Job Search Strategies

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6 Social Media Mistakes That May Hurt Your Chances of Getting Hired

Take time to reflect on what you have posted online to understand what mistakes you may have made with your social media accounts. Far too often candidates make mistakes on their profiles that end up hurting their chances of employment. …

By Jeff Stoltzfus
Jeff Stoltzfus Associate Director of Career Services Technology and Data Integration
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Top 20 job boards worldwide for college and university students who are searching for internships and other entry-level jobs

The transition from college to the professional world can be an overwhelming experience for many students. With a myriad of job boards and career resources available, it can be challenging to navigate through the job-seeking process. To help you in …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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8 Job Search Mistakes to Avoid (And What to Do Instead)

There are tons of good (and not-so-good) advice out there that can guide you through the job search, but none of them can guarantee you’ll get a new role. For every cover letter template and resume format guide you read, …

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5 Common Mistakes During Your First Full-Time Job Search

When you’re new to the job search, it’s all too easy to make mistakes. However, if you take some time to prepare carefully, you’ll increase your chances of success and will be able to land a job much quicker. So, …

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Job Searching 101: Where Do You Start?

Whether you’re a current student, an early career professional, or just someone looking for their next job opportunity, a question you might be asking yourself is, “Where do I start the job-hunting process?”.

With so many different avenues and ways …

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Career Resources

Video Interviewing

Best-in-Class Video Interviewing Tools available to you as a Smith student:

Quinncia – AI-powered resume feedback and INTERVIEW PRACTICE

Big Interview – 

Job Search Sites

Popular job search sites available to you as a Smith student:

1) HireSmith – your first stop!

2) Relish Careers – Job …

Unsure how to use LinkedIn in your job search? Want more value for your effort in networking? Learn more here!

VBIC – Virtual Business Information Center, is a collection of electronic and print business resources intended to provide research assistance …

Contact & Location


Robert H. Smith School of Business
2570 Van Munching Hall
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742-1815

Career Service Hours

Monday 8:30am - 5:30pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am - 5:30pm
Thursday 8:30am - 5:30pm
Friday 8:30am - 5:30pm