Career Resources for Switzerland

Career Planning

https://www.berufsberatung.ch/Dyn/Show/8405

Further Education

https://www.berufsberatung.ch/Dyn/Show/7140

Job Boards

here

Job Application: Resume & Cover Letter (Swiss Style)

- CV Creator with instructions: https://www.lebenslauf.ch/de

- General information: https://www.berufsberatung.ch/dyn/show/22269

- Samples and templates: https://be-werbung.ch/bewerbung/nachtisch/be-werbungs-muster/

Job Reference Letters/Letters of Recommendation 

https://www.arbeitszeugnis.ch/

Employment/Labor Market Data & Trends

https://www.arbeitsmarktinfo.ch/

Volunteer Work Opportunities

http://www.benevol.ch/

 

Career Resources for the USA

Resume & Cover Letter

https://beam.stanford.edu/resources

https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/alumni/career-resources/job-search/resumes-cover-letters

STAR method for the bullet points in your resume/CV

Tips for Scannable Resumes (ATS)

Analyze & Compare Your Resume with the Job Posting using AI

Job Boards, Company & Industry Information, Labor Market Information & Salary Surveys 

here

H-1B Visa Sponsors' Database

Employers who have petitioned for H-1Bs in the past. This site also shows employers who have sponsored for Permanent Residency (Green Card). 

http://www.myvisajobs.com/

Studying in Switzerland

 

Self-Assessments: Choosing a Major

http://studienwahlcheck.studium-schweiz.ch/

https://was-studiere-ich.ch/wsi_was-studiere-ich/

https://www.sz.ch/public/upload/assets/33373/Assessments_zu%20Studienfaechern.pdf

Study Programs in Switzerland

https://berufsberatung.ch/dyn/show/4002