Follow us on the path to finding your first job out of college
If you’re feeling the struggle of post-grad life, our five-part video series “Graduated—and Unemployed” is full of laughs and job search advice to help you land an awesome job.
Congrats, graduates. You made it. All of those cheap boxes of wine, midday meltdowns, 20-cent noodles, and late night cram sessions are behind you. You’re on your way. But….you’re not quite there yet. Because if you’re like 74.3% of this year’s graduates polled by Monster, you still don’t have a job.
Monster’s five-part video series, Graduated—and Unemployed, is here to help—and hopefully provide a few laughs for those all-too-real moments everyone encounters on the journey to a full-time job and a 401(k).
Join Jessica as she guides you through the post-college job hunt, and then click through the links below for more job search advice.
Episode One: Binge Watching, Hangovers, and Job Applications
How to write your resume (and cover letter):
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How to find a job:
Episode Two: Long Islands, Cute Bartenders, and Networking Events
How to network:
Episode Three: Internet Stalking, Crop Tops, and Interview Prep
How to prepare for an interview:
Gather company intel
Have an interview coming up? See what current and former employees have to say about the company by reading reviews on kununu. Oh, and be sure to check out the company's ratings to see how they score in terms of culture, work-life balance, equality, compensation, career development, and other top factors you should consider in your job search.
Episode Four: White Lies, Awkward Hugs, and Interview Questions
Interview do's and don'ts:
Episode Five: Breath Mints, Ping Pong Tables, and Job Offers
Job offer advice:
Super-charge your post-grad job search
We get it: Finding your first job out of college is hard...and not that much fun. But hopefully binge-watching our five-episode video series satisfied your absolute need to procrastinate everything, and now you're ready to get down to business and find a job. A great, easy first step is to join Monster for free today. As a member, job alerts and expert advice will be emailed to you weekly—plus, you can upload your resume, so recruiters can find you as soon as jobs get posted.