terrific easy to implement guides to getting your linked in profile in the most awesome shape ever. you need to be operating in this space, so learn how here.
dowloadable pdf : how to build a great student linkedin profile
downloadable pdf: how to network on linkedin
there is a fantastic (and we mean fantastic) networking and mentoring resource on linkedin. join by going to linkedin.com, then:
1. create or update your profile (we know you have an up-to-date profile by now)
2. join the ‘official villanova university alumni association network’ group (click here) open to all current students and alumni
3. join the ‘vu alumni and student mentoring’ subgroup (click here)
4. connect with alumni who signed up to help you out and hook you up in your career discovery process.
if you don’t take advantage of this terrific resource, you are a crazy person. really.
weekly emails from the undergraduate career center about who is looking to hire, and how you can rock it when interviewing. lots of seminars, interviews with a pro to practice, handshake workshops, it's all there. you should be too. www.unit.villanova.edu/newswire
The central clearninghouse for all things career: careers.villanova.edu
research what you want to do, and where you want to do it. two great resources are linked directly below to get you started. click here for the full list of resources.
iIndustry and career guides, employer profiles, a day in the life, and more. this is an AWESOME site, and as you know, we never use caps, so it must be good. click here.
amazing resource to search all publicly posted jobs on the web. search for jobs and save your searches, find and save a list of contacts, create resumes and cover letters, and put them together in a targeted campaign. click here
need the skinny on how to get the dream job? then this is the place. we LOVE this link (there's the caps again).click here.
connect with an alum in your field who has volunteered to mentor a student. what could be better? non-seniors, talk with your clay center advisors for assistance. seniors, clay center can provide you with your login and password.
not sure how to knock 'em out with your mad interview skills? learn how by clicking here.