Online Resources

Five Elements You Probably Didn’t Know About LinkedIn

Since its debut in 2003, LinkedIn has continuously enhanced its image to become a popular career management resource. Having a professional account will not only provide a user with tremendous networking opportunities, but it will also boost that user’s “hirability.” …

By Ellen Morelli
Ellen Morelli Career Intern
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How to use the UConn Husky finder tool on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a valuable career management tool with which most UConn students are just starting to become familiar. While LinkedIn is best known – and increasingly gaining recognition – as a social media site where professionals can post their digital résumé, …

By Paul Gagnon
Paul Gagnon Career Consultant, College of Agriculture, Health, and Natural Resources Paul Gagnon
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Tweet Your Way to an Internship or Career

We live in the age of technology and social media – everyone has access to the latest news, the newest status updates of their favorite celebrities and friends, and the hottest trends and fads across the world. Many people don’t consider …

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A Resource for Creative Minds

What better time to share a great online resource for students who have interests in creative industries. Whether your passion is fashion, writing, theater production, web or graphic design, and beyond, FindSpark has internships, part-time, and full-time positions posted by …

By Jennifer Grunwald
Jennifer Grunwald Career Consultant, School of Fine Arts Profile Picture
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Navigating HuskyCareerLink Like A Pro

By now, you’ve gone to the Career Fair, made some great connections at the School of Business Career Conversations, had your resume critiqued at the Center for Career Development, and maybe attended an employer information session or two. What do …

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How to Use HuskyCareerLink After the Career Fair

Many of you who attended the Career Fair may be wondering where can I go from here? The answer is HuskyCareerLink! HuskyCareerLink is a job posting site where employers are looking specifically for UConn students. You can login in using …

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Researching Employers for a Career Fair

The Center for Career Development’s Career Fairs are a great opportunity to network with employers and explore potential internship and job opportunities. It’s important to remember that just showing up at a Career Fair with your résumé is not enough …

By Emily Merritt
Emily Merritt Career Consultant, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Emily Merritt
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Technology and Your Job Search Right Now

The start of a semester is always a busy and exciting time. One day it seems like there are but a handful of students walking the grounds, and then the next day, the equivalent of an entire town is up …

By Michael Petro
Michael Petro Assistant Director, Internal Relations Michael Petro
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