Look for opportunities to gain experience in a career and industry that interests you. Some great starting points:
- Join a student club. Get involved in campus organizations that will help you develop related skills.
- Participate in campus activities. Take part in activities that complement your areas of interest. This can include: volunteer work/community opportunities, leadership positions, or research experiences.
- Apply for an internship. Internships are one of the best ways to gain experience, network, develop professionally and explore career choices.
- Set goals. The SMART goals framework can help you develop goals that are Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, and Timely.