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Assessment Tool Test Sept 2023 Real one
How confident do you feel about your job search process?
Not confident at all.
Where do you feel you are facing the most challenges in your internship / job search?
Identifying a career field I’m interested in.
Getting responses back to applications I submit. Little to no requests for interviews from my applications.
Building my professional network.
I land interviews but haven’t moved on to receive an offer.
What work experience do you have?
I have no professional work experience.
I have some part-time experience, but no professional experience in my career field of interest.
I have held a full-time position for more than >1 year in my career field of interest (but less than 3 years).
I have held a full-time position for more than >3 years in my career field of interest.
How confident are you in identifying your most marketable skills?
Not very confident.
I’m not sure what marketable skills are.
What kinds of skills have you included on your resume?
Technical skills, interpersonal skills and personal qualities.
Technical skills, interpersonal skills and personal qualities related to the job I’m applying for.
I’m not sure how to distinguish different skills, I just include all my skills.
How often do you network?
I do not network.
Very rarely- I attend the odd event or show up to a career fair.
Sometimes (about once a month) - I try to attend networking events on campus and do my own networking.
Regularly (weekly) - I attend networking events, follow up with contacts and am actively building my network.
Who do you network with?
I’m not networking.
Mostly friends & family.
I try to connect with recruiters and hiring managers.
I try to connect with professionals in my career field of choice.
What best describes your current LinkedIn profile?
I do not have a LinkedIn profile.
I have a minimal profile that includes my name, degree, picture, and education information.
I have a general profile where I’ve filled in all the relevant sections.
I have a complete profile that I’ve written that is tailored for a specific job/industry.
In your opinion, what is the most effective way to spend your time during a job search?
Speaking to recruiters.
Submitting resumes to online job postings.
Cold calling employers.
Do you have access to Beyond Graduate School?
I don't have access to Beyond Graduate School, my institution is not listed below.
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Case Western Reserve University
Florida International University
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Oklahoma State University
Oregon State University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
The American University of Rome
University of Kansas
University of New Hampshire
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
University of Pennsylvania
University of South Dakota
University of Texas - Dallas
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Virginia Commonwealth University
William and Mary
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
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