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Entry Level Jobs

Entry Level Jobs and Job Search Help


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Are you getting ready to graduate from college, or are you a recent recent grad ready to settle into that first serious job? Do you need help getting started? Here's how to get going on an entry level job search.

Entry Level Job Guide

Getting Started On an Entry Level Job Search

Career Advice
Resources to help with your entry level job search including career advice, career change information, job descriptions, career education, career choices, career tests and quizzes, and career information.

Career Services
Students and alumni, use your college Career Services office. The staff will be eager to help you with all your career transitions from finding an internship or summer job, to exploring career options, finding a job for after graduation, and for career changing mid-life.

Employer Research
Research employers online and find companies in your industry or find out more about a potential employer so you can interview effectively.

Entry Level Job Search

College Student Job Search Tips
Resources to help college students with a job search including college career offices, alumni who have volunteered to help, college job sites that provide entry level job listings, and job search tips specifically for students.

Student Job Search
Jobs, internships and career resources for teenagers, students, and grads.

Part-Time Jobs
Suggestions and strategies for finding part-time jobs. The best ways to apply, what to bring, and how to prepare for an on-the-spot interview.

Entry Level Jobs

Entry Level Jobs
Are you getting ready to graduate from college, are you a recent grad ready to settle into that first serious job, or are you considering a mid-life career change? Do you need a little help in getting started on a college or entry level job search?

Cool Jobs
How to find the jobs most people just dream of having and short-term jobs for those not ready to settle into full-time employment.

Entry Level Jobs
Entry level job sites for those just graduating or changing careers.

Top Entry Level Job Sites
The best job sites for entry level job seekers.

Resumes and Cover Letters

Entry Level Resume and Cover Letter Samples
Sample resumes, cover letters, and reference letters are specifically for college students and entry level job seekers.

Resume and Cover Letter Guide
Writing, publishing, posting, and submitting your resume and cover letter to employers and online.

Getting Hired

Career Networking
The importance of career networking, how to develop contacts, and how job search networking can help you find a job. Also student career networking sample letters.

College Student / Graduate Interview Questions and Answers
Review these typical college graduate interview questions and sample answers.

Entry Level Job Interview Questions
Review these entry level interview questions and consider how you would answer, so you're ready to respond during the job interview.

Tips and techniques for a successful interview.

Reference checks, using references, and answers to reference questions.

Getting Paid

Compensation Center
Salary information, salary surveys, negotiation strategies, salary tools, and more resources to research how much you should be paid.

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