Substantial Growth in Student Career Engagement

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As part of the University of Denver strategic plan, IMPACT 2025, our Career & Professional Development team on campus is actively working to grow student engagement with career development so that students have the tools needed to be ready for …

By Heidi Perman
Heidi Perman Executive Director, Career & Professional Development Heidi Perman
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Making Connections for Jobs & Internships: Summer Tips

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Summer is a great time to reach out and get to know people that can offer advice on your career! The key to being effective is to expand your thinking and consider making connections as something that you do on …

By Patricia Hickman
Patricia Hickman Director, Graduate Career & Professional Development Patricia Hickman
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5 Tips to Beat the Heat and Still Dress Professionally

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Professional attire may seem at odds with hot weather. In fact, the ubiquity of business suits is one of the reasons offices pump the A/C high in the summer, to such an extent that in Japan the government has …

By Kyle Inselman
Kyle Inselman Career Advisor Kyle Inselman
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Easy Mistakes to Avoid in Your Next Interview

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There are a number of different keys to success when it comes to interviewing, and one is to avoid easy mistakes. I should know, because as a former job seeker, I’ve made them all! Certainly, if you have spent time …

By Andrew Gupton
Andrew Gupton Career Advisor Andrew Gupton
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4 Questions to Determine If a Job Description Fits You

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Now that you have decided on a career path and you’re ready to start searching for an internship or full-time job, creating an effective search strategy is critical to your success in finding a job that’s a good fit for …

By Beth Wade
Beth Wade Assistant Director, Career & Professional Development Beth Wade
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7 Practical Steps to Follow in Your Job Search

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“If you don’t know where you’re going, you’ll end up someplace else.” – Yogi Berra, Major League Baseball Player, Coach, and Hall of Fame Legend, New York Yankees

Like the old analogy of “eating an elephant”, oftentimes getting started on …

By Beth Wade
Beth Wade Assistant Director, Career & Professional Development Beth Wade
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Geography Alumni from 1973-2016 Share Key Career Insights

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On May 11, Alumni Engagement, Career & Professional Development, and the Department of Geography & the Environment came together to host a Dine & Dialogue on Careers in Geography. Five alumni from across Environmental Science and Geography – from brand-new …

By Kimberly English
Kimberly English Career Advisor Kimberly English
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Tips for Success on the Job!

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Do you have an internship, job, or another exciting opportunity lined up for the summer?

Great!

If you are wondering how to make the most of the experience, and set yourself up for success in the first 30, 60, or …

By Kimberly English
Kimberly English Career Advisor Kimberly English
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Leverage the DU Network to Get Your Foot Into the Door for Policy, Law, & Government

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Like any other industry, networking matters, and with the vast number of University of Denver alumni who have found career success in Government, Policy & Law, building those strategic connections can make all the difference.

Whether you’re considering a career …

By Andrew Gupton
Andrew Gupton Career Advisor Andrew Gupton
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Easy Ways to Add Engaging and Innovative Content into the Classroom

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As a faculty member, are you feeling like you are teaching the same way with the same content quarter after quarter?  Are you wanting to add engagement into the classroom in a no cost and convenient way?  DU has an …

By Jane Mall
Jane Mall Career & Professional development Jane Mall
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