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The Top Jobs, Remote Roles, Industries, and Cities for Entry-Level Candidates in 2021

It’s never easy to transition from school to the working world. You have to figure out where you want to live and what you want to do and then find and land a job—all while dealing with a slew of …

By Stav Ziv - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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6 Tips to Stand Out and Land a New Role in a Post-Pandemic Job Market (Because You’re Not the Only One Looking!)

The pandemic changed so much about how we work that it probably inspired you to rethink your work-life priorities. Maybe you realized that you’re burnt out, that working from home is your ideal setup, or that you just dislike your …

By Erica Sweeney - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Handshake – How to take full advantage of UW’s job and internship platform this summer

Happy Summer! Looking for a job or internship, or ready to begin preparing for the fall recruiting season? Employers are actively posting positions in Handshake and reviewing applications for job and internship openings, so it’s a great opportunity to update …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
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Summer Workshops with C&IC

Happy Summer, Huskies!

This July and August, we will be presenting a series of Summer Workshops created just for you – see below for the topics, schedule, and links to register via Handshake.

📃 Resume Writing Basics

Need a resume? Not …

By Kaeline Kine (She/Her)
Kaeline Kine (She/Her) Guest Experience Coordinator Kaeline Kine (She/Her)
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So You Attended a Virtual Career Fair… Now What?

Keep the momentum going from your meetings with employers after the fair has wrapped up! Follow up with employers in Handshake via:

Following their company profile (receive notifications of employer activity at UW)
Messaging other students who have worked for …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
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Opportunity of the Week: Customer Experience Specialist at Convoy

At Convoy, our digital freight network helps reduce those empty miles and cut carbon waste by nearly half. This is your opportunity to collaborate with an incredible group of people and help transform the freight industry. Join Convoy and help …

By Jessie Smith (She/Her)
Jessie Smith (She/Her) Assistant Director of Employer & Student Engagement Jessie Smith (She/Her)
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Are you a recent graduate looking for a job?

Don’t miss next week’s Recent Graduate Job Fair – being hosted virtually in Handshake on Tuesday, June 29th from 1:00-4:00pm! This Fair is open to recent graduates from all three University of Washington campuses.

Great sessions still remain with employers …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers (She/Her)
Emma O'Neill-Myers (She/Her) Associate Director of Employer & Student Engagement Emma O
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The College-Level Job Market is Strong!

The pandemic had a brutal impact on the job market for a while but things are rebounding and opportunities are plentiful for new college graduates.  Last week we broke our Handshake record for the most job posting requests in a single …

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director Briana Randall (She/Her)
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Industry Mentorship Program Leads to Internship & Job Offers!

“I went into the Non-Profit Mentorship Program knowing I wanted to go into social work, community building, or case management. Now thanks to this program I got that extra push to go to the nonprofit career fair where I applied …

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director Briana Randall (She/Her)
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Internship Corner – Academic Credit for Internship Learning

If you’re interested in earning academic credit for demonstrating what you learn in an internship, you have two main options.

Gen St 350, Section C/D – Students engage in an internship experience in either the public sector (section C) or …

By Daniel Herb (He/Him)
Daniel Herb (He/Him) Daniel Herb (He/Him)
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