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Exploring career options? Advice from a recent grad student

Aug. 30, 2019

The fall marks a crossroads for many graduate students. Whether you are seeking a career in academia or somewhere else, ask yourself these questions: What is it that you want? When you look back on your life in fifty years, what do you want to see? Trust yourself to find the path that is right for you.

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The art of maintaining your network

Aug. 30, 2019

As a graduate student, you never know when you’ll have to call on your network for a job reference or professional favor. It may seem easy to meet others, but what matters next is putting in the effort to grow the relationship.

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LinkedIn Learning is coming soon; don't miss out on its best features

Aug. 12, 2019

If you connect your personal LinkedIn profile to CU LinkedIn Learning, you’ll get recommendations for videos, courses and other trainings relevant to your major and career goals. Check out this feature and more!

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Let ALTEC guide your language learning adventure

Aug. 6, 2019

Our fall 2019 classes will include multiple levels of French, Italian and Spanish plus beginner's classes in Japanese and Thai. Come learn with us!

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Link in to your professional growth with a LinkedIn account

Aug. 6, 2019

The learning platform will upgrade to LinkedIn Learning in September. Take one simple step to unlock the full potential of CU LinkedIn Learning.

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Five reasons to start a LinkedIn account

July 24, 2019

This fall, is updating to LinkedIn Learning. Before it upgrades, create a LinkedIn profile to enhance your learning experiences and future career prospects.

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LinkedIn Learning coming to CU in September

July 8, 2019

The online learning and professional development platform used by University of Colorado faculty and staff will upgrade in September when becomes LinkedIn Learning. Find out more about the upgrades and how they will help faculty and staff learn new skills or refine current skills with greater ease.

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7 public speaking tips from Colorado Shakespeare Festival voice coaches

June 17, 2019

Colorado Shakespeare Festival voice coaches Julie Foh and Jeff Parker shared public speaking tips that can help everyone from Shakespearian actors to students.

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10 things to do this summer besides work

May 22, 2019

Ah, summer. No matter what your plans are, don't let the summer slip by without gaining some insight or experiences that can benefit your unique career path.

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3 ways to maximize your academic temporary contract

May 13, 2019

If you have accepted an adjunct or other temporary contract, you want to be sure that you are heading into that role with strategies to maximize the experience. Here are three ways to make the most of your temporary contract.