Job Search System
Governors State University’s Office of Career Services has partnered with Jobs 4 Grads Now to offer students free access to an interactive 10 step system that takes the guesswork out of finding a job. The system includes workshops on virtually every aspect of the job search process. From identifying your ideal job to writing a stellar resume to developing exceptional interviewing skills, these 10 steps are designed to guide you through a structured process of acquiring the knowledge and skills needed to be successful in your own job search.
Jobs 4 Grads Now uses a fun, interactive format where you can design your own virtual office space, which becomes the hub for coordinating a successful job search campaign. If you wish, you can enable a game function and receive points for completing stages and even purchase items for your virtual office.
10 Step Topics Are:
1. Assessing Who You Are
2. Resumes and Cover Letters
3. Motivating Yourself for the Job Search
4. Making Effective Use of the Telephone
5. Traditional Networking
6. Social Networking
7. Prepping for the Interview
8. Game On! The Interview
9. Following Up and Beyond
10. The Job Offer
This 10 step system is produced by one of the top career coaching firms in the country and are guaranteed to better prepare you for that all-important job hunt. If you have questions about your job search or would like to meet with a career counselor, please contact Governors State University’s Career Services Office at:
Governors State University
1 University Parkway
University Park, IL 60484
How to Register or Log In
To register and create an account, first obtain your Governors State University passcode from the Governors State University Career Services Office.
Once you have your Passcode, click “Register” at the top of the page. When you are on the sign up page, place your Passcode in the box marked “Coupon”. After registering, you will login on the sign in page to enter the website.
If you already have an account, simply log in at the top of the page to begin.
If you have any problems, contact Governors State University’s Office of Career Services.