Industry-Specific Career Advice

Career Services is committed to helping Marymount Manhattan College students and alumni feel confident and secure in their job search strategies. Please find resources below, broken down by industry, that will help you navigate the job search process.


Fine/Performing Arts & Creative Careers

How Do I Get Into the Screen Actors Guild? - EntertainmentCareers

Basic Information for Those Considering a Professional Acting Career - Screen Actors Guild

How do I Become an Extra Performer in Film and Television? - EntertainmentCareers

Call Sheet: The Entertainment Industry Resource Directory - Backstage

Become a Dance Movement Therapist - American Dance Therapy Association

Fashion Career Advice - Fashion Career Center

Expert Advice on How to Rise to the Top in Fashion - FashionNet

Screenwriting - WritersWrite


Non-profit/Government Agencies

The Idealist Guide to Nonprofit Careers for First-Time Job Seekers

Top 10 Nonprofit Job Hunting Tips - The Bridgespan Group

How to Find Your Ideal Nonprofit Job - The Balance Small Business

3 Tips for Landing an Awesome Nonprofit Job - The Muse

The 7 Top Websites For Nonprofit Jobs - Forbes

Nonprofit Job Titles and Descriptions - The Balance Careers

9 Federal Job Search Tips That’ll Help You Land That Government Job - The Muse

Looking for a New Job - USAGov

CareerOneStop | Job Search - U.S. Department of Labor

How to Become a Lawyer - Legal Career Path

How to Become a Lawyer: Career Guide - Criminal Justice Degree Schools


Health & Wellness

Step-By-Step Guide to Getting Hired in Healthcare - EduMed

Online Guide to Navigating Job Offers in Healthcare - EduMed

32 Career Paths in the Medical Field to Explore - Indeed

Explore Health Careers 

20 Highest Paid Non-Physician Jobs in Healthcare - HealthCare Management

How to Become a Personal Trainer - Learn How To Become



Job Hunting Tips for New Grads and Seasoned Professionals - Business News Daily

Business and Management Job Search - CareerProfiles


Finance Jobs | Career Advice

Supply Chain Career Advice - SCM Talent Group

Great advice for young accountants - Accounting Today

Top Tips for Executing an Executive Procurement Job Search - SCM Talent Group

5 Tips For Landing an Administrative Assistant Job - The Job Network

7 Tips for Landing Administrative Assistant Jobs - RobertHalf

HR Careers

Communications & Media

Best Places to Find PR Jobs - PR Coach

What is PR? Everything you Need to Know About a PR Career - Indeed

How to Break Into the Communications World - The Muse

The Advertising Jobs You Want–and Advice From the Creatives Who Got Them - MediaBistro

5 Essential Steps You Need to Take to Prepare for Your Next Marketing Job Search - MarketPro

What Recruiters Want: Job-Search Tips for Sales Professionals - TopResume

The Best Jobs and Career Advice for Communications Majors - GlassDoor

Types of Entry-Level Jobs for Communications Majors - WayUp