Networking

Welcome, ambitious college students, to a world of boundless possibilities!

Your journey through higher education is not just about academics; it’s also an incredible opportunity to build lasting connections and cultivate a network that will be invaluable throughout your professional …

By Paridhi Saboo
Paridhi Saboo Career Peer
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Thrifting Tips: Elevate Your Professional Style with Second-Hand Shopping

In today’s competitive job market, building a professional wardrobe can be a costly endeavor. However, there’s a hidden treasure trove that can help you dress for success without breaking the bank – thrift shopping. Thrift stores, consignment shops, and online …

By Eleanor Brillo
Eleanor Brillo
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 Why consider graduate school?

Attending graduate school is always a valuable option for your future. Graduating into a difficult economy can make attending graduate school an essential strategy for building a bright future. Rather than being underemployed while waiting for the job market to …

By Eleanor Brillo
Eleanor Brillo Managment Intern, Career Services
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Confidence: Verb or noun?

How confidence affects interviews and how to improve

Few are gifted with Mark Antony’s activism or Brutus’ intimidation skills, feeling overwhelmed before a job interview is normal.

To feel confident while talking to employers, you first need to understand what …

By Paridhi Saboo
Paridhi Saboo Career Peer
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Which national service opportunity is right for me?

National Service opportunities can be a great way to kickstart your career, make connections, gain skills and experience that will apply to any field. On top of all of this, you get the chance to improve a community and meet …

By Claire Michael
Claire Michael
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Udall Apply – Advice & Guidance

Advice from the Udall Foundation – Original article published on the Udall Website.

Work closely with your Udall faculty representative
Ask them for feedback on your short essay answers and essay.

Articulate a career “path” or field
Even if you …

By Beverly Johnson
Beverly Johnson
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How Experiential Learning in College Could Launch Your Career

Experiential learning opportunities like internships, assisting with faculty research, and other examples of hands-on education help students build professional skills and apply what they are learning in the college classroom to real-world situations.

What is experiential learning?

You can think of experiential …

By ROB FRANEK
ROB FRANEK
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How Your Social Media Account Can Help (or Hurt) Your Chances

Like it or not, social media has become a staple of everyday life. It is used to stay in touch with friends and family, to organize events, to network, and it allows individuals with social anxiety to communicate in a …

By Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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