CAP resources and research tools
The MBA Careers Advancement Programme has tailored resources for the use of MBA students and alumni. These are frequently reviewed to monitor relevance and usage.
Resources for MBA students include:
MBA-Exchange.com : an international marketplace for top business talent.
CareerLeader :an integrated approach to business career self-assessment.
BusinessBecause : a talent pool of MBA graduates available to recruiters. Lancaster MBAs contribute to articles and blogs about MBA life and aspirations.
Evisors : presents webinars on industries, jobs and how to be recruited by coaches and practitioners.
Other resources include:
eGOLD : an online database of more than 12,000 national and international executive recruiters and interim management providers, indexed by their specialist areas of expertise.
Hoover’s : a database of company information and industry analysis. Often used for sales leads, this is a global resource which holds background information about size, sector, location and people that is invaluable for jobseekers’ research.
GoinGlobal : a country directory that can inform you about cultural differences and recruitment practices around the world. Students use these resources to plan their international careers.