SCHEDULE AN ADVISING APPOINTMENT

Appointments will be conducted via ZOOM. MSU offers free access to Zoom Pro Meeting. Browse to https://msu.zoom.us to log in. Please click on the Login and use your MSU NetID/password. Get help with MSU Zoom Basics

DROP IN ADVISING

Drop ​in our Zoom Room anytime (listed below) to chat with a career peer!

Zoom Room Password: egrcareers 

MONDAY 2-8PM | TUESDAY  2-8PM  |  WEDNESDAY  4-8PM  | THURSDAY 2-8PM  | FRIDAY  12-3PM 

*you will wait in waiting room until it's your turn

 

WATCH A PRE-RECORDED WEBINAR

 

EXPLORE RESOURCES

 
GET YOUR RESUME READY

Whether you're building your first RESUME or polishing up an existing one check check out these resources | The WHO Resume Development MethodSample ResumesAction Verb ListResume Checklist We also have cover letter resources | Cover Letter BasicsTechie Cover Letter Tips

RESUME BOOKS

We frequently distribute resume books to employers that reach out to us.  Maximize your odds of finding a co-op by dropping your (updated) resume! Check out the general Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 Co-Op/Intern Book. You can find a complete list of our resume books here.

HANDSHAKE

Our online recruiting system, Handshake, connects employers with MSU students. Students can research companies, apply for jobs, register for events and send peers questions. Check out tips for getting started on Handshake 

MOCK INTERVIEWS

Virtual mock interview schedules will go live in Handshake soon! In the meantime, you can check out Interview Stream! You'll find premade interview sets that allow you to record your practice response and send to our staff (careers@egr.msu.edu) for feedback.

INTERVIEW PREPARATIONS 

The vast majority of organizations have moved to virtual operations.  This means that you will most likely be participating in video or phone interviews. Though it can be a bit challenging to make a connection with a recruiter using these virtual options, it is possible! Check out these resources to get started: Virtual Interview Webinar | WHO Interview Method | Common Interview Questions

PREPARE FOR VIRTUAL FAIRS 

We've got a webinar that covers all things virtual career fairs! Plus make sure to check out Handshake's virtual launch kitVideo Requirements and Troubleshooting for Students

NEGOTIATIONS AND ACCEPTING OFFERS

Check out these tips and articles to negotiate your offer and help make that tough decision easier | Average Salary Data by Major | Dos & Don'ts of Salary Negotiation | How to Evaluate a Job Offer | Take the Sure Thing or Wait for Something Better?

INTERNSHIP / CO-OP FOR CREDIT

Get credit for your internship or co-op experience! Head over to this page to learn more!

CAREER 411s

Want the lowdown on careers for your major? Check out our Career 411

| AES | BE | CE | ChE | CpE | CSEEE | ENE | ME | MSE

CAREER PASSPORT

CSN’s Career Handbook, published annually, is an award-winning guide to help students (first-year through seniors) prepare for life after college. 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS 

International students have special needs and considerations when preparing for their job search.

Check out the international student page for resources on on-campus jobs, finding jobs in your home country and work authorization options. 

PhD STUDENTS

PhD Career Service, together with the MSU Graduate School, provides multiple online resources, as well as workshops and advising, to support the many paths graduate students choose to pursue. More information can be found HERE.

 
 
 
 
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