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Job Search Strategies: How to Find a Job!

First, you’ll need to prepare an effective resume and cover letter

Then, use the following resources to start searching!

  • To learn more about job search strategies, contact the WSU Global Campus career counselor by completing the Get Career Advice form.
  • A Job Search Strategy group can help get you started. These groups allow students with similar career interests to share resources and discuss their experiences throughout the process. They provide a great way to get support and stay motivated! Contact the WSU Global Campus Career Counselor at to discuss forming a group.
  • Participate in On-Campus Interviewing.
  • Register for CougLink.
  • Need experience through an internship? Find internship information on the WSU ASCC website.
  • Attend a career fair! Watch for information about Virtual Career Fairs on our Global Connections page.
  • To find employers for particular occupations by city/state, go to CareerOneStop, Select Job Search, and use the Find a Job feature to specify a location and a job title, to identify employers and their addresses in a specific city.
  • Don’t forget to network

For more tips, download the WSU ASCC Job Search packet.

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