Be Pro-active, Gain Career Experience by Volunteering with Community Non-profit Organizations!

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Students who are searching for summer internship/co-op opportunities this year are feeling somewhat ambivalent due to the pandemic’s negative impact on the labor market.  Students are aware that summer experiential learning opportunities will probably be limited, so they are …

By Robin Shefts
Robin Shefts Assistant Director (Hartford Campus) Robin Shefts
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Assessing Religious Inclusion in the Workplace

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As you continue to navigate your job search, you may be curious about how best to integrate your faith with your future workplace. While it is illegal for an interviewer to ask about religious affiliation and beliefs in an interview …

By Victoria
Victoria Victoria
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3 Ways to Turn Your Advocacy into a Career

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What comes to mind when you hear the word advocacy? Do you think of attending protests? Posting on social media? Maybe donating to organizations or calling your representatives? 

All of these are very important aspects of …

By Sean Roach
Sean Roach Career Intern Sean Roach
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List of References vs Letter of Reference: What’s the difference?

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A list of references or a letter of reference (also called a letter of recommendation) is often a necessary component of your job search or your application to an academic program. While one is a list of the contact information …

By Caitlin Cincotta
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Navigating the Workplace with Zippia’s LGBTQ+ Workplace Resource Guide

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While the rights of the LGBTQ+ community have been expanded and workplace inclusion is becoming more prevalent, succeeding in the workplace as an LGBTQ+ employee can still be challenging and stressful. There are many resources out there for LGBTQ+ individuals …

By Victoria
Victoria Victoria
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