When is the best time to find a job or internship?

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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 Assistant Director for Corporate Partner Relations Lisa McGuire
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Networking gets the job

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Whether you’re looking for a job or already working, you should constantly be networking. Are you representing your organization at an event? Attending a meeting with people you don’t work with everyday?

Or are you looking for your next opportunity? …

By Lisa McGuire
Lisa McGuire Assistant Director for Corporate Partner Relations Lisa McGuire
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The Lead the Pack Program

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My name’s Jess Kirchner, and I’m a junior here at UConn, studying political science and economics. I’m also in my third year of Arabic, and intend to do something with refugee work after graduation! I’m a Student Involvement Ambassador in …

By Jessica Kirchner
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CCD Intern and Coop of the Year Winners Announced

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The Center for Career Development is excited to announce the 2016 Undergraduate and Graduate Student Interns of the Year and Co-op Students of the Year. We would like to thank all students who took the time to share their professional …

By Autumn Magro
Autumn Magro Communications Intern
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Nothing beats actual human interaction. Really.

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I’m writing this post on the heels of two days of enormously-successful career fairs. More than 3000 students visited and spoke with over 250 employers at the University Career Fair and the STEM Career Fair. And while I’m pleased that …

By John Bau
John Bau Career Consultant, School of Engineering John Bau
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