Job Search and Networking

Job searching is a process. Check out the following resources below to help you move forward in your job search journey. Are you…

Job Search Tips

Alternative Ways to Get Experience

Did you know that 80-85% of jobs are not advertised?                                    Learn more by checking out our networking resources below or ask us in person during our drop-in hours.

Summer Employment

There are many options when exploring summer employment. In addition to exploring postings on mySuccess and attending job fairs, you may be eligible to participate in various summer employment programs, including:

Build your Connections

Networking

Information Interviews

Career Fairs, Networking Nights, and Other Career Services Events

  • Prepare for the Fair! Get tips for before, during, and after the fair with Career Fair Preparation
  • Make a great first impression by creating your own professional Networking Cards to use when connecting with employers at events!
  • Want to stay up-to-date on upcoming events? Check out our Events page or view our Calendar on mySuccess!

Using Social Media in your Job Search

Information for International Students

Working in Government

Additional Job Search & Networking Resources

  • LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network which helps you stay connected with your peers and colleagues, stay informed on opportunities at your favourite companies, as well as follow industry and career trends.
  • 10 Minutes With provides you with both job postings and video recordings of professionals speaking about their career experiences (sign up with your Carleton University email account to access a wider range of content for free).
  • Ten Thousand Coffees provides you with the opportunity to browse your community by industry, organization and location and connect with individuals or groups for insights and advice over a cup of coffee.

Drop-in to Career Services in 401 Tory!

  • If you have any questions, visit us Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or contact us at career@carleton.ca or (613) 520-6611