Graduating Students

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    Graduating Students Checklist 
    The Final Year!!!

     

    Focus, Implementation, Follow-Through 

    Career Blueprint Checklist: 

     

    • Make the grades! 
    •  Complete course requirements in your major.  
    •  Check with your faculty advisor to be sure you've met all requirements
    • Contact Career Services Office to review your resume and to discuss job search strategies. 
    • Update your resume and your Linkedin profile by the FALL!
    •  Maintain a positive, active online presence and network with recruiters and employers in your field. Utilize LinkedIn.com to continue to build your professional network. 
    • Purchase an interview suite and appropriate shoes. 
    •  Attend career events and workshops on campus. 
    •  Be sure to place your resume on College Central, www.collegecentral.com/stfrancis  and to connect you with Career Services. Check out the area and out of state Job Postings on the Saint Francis University's College Central Network and other online sites
    • Utilize CareerShift at http://francis.careershift.com
    • Plan and develop your job search goals early.  Use a variety of job search strategies. Follow through! 
    • Set up a profile on LinkedIn.com and develop your professional network.
    • Attend on and off campus job fairs. 
    • Schedule a mock interview with Career Services! 
    • Apply to graduate school early! 
    • Follow through with your interviews by sending thank you letters and letters of further interest! 
    • Be patient, persistent, optimistic, and organized!!
    • Remember -- you can utilize Career Services after you graduate!