Seattle added 50,000 tech jobs during decade of concentration in ‘superstar cities’ (Shared Article from Geekwire written by Monica Nickelsburg)

geekwire

BY 

Tech jobs are concentrating in a handful of “superstar cities” including Seattle and San Francisco, dispelling predictions that the opportunity afforded by the innovation economy would ultimately be dispersed across the country.

That’s according to a new …

By CJ Sanchez
CJ Sanchez Career Coach CJ Sanchez
Read more »

Apply for Jobs in China Through InitialView Global Job Platform

Jobs in China – UW
PwC, Morgan Stanley, Ford, ByteDance and many others are hiring through the InitialViewplatform. If you’re looking for internships and full-time opportunities in China, download their app and apply now for priority access!
You’ll only need to have your resume on …
By Lindsay Smith
Lindsay Smith Handshake Experience Manager Lindsay Smith
Read more »

Handshake – How to take full advantage of UW’s job and internship platform

handshake_logo_dark

In our current world of social distancing, it should be comforting to know that a great deal of employer recruiting takes place online. Employers are still actively posting positions in Handshake and reviewing applications for job and internship openings, so …

By Lindsay Smith
Lindsay Smith Handshake Experience Manager Lindsay Smith
Read more »

Phishing alert

warning-sign-30915_1280

We have become aware of another phishing scam targeting students at schools using the Handshake platform, like the University of Washington.

The email message will appear to come from a UW email address, and the individual will be claiming to …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
Emma O'Neill-Myers Associate Director of Employer & Student Engagement Emma O
Read more »

June at the Virtual Career & Internship Center

20200515_May Campus-1112-Edit-Edit-S

Since Monday, March 16th, the Career & Internship Center has been entirely virtual.  It’s now June and while our doors in Mary Gates Hall remain closed, all our team members continue to work remotely, excited and ready to connect with …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
Emma O'Neill-Myers Associate Director of Employer & Student Engagement Emma O
Read more »

UW Diversity Leadership Conference 2020: The personal is Political

DLC D 2020

Diversity Leadership Conference 2020: The Personal is Political: Showing Up for Ourselves and Others in Solidarity

“Certainly there are very real differences between us…But it is not those differences between us that are separating us. It is rather our refusal …

By Dawn Cheung
Dawn Cheung Career Coach Dawn Cheung
Read more »

Don’t miss out – get emailed insights about industries of interest

IC alert sign-up

Did you know? You can sign up to get email alerts when new content is posted to any of our 8 Interest Communities!

New job postings? Get an email!
New original blog content written by a career coach? Check your …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
Emma O'Neill-Myers Associate Director of Employer & Student Engagement Emma O
Read more »

Top 10 Healthcare Jobs – That Don’t Require a Doctorate Degree

Top 10 Healthcare Jobs – That Don’t Require a Doctorate Degree thumbnail image

Ivan Soima/123RF.com

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), healthcare employment is projected to grow faster than any other sector, increasing 14% over the next decade, and adding roughly 1.9 million new jobs. Why so much growth? The growth …

Read more »

Using Gaming Conventions to Build your Career

PAX

Seattle is a hub for Gaming Conventions

Whether it’s 70,000+ gamers at PAX West, or the intentional, empowering, and transformative Geek Girl Con, Seattle is a mecca for gaming conventions large and small.  These cons are big business, too.  Emerald …

By Michael More
Michael More Michael More
Read more »

LinkedIn Top Startups 2019

linkedin

Check out LinkedIn’s Top Startups List of 2019! This list reveals the 50 hottest companies where Americans want to work now.

“Successful founders channel tenacity and ambition into the pursuit of a vision that can have outsize impact. Most ventures …

By Lindsay Smith
Lindsay Smith Handshake Experience Manager Lindsay Smith
Read more »