Tompkins Cortland Community College

Student Life

Job Search Strategies

Appointments with counselors:

You are welcome to make an appointment with a counselor to get started planning your job search. Stop by room 216 or call 844-8222 x 4261.

Counselors can help you

  • Work on your resume
  • Decide what employers you may want to contact
  • Plan how and when to contact employers and how to gather information that will make your contacts more effective.
  • Practice interviewing skills

CCIC resources

The CCIC has Books and pamphlets on resumes, interviewing, and job search strategies, as well as employer folders for gathering information

Stop by and browse!

Additional sites

  • Job Star Central – Wall Street Journal job search guide
  • – job search service for college students and recent grads.
  • About Jobs – This site links to four different job search sites.
  • Hot Jobs – Operated by Yahoo, this site allows you to search job openings in 30 categories. There are also career tips on topics like resume writing and interviewing.
  • – Jobs are searchable in over 75 categories, or post your resume for employers to find you.