Articles & Resources in Business

Professional associations, universities and colleges, government agencies, and peer reviewed/scholarly journals are all excellent sources from which to retrieve articles and resources related to careers.

Actuary.com: an American site with an actuarial job board, actuarial discussion forum, career information on becoming an actuary and information about trends in the field.

Advertising Standards Canada - Student Centre: links to key documents to help individuals advance in their knowledge about ASC and advertising self-regulation in Canada; also includes information about ASC's annual Robert E. Oliver Scholarship.

Advisor.ca: for advisors in the Financial Services sector.

Be An Actuary: an American career planning site for students, parents, educators/counsellors, career changers and employers interested in the actuarial profession.

Canadian Insurance Top Broker Magazine: the latest news on changes and trends in the insurance industry in Canada, upcoming events, and a directory to search for insurance firms.

Careers in Finance: information about the many job opportunities in the field of finance including corporate finance, financial planning, investment banking, insurance and real estate.

Careers in Operations Management: career options within operations management, skills required and salaries.

Careers in the Supply Chain: an introduction to the supply chain sector, career opportunities that exist and related educational programs.

Centre of Excellence in Financial Services Education' s Career Advisor: learn more about the wide variety of career options in financial services and determine the best path to an in-demand career within Toronto's financial services industry.

Chartered Accountants of Ontario - CA Training Offices: information about the CA Training Office Program.

Manta - Advertising and Marketing Firms in Ontario: advertising and marketing companies in Ontario.

Design Firms.org: design and marketing firms in Canada

MarketingMag.ca: information on the latest news, events and resources relevant to advertising, media and PR in Canada.

Media Job Search Canada - Advertising and Marketing Firms in Ontario: advertising and marketing firms in Ontario.

ibankingfaq.com: a sample of commonly-asked questions (and suggested answers) for investment banking interviews.

TalentEgg - Accounting Career Guide: Learn what you need to know to start a career in accounting, including average starting salaries and what it is like working in the field.

TalentEgg - Financial Services Career Guide: Learn what you need to know to start a career in financial services, including average starting salaries and what it is like working in the field.

TalentEgg - Sales and Marketing Career Guide: Learn what you need to know to start a career in sales and marketing, including in-demand marketing skills, how to succeed in sales, and what it is like working in the field.

Please Note: Descriptions of many of these online resources are taken from language used on external websites. Claims and opinions expressed are not necessarily those of the Career Centre or York University.