5 Must Read Articles for your Students this Fall

Summer is coming to an end, which means students will be back to school before we know it. With fall recruitment right around the corner, it’s the perfect time for students to start thinking about their careers. Plus, we’re already seeing fall internships filling up quickly, so it’s never too soon to start preparing students to put their best foot forward.

Be sure your students don’t miss out on these 50+ tips directly from top employers, as just one mistake could be the make or break between landing an interview or ending up in the decline pile!

    7 Costly Email Mistakes You Don’t Realize You’re Making – Employers across the country are telling us that poor student email etiquette is turning them off in a big way. Make sure your students don’t fall victim to bad email habits by recommending these 7 easy fixes that can be implemented immediately.

    37 Resume Tweaks You Can Make in 5 Minutes or Less – Now’s the time for students to update their resumes to reflect all of the awesome job, internship and volunteer experiences they had this summer. To ensure resumes are employer-ready, we’ve put together this list of cannot-miss advice directly from our campus recruitment partners.

    4 Reasons Why You Aren’t Even Landing a Job Interview (and How to Get One Every Time) – One of the most common questions we get from students is, “I’ve sent out dozens of applications, why doesn’t anyone want to interview to me? What am I doing wrong?” With these 4 tips, you can ensure your students land an interview for every job they apply to!

    5 Common Networking Mistakes That Are Stalling Your Career Options (and What to Do Instead) – We all know that building a strong professional network is absolutely crucial to your career, but students are often using cringe-worthy networking tactics that actually negatively affect their job prospects. Be sure your students follow these 5 tips to become networking pros.

    5 Professionals Reveal the Most Avoidable Job Interview Mistake They Made – Like any important skill, interviewing takes hard work and practice to master. Help give your students an edge by arming them with the knowledge they need to avoid these common interview mistakes.

After those resumes are ready, networking skills are perfected and mock interviews are nailed, your students will be read to apply for the thousands of internships and entry-level jobs available on WayUp.

Like what you read? Be sure to share these must-know tips with your students to ensure they’re prepared for fall recruitment. We’ve created an email template to make sharing even easier!

Subject: Can’t Miss Career Tips from Hiring Experts

Hi [First Name],

We are excited to have you back on campus, and thrilled to announce that hundreds of employers are already recruiting [School] students for entry-level jobs and internships.

To ensure you put your best foot forward this fall, we’ve worked with WayUp to compile these can’t-miss career tips directly from top employers. Be sure to check out these essential tips in the below articles today!

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out. Best of luck with your career search, and we look forward to helping you find great job and internship opportunities!

Best,
[Your Name]

Liane Hajduch, Head of University Partnerships

Liane has over 5 years of campus recruitment management experience - she hired, trained, mentored and developed hundreds of top candidates in both technology (Venmo/PayPal) and financial services (RBC Capital Markets, Moelis & Company). At WayUp, she partners with career services professionals across the nation to work together to help students find meaningful jobs and internships.