Show of hands:*Who has accepted or is currently negotiating a job offer?*Who is is actively engaged in the job search?*Is anyone not actively involved with the job search? -already accepted a job offer -alternative plans after graduation -graduate schoolHow many of you would say that your plan is to work after school but are not yet actively engaged?START NOW!
The Seven Steps To Finding A Job
1. R EFLECT What are your career interests in? Classes you’ve enjoyed, done well in What are you skilled at doing? Project management, financial analysis, event planning, meeting facilitation, team-building, databases, marketing. What do you value in a career? How do things like family, money, lifestyle, influence, long-term career potential factor in?
Y OUR C AREER IS L IKE A P UZZLE Knowledge Values Interests Skills
2. E XPLORE For example…. Marketing (sales, PR, web- based marketing, advertising) Finance/Accounting (auditor, CPA, investor, advisor, banker) Explore the Career Services Library!
3. O RGANIZE You PositionsDepartments Companies IndustryLabor Market
Company Website Contacts1. Vestas (www.vestas.com) Bill S.2. FactSet (www.factset.com) Stephanie B.3. Nike (www.nike.com) John D.4. Target (www.target.com) Amy O.5. Adidas (www.adidas.com) Steve F.