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MBA LinkedIn Intensive
MBA LinkedIn Intensive Virtual Workshop
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Intl. Student Seminar
International Student Seminar International MBA and MS student job-search training. >>

Resources Overview

Speed up your job search with plug-and-play AI prompts. Tap into unique resources and opportunities with “next-level” search techniques.

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Guidance for key areas of the job search
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Take Action with Tip Sheets, Templates & Checklists on Vital Subjects.

Forge strategic connections that open doors to opportunities.

Personal Branding
Strengthen your unique identity and value.

Digital Footprint
Update the portrait of you NOW online and get known.

Interview Acer
Tell your story to stand out and get an offer.

Favorite Videos
Watch the most widely viewed videos from the comprehensive library
  • 5 Measures of Online Reputation
    5 Measures of
    Online Reputation
  • Powerful Cover Letters: Do I Even Need One?
  • Resumes that Sell
  • Research for Cover Letters and Interviews
  • Video: Add the Personal Touch to Your Resume
  • Company Research: What’s My Paycheck?
  • Ace the Interview: Focus on the Company
  • Using Advanced Search to Find Valuable Contacts
  • Target the Right Employers
  • Facebook for Job Hunters
  • Performing Under Pressure
  • Beyond Networking 3: Leverage Your Entourage
  • 10 Social Media Musts
  • How to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile
  • 10 Executive Keys
  • Mining the Web for Great Contacts
  • Personal Branding
  • Company Research: Dream Job or Worst Nightmare
  • Twitter for Job Hunters
  • Using LinkedIn Groups to Make Great Contacts
  • Ace the Interview: Focus on the Interviewer
  • Building Brand You
  • Intangible Skills That Bring Success
  • Assess Your Assets (1)
  • Stand Out With Testimonials
  • Ace the Interview:
    Focus on You
  • Assess Your Assets (2)
  • Beyond Networking 1: Start Building Your Entourage
  • Beyond Networking 2: Grow Your Entourage
  • Use Color to Stand Out
  • Assess Your Assets (3)