Research is the key to a successful job search. When making career decisions, remember that your choices must fit into the realities of the local market for talent.
Understanding the market will help you target your efforts in directions that will be most successful. Explore labor market trends so that you can take advantage of emerging possibilities.
Labor Market Trends: Understand the local labor market and find resources for understanding national trends.
Company Research: Research will help you decide which companies you are interested in and help you prepare for a possible interview.
Informational Interviewing: Learn how to use the informational interview for your career transition.
Volunteering & Internships: Many jobseekers are focused only on "real" job opportunities. They tend to overlook opportunities, which are often disguised, to build their skills or their audiences.