7 Tips for Business Majors

Your professional career might seem miles away when you start college as a first-year student, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be thinking about your career plans. Don’t worry; you don’t have to have it all figured out right away, but you can start building skills and gaining connections. Here are seven career preparation tips for business majors (and all majors!) to keep in mind as you begin college. 

#1. Build your network

This is the most important step. You’ll probably rely on a career services center to find your first job,  but every job you find for the rest of your life will involve your network somehow. Building your network starts during your first week of orientation and it never ends. Reach out to other students, faculty and professionals and be curious! Ask questions. Offer to help. Networking is a two way street. The College of Business hosts multiple networking events throughout the semester. Go to them! Additionally, use…

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