Going Abroad? Make It an Experience that Will Entice Potential Employers

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Your tickets are bought and you’re ready for the study abroad experience of a lifetime! While you’re in it for the adventure and education, this once in a lifetime opportunity will also look great on your resume and can be …

By Marisa Tatiwong
Marisa Tatiwong Corporate Partner Relations Coordinator Marisa Tatiwong
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3 Ways to Stand Out (For the Right Reasons) During the Job Application Process

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It can be disheartening to fill out multiple application forms or send out hundreds of CVs – only to be met with silence… The job hunt is so competitive that most recruiters will not get back in touch or even …

By Amanda Rose
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Things Parents Do That Destroy Their Children’s Careers

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There’s no more fulfilling full-time job or the more enjoyable responsibility than raising your child and watching them become the best person they can be. Obviously, your role as a parent is essential in helping your kid grow up to …

By Tracey Clayton
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What I Wish I Knew – My biggest regrets from undergrad

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I wish I had studied abroad – At the time I thought I would be missing out on my college friends and social life, and wasn’t ready to be so independent. It wasn’t until my senior year that I …

By Emily Merritt
Emily Merritt Career Consultant, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Emily Merritt
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Ask About It: I don’t have anything to wear to an interview

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By Amanda Bradley
Amanda Bradley Marketing and Communications Manager Amanda Bradley
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Why you probably won’t land your dream job. Today.

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Everybody wants to land their “dream job.” Who wouldn’t? Some have even publically stated that they’ve finally found their dream job only to find later that perhaps it was more of a nightmare.

First of all, define your dream job …

By Lisa McGuire
Lisa McGuire Assistant Director for Corporate Partner Relations Lisa McGuire
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What’s the Difference Between an Offer Letter and a Contract?

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Understanding the difference between an offer letter and a contract is one of the key ways to set yourself up for success in your career. Since the terms are closely linked, many recent grads tend to think of them interchangeably …

By WayUp Guide
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The inside look into jump-starting your career
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The Real Reasons You Didn’t Get a Call Back

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Applying to a job (or internship or co-op) can feel like sending your application into a black hole, to hear back months later, if at all. What’s worse is not hearing back after an interview that you thought went well. …

By Kelsey Keefe
Kelsey Keefe Career Consultant Kelsey Keefe
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Jobs you’ve never heard of that might be for you

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Doctor, lawyer, teacher, engineer, salesperson…the list goes on. These are jobs we’ve all heard of, and may or may not have the skills or desire to be. But have you heard of food stylist, chief listening officer, futurist …

By Lisa McGuire
Lisa McGuire Assistant Director for Corporate Partner Relations Lisa McGuire
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Ask About It: Changing Major

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By Amanda Bradley
Amanda Bradley Marketing and Communications Manager Amanda Bradley
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