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Tips for supervising student-employees

Feb. 24, 2023

Student employment at CU Boulder is an opportunity for faculty and staff supervisors to help shape tomorrow's leaders. Here are some tips for faculty and staff for supervising student-employees.

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How to gain professional experience at an on-campus job

Feb. 20, 2023

On-campus jobs offer students a flexible way to earn money while developing relevant skills for future employment and careers. Consider how to position yourself professionally by gaining experience at an on-campus job.

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Grad students: Test out jobs with this simulation platform

Feb. 14, 2023

Ever wondered what it would be like to work for a leading company? Or wanted to try out a job function like consulting before committing to an internship or job? The Forage offers bite-sized job simulations where you can mirror real work and real positions at some of the most innovative companies around.

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Social media tips for staying hirable

Feb. 13, 2023

Social media touches almost every aspect of our lives, including searching for jobs. How you engage on social media can impact your hirability, including managing your LinkedIn account well and maintaining a positive image on other social media platforms.

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The benefits and challenges of working for a startup

Feb. 10, 2023

Startups offer many job and internship opportunities for CU Boulder students. As an innovation hub, the Denver and Boulder areas attract new businesses. Learn more about the benefits and challenges of working for a startup.

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Choose a training for your professional development

Feb. 6, 2023

Explore sessions on getting things done, inclusive meetings, stay interviews and more. Take advantage of professional development opportunities this semester through trainings offered by Human Resources.

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How to prepare for virtual career fairs

Feb. 6, 2023

Whether you’re looking for an internship or a job after graduation, career fairs are a great way to make progress in your search. Here are some tips for making the most of virtual career events this semester.

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Tips and tricks for using Handshake

Jan. 24, 2023

Looking for an internship or job? The best place for CU students to find opportunities is through Handshake. Get tips and tricks for making the most of it.

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Introducing career development course content for faculty, staff

Jan. 12, 2023

Faculty and staff can be instrumental in helping students figure out what to do after college. Career Services offers a new way for faculty and staff to incorporate career development content into existing Canvas courses.

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How to stand out in a competitive job market

Jan. 11, 2023

Job and internship searching can be competitive, but there are plenty of opportunities for Buffs to find their place in the working world. Get tips to help you stand out as a strong candidate in a competitive job market.

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