Why Attend a Career Fair?

The 2015 Colorado Business School Career Fair

If you’re looking for a new position, you may have considered attending a career fair. You probably imagine a loud room filled with intimidating employers talking about companies you’re not familiar with. And worse, you’re standing in lines, competing with …

By Cindy Hyman
Cindy Hyman Director of Alumni Career & Professional Development
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Zoom In on GIS

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Attention University College students… This is a formal announcement regarding the Online Networking Session for GIS students called Zoom In on GIS.

Are you a distance learner or a busy graduate student with little to no time or access to …

By Andrew Gupton
Andrew Gupton Career Advisor Andrew Gupton
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What Should You Do if You Have a Verbal Job Offer but Not a Written One?

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After successfully applying for a job and going through the interview process, the hiring manager says the phrase you’ve been hoping to hear. “We want to offer you the job!” But what happens when several days have passed and you …

By WayUp Guide
WayUp Guide
The inside look into jump-starting your career
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Your First 90 Days on the Job- From Interview to Success

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You just beat out the competition for your new job so now it’s time to deliver! Here are some tips to help you succeed.

1. Listen—Observe—Learn
Take the time to understand your team, the culture, goals and overall vibe of …

By Mary Michael Hawkins
Mary Michael Hawkins Director, Career & Professional Development Mary Michael Hawkins
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To Write or Not to Write: Things to Know about Cover Letters

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So you’re getting out there on the job market. Good for you! You’re ready. You have a great deal of education behind you. You even managed to get authoritative references. You may lack job experience, but that’s something you’ll …

By Kelvin Fogarty
Kelvin Fogarty
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