Focusing on Both Hard & Soft Skills

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Hard skills are things that are quantifiable and measurable; you either have them or you don’t.  Many specific qualifications for a job are hard skills, such as years of work experience or proficiency with particular computer programs.  Soft skills are …

By Sara Goede
Sara Goede Career Counselor-College of Liberal and Fine Arts
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How to Make a More Informed (and Satisfying) Career Decision

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Poked, prodded and put through the ringer. Most of us understand that a job interview can be a draining, rigorous process where prospective employers probe deeply into our qualifications, work history and even our psyches.

But what about the employer? …

By Bennett Grey
Bennett Grey Career Counselor-Alumni
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How much money will I make?

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Whether you’re a graduating senior or a rising freshman, though, it pays to be as informed as you possibly can. From choosing your major to finding the right job to negotiating your salary, concrete and reliable salary information can be a …

By Heidi Sawyer
Heidi Sawyer Career Counselor-University College
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Career Opportunities with the Army!

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Interested in a career opportunity with the Army. See below flyers with more details.

 

By Regina Gomez
Regina Gomez Program Manager-On-Campus Recruitment
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Annoying Words To Avoid Listing On your Résumé

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While many large companies use automated résumé-screener software to cut down the initial pool of job applicants, loading your résumé with meaningless buzzwords is not the smartest way to get noticed. 

Link to full article: 27 Annoying Words On …

By Martin Saenz
Martin Saenz Career Counselor-College of Liberal and Fine Arts
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