AIU Online CareerPointers If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it. —Margaret Fuller
In this issue we explore ways that you can take your career search "beyond the basics," offer tips on networking, and explore the advantages of targeting specific companies. We also introduce Erik Steiner, a professor with a global perspective, and chat with an alumnus on the hunt for his dream job.
Beyond the Basics: The Non-Traditional Job Search
Internet job sites are a great place to begin your search, but they shouldn't be your only strategy. Successful job seekers go beyond the basics with non-traditional sites, targeted searches, and networking efforts. Read More

For more advice on your non-traditional job search, check out:

5 Tips to Increase Your Networking Know-How
4 Advantages of a Targeted Internet Job Search
Find Your Next Employer...Before Your
Job Search

Meet the Faculty
Professor Erik SteinerThe World is His Classroom<em></em>
Professor Erik Steiner, who lives in Israel, brings a global perspective as well as a world of personal experience to students in his business courses.
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Meet AIU Online Alumni
Student ProfileTwo MBAs...and Counting
With dual MBA degrees from AIU Online, alumni Emil Bacy is finally on the road to his dream job—as a forensic accountant.
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