I was looking for Tips to Get a Job After College to ease a way through the job hunting process. The first thing a graduate should do is to create a compelling resume that makes them stand out from other applicants. Your chances of being hired in the shortest time will increase if your resume describes you as a motivated and hardworking individual. Another tip was to concentrate on specific jobs and companies. My first job search was a disaster. I sent my resumes to a lot of companies without knowing much about their backgrounds, working conditions, salaries, and any other important information for each employee. This was a terrible mistake. I was far from happy in my first job. Research is the best way to search for your first position. Only then can you create a list of companies offering a competitive wage and a great working environment. With this, your chances of getting not only your first job, but also your dream position, are higher.