By Madison Bowden, Peer Advisor

Summer is over…Ugh! And while many of you are gearing up for your semester the possibility of another summer internship also arises. It is important to take the steps now in the beginning of the semester to start your internship search so you get one of your top choices! It is never too early to be career ready. Follow these five easy steps to assist you in your search for the Summer of 2017:

 

1- Update your Resume—Come into Toppel and get your Resume revised at the Walk In Advising Center!

 

2- Make a Cover Letter! And get that reviewed by Toppel as well.

 

3- LinkedIn- Network every week. Try to advance your profile by making meaningful connections and utilizing LinkedIn Groups, Jobs, etc.

 

4- Search for possible internship positions and research deadlines so you don’t miss anything.

 

5- Attend Career Information Sessions provided by the Toppel Career Center to get familiar with different fields or help you answer the question- What career do I want to pursue?

 

6- Lastly, have patience and search for what you love (hard work pays off)!

 

Good luck Canes!