Tip #1 from LinkedIn’s Student Job Hunting Handbook

linkedin1How College Grads Can move into Professional Life with Purpose

  • Overcome Pressure

Don’t let pressure stop you. Work hard, learn and develop lasting relationship. Soon enough, the pressure will pass

  • Be Proactive

Turn your boredom into opportunity by getting proactive. Get creative and seek solutions. Young professionals who solve problems move up faster

  • Set Simple Goals 

Gain control by setting simple goals. Make a list of skills you want to learn and get senior professionals around you to weigh in. Keep a checklist and hold yourself accountable.


Taken from Section 1 of LinkedIn’s Student Job Hunting Handbook: A practical guide for kick-starting your career. 

By Cassandra Layman
Cassandra Layman