Career Resources

Career Resources

CFA Chicago Resources

CFA Institute Careers Resources

Additional Resources

Many schools have alumni websites with tools that are available to the public; and they provide excellent resources for career management. Consider contacting your undergrad or graduate school directly for additional resources and connections to career planning tools, seminars and workshops.

In addition, visit these schools that offer free online access to tools:
Loyola University - Career Management Services
DePaul University - Career Resources

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Career Transitions Center of Chicago (CTC)
The Career Transitions Center of Chicago (CTC) delivers employment programming and coaching to assist recent college graduates and older under- and unemployed workers, who are considered among the most vulnerable during this recession. As a volunteer-driven, non-profit organization, CTC uses market forces to support social change. We engage accomplished professionals as volunteers -- ranging from human resource managers to recruiters -- to coach and support under- and unemployed older workers. More...

Patina Solutions
Patina Solutions is one of the fastest growing professional services firms in America for a reason. We make our diverse portfolio of accomplished and specialized professionals -- all of whom have 25 or more years of experience -- available to clients in flexible and tailored ways.

Whether it is completing special projects, maximizing opportunities, addressing complex challenges and issues, filling knowledge gaps, gaining interim leadership or management, or mentoring and coaching up-and-coming talent, a growing number of clients are engaging Patina Solutions.

A key benefit to working with Patina Solutions is our ability to uniquely tailor each solution, so clients get help from proven professionals just when they need it. Whether it's a single professional or a team, Patina Solutions delivers expertise, knowledge and results across industries and functional areas.

We work with clients in a variety of ways, including:

  • Special project planning and execution
  • Interim executive and management positions
  • Advisory and consulting engagements
  • Board of Director and Advisory Board roles

To find out more go to or call (312) 447-0900.