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Spartan Links

Spartan Links is a group on LinkedIn that connects MSU students to alumni working in their areas of interest. Alumni who join are looking to share insight, advice, and expertise with students and recent graduates. Student, alumni, and employer members within this main group will be able to discuss general career topics such as resume writing, interviewing, job search strategies, workplace trends, and employment/recruiting trends. You can stay connected with members of the Spartan Links group on LinkedIn.

Members will also have the opportunity to join a subgroup(s) related to their chosen career function where they can participate in group discussions, read posted articles, and discuss opportunities related to their career field. Subgroups include:

  • Communications, Media & Public Relations
  • Nonprofit & Social Services
  • Sports
  • Business Owners, Entrepreneurs & Start-Ups
  • Food, Agricultural & Life Sciences
  • International &-Cross Cultural
  • Environment, Natural Resources, Energy & Green Industries
  • Public Policy
  • Film & Entertainment
  • Information Technology, Gaming & Computing

The group also hosts a series of events called Career Exposure Series that give students a chance to connect with alumni who want to share their experiences, insight and advice with you.

LinkedIn Students App
In addition to Spartan Links another recommended resource from LinkedIn is their new LinkedIn Students app. This app will give students more refined job search experience that is catered to your interests and experience. If you would like to try it out follow the link above and download it for free.