A friend of mine related to me that her daughter had a weekend with fellow classmates and the girls were told to prepare a hasgacha pratis story.
This morning I read an incredible story about a young man who demonstrated perseverance who "chanced" upon a man who ultimately offered him a job.
An unemployed teenager who embarked on a 10-mile walk through the snow for a job
interview saw his dedication pay off after another restaurant owner, impressed
with his work ethic, offered him a job at his business.
Continue reading: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/9895948/Jobless-Indiana-teenager-rewarded-for-long-walk-in-the-snow.html
If you don't happen to meet your future employer on the street, in addition to your effort, it would probably be wise to daven, as well.
Rabbi Paysach Krohn offers advice on how to pray in the video below.