Career Resources in Management

American Management Association

A professional organization for managers that focuses on management development.

Careers for Management Majors

A comprehensive list and descriptions of managerial positions in businesses and other organizations. Prepared by the University of Texas at Austin.

Academy of Human Resource Development (AHRD)

The AHRD web site includes links to research in human resource development and to other HR organizations.

HR Internet Guide

This comprehensive web site includes information on all aspects of human resource management and links to numerous other sites.

HRMJobs

Large listing of HR jobs.

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

SHRM is a leading professional organization for human resource managers. The web site includes career information and a well of other information about the profession.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Information applicable to management majors includes:

Restaurant and food service managers

Advertising, marketing, & public relations managers 

Health service managers

Retail sales supervisors & managers

General managers & executives

Industrial production managers

Human resource managers & labor relations specialists

Administrative services & facilities managers

Management analysts & consultants

Purchasing managers and buyers


The Occupational Outlook Handbook is one of the most widely used sources of information about careers. It is published annually by the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics. Hard copies of the Occupational Outlook Handbook are available at EIU's Booth Library and at Career Services.