The Produce Marketing Association Foundation Career Pathways Program Taps UConn as a Talent Provider Institution


For the past few years the Produce Marketing Association (PMA) Foundation Career Pathways Program has worked closely with a few select universities from around the country to introduce high-achieving students to business leaders in the national produce industry. We are …

By Paul Gagnon
Paul Gagnon Career Consultant, College of Agriculture, Health, and Natural Resources Paul Gagnon
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Accessing the Hidden Job and Internship Market


Gone are the days when simply finding a job posting and applying will land you an interview. (If those days ever existed in the first place!) In today’s job market it’s all about who you know. And I don’t mean …

By Emily Merritt
Emily Merritt Career Consultant, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Emily Merritt
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Interviewing Tips for Aspiring PR Professionals


It’s time to take Comm 1000 and apply it – according to Forbes 60% of internship experiences turn into job offers. As an undergrad at UConn you have a great education, and are on your way to a world of …

By Scarlett O'Sullivan
Scarlett O'Sullivan Marketing Associate
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How to CRUSH that interview


Have your pre-interview questions prepared.
You were smart enough to print out the job posting when you applied to help you prepare for the interview but when you are called to schedule an interview you have an opportunity to get …

By Eran Peterson
Eran Peterson Assistant Director, Career Coaching and Counseling Eran Peterson
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Change is inevitable. Growth is optional.


It’s quite simple: in life the places you live and the people you know will inevitably change. You will change as an individual throughout the years, but how you develop and grow as a professional is up to you. That is when your own initiative and passion come into play. And that’s the biggest lesson I learned this summer. Read more »

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