Careers: Job Search

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Job Search Methods

Read the Career and Personal Development Newsletter to learn about various job, internship, and volunteer opportunities as well as graduate school and career fairs, and information sessions

Job Search Checklist (PDF)

Use the above checklist to help you stay organized in your job search.

  • Networking / Informational Interviews / Job Shadows
  • Social Media
  • Professional/Trade Organizations
  • Professional Conferences
  • College Career/Alumni Offices
  • Cold Contact/Direct Mail
  • Job/Career Fairs
  • Online Job Sites/Job Boards
  • Corporate Career Centers/Websites
  • Recruiters/Headhunters/Staffing Agencies
  • Want Ads
  • Pounding the Pavement/Cold Calling

Cirrus Insight, a customer relationship management organization, offers job seekers advice and email etiquette tips.

Salaries, Offers & Negotiations

Evaluating Offers & Strategies for Effective Negotiation (pdf)

Use the above guide with information adapted from Kansas State University and the University of California at Berkley for advice on how to evaluate offers and how to effectively negotiate



Job Boards

Click on a link to be taken to suggestions for job search sites for your desired area of interest