Jobs and Internships
According the the national Recruiting Trends 2007-2008 report conducted by Michigan State University and The Collegiate Employment Research Institute:
- 50% of employers wanted students to have AT LEAST one work-related experience before graduation
- The other 50% of employers preferred that students have TWO work-related experiences as a means of differentiating themselves from the applicant pool. The point is:
You need to get work experience while in college!!
Make an appointment with a career counselor by calling 559.278.2381 or browse the following sites for ideas on how to secure part-time, full-time, internship, or on campus opportunities. Also visit a career counselor during walk-in hours to start or revise a resume.
A job search usually takes MONTHS, so start early and visit our office for encouragement and coaching.
Student Lingo Online Workshop
Career Pillar provides high quality interactive video, audio and text based tutorials for interviewing, networking and resume & cover letter writing