When you feel like you aren’t making progress on the job search

RainyCampus_32-X2

Many seniors, alumni and graduate students actively on the job search have been visiting my office. One common thread?  This comment: “I’m not making much progress and I’ve been tailoring my resume and cover letter.”

What is good job search …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
Read more »

Skills for longevity and promotion at Google – aka the case for loving your humanities degree

books-magazines-building-school

Ever wonder what the eight top characteristics of success at Google are?  Even if your answer to that question is “no” (points for honesty!), I encourage you to read on – because they’re not what you might think they would …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers
Emma O'Neill-Myers Associate Director of Employer Relations Emma O
Read more »

Sweden looking for American tech & IT talent

image001 (003)

Are you, or do you know, an American tech or IT student interested in an internship in Sweden?

The Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce, SACC-USA, is reaching out to tech students or graduates to join Swedish companies for traineeships up to …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director Patrick Chidsey
Read more »

How employers look for evidence of skills

Experience Infographic

Ever wonder how employers look at your resume to find evidence of skills?

Employers look for experiences that show both depth of contributions (what you did) and duration (how long you did it for). So an internship project that lasted …

By Catherine Basl
Catherine Basl Career Counselor Catherine Basl
Read more »

Global Health Business Case Competition

W-Logo_Purple_Hex-250×168

The Global Health Business Case Competition (GHBCC) is in its third year at the UW Foster Schoolof Business. The competition builds on the traditional business school case competition model by bringing together students from multiple disciplines to address a critical …

By Sha'terika Perkins
Sha'terika Perkins Career Counselor Sha
Read more »