Feel Empowered to Make Difficult Career Decisions!

Feel Empowered to Make Difficult Career Decisions!

Are you feeling the anxiety of changing of majors, or even changing your career direction? Are you struggling with the pressure of selecting the right graduate program or internship? These are just a …

By Andrew Gupton
Andrew Gupton Career Advisor Andrew Gupton
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8 Tips for a Successful Interview!

8 Tips for a Successful Interview!

Interviewing is tough. It’s not easy to talk about yourself or your accomplishments. The truth is, practice and preparation will help you improve your interviewing skills, but it may never truly feel natural. The …

By Andrew Gupton
Andrew Gupton Career Advisor Andrew Gupton
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What You Need to Know About Each Career Milestone!

Milestone 1: Map Your Path

Mapping one’s path requires a great deal of self-reflection and exploration. You want to identify your “point A” and potential “point B’s” through skills identification and telling your story. Ultimately this means building your experience …

By Andrew Gupton
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WHY ATTEND A CAREER FAIR

WHY ATTEND A CAREER FAIR???

Career Fairs can be a helpful strategy for looking for internships or jobs. Here’s why you want to consider attending:

** Good way to learn about companies—Think of the career fair as a great way …

By Patricia Hickman
Patricia Hickman Director, Graduate Career & Professional Development Patricia Hickman
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What does work-life balance look like? It’s different for everyone!

INTERVIEWING IS HARD

As an applicant, you come prepared with the stories and examples you’ll share to prove you’re the best person for the job. But, as you may’ve experienced, interviews don’t always go as planned. I’m referring to the …

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Why is networking beneficial to undergrads?

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What comes to mind when you hear the term networking?

The idea of “networking” conjures up a lot of feelings for students – anticipation, hesitation, reluctance – and it’s easy to understand why. We often define networking as a structured, professional, and …

By Kimberly English
Kimberly English Career Advisor Kimberly English
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12 Tips to Crush the Career Fair

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Are you…

Exploring career options in your major? Seeking an internship for the summer? Researching your options for after graduation? An alum looking for a career change?

If so, the career fair might be an excellent event to attend. Whether you’re …

By Kimberly English
Kimberly English Career Advisor Kimberly English
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Salary Negotiation for Graduate Students

Many times, in interviews you will get asked the question, “So, what are your salary expectations?”. You do not want to be caught unprepared for that question. The question is designed really just to give the employer an idea of …

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2019 Summer Internship Award Program

2019 Summer Internship Award Program

The Summer Internship Award Program through the Career & Professional Development Center is now live and ready for applicants. The Summer Internship Award Program is designed to increase the ability for students to participate in internship opportunities that are unpaid. …

By Stacey Stevens
Stacey Stevens Associate Director Stacey Stevens
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Networking Strategies for Graduate Students

Networking as a graduate student can seem intimidating, there is often a lot of pressure to find the right job. Much like networking after undergrad there are lots of things you can do to get your name out there and …

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