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Three Steps to Keep Your Career Momentum Moving While Social Distancing

For many of us, the adjustment to a “new normal” amidst the COVID-19 pandemic has been one heck of a bumpy ride. Whether you have had to change your study habits, get used to sharing a full-time workspace with family …

By Kristen Soprano
Kristen Soprano Career Consultant Kristen Soprano
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Fraudulent Employers – Tips for Students

The UConn Center for Career Development makes every effort to screen employers and job postings on Handshake. However, the Career Center acts only as an intermediary between employers posting job opportunities and candidates searching for job opportunities.

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By Robert Volle
Robert Volle Program Director - Regional Campuses & CPR Robert Volle
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Utilizing Big Interview to Prepare for Summer Opportunities

As you wrap up your Spring semester, you might start thinking about applying for summer opportunities to help you develop your professional skills. Whether you’re a new graduate applying for a job, or still in school and applying for an …

By Victoria
Victoria Victoria
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Staying Productive and Positive while Social Distancing

During these uncertain times, you do not have to hit pause on your job or internship search. Staying proactive and positive can go a long way to reducing stress and can set you up to be ahead of the game …

By Eran Peterson
Eran Peterson Assistant Director, Career Coaching and Counseling Eran Peterson
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Virtual or phone appointments- even easier than finding Wilbur Cross!

If you’ve made it this far and found our website, I’ve got great news! Meeting with a Career Consultant is just a couple of clicks away. If you are finding yourself wondering about the current state of the job or …

By Eran Peterson
Eran Peterson Assistant Director, Career Coaching and Counseling Eran Peterson
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UConn Center for Career Development Holds First Virtual Career Fair

March 25, 2020 – Storrs, CT

The shift to an online learning environment, coupled with the cancellation of in-person events, has created many unknowns for students. With all this uncertainty, the UConn Center for Career Development found a way for …

By Evan McMunn
Evan McMunn Publicity and Marketing Administrator Evan McMunn
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How to Prepare for the UConn Virtual Career Fair

Today is the day! The first ever UConn Virtual Career Fair will be kicking off at 10 AM!

One final note, for those of you attempting to book consultations with employers today, please note that availability may not show. However, …

By Evan McMunn
Evan McMunn Publicity and Marketing Administrator Evan McMunn
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Using Handshake to Support Your Career Goals

Establishing a virtual presence online is more important right now than ever. Recruiters from top companies will be looking for talent online, as in-person opportunities such as Career Fairs and Networking Events, are not currently possible. It may be true …

By Lee Hameroff
Lee Hameroff Associate Director, Operations Lee Hameroff
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