Top 10 Places Employers Find New Hires:
2. Co-op experience
3. On campus interviews
4. Employee referrals
5. Career/job fairs
6. Faculty contacts
7. Job postings on company website
8. Career Center job postings
9. Student organizations/clubs
10. Internet job postings
Source: National Association of Colleges and Employers
Check out other resources to assist with your job search:
UBjobnet- Our UPDATED job listing site just for UB students and graduates. This site is the best place to search for on-campus employment, internships, part-time and full-time jobs. Students and alumni register and let us know you are looking! This is also how you register for our resume referral and campus recruiting programs.
Career Fairs- University of Bridgeport Career Services Center holds a Job and Internship Fair on campus every year. This is a great opportunity to meet with employers face-to-face to illustrate your skills as a future employee.
Check out these useful job listing sites available on our website:
*Job search sources by major: Coming soon!
Uniworld- This is a great option for International Students, or any student wanting to work for an international company!
Professional Organizations- Take advantage of professional groups as you begin your career. Professional organizations are broken out by industry name. Industries beginning with A-L go here (Coming soon!), and industries M-Z here (Coming Soon!).
LinkedIn- A social networking site to connect with classmates, co-workers, and other people you may know to build your network. Join groups related to your profession, or view the job board to help find a job.
Networking- Find out more about the opportunity to build and cultivate business friendships and contacts in academic, social, civic, and professional settings. Don’t forget to add your accounts in My Connections on UBjobnet to maximize your job search and see how you are connected to people in each position listed online.
Remember: Job searching is a process that takes time and hard work!
Please contact us with any questions or to schedule a job search appointment.