Just because you aren’t graduating this semester does not mean you can ignore the job market! There are some very important steps you can take towards starting a great career that you are still in school that over 90% of students overlook, find out what you should be doing now!
Graduating students who hit the job market can go for months without a single call back or interview if they make just one of these mistakes. Even if you have a perfect academic record, internship experience, and a head start, make sure you do not fall into one of these common traps that will get your application immediately rejected.
Most students search hard for a great internship to help launch their career. Unfortunately, not all internships are created equal. Learn how to spot internships that provide great work experience, valuable networking opportunities, and very few coffee runs.
If you want to land a great job, you will have to go through several rounds of interviews for each company who is interested in you. Find out what you can do to stand out from the competition, and what mistakes to avoid to move on to the next round.
If you are applying to a big company after graduation, there is a big chance your resume will get rejected before even seeing human eyes. To succeed in the highly competitive world for jobs after graduation, learn how to optimize your resume for keywords, and get your resume to the desk of the people you want to see it.