Can you describe your career target and skills in 60 seconds? Do you know who is connected to available jobs in your chosen career? What does your online presence say about you?
How to Network
The ins and outs of successful networking.
Also called "the reverse interview," this is a great way to build your network and uncover hidden job opportunities.
Use LinkedIn to build a network of professional acquaintances, get recommendations and endorsements, and make connections that could lead to job opportunities.
Create your own business card to hand out when networking - use it like a mini résumé.
From the Career Center at University of Michigan, this series of articles presents tips on getting the best letters of reference.
Pure Michigan Talent Connect Career Events -- A calendar of events around the state - virtual and face-to-face job fairs, recruiting events, and more.
Harvard Pitch Builder: use this tool to create a pitch - a brief but thorough description of yourself and your skills.