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How to interview like a professional for non-academic and academic careers

March 4, 2019

As a graduate student, you enter interviews with unique skills and experience that can help you excel in conversations with potential employers. Learn how to not just show up but to stand out during an interview.

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7 ways to prepare for an interview

Feb. 25, 2019

By the time you get to an interview, the employer has already decided that you meet the minimum qualifications for the position. It is your chance to really highlight your experiences, personality and potential.

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Staff career development program launches with workshops, career advising

Feb. 15, 2019

Interested in furthering your career? Try this new program providing individual advising and professional development on topics ranging from career exploration to job search strategies.

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Tips for counteracting employment stereotypes about your advanced degree

Feb. 5, 2019

There are some stereotypes that employers may believe about graduate degree holders, but you can help counteract those stereotypes through your application documents and your interview.

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How to use Handshake for your job or internship search

Feb. 1, 2019

Whether you’re seeking full-time employment after graduation or trying to figure out what you’re passionate about, the best place to start as a CU Boulder student is Handshake.

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5 tips for calming nerves at career fairs

Jan. 22, 2019

Attending career fairs ranks among the top four ways that CU Boulder students obtain an internship or first job out of college. Learn some tips for a successful career fair.

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How I got my internship through CU PIIE

Jan. 16, 2019

If you were given an opportunity to make a difference in the Boulder community and get paid to do it, wouldn't you jump on it?

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Apply now for the leadership and management graduate certificate

Jan. 10, 2019

The Department of Human Resources and the Lockheed Martin Engineering Management Program offer a customized graduate-level certificate for employees. Apply by Jan. 14.

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Professional development opportunities from Student Affairs

Jan. 10, 2019

Student Affairs invites faculty and staff to register for professional and team development opportunities, covering mental health first aid, supporting student resiliency and more.

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Stress Less: Tips for talking with family about your future

Dec. 12, 2018

Whether you're certain of your future plans or still trying to figure it out, talking to your family about this topic can be difficult. Here are some tips to make these conversations over winter break a little easier.