The O’Brien Center for Career Development encourages Merrimack students to use MyPlan.com, an electronic platform designed to assist students with their personal and professional development through the use of assessments and associated resources.
To take the career assessments, create an account and use your Merrimack email as your ID. Students will be asked for a license code and you will enter the following code: Y6GG2M7E. Once registration is complete, you will have unlimited access to the career assessments and resources on this platform.
After taking some of the career assessments we strongly suggest that you reach out to your career advisor to set up an appointment to review the results.
O*Net Interest Profiler
O*NET Online is a tool designed to assist in your career exploration and provides detailed information which allows you to analyze occupations and industries of interest. The O*NET database contains in-depth information on hundreds occupations using interactive applications for exploring careers and provides vital information on skills, abilities, education required, wages, and employment trends for each occupation. You may research careers by title, clusters, industries or job families.
You may use O*NET Online to help you:
- Choose or change associated majors based on occupational research you conduct.
- Verify your preferences or early choice of a career field.
Going Global offers international career information on topics such as job search sources, work permit/visa regulations, resume writing guidelines, employment trends, salary ranges, networking groups, cultural/interviewing advice… and much more! Get expert advice for your international job search using 36 country specific guides and guides to 40 United States and 4 Canadian cities! Find international work opportunities using the worldwide jobs and internships database.
- First time users, click this link and log in to MyMack. Follow directions once you’re in, create a username and password (your personal account) for access to Going Global from anywhere.
- Registered users, click this link, if you have created a personal account on Going Global
View employment guides for 36 countries and 40 US/Canada cities and search internship and H1B company listings.
Glassdoor for Students is a free job search resource designed to meet the needs of today’s college students. This career community helps to find and research the latest internships, jobs, salaries, and company reviews. Once inside, you can also prepare for interviews, compare salaries, research companies, and much more.