Job Seekers

Start a Tech Career in Social Impact: A Comprehensive Guide to Fellowships and Internships
It can be very hard to find your first tech job, so looking for an internship or fellowship can be a great way to start building the skills you need and the support network to succeed in building a social impact career in tech. We’ve collected some great programs to ...
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Turning Tech Skills into Social Change: A Guide to Finding Tech Volunteer Opportunities at Nonprofits
If you're interested in volunteering your tech skills and time, we’ve compiled a list of resources to find volunteer opportunities at nonprofits and impact-driven open source projects.
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How to Work With Recruiters to Find a Job
Sometimes recruiters reach out with vague information, inappropriately matched jobs, or just don’t respond. Is it possible to find a job through a recruiter? Yes! But it’s important to understand how third-party recruiters work for the best results.
How to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile for Recruiters
Whether you are actively job searching or simply want to stay open to new career options, there are a few ways you can optimize your LinkedIn profile to make it easier for recruiters to find you.
How Long Does It Take to Find a Job?
Looking for a new job is frustrating, lonely, and a lot of work. If you’re between jobs, you may be under a lot of pressure to find something quickly. How long does a job search take, exactly?
How to Use an Alumni Network to Find a Job
If you’re job searching, you may be wondering how you can find the right people in your alumni network to talk to about job opportunities. Follow these easy steps to get started!
How to Connect with Someone You Don’t Know on LinkedIn
Have you ever sat looking at the LinkedIn profile page of someone you didn’t know on LinkedIn, and wondered if you should connect with them? Here's an easy way to reach out.
5 Networking Questions New Grads Should Ask
How can new grads learn about career options and job titles they don't know exist? Ask the right questions while networking to uncover great opportunities!
What Do You Want to Do Everyday at Work?
For people who aren’t on a highly specialized career track, finding a new job can feel completely directionless. How do you plan for your next job when your skills are general? Use this graph to quickly identify the type of job that is best for you!
How to Set Your Career Goals
“What do you want to be when you grow up?” Remember that question? Career goals can be hard and stressful for many people. What if you don't know where you'll be in 5-10 years? There are three main types of career goals that you can choose from.