Use our Career Readiness Checklist to get prepared and stay on track.  Adopt a positive attitude and seek help from a career expert to stay motivated.

Steps in a Successful Job Search

1. Know what you want

2. Polish tools & skills

3. Plan your search & STAY PRODUCTIVE

  • Establish a timeline and system to keep track of your activities.
  • Complete an internship and volunteer to gain networking contacts and experience.
  • Join networking organizations and connect with KSU Alumni.
  • Consider continuing your education or obtaining specialized training.

 

4. LOCATE POSITIONS

5. CHECK APPLICATION STATUS

  • Follow up in a couple weeks to ask: What is the status of my application, what is your timeline for filling the position and can I provide any additional information?