The possibilities for your career in business are vast. The Graduate Business Career Center has close ties with hundreds of companies that recruit students like you. So whether you’d like to join a corporation, work for a non-profit, start your own business, or pursue an opportunity of your own creation, we’re behind you.
With four full-time career coaches and 20 specialized coaches from a variety of industries, the GBCC can help you launch the next phase of your career—wherever and whatever that might be. Whether you are looking to shift sectors, climb the ladder at your current employer, or completely reinvent yourself, the GBCC can help you find and reach what’s next
By the numbers
Through a wide range of services and resources, the GBCC prepares Carlson School students for successful internship and job searches, and connects students to top companies across the country.
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Our Services & Resources
The Graduate Business Career Center prepares graduate business students for successful internship and job searches and connects students to top companies across the world.
Our professional staff career coaches and nearly 20 contract coaches can help with all aspects of your career development. From using assessments to help you define a business career that fits you best, resume building assistance, interview prep, to negotiating job offers, your career coach will be with you every step of the way. We offer one-on-one appointments in-person, by phone or Zoom.
Each year, local and national organizations visit campus to recruit students for full-time opportunities. Hundreds more post opportunities to our TalentLink career management system, which provides another way for students to learn about job opportunities.
Company Info Sessions & Site Visits
These events are an excellent opportunity for students to make an initial contact with a company representative and learn about different company cultures, meet company representatives, and expand your professional networks.
Events & Workshops
Our office hosts dozens of events every year - from networking receptions to career exploration panels to webinars that are specific to graduate-level business students' job search needs.
- Career Orientation/Greenlight Program: Prepare for the hiring season with two evenings of tips on resumes, networking, LinkedIn, interviewing, and more
- Express Advising: Daily lunch-hour, first-come, first-served express coaching. Have a quick question and need to talk to a coach? GBCC coaches are "on call" several times throughout the week to answer your questions without having to make an appointment.
- Coffee with BD: Weekly drop in with our industry experts on the GBCC team. This is your chance to learn about which companies our business development team is meeting each week.
- Career Treks: Visits to cities across the country
Library resources - We have the best, most up-to-date books on job search strategy, networking, and interviewing. You can check books out in the GBCC office.