Supervisor Spotlight

“Take the time to help them develop job goals. If the student does not see the value in the job, it may not be as an impactful opportunity as you hope it would be.” – April Osborne

By Stacey Stevens
Stacey Stevens Director of Student Employment
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Professional Mentoring Series: Industry Exploratory Mentoring Group (IEMG)

Roo Hiremath (She, hers) – Housing & Residential Education

Michael Johnson (He, Him) – Career & Professional Development

The Industry Exploratory Mentoring Group (IEMG) is a continuation of the Industry Insights Group pilot program that gave students the opportunity to connect with …

By Shannon Desmond
Shannon Desmond Senior Client Support Lead
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Korbel MA: 4 Things You Need to Know Before Your Summer Internship Ends

As summer internships start to come to a close, we wanted to share this great article from Fast Company with some things to think about as your internship may be coming to an end. We look forward to hearing about …

By Korbel Careers
Korbel Careers
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How to Make the Most out of Work Conferences

When preparing for a work conference it’s important to remember you have a limited amount of time to make an impression. With that in mind, the following tips will help you deal with whatever you might encounter at a conference.

By Sarah Kuhn - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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5 Tips for a Career Change | How to Stay Realistic and Positive

Illustration by Marian Blair

Trying to transition to the social-impact sector, or maybe you’re just looking for a career change in general? First of all, congratulations. The choice to do something meaningful to you is a brave one. If it’s …

By Rosie Chevalier - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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The Ultimate Cover Letter Checklist (re-shared from Fast Company)

Some great things to think about how to make your cover letter stand out – helping you land that interview.

“When you write a cover letter, the goal is to connect and find a common link,” résumé writer and expert …

By Korbel Careers
Korbel Careers
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Have You Heard of Micro-Internships? Learn More & Find One Now!

Micro-Internships are short-term, professional assignments that help you build skills, explore career options, and prove yourself to prospective employers. Unlike a traditional internship, these paid opportunities typically range from 5 to 40 hours of work, and many can be completed …

By Mary Michael Hawkins
Mary Michael Hawkins Director, Undergraduate Career & Professional Development
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Learn about Burton Snowboards & their Internship Program!

Burton Snowboards hosted a virtual information session for DU students on Thursday 5/26 from 11AM-12PM MST to share more information about their first-ever internship program with internship opportunities available beginning this summer! Internships are remote with the opportunity to fly …

By Paige Luna
Paige Luna Assistant Director, Employer Connections
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Korbel MA Students: 40 People to Follow on LinkedIn

Originally posted on LinkedIn by Nick Martin, CEO at TechChange.

Here are 40 PEOPLE TO FOLLOW who post regular job updates and career resources on LinkedIn.1. Craig Zelizer: social impact jobs + career coaching2. Mandy Van Deven: feminist/rights-based philanthropy …

By Korbel Careers
Korbel Careers
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Credited Job/Internship Search Class – Online this Summer!

We’re again offering our popular job & internship search two-credit course online for Summer 2022. Designed from the ground up as an asynchronous (no required meeting times) online class for summer quarters, “The Job & Internship Search” (LDRS 2911) will …

By Kyle Inselman
Kyle Inselman Assistant Director
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