Job Search Strategies

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Get a job by learning best-practice job search techniques

Whether looking for your first career position or a part-time job to earn money while in school, a Career Development Specialist can help you navigate the job market to make yourself stand out. Learning best practices can help maximize efficiency and contribute to a successful job search.

How do people find jobs?

Searching for a job involves several important steps: Planning, preparing your marketing materials, job search, and follow-up. A Career Development Specialist can help you prepare for a successful job search.

Where do you need to begin in your job search?

We have the tools to support you!

ECC’s Career Development Specialists have many tools to aid you in the job search process. Niche job boards, informational websites, and tips on how to use applicant tracking systems (ATS) are a few. Below are more:

  • Hire Spartans Website: Hire Spartans is ECC’s job board. Search for jobs and internships from local employers looking for ECC students, graduates, and community members. Visit College Central to register for a free account today.
  • Internships: Getting real-world experience while still in school is essential to career success. Once you have a resume reviewed through Career Development Services, we encourage you to engage with ECC’s experiential learning department. You can meet with an Internship Coordinator who can help you connect with opportunities to secure your internship. See their page for more details.
  • More Job Search Resources: See specific resources on our online resources page to help your job search.

Let Career Development Services help you get ahead

Career Development Specialists are available to assist in the entire job search process by helping you create an overall job search plan, reviewing your resume, conducting mock interviews, and integrating best practices to ensure your job search is successful.

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