Search Strategies

When searching for a job, you need to use a variety of strategies and methods to be successful. Don’t expect to e-mail a few résumés on Monday and be invited to an interview on Tuesday. In this section, you’ll learn about how tools such as networking, online and newspaper job postings, recruiting companies, cold calling, college-campus career resources, and informational interviews that can help you get a job.


Networking is the process of building relationships that can potentially create business opportunities. Networking is best done face-to-face, but it can take place online as well. There are numerous social networking sites, such as LinkedIn, where you can connect with colleagues and professional acquaintances. ...

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