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Graduate School, Career Services host talks on nonacademic job searches

Nov. 12, 2020

To further aid graduate students who are beginning to think about career pathways, the Graduate School, in partnership with Career Services, has created a series of special panels to connect students with alumni who have made transitions to successful careers beyond academia.

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How to find a job in uncertain times

Nov. 10, 2020

While there have been changes in the workforce due to the impacts of COVID-19, many companies and industries are continuing to hire. Read tips and resources for finding a job during uncertain times.

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4 ways to gain experience for your résumé

Nov. 2, 2020

How you get involved during your time at CU Boulder can demonstrate a number of things to future employers. Here are four ways to gain experience this year by getting involved.

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Get tips for virtual networking as a graduate student

Oct. 28, 2020

Even though many of us are physically distancing right now, it’s still possible to network and make connections virtually. Here are some pointers from Career Services.

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How to write an engaging cover letter

Oct. 27, 2020

A cover letter is your chance to show an employer you are a good fit for a job. Sometimes it can be hard to know how to start, but here are some things to consider and tips for creating an engaging cover letter.

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3 tips to build your professional network

Oct. 20, 2020

One way to build your network this semester is with Handshake. Here are three tips to help you get started.

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Make progress in your job search with informational interviews

Oct. 7, 2020

Informational interviews are often informal, and can help you learn about certain industries and the steps you need to take to get into a career. They also allow you to practice talking with professionals and build your network. Learn more.

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How to be seen by recruiters on LinkedIn

Sept. 29, 2020

Did you know about 87% of recruiters use LinkedIn as part of their candidate search? Read tips for optimizing your profile to increase your chances of being noticed by recruiters and fellow alums.

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3 reasons to attend a virtual career fair this semester

Sept. 22, 2020

Even in these uncertain times, there are many companies that are still hiring for fall internships and jobs. Here are three reasons to register for a virtual career fair this semester.

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Career Services program offering virtual internships; apply by Oct. 5

Sept. 21, 2020

Looking for internships or opportunities to gain professional experience this fall? Want to build your resume or explore your interests? Apply by Oct. 5 to participate in Upkey's Virtual Internship Program.

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