Career Resources

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business offers a suite of career resources for Dyson, Johnson, and SHA alumni.

Strategic career coaching

One-on-one strategic and tactical career coaching is available to support alumni in career transition. All Cornell SC Johnson College of Business alumni are eligible to schedule an introductory and complimentary appointment with a career coach. Please contact Jennifer Bobrow Burns or Cynthia Saunders-Cheatham and they will direct your inquiry to the appropriate advisor based on your interest.

Topics may include:

  • Advice about career-related resources, the alumni network, and online tools available
  • Guidance in researching potential careers, industries, and job markets
  • Advice on effective networking strategies
  • Resume and cover letter reviews and critique
  • Assistance with interview skills preparation and practice
  • Advice on salary negotiation

Johnson Alumni Advisor Consultants:

The Cornell Alumni Career Development Office has curated a network of seasoned career advisors who are available to provide expert advice and guidance on a spectrum of career issues. These external advisors have an agreement with Johnson to provide coaching to alumni for a reduced fee.  Learn more and connect with the Johnson Alumni Advisor Consultants.

Career Action Groups

Our virtual Career Action Groups brought to you by the career management team are designed to help alumni navigate a job search.  These six-session groups run multiple times throughout the year and include topics focusing on strategizing, planning, and executing a job search, branding yourself, using LinkedIn effectively, relationship-building techniques, maintaining momentum, and other topics as identified by the group.

If you are interested in participating in future sessions, please email for more information.

Exclusive tools and resources for alumni

The offerings below are available to alumni from from SHA, Dyson, and Johnson.

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Hospitality executive search firms

SHA maintains a list of hospitality executive search firms that alumni own or work for. Find direct connections and contact information.

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Johnson Management Library

Johnson’s Management Library offers alumni access to business research tools such as Business Source, Sports Market Analytics, and the Hospitality and Tourism Index.

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Career Shift

Research companies, get contact names and information, find and store job postings and manage your personal marketing campaign

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Eightfold Exchange

With significant change occurring across industries, business and people, we have partnered with Talent Exchange, powered by and supported by McKinsey & Company as a way to connect you with companies who are hiring now. This resource will be free for a limited time. Use reference code: cornell051020 and register here.


Forté is a community of motivated and inspiring women that are transforming leadership in every field that business touches.

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Ivy Exec

A highly selective, pre-screened career site for the most talented professionals around the world

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LinkedIn: The Missing Manual

A complete, step-by-step online course to mastering LinkedIn developed by former LinkedIn employees Jeremy Schifeling and Omar Garriott

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Additional websites for your career search

  • The 2-Hour Job Search
    Step-by-step, time-limited instructions for the most frustrating part of finding work — getting a first interview
  • Après
    Connects highly-educated and accomplished women looking to return to the workforce with companies seeking the talent and diversity this demographic brings
  • Blackstone Launchpad
    A campus-based entrepreneurship program designed to support and mentor alumni
  • Cornell Entrepreneur NetworkCornell’s alumni business network, producing top-shelf events on both coasts that feature world-class alumni speakers and unique opportunities to meet potential business contacts
  • Executive Grapevine
    Access a database of 8,000 executive search firms
  • Fairygodboss
    Fairygodboss helps millions of women by providing career connections, jobs, community advice, and the hard-to-find information about how companies treat women
  • Glassdoor
    Inside advice on company culture and salary information for over 280,000 companies
  • Global Workplace
    An online platform that enables top employers to connect with alumni from the world’s leading business schools
  • iRelaunch
    Innovative resources, products, and services for professionals seeking to return to work after a hiatus
  • The Ladders
    Job listings for positions that pay $100K
  • SkillSoniq
    A revolutionary career app that connects companies with skilled local freelancers
  • Transparent Career
    Conduct salary research and get a realistic picture of your career options based on people with similar backgrounds
  • Vault
    Access award-winning career guides, rankings, and reviews of top companies and schools
  • ZipRecruiter
    A leading online job search engine that is rated #1 Job Search app for iPhone and Android. Including additional educational content and resources including Industry Insights and a Salary Calculator