Creating a network of people who know you is central to an effective job or internship search, and although for many it can be intimidating, it is a skill that can be developed over time. Below are three key resources that you can utilize to start networking with professionals.
Connect with UConn alumni & professionals for one-on-one career conversations, including discussing choosing a major, résumé critiques, practice interviews, and more. Use our online mentoring platform to start building your network today by connecting with an alum that can help you out.
The idea of networking can feel very intimidating but it is important to recognize how it can give you an advantage while job searching or applying to graduate school. Watch this video to learn more.
Bridge the gap between “where you are” and “where you want to be” through the goal-oriented & action-oriented process of career coaching. Meet with a dedicated professional to discuss your academic & career related plans, and get empowered to make decisions & move forward.