Use Handshake to follow-up with your new connections

 

Did you make any connections at the career fair? Now that it’s over, how will you keep in touch? Maintaining professional connections may seem like a bit of a challenge, but Handshake makes it easy!

With your Handshake account, …

By W. P. Carey Career Services Center
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So What Do Consultants Really Do?

Consulting is an alluring career path for business students because Consultants travel across the country, solve problems, and meet numerous clients.  If consulting is something you’re interested in, it’s important to realize what consultants really do, because it’s more than …

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Level Up Your Virtual Communication Skills

Communicating Effectively on Video

Video calls are perhaps the most effective way to pick up on non-verbal cues in the virtual environment. To set yourself up for video communications, follow these steps:

Don’t sit too close to the camera; rather, …

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9 Steps to Nail the College Career Fair

The big day has come. You have made it to the job fair, you are dressed professionally and focused. So, now what?

It is important to understand that campus recruiters travel a lot, do multiple careers fairs, and are under great pressure to …

By Alan J. McMillan - Firsthand
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We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Looking to enter the consulting field?

 

Consulting is a very competitive, selective space. We know that securing a consulting role often requires more strategic planning than simply submitting an application and hoping for the best. If you’re interested in consulting, consider the following:
Early Planning: …

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Job Search Depression | How to Cope and Keep the Faith

Illustration by Marian Blair

Looking for a job can be a challenge, even in the best circumstances. When you put in a lot of time and effort and don’t immediately see the results you hoped for, you may start to …

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
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The Everything Guide to a Career in Public Service

When I was 13 years old, I went to science camp. One day, I sat and listened as a scientist described what global warming was going to do to the planet—rising ocean levels, mass extinctions, devastation of populations around the …

By Heather Krasna - The Muse
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Use these tools to begin your market research!

 

Are you suffering from choice overload when trying to decide on a career path? Not sure where to get started? Well, you are in luck! Your Career Coach has designed an easy-to-understand map that will help point you in …

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3 practical ways to keep up with business news

 

Keeping up with business news is an important way to show potential employers that you are well-informed, care about the subject matter that they care about, and take initiative to do your own research in a world where things …

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How to Clean Up Your Social Media Footprint Before Your Job Search

When researching candidates, recruiters look at a lot more than resumes and cover letters. They also look at social media—to find out how you present yourself, how others perceive you, and how well you might fit with their culture. That’s …

By Ron Stefanski - Firsthand
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