CareerShift

University Career Services is committed to bringing you the best resources available to help you in your job search. CareerShift offers the most comprehensive online resource, designed to support the # 1 request of job seekers: an easy to use web site to conduct and organize their job search.

What is it?

CareerShift’s set of tools and applications provide a very unique opportunity to job hunters. While other web services provides bits and pieces of the job hunt process, only CareerShift provides an easy-to-use approach for bringing all these parts together to crack the “hidden job market” and for managing the job hunt all in one place. With CareerShift, you can:

  • Search, store & record job listings at all publically posted websites, company websites, and newspapers. Set Job alerts.
  • Get inside contact information immediately, including email addresses, for millions of companies, even alumni, then save and manage your lists.
  • Upload/ Copy and Paste as many targeted resumes and cover letters needed or upload your current documents.
  • Work with Career Services to create unlimited e-mail campaigns with your saved contacts, resumes and cover letters. You can choose to send your lists to yourself for a postal campaign.
  • Campaigns are automatically saved and recorded. In MY CALENDAR, you can keep notes, and set reminders for follow-ups.
  • Access your confidential CareerShift account from anywhere in the United States, anytime, 24/7!

How helpful is it?

Who can use it?

CareerShift is a free resource for recent graduates at the University of Houston for one semester after graduation. Upon one semester after graduation, alumni will need to purchase a subscription to Alumni Career Services to gain access to CareerShift.

Click on the CareerShift logo below to get started in a few easy steps:

  • Click sign up. Fill out required information.
  • Select a security question and answer.
  • Answer the human verifier question.
  • Check user agreement. Click Next. Answer required questions
  • Ask Alumni Career Services for the access code!