job Search Podcasts
Listen to free audio podcasts with expert advice and tips for entry-level job search and career related issues.

USA Jobs
Search government jobs across the United States.

Ace the Interview

Interview Preparation
How to prepare for an interview.

Skype Interviews
Take notes from Dr. Smith on what not to do during a Skype interview.

Thank You Letters
How to write a thank you letter.

Employer Pet Peeves
Things not to do: employers' top pet peeves.

Utilize Social Media

Behaving Professionally on Social Media
How to behave professionally on social media.

Using Social Media in Your Job Search
Learn how to effectively use social media through this workshop from NACE

Rock the First Year on the Job

12 Keys to Internship Success
Ways to be a successful intern.

Building Relevant Work Experience
Learn how to get the most from your internship through this workshop from NACE.

Your First Year on the Job
Learn what you should be doing during your first year on the job.

Make a Good Impression

How to Research Companies
How to research a company before your interview.

Dress to Impress and What Not to Wear to Job Fairs
What to wear and not wear to an interview.

 Resumes and Cover Letters

Optimal Resume
Build the perfect resume online!

Career Services Handouts
Find a variety of resume and cover letter handouts.