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Academic Success Checklist

Career Building Checklist

  • Visit CAFNR Career Services to develop or update my resume. Schedule an appointment through MU Connect.
  • Activate my Hire Mizzou Tigers student profile through Handshake (NOTE: you must answer the demographic questions and upload a resume to complete activation).
  • Download the MU Career Fair app on your phone.
  • Research companies before attending career fairs. By accessing the career fair information in Handshake, you’ll be able to see the organizations attending the career fair.
  • Complete self-assessment tools such as True Colors, CliftonStrengths, etc.
  • Create or revise my LinkedIn account.
  • Explore volunteer and community service opportunities.
  • Schedule a mock interview with CAFNR Career Services Office via MU Connect.
  • Practice my interview skills on Big Interview.