Wisdom vs. tactics: What kind of advice are you getting?

2017 Spring Campus Shots

When you have career conversations with mentors, professors, professionals in the field, you’ll probably receive a lot of advice about what you should do next. Some of it will be immediately actionable, but other recommendations may seem rather vague or …

By Catherine Basl
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Consulting Opportunities in Germany & Austria

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Are you fluent in German? Are you interested in consulting? Are you willing to live in Germany or Austria? The Boston Consultant Group (BCG) is  starting their recruiting process for German speaking undergraduates, graduates, PhD students and postdocs from all …

By Sha'terika Perkins
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DubHacks 2017

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Start the year with a deep dive into programming with DubHacks!

“DubHacks is a 24-hour collegiate hackathon held at UW Seattle promoting diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We bring together students of all backgrounds to inspire individuals and develop creative tools …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
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How to get into the field of sustainability

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This is an industry that draws in people who care about preserving the environment for future generations, and the number of sustainability-related careers has been growing. This is great news for recent grads who are passionate about the planet and …

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Internship Corner – Did an Internship…Now What?!

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Congrats on nearing the end of your summer internship.  Completing an internship is an important milestone in your career development journey.  A critical next step is…deciding on your next step!  Where do you want to go from here in terms of …

By Briana Randall
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Internship Corner – Reflect on Your Experience

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Much like sports teams analyze game tapes to pinpoint what worked and didn’t work so they can develop a plan to enhance future play, interns should set aside time to look back and critically reflect on their internship. Our After …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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What if my major doesn’t match my career plans?

Cassady Glass Hastings, undergraduate instructor at the college of education

Your major is supposed to be the subject you care most about for the rest of your life, right? Well, not necessarily. I’ve seen a lot of students this year who for one reason or another are in a major …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
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Tech skill building on campus (but outside of your major)

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Project management, data analysis, coding, communicating technical information….these skills and more are regularly found on technology job postings. Did you know that there are tons of ways to begin building and deepening these skill sets on campus, outside of a …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
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Immersion Academy

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Do you desire a setting to explore career options while developing skills and building your professional network? Have you considered a career in the global produce & floral industry? Check out this upcoming conference for a chance to experience this …

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Internship Corner – Competencies Internship Sites Seek

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When it comes to selecting students for internships and co-ops, employers have a set of 5 competencies that are “must haves,” according to NACE’s 2017 Internship & Co-op Survey. These include information processing, teamwork, planning/prioritizing, decision making/problem solving, and verbal communication.
Source: 2017 …

By Briana Randall
Briana Randall Director, Internship Project Briana Randall
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