Tools & Resources

[logo - BlueSteps]New Career Resource for GSB Alumni

Connect with Top Executive Recruiters through BlueSteps

To help you advance your career, Stanford GSB is now affiliated with BlueSteps - the career management service of the Association of Executive Search Consultants. Join BlueSteps to confidentially share your resume with over 8,000 of the highest caliber executive search professionals around the world.

Stanford GSB alumni receive a 30% discount on BlueSteps membership. Premium BlueSteps services are also included at no additional cost (a saving of $89/year).


Self-assessments provide a good starting point for evaluating the kind of work and environments that best fit you.  Learn more about the value of self-assessments. Details

Career Links

Helpful links for job research including salary surveys and early stage company information. Details GSB Alumni Only. Alumni Services login required.

Executive Recruiters

Executive search firms range from small, focused boutiques to large international players. In your networking conversations, ask professionals in your industry and functional area for recommendations on recruiters. Details GSB Alumni Only. Alumni Services login required.

Related Resources
  • Library Databases
    Find analyst reports, news, industry data, company history, and executive profiles with GSB Library's online tools available with a Stanford GSB Alumni Association membership or come to campus to the GSB Library to access them at no charge. Details

Resumes and Cover Letters
An effective resume and cover letter are marketing tools that highlight your competencies, accomplishments, qualifications, and future capabilities as they relate to the position you seek. Details GSB Alumni Only. Alumni Services login required.

Need a Resume Review?
Resume Review Services are offered by an expert resume coach on how to develop and target resumes for today's competitive job market.  Fees are $75 per review ($100 value - $25 subsidized by the GSB). Details 

Video Library

These short videos will supplement your job search toolkit or help provide a refresher as you consider the next steps in your career path. Details GSB Alumni Only. Alumni Services login required.

LinkedIn Tools

LinkedIn is a critical element of your personal brand and more important than ever in the job search process. View LinkedIn "how to" videos, tips, and example summaries. Details GSB Alumni Only. Alumni Services login required.

ENCORE Career Resources

ENCORE career resources for GSB alumni who lead lives of impact throughout their lives. Details


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Personal Mission Statement

Need help developing your personal mission statement? Franklin Covey Online offers free templates, webcasts and other resources to help you get started. Get inspired by reading mission statements of Mahatma Ghandi, Ludwig van Beethoven, Martin Luther King Jr., Erma Bombeck and more. Details