Writing an Effective Cover Letter

1. What preparation should students do before they begin writing a cover letter?  Cover letters should be catered to specific jobs and specific employers. Before writing a cover letter, students should think about the job that they want and what makes them best qualified for that position. In order to do this, they need to research the ...

Advice for College Seniors Preparing to Enter the Workforce

1. What is one thing that college seniors can do today that will help them prepare for their careers? Probably the most important thing that seniors can do is get experience in their chosen field of study while they are still in school. This on-the-job experience will help tremendously once students are close to graduation. This experience ...

10 Job Search Tips for Recent College Graduates

1.  Use LinkedIn.  Spend serious time on LinkedIn.  Complete your profile, keep it updated, follow companies, build connections, join groups related to your industry and apply for jobs.  If you spend over ten hours a week on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, Snapchat and Twitter, do yourself a favor and use some of that time on ...