Job Search Techniques

Advice for Finding Your Next Job 

Check out these other helpful sites.

Choosing a Career
Career Exploration
Local Labor Market and Salary Information
Research the Employer

Job Search Techniques

Job Search
Career-Specific Job Search
National Resources
www.jobhunt.com
Search job listings from across the country.

College Grad Job Hunter
www.collegegrad.com
Provides information on interviewing, resume writing, and how to manage your career after you get your job.

Gary Will's Job Search Resource Page
www.garywill.com/worksearch
This site contains articles on the art of selling yourself to potential employers, using what Will calls a customer-focused approach.  He outlines important things to keep in mind when preparing resumes, writing cover letters, and preparing for an interview.

Monster 
www.monster.com
Provides information on salaries and employers, as well as advice on interviewing and applying for jobs. 

The Riley Guide
www.rileyguide.com
Provides information on job search and several links to job databases.

The Damn Good Resume
www.damngood.com
Provides advice on writing resumes.

Colorado College Career Center
www.coloradocollege.edu/CareerCenter/
Offers information on all aspects of job search strategies.

Skills Employers Want


Indiana Career and Post Secondary Advancement Center 
http://www.quintcareers.com/job_skills_values.html
Provides information on what skills employers are looking for.

Announcements

15 to Finish: Add a Late-Start Class Today

Take at least 15 credit hours per semester and you'll be closer to graduation and closer to your career. There’s still time to add a class to your schedule. Late-start courses begin March 23.
   
Click here to see the short-term class schedule and to register.

Use Caution in Parking Lots

Workers are replacing the light fixtures on campus roads and parking lots. Some roadways and parking spaces will blocked off during this time. Please be very careful and slow down.
  
Parking Lot 7 Closed
Parking Lot 7 (Click for Campus Map) will be closed from Monday evening, February 23 to Friday, February 27.

MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014, spring 2015, or fall 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
  
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge. 

MyUniversity

Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/myuniversity.

Financial Aid Filing Fairs

LCCC will offer free help for anyone filing a FAFSA form - regardless of the college they plan to attend - at a series of Financial Aid Filing Fairs held in February and March. Click here for details and to register online.

Sign Up for Text Alerts

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MBA Program Begins in Fall 2015

Beginning in fall 2015, Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration will offer a master’s of business administration degree through the University Partnership. Learn more.