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Native American-Owned Small Businesses

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According to the most recent Survey of Business Owners and Self-Employed Persons conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, there are more than 270,000 Native American-owned businesses in the United States. Check out these federal resources designed to support Native American-owned …

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UConn Stamford Women Alumnae Share Their Career Journeys

Breaking the mold

Students at the UConn Stamford campus were treated to an amazing event on November 12, 2020. A virtual panel discussion featuring UConn Stamford alumnae who majored in social sciences (COMM, ECON, HDFS, and POLS) called “Breaking the Mold: Women in …

By Tara Malone
Tara Malone Assistant Director, Career Development, Stamford Campus Tara Malone
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Emerging, Innovative Jobs

Students working in the UConn Innovation Lab.

New areas of promise for jobseekers continue to arise out of the coronavirus pandemic.

Since the coronavirus (COVID-19) emerged, the needs of the global business world have had to continue to adapt and change to accommodate a future different than …

By Desiree Martino
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Interested in Starting Your Own Business? 

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So, you’re interested in starting your own business? You don’t know where to start, and that’s okay. Starting a business or taking a delve into forming an entrepreneurial mindset can be intimidating, but that doesn’t mean that you need to …

By Alex Manna
Alex Manna Program Assistant/Employer Relations Coordinator, Stamford Campus Alex Manna
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Create Your Own Internship & Get $4000

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What if I told you that you could create your own hands-on experience designed specifically to help you achieve your post-graduation dreams. Then, what if I told you that UConn would not only guide you through the process of developing …

By Caitlin Cincotta
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