Job Search Toolkit
Graduating? What’s in Your Job Search Toolkit?
Congratulations! You’re in the home stretch. Now it’s time to look for a job. Not
sure what steps to take? Use this toolkit to help you launch your next steps.
Step 1: Identify and Market Your Skills
San José State University students develop a wide variety of skills. What are your skills? How have you used them? How do you want to share them with employers?
How do you know which jobs to apply for? Here are some tips to get you started.
Step 3: Find Employers
You have found careers of interest to you, now use these resources to help you connect with employers.
Step 4: Develop Your Plan
Put it all together! Take your skills, qualities and interests, pair them with your industry and position research and map out a plan that works for you.
Step 5: Build Your Network
Start connecting with other professionals in your industry or field so you can build your professional network.