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How to Turn a Temp Job into a Full-Time Position

by Kristina Rudic, Vault.com

Sometimes the best way to get the job you want is to simply get your foot in the door—and a temp job can be just that. It’s a great opportunity to learn about a company, what …

By Eran Peterson
Eran Peterson Associate Director, Student Engagement
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Ten years later, I still do it. Every day.

Where were you in 2007?

For most college students, the answer is elementary school…perhaps even middle school.  Is anything the same since then?

Maybe you were listening to music you’d first heard on TV; after all Hanna Montana, High School …

By John Bau
John Bau Career Consultant, School of Engineering
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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 Associate Director, 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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When is the best time to find a job or internship?

Some students already have their first job after graduation secured, with the offer being made and accepted last fall. This might be a result of a “conversion,” a summer internship that resulted in a job offer at the end of …

By Lisa McGuire
Lisa McGuire Associate Director, Corporate Partner Relations
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