How can I make my résumé fit on one page?


You have probably been told that a résumé is typically a one-page document that highlights your educational background, experiences, accomplishments, skills, and interests. Upon receiving this advice, you may have found yourself thinking, “How am I supposed to fit all …

By Lisa Famularo
Lisa Famularo Graduate Assistant
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Top 5 Questions to Ask on a Job Interview


While you may have done all your research on the company, spoken with a recruiter in the past and sought opinions from UConn alums currently working at the company in similar roles, it’s still imperative that you ask questions during …

By Lisa McGuire
Lisa McGuire Assistant Director for Corporate Partner Relations
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Reasons to Take an Internship after Senior Year


If you’re a senior looking to join the job market this May, then you’re in one of two boats right now: you have a job post-graduation, or you don’t. Job-hunting is no walk in the park, and applying to full-time …

By Autumn Magro
Autumn Magro
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Your First Job: Making the Right Choice

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GRADUATION is imminent. The time is at hand: it’s time to conclude the process of accepting your first career-oriented job! You may be brimming with questions. What should you look for? What are important decision-making factors and what aren’t? And …

By Paul Gagnon
Paul Gagnon Career Consultant, College of Agriculture, Health, and Natural Resources
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USAJobs Updates


If you are searching for a federal job you should know about some helpful new updates on USAJOBS. These major updates help provide a faster, easier, and more relevant job search for users. Some of the new features are improved …

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Accepting Rejection With Class

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You probably know someone (or are someone) who dreads rejection. I actually know someone who applied to 30 colleges and then refused to check the mail and instructed their parents and sister to only hand them packets from schools and …

By Allan Givens
Allan Givens Content Relationship Coordinator
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