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 

https://www.monster.ch/de/karriereberatung/artikel/der-perfekte-lebenslauf-29530#frage2

https://muster-vorlage.ch/category/bewerbungsunterlagen/lebenslauf/

http://www.treffpunkt-arbeit.ch/publikationen/broschueren/ (unter 3. Punkt, "Bewerbung")

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

Building Your Resume (video incl., examples & more)

https://career.berkeley.edu/sites/default/files/pdf/Guide/ResumesCovLet.pdf

https://beam.stanford.edu/students/digital-resources

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

http://www.career.cornell.edu/story/resumes/samples.cfm

http://www.vault.com/blogs/resumes

Resume: Summary Statement

Resume: the STAR method for the bullet points

Tips for Scannable Resumes (ATS)

Analyze & Compare Your Resume with the Job Posting 

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/

http://www.was-studiere-ich.ch/index.php

Online assessments for specific majors

Study Programs in Switzerland

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