How to Find a Job After College

How to Find a Job After College

By ResumeKraft

The job market is extremely competitive, and it can be difficult to find a job after college.

Top 10 tips

It is often worth considering to at least start a job search before quitting your current position.

1. Start job search early

Talk to your friends, family, and acquaintances to see if they know of any open positions.

2. Use your network

Utilize your school’s career center. Many schools have career centers that can help you find a job.

3. Utilize career center

Internships are a great way to gain experience in your desired field and to make connections.

4. Get internships

Job fairs are a great way to meet employers and to learn about open positions.

5. Attend job fair

Create a strong resume. Make sure your resume is well-written and free of any errors.

6. Create a strong resume

Practice your interviewing skills so that you can make a great impression on potential employers.

7. Prepare for interviews

Follow up after interviews. Be sure to send thank-you notes after each interview.

8. Follow up 

Negotiate your salary. Once you receive a job offer, try to negotiate for a higher salary.

9. Negotiate your salary

Recently, one of my clients acquired a position at a company she loves in the industry she wanted to work in.

10. Be patient

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