Build Your Network / Find a Mentor

Networking is key to a successful job search. Tap into resources LinkedIn and Handshake to establish and grow your professional network.

You may also join the WSU Alumni Association’s LinkedIn Group, and connect with fellow Cougs in your industry.

Check out employer info session listed in your Handshake events tap on a regular basis. These sessions are a great way to connect with recruiters and get behind the scenes insight on what it is like to work for and organization.

Maximizing Your Network for Job Opportunities

In today’s job market, making connections matters—a lot! Have you ever wondered why some people seem to land great job opportunities effortlessly? It’s often because of their network.

Your network is like a circle of friends, serving as a vital …

By Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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Women in STEM – New WSU Student Org

Yecenia is a biology major with a minor in chemistry and is planning to attend medical school. Ariela is a kinesiology major planning to attend a graduate program in physical therapy. Emily Sablan, Associate Teaching Professor and Director of Foundational …

By Melanie Kiel
Melanie Kiel
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LinkedIn vs. Handshake

In the Carson College of Business, students are highly encouraged to utilize LinkedIn to network, find jobs, and connect in professional settings. Why does the Academic Success and Career Center use Handshake? What are the benefits? How are these resources …

By McKenzie Godfrey
McKenzie Godfrey Student Employment Coordinator
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Informational Interviewing as a Job/Internship Search Strategy

Job and internship seekers often report that they have spent hours on job boards, applied for hundreds of positions, and still are not receiving interview invitations.

Informational interviewing can be an effective strategy to increase employment referrals and decrease time …

By Melanie Kiel
Melanie Kiel Career Coach
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The Best Choice For You

Trade School or College?

There is debate going on as to whether one choice is better than the other: however, there a lot of pros and cons to both options. It really depends on these variables, Time, Finances, and Job …

By Maureen Summit
Maureen Summit Graduate Staff Assistant
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