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NerdScholar’s Job Search Guide for Gen Y

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As a new or soon-to-be college graduate setting out on your first job search, a lot of questions probably come to mind. What should my resume look like? How do I go about networking? Do I have what it takes to ace my first job interview?

NerdScholar’s Job Search Guide for Gen Y answers your most pressing job search questions in one place. We’ve asked career experts from dozens of accredited universities to shed light on navigating a job search from start to finish. Check out their advice in the articles below.

Have a question that we haven’t answered? Ask us in the comments section below.

Happy job hunting!




6 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Land a Job

How to Network: The Holiday Edition

6 Tips for Networking over Spring Break

8 Tips for Building Your Personal Brand 

8 Tips for Getting the Most Out of a Mentor

9 Career Fair Tips To Get You Hired




5 Ways to Organize Your Job Search

8 Resume Myths Debunked

7 Tips for Crafting Your Best Resume

8 Tips for Writing a Standout Cover Letter

8 Tips for Obtaining a Stellar Recommendation Letter




8 Tips for Acing a Phone Interview

8 Tips for Answering the Most Common Interview Questions

9 Tips to Nail an In-Person Interview




When and How to Follow Up After an Interview

8 Tips for Negotiating Your Salary

8 Tips to Succeed on Your First Day of Work




6 Tips for Turning an Internship into a Full-Time Job

7 Tips on How to Choose a Career

Expert Career Advice for College Freshmen

How to Find an Internship: Expert Advice for College Sophomores

Expert Career Advice for College Juniors

How to Find a Job: Expert Advice for College Seniors


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