Career & Professional Development

Senior Year

  • Schedule an appointment early in the year with your career advisor to develop a job-search action plan and timetable
  • Google yourself to find out what potential employers can see online
  • Polish your resume and create targeted cover letters; be aware that you will need to tweak both documents for each opportunity
  • Strengthen your presence on LinkedIn!
  • Join the LinkedIn High Point University Alumni group (seniors only)
  • Attend drop-in hours to help strengthen your LinkedIn profile
  • Continue to pursue all possible networking opportunities
  • Request a mock interview appointment with your career advisor and utilize Interview Stream Into practice answering challenging interview questions
  • Search for opportunities through Purple Briefcase, other online resources, and your personal network
  • Apply to graduate school if that is your path; pay close attention to all deadlines

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