Job Search

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10 Questions to Help You Build Your Personal Brand

Answer these 10 questions to help you build your personal brand to successfully market yourself to employers.

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6 Tips for Networking

Follow these 6 quick tips to help you network better!

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Co-op Job Application Process

Steps for applying for co-op jobs including when to apply, where to apply, and more. 

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How to Cold Call Employers

Cold calling a prospective employer or company you'd like to work for is a great way to gain insight into the company's hiring practices, as well as build new contacts in your network. 

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How to Create an Elevator Pitch

You only have 30-60 seconds to make a good first impression to a prospective employer, what do you say? Follow these tips for creating a strong elevator pitch that you can use while networking.

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How to Decode a Job Posting

Tips for decoding a job description to help you match your resume to the experience.

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How to Master the Job Hunt

You asked, we listened. We put the call out to the McMaster Engineering community via Instagram, asking for our students' burning co-op questions. Then we took those questions to our current students who are on co-op. Here are some of their answers.

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How to use Job Boards Effectively

Tips for searching job boards effectively to find exactly what you're looking for. 

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How to use LinkedIn for your Co-op Job Search

Tips for using LinkedIn as a job board, to search for new contacts, connecting with people, actively networking, building your personal brand, and accessing LinkedIn learning. 

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Job Board Links

Common job board links, tech job board links, and international job board links.