The first step in getting the most of out Handshake is to claim your Handshake account. Handshake asks the student to answer a variety of questions from their major and GPA to their ideal industries. When logging onto Handshake’s home page, at the bottom there is a list of jobs that are selected just for you based on factors like your major, GPA, if you require sponsorship and more. When beginning your internship/job search, this is the easiest way to apply to multiple jobs that you’re qualified for. If you’ve already uploaded your general technical resume to Handshake, applications can be submitted with a single click. However, make sure to apply directly to company websites as well!
Wow, how time flies! Virtual Career Fairs are happening now! While many of you are already on your way to making a great first impression at the Career Fair, I would now like to promote last minute Career Virtual Fair tips that will ensure your success. Before you start networking at our Virtual Career Fairs — here are a few last-minute tips that you will find invaluable:
The Fulton Schools Career Center will host our Virtual Career Fair next week. A really strong elevator pitch can get you noticed by employers at the Virtual Career Fair. My Peer Career Coach team took the time to write out some examples of their elevator pitch in order for you to prepare for the Fair. Here are four really great examples of what the elevator pitch entails:
Welcome back and tips on how to prepare for our virtual career fairs — Jessica’s Career Tip of the Week
Greetings and welcome back to another GREAT semester here at Fulton Schools! As we kickoff the Spring 2021, there are a few important tips that you will need to know about our upcoming virtual career fairs this semester. Not only will I highlight important tips that will assist you with preparing for our virtual career fairs, but I will also include when the fairs will be held this semester. Here are some tips that will assist you to prepare for our virtual career fairs:
Scheduling an appointment with a career development professional or peer career coach — Jessica’s Tip of the Week
Are you looking for assistance with the career development process but don’t know where to start? The Fulton Schools Career Center is here to ensure that you have a smoother transition as you are navigating the stages and phases of the career development process.