Career Corner

Career Corner: Tip of the week

“Always send a cover letter with your resume to every potential employer, even if the cover letter is not requested, it’s always preferred.”…

Career Corner: What comes after the resume?

You fine tuned your resume. You submitted it to your prospective employer(s). You wrote an amazing cover letter explaining why you are a great fit for the job. Now, you just got a callback; they want you to come in for an interview. This is a joyous, yet fearsome time for the average job-seeker. It…

Career Corner: Quality and quantity both important for resumes

Some may argue that most of what you learn in college comes from outside the classroom. Being involved in student organizations creates opportunities and experiences that will follow you well beyond graduation. With over 90 organizations on campus, and several off campus, the opportunities for students to get involved are ample. Whether it is the…

Career Corner: Proper use of social networking sites

In theory everyone in the world is connected by six degrees of separation. Unfortunately, it is almost impossible to utilize this when in midst of your career or internship search. Today’s social networking environment, however, is becoming easier and easier to connect to others without a firm set of standards of “do’s and don’ts.” Social…