Future College Students

The Job Search Timeline for College Students

Insights on the key dates that students should take into account as they apply for jobs and internships.

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New Grad Networking

Networking for College Students and Recent Grads

Insights for college students and new graduates on how to become better at networking. Building a strong network is the cornerstone to career success, so start early.

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How to Prepare for the Job Search While Still in College

10 Ways to Prepare for the Job Search While You Are Still in College

Tips on what college students can do right now to prepare for the job search after their graduate. It is important to lay the foundation for an effective job search while still ...

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Career Mentor for New Grad

Career Mentors for Recent College Grads

Insights for new graduates on the different types of career mentors, how to find them, as well as how to maintain a relationship with your mentor.

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Editor's Note

Here is the most important advice that you will ever hear:


Ask yourself, what kind of pitch can you make that will get you hired? What is your edge? How are you different from others? What are your strengths? What can you bring to the job that is valuable?

Confidence is key. It is the seed that will make things happen for you. You need to believe in yourself in order to have the drive to go forward with your job search. It may be a long journey. We don't know, but you need to be ready for it.

Looking for work is a lot about attitude and having the right outlook on things. You need to be positive to draw good luck and for people to want to give you a chance and work with you.

However, don't put too much pressure on yourself. Employers understand that you are new to the job market. The main attributes they will be looking for are that you have the right foundation and the right motivation to learn and grow. Potential and an open mind are what employers look for in new graduates.

This section is dedicated specifically to new graduates. However, the more general resources found elsewhere on WorkBloom also apply to you. Therefore, make sure to look at those as well. Good luck in your journey. Remember, life is a marathon, not a sprint.


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