Attn: Class of 2018 and 2019! – Prep for Fall With Our Summer To Do List

Summer To Do List

Follow the Summer To Do List Below To Prepare Before Fall Recruiting!

  1. Gain meaningful summer experience
    -Volunteer- give back to a local charity that’s important to you
    -Server- you’ll gain valuable customer service skills
    -Entrepreneur- launch your own service: landscaping, walking dogs, painting houses
    -Freelance- write blogs for an organization, manage a company’s social media pages
    -Camp Counselor- you’ll gain interpersonal and organizational skills
  2. Conduct 3-5 informational interviews to learn more about companies you are interested in
    -Utilize the IU Alumni Association database and the IU and Kelley groups on LinkedIn to connect with alumni in your area(s) of interest.
    -For guidance, go to Kelley Connect Homepage>Resources Tab>Networking&Job Search Filter
  3. Conduct company research for your target positions and employers
    -Explore the list of companies that recruited in Fall 2015: (FULL-TIME or INTERNSHIP)
    -Begin living in the space in which you want to work by following company social platforms (“like” the company’s Facebook page, follow the company’s Twitter handle, read the company blog, etc.).
    -For guidance, go to Kelley Connect Homepage>Resources Tab
  4. Update your resume
    -Make sure it is in tip-top shape and ready to go for fall recruiting.
    -For guidance, go to Kelly Connect Homepage>Resources Tab>Resumes&More Filter
  5. Make a career coach appointment
    -Come see us or make a virtual appointment to plan your internship search strategy and get ready for fall recruiting

We are open all year! Please email us at UCSO@indiana.edu or call us at 812-855-5317 with any immediate questions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

By Carol Maldonado
Carol Maldonado Career Coach Carol Maldonado