Career toolkit

Your Alumni Association wants to help you build a successful career, and we are happy to provide you with guidance and help you tap into our global network of 117,000 alumni. Contact us if you'd like to join our Career Toolkit Team and write advice articles for fellow alumni.

Preparing for your job search

Before applying for a job, it's a good idea to look inward and think about what you have to offer and where you can add the most value. Then, it's time to create cover letters and resumes that will stand out among the competition.
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Professional social networking

If leveraged properly, LinkedIn, B-connected, e-mail - and even Facebook and Twitter - can help you connect with the right people, get a foot in the door for interviews, and eventually land a job!
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Effective interviewing

Have you developed and practiced your elevator speech? Do you know how to make a positive impression? We have advice to help you nail the traditional one-on-one interview as well as the other situations you could encounter.
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Closing the deal

Congratulations - you nailed the interview! The game is not over just yet. Effectively following up after the interview can reinforce the positive impression you made and help get you hired.
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Last Updated: 8/28/14