Tag: finding a job

Your First Part-Time Job: A Guide for High Schoolers

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Starting part-time employment as a full-time student can be stressful, especially if it's your very first job. Here's how to make a smooth transition. read more

How to Be Smart When Building a Strong LinkedIn Profile

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Fresh out of college and ready to enter the job market? Read these tips on how to build a LinkedIn profile for new grads who have little to no work experience. read more

Top 10 Mistakes New Grads Make When Seeking a Job

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Freelance Writer

We all make mistakes, especially during our first full-time career search. Here are 10 things to avoid during the job hunt. read more

Writing a Postgrad Résumé With Little to No Experience

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You may feel intimidated if you don't have a lot to write about on your résumé. Follow these tips to get the job you want with limited work experience. read more

Writing a Cover Letter With Little to No Work Experience

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You're ready to churn out those cover letters and apply to jobs, but you have no experience. What do you do? Follow these helpful tips, of course! read more

Infographic: 8 Ways to Fast-Track Your Job Search

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Who wouldn't want to fast-track their job hunt? From focusing your search to staying positive, there's a lot you can do to land the right offer in no time. read more

'Tis the Season for the Holiday Job Search

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Hiring for holiday jobs starts as early as summer! Access a bevy of resources focused on seasonal work for students and hit the ground running with your search. read more

9 Essential Job Search Resources for College Students

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Don't let the job search bring you down! These nine essential job search resources have been proven to help college students find a job in no time. read more

How to Use Keywords to Craft a Better Résumé

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Securing an entry-level position in today's job market means clearing a series of hurdles, not to mention defeating the bots. One way to do it: résumé keywords. read more

9 Tips for Developing Soft Skills Before Graduation

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Developing hard skills during college may seem like a winning strategy for postgrad employment, but neglecting soft skills can be a serious miscalculation. read more