Connecting with Potential Employers

Nonprofit/Internship Fair, 2013. Photo by Frank WojciechowskiMaking connections with potential employers before you start looking for internships and jobs can help you get your foot in the door. It is also a great way to explore the types of industries and professions that match your skills and interests.

Start Networking

When it comes to developing a roster of professional contacts, the sooner you get started, the better. You can start to network with potential employers as early as freshman year. Your first step might be to explore alumni within a target organization using the TigerNet Directory or LinkedIn. Then, further develop your network: