Job Search

Job Search Tools

Job Search Tools

To stand out in your job search, it’s important that you follow some key steps:

  • Tailor your resume and cover letter to the position you are seeking.
  • Use keywords from the job description in your resume and cover letter to get noticed by an organization’s applicant tracking system.
  • Regularly check Handshake and create a job alert so that you are notified of new relevant postings.
  • Join groups, seek out alumni and follow companies and organizations on LinkedIn.
  • Attend career events and job fairs to meet employers in-person.
  • Tell everyone you know you are looking for a job. Networking is the key!
  • Be sure to review common employer red flags as part of your job search.