Career Research

Goizueta Alumni have access to a variety of career research assistance when changing jobs or relocating.

Goizueta Alumni Career Services offers personal career guidance as well as a password protected site with career resources and job postings specifically for Goizueta alumni.

Using the library's databases for your career search!

The Goizueta Business Library offers alumni career research guidance as well as a variety of online tools perfect for targeting companies and researching industries for a career transition!  

We have several quick and easy recommendations to save you time researching industries and companies, just download  these research tips (PDF).

Top Career Research Tips

The Goizueta Alumni Directory and LinkedIn (start with offer many ways to search alumni by geography, industry, job function and more. 

Target companies that match your career goals with Hoovers and AtoZ Databases.  Then research the firm and industry in Datamonitor/Marketline. Prepare for the interview with First Research

You'll find many tips for the just in time job search, resumes, and salary data on the Business Library's careers portal (heads up, some resources on this page will be restricted to current students).

Consulting and Finance Career? Additional Research Resources.

Wall Street Oasis is career content primiarly focused on careers in finance, with additional content in consulting. Goizueta Alumni may request access to this content, just ASK a Librarian for details. WSO Career guides (70-200+ pages each) include:
  • Technical Questions - Interview Guide
  • Behavioral Questions - Interview Guide
  • and more focused on hedge funds, PE and VC

WSO Video Library

  • Key tips to approaching tough questions, including recorded mock interviews and detailed Q&A finance videos with our experienced Wall Street Mentors
  • 80+ recordings include time stamps of questions and content so you can select the specific sections relevant to you
  • Investment Banking, Sales and Trading, Corporate Finance, Private Equity, Hedge Funds, Management Consulting and more

WSO Company Database

  • Covers 5,000+ firms in investment banking, corporate finance, private equity, management consulting firms, hedge funds, and asset management
  • Each company record includes reviews, interview insights, and compensation data
  • Peer reported salary data includes minimum, maximum, median and average base salary and cash bonus by position as well as examples of questions asked at interviews

Private Equity Prep Package

  • The same package featured in the NY Times ; with author interviewed on Bloomberg
  • Includes a 200+ page PDF guide and 9 realistic LBO modeling tests in excel 9 LBO modeling tests: 3 back of the envelope "Paper LBO," 3 Basic (1 Hour) LBO Tests, 3 Full (3 Hour) LBO Tests
  • 200+ Pages of detailed insight into the recruiting, history, deal process and technical nature of the private equity industry
  • The 30 most common technical questions and sample answers
  • Top 15 most common fit questions and sample answers
  • Detailed walk-through of the 4 recruiting stages

Job-Seeking Alumni Services FAQ

Services are available to job seeking alumni

In partnership with the Goizueta Alumni Career Services, the Business Library offers research assistance alumni who are job hunting or changing careers. This includes personal consultations and expanded access to databases.  Begin by contacting the alumni career services office.  They will work with you to evaluate your job research needs. Then you may schedule a session with one of the business librarians to determine the best resources for your search.

On campus databases available for job seeking alumni

Job seeking Goizueta alumni will be provided on-campus access to many of the library’s business databases that are best suited to their career research needs. 

During your scheduled appointment times, a business librarian will provide you with access and training for the databases you need.  All job search sessions require an appointment.

Resources available to job seeking alumni outside of Atlanta

If you're outside the Atlanta metro area, don't worry!  Goizueta business librarians will work with you to develop a research strategy to locate the job search information you need via phone or email.