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Preparation : Job Hunting Help

There are many steps to succeeding in co-op preparation. See below for a lot of help

I hope to have links to everything from tips to helping you figure out which jobs interest you, to resume writing, interviewing and finally succeeding as a professional


DON'T MAKE THESE MISTAKES

Eleven reason they will NOT hire you (from a recruiter's perspective)


RESUMES, COVER LETTERS AND THANK YOU NOTES

Resumes, Cover Letters,and Thank You Notes


MYneuCOOL AND TYPES OF CO-OP JOBS

MY NeuCOOL and Co-op Job Information


INTERVIEWING

Interviewing Help


HOW TO ASK FOR REFERENCES

How to ask for a Reference


NETWORKING

Learn how and why "Networking" is a very important skill.

Learn how to use Linkedin effectively.


USING SOCIAL MEDIA and CLEANING UP YOUR WEB PRESENCE

Learn about LinkedIn and other tools that can help (and hurt) you.


EVER THINK NOBODY'S HIRING?

Sometimes it seems like all of the methods we use to find a job aren't working. See this article for tips and insights.


COMMON MISTAKES

Biggest job hunting mistakes entry-level candidates make

The 10 Worst Mistakes First time Job Hunters Make