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Four stages of preparing for an engineering career

Every engineering student will have a different experience in their career exploration during their time at CU Boulder. We know it can be tough to navigate, so we've prepared some guidelines to help you along the way. Step One: Get Started. Create a profile in Handshake. Meet with a career...

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Job Search Timeline for Educators

A commitment to a job search can seem like a full-time job. With this in mind, we have devised a timeline to help direct your job-hunting priorities and activities during the course of a year. August – October Develop a resume and have it critiqued by a career development advisor...

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Top 7 non-profit resources for Education & Public Service industry

Do you want to help make the world a better place, but not sure where to start? A career in non-profit can begin a number of different ways, so check out these resources to help get you on the right track. CU PIIE - The CU Public Interest Internship Experience...

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Best job boards for a career in government

The work of a government employee can impact the lives and communities around the world. You can play a vital role in addressing pressing issues, from homelessness to homeland security in the state of Colorado and beyond. We've found the best job boards for you to find an opportunity to...

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Environmental industry job boards you should follow

A job in the environment can mean working as an environmental conservationist, consultant, soil scientist, rural property surveyor, parks manager and so much more. This diverse sector recruits students of every major, so long as you have a passion for making an impact on the environment. Get Outdoors Colorado Get...

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Top science job boards and resources

Scientific breakthroughs are happening in space, medicine, and technology every day and studying science while in college can lead you being a part of one of those discoveries. Interested in a career in science, but not sure about your direction? Check out this list of jobs sorted by salary to...

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Creative and communications job boards you should utilize

The internet is saturated with sites claiming to have the best available positions out there. But how can you tell if they’re a credible source? Career Services has researched all creative and communications job boards to point you in the right direction for life after college. As always, Handshake is...

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Be Involved with these Boulder student groups

The Creative and Communications industry spans over a variety of different roles within an organization. We’ve narrowed down the best student groups for each area of interest so you can get the most out your college experience and prepare for a career in creative and communications. Boulder Meetup This ultimate...

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3 business and entrepreneurship job boards you should be following

Often, finding a great job board can be as difficult as finding a job. The internet is completely saturated with websites claiming to have the best available positions but it’s difficult to tell if they are credible or not. Handshake is a great place to start as a CU Boulder...

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Top student organizations for business and entrepreneurship

The best way to get a kick start on your career is to be involved. There are dozens of student organizations and programs made just for business- and entrepreneurship-minded students, many of which can connect you to employers and projects. Check out these resources that can help you get involved...