What resources are you going to need to apply for that "dream position" when you see it come along? It's never too early to think about ways to refine your application materials, grow your network, and find jobs.
To start searching, check out: Five Steps to Build Your Job or Internship Search
Industries and Fields
- See the bottom of each major page in What Can I Do With This Major. Professional Associations and job boards will be linked there.
Keep a list of organizations you admire. Many will post positions on their websites and may not share the positions on more general search engines. The key is to check back frequently. Set reminders in your calendar.
Even though many of the sites about will show millions of jobs, roughly 20% of jobs aren’t advertised; they are found through networking. The relationships you build are essential to future job leads.
We recommend using LinkedIn to organize and keep track of your professional network. Keep in mind, many recruiters will post positions on their organization’s LinkedIn page. Learn more about strategies for using LinkedIn here.