Resumes have an important job: to open a door and get you an interview.CVs
A curriculum vitae, or CV, is a resume used to apply for academic teaching or research positions.Cover Letters
The purpose of a cover letter is to convince an employer that your skills and background make you worth interviewing.
Flexible Co-op Hiring During Unprecedented Times
Flexible Co-op Hiring PoliciesFlexible Co-op Hiring During Unprecedented Times – Testimonials
Testimonials from Employers and StudentsJob Search Process
Whether you are searching for an internship, a co-op or a job, your first task is to own your qualifications.Job Search Resources
Take advantage of the resources at your fingertips and most importantly use your network.Working Overseas
Resources for global work
It’s so important to be prepared, including by researching the company and the individual(s) you’re meeting with, anticipating and practicing questions, and preparing questions to ask during your interview.Interview Etiquette
It’s so important to be prepared, including by researching the company and the individual(s) you’re meeting with, anticipating and practicing questions, and preparing questions to ask during your interview.Types of Interview Questions
Common interview questions are those that are typically designed to learn more about you, and how you’re a good fit for the position and the company.Interview Type: Behavioral and Situational
Often, behavioral questions are used to assess skills required by the position, such as time management, teamwork, initiative, organizational and communication skills.Interview Type: Case
Management Consulting, Finance, and other industries using case interviews typically include business cases or other analytical questions. Here are some pieces of advice and types of questions for you to consider.
Develop a Network
Having a well established network is a critical part of the job search process.Professional Introductions
How to develop an "elevator pitch" — concisely and professionally communicating about yourself and your skills that differentiates yourself in a crowded market.Informational Interviewing
Informational interviewing is a powerful way to build and expand your professional network, learn more about your chosen field or industry, uncover potential job leads and clarify your career development goals.LinkedIn
Learn how to use and leverage LinkedIn, a free online network for professional networking.
Career Fairs and Hiring Event Tips
Take a look at the boutique career fairs this fall and review the "how-to" information hereGlobal Careers Fair 2023
Global Careers Fair 2023 is the inaugural university-wide, boutique, virtual recruiting event connecting Northeastern students with employers abroad.Hiring Event Myths
Myth#1: Career Fairs are just for business and tech students.Hiring Event FAQs for Students
Answers to common questions about hiring eventsNU Talent Connect Success Tips & FAQ’s
Career Fairs offer students a great opportunity to network with a variety of employers and full-time opportunities.