Step 1: Update your personal branding
Have your resume good to go
Set up your LinkedIn profile
Complete your Handshake profile
Step 2: Find jobs to apply to
Thousand of jobs are currently posted in Handshake. Apply now and often (we suggest applying to 5+ a week)
In addition to Handshake, LinkedIn has thousands of jobs posted. There is even the ability to search for remote internships.
Other job search sites:
Step 3: Get help
We have no doubt that you’re capable of navigating your own college-to-career experience, but why do it alone when there is a team ready to assist you?
– We suggest applying to 5 or more jobs per week
– Set up search agents in Handshake to help find relevant internships
Step 5: Practice for your interviews
Other helpful resources:
Help for International Students
Career Core by Kaplan
Career Core by Kaplan is free to Wake Forest University students. The courses are taught by our very own Wake Forest professor Heidi Robinson and spotlighted Wake Forest students.
- The Importance of an Application Plan
- Determine Your Timeline
- Develop Your Plan
- Prioritize Opportunities
- Invest in Your Top Opportunities