Here are a few things to get you started on your job search.

  1. Start by taking your StrengthsFinder 2.0 Assessment to get your top five strengths. This will give you confidence as your apply for jobs with the right fit.

2. Here are some sources for templates to help you create a professional resume.

Hubspot

Indeed

3. Don’t forget to build a professional LinkedIn profile.

No college pictures. Add connections as you meet people. Get help from a professional like Barb Penney to make your profile look polished.

4. Write a clear, concise and compelling cover letter. Here are a few examples to help you.

Hubspot

Indeed

5. Have you ever considered doing an informational interview? It is a sort-of pre-interview where you are NOT asking for a job, but are trying to learn more about a career or a company. Many alumni from your school would love to take time to help you learn about their job and/or company. Here are a few questions to get you started.