Researching the Right Company for the Right Job


Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 10:00am to 12:00pm


Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

In order to find the right job you need to do your research to find the right company. What makes the company special compared to others?  What is its financial health and future sustainability? Is their culture a fit? These are just some of the questions to consider when finding the right company for you. This session will focus on the ways and tools to research a company to find answers to these questions and more.

Target Audience:
Anyone in the job search phase. In this two hour session we will work in small groups researching several companies to determine the profiles of each organization.

This course is designed to help you learn the tools available to research a company and what that research tells you.  Through case studies and analysis you will understand what the profile of each company is and how you can apply the tools to your own search.

Course Outline

  1. Things to consider in your research
  2. Tools for research
  3. Determine what you need to look for
  4. Case Studies and analysis
  5. How you can use the information