Our in-person hours will be 10:00-3:00 Sept 20-24 and 9:00-5:00 starting Sept 27.  We will continue to provide robust virtual resources and services as well.


Supporting People with Disabilities to be AtWork!

How did you find your first job? Did you apply somewhere your friend worked or did a family friend hire you in their business? One way or another, most of us use our personal networks to find new jobs. Sometimes …

By Nicole Geiger
Nicole Geiger Employment Services Manager
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Are you serious about starting your own company?

The startup process is messy and unpredictable—licensing intellectual property, producing a manufacture-ready prototype, lining up customers, raising money—all are critical and daunting. So if you are serious about starting your own company… you may need some help. Luckily the Buerk …

By Alison McCarty
Alison McCarty Assistant Director & Career Coach Alison McCarty
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The experience paradox: Qualified but not qualified

Many seniors come into my office with what seems like a paradoxical situation. They feel simultaneously well-qualified (I just finished 4 years studying math and Spanish) and totally under-qualified (every job wants more experience than I have). There are a …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
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Landing a job after graduation

You did it! Four (more or less) years of hard work, late nights, study sessions and endless cups of coffee and you made it through your last finals week EVER! You went to all the parties and celebrations, your friends and …

By Shannon Merchant
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor Shannon Merchant
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Internship Corner – Career Readiness Competencies

Career readiness is the attainment and demonstration of 8 competencies that broadly prepare college graduates for a successful transition to the workplace.  During your internship, intentionally seek out opportunities to develop or hone the following career readiness competenciescritical thinking/problem …

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director Briana Randall (She/Her)
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Student Stories & Advice

Morgan B

Student Stories & Advice
  • Lab Manager University of Pittsburgh

Eva B

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  • Veterinary Assistant Seattle Veterinary Associates

Bekele Babo

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  • CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) Fred Lind Manor

Siri Bhatt

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  • Certified Nursing Assistant Swedish Medical Center

Jessica Boar

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  • Manufacturing Associate; Purification Just Evotec Biologics

Aaron Burtle

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Emmorie Cannon

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  • Certified Counselor Beautiful Autism

Jae Won Choi

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  • UX Designer Genospace

Malia Clark

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  • Research Technician Nortis Inc.

Madeleine Cole

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  • Community Relations Coordinator - AmeriCorps VISTA Hunger Intervention Program / United Way of King County

Summer F

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Raymond Fung

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