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7 things to do this summer besides work

May 7, 2021

Ah, summer. Whether you're taking classes, working or enjoying a well-deserved break, here are some things you can do this summer to make progress on your career goals.

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5 documents to work on this summer for your academic job search

May 7, 2021

While some job calls go out as early as August, there are some late-hire tenure track job postings now for the fall 2021 semester. As you prepare for your academic job search, here are five crucial documents you can begin to draft.

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Senior students: 4 tips for finding a job after graduation

April 28, 2021

For many graduates, receiving a diploma is a ceremonial leap into the real world. Whether you have plans or you’re still figuring things out, take advantage of these career resources for Forever Buffs.

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12 resources to boost your job or internship search

April 27, 2021

Looking for a summer internship? Or a full-time job after graduation? Whether you’re seeking job boards, networking events or information about companies, here are some favorite tools and websites.

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5 tips to help you stand out in your job search

April 12, 2021

The job search process can be competitive. But there’s one thing that can help you stand out from the crowd: your personal brand. Here are some tips for establishing and promoting your personal brand.

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Enhance your leadership skills with virtual programs in April

April 5, 2021

The Department of Human Resources is offering two virtual learning and development courses in April that are designed for those who lead: Leading at the Speed of Trust; and The 4 Essential Roles of Leadership.

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Get last-minute virtual career fair tips

April 2, 2021

Looking for a summer internship or job? The virtual Just in Time Career & Internship Fair is this week, and there’s still time to register for sessions with employers. Get tips to help you prepare.

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3 tips to help you prepare for work in uncertain times

March 30, 2021

It can be challenging to search for jobs when things still seem uncertain and as we get used to change. Here are three tips to help you plan and prepare for the world of work during uncertain times.

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Preparing for interviews as a grad student

March 29, 2021

Once you’ve caught a hiring manager or recruiter’s eye with your outstanding application documents, there’s one more step between you and your new job: the interview.

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How to prepare for virtual career fairs

March 22, 2021

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.