Establishing and building a professional network is not
something you want to wait and start as you are graduating from college. Your professional network should start as
soon as you enter college. Classmates,
professors, and professional organizations are 3 ways to start establishing
your professional network.
Dressing for an interview or employer event can be a make or break experience when it comes to your job or internship search. Why is it important to dress professionally at the interview
and on the job?
With millions of registered users, LinkedIn is a tool with
many facets. Researching a company, connecting with alumni from your
institution, applying for a position, requesting an informational interview, or
contributing to a group discussion are just a few of the ways you can utilize
As summer rolls around, so do the
questions about your plans. If you don’t have any summer plans lined up,
that’s okay – just start thinking about it now! Depending on your major and
career plans, there are a variety of appropriate ways to spend your summer.
With only a few weeks left in you first year of college, it
is time to start thinking about your summer. While some of you probably already
have plans to take to kick back and hang out with family and friends, make sure
to use your summer wisely to get ahead and add to your experiences. Here are a
couple things you could do over the summer, while staying at home:
I recently attended the "Careers in Sports" panel at UCS, where I learned a lot about about how to get involved as an undergraduate in internships, courses, and activities that would help someone go into the sports industry.
have wanted nothing more but to work for the federal government of the United
States of America. Personally, I want to work with the communications field of
the government. Thus I came to the Federal Job Webinar, hosted by UCS on
Tuesday, March 25, to learn more about how my application to a federal position
would stand out.
So you’ve got an interview,
congratulations! An interview is the first step to being employed and being
employed is the first step to becoming an adult, which is debatably a good
thing. Anyway there are a large number of things you need to do before you go
to a formal interview, but here they are in four broad categories.
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