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Career Development

This guide is designed to enable students to gather information on various careers, identify sources for job postings, gain input on job interview techniques, and write resumes and cover letters.

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This guide offers a selection of information resources to aid you in your career pursuits.  Please visit the Bloomsburg University Center for Professional Development and Career Experience for guidance and resources, including the following.

  • Career counseling and planning assistance to all BU students and alumni
  • Job Search Guide
  • Access to FOCUS - a career guidance system designed to further assist students with the career decision-making process
  • The Ziegler Institute for Professional Development (ZIPD) of the College of Business offers workshops and other forms of guidance on in all phases of professional development

The information sources in this guide are intended to compliment those of the BU Center for Professional Development and Career Experience.  It is the collective hope of the University that you become able to develop a fulfilling career.  Please Note: If you want to use the Library's databases off-campus, you will need to login with your Husky login info.  Although this guide offers sources well-suited for your work, you may access all of the Library's online information resources at

As always, if you have questions about your research, you may contact Michael Coffta, Business Research Librarian, using the contact information to the right.

Career Development Videos and Courses

Lynda is a collection of videos and courses for effective training and education purposes.  In addition to business and other topics, Lynda has an outstanding suite of videos and tutorials on Career Development

Topics include:

Be sure to use your BU login username and password to get started with Lynda.

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