They Want a Resume AND a Job Application? Seriously?! (the pongo blog)

pulp fiction-resume

Many students ask, “If I’ve uploaded my resume, why do I have to complete the application as well?”  Should you complete the application?  Yes,  always complete what is being requested of you.  Remember, if they are asking you should answer. …

By Veronica Rodriguez
Veronica Rodriguez Career Counselor-College of Business
Read more »

Should I disclose my sexual orientation during the job search process?

Woman with Flag

Although everyone has concerns or questions when searching for a job or considering a career change, gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) people have additional issues related to their sexual orientation.

To tell, or not to tell; that is the …

By Lorrenza Vandiver
Lorrenza Vandiver Assistant Director-Professional Development and Diversity
Read more »

Success in the New Economy

Success in the New Economy thumbnail image

Want to learn how to gain a competitive advantage? This video highlights the importance of not focusing too much on the exact degree you are pursuing but also adding relevant experience (internships, leadership roles, part-time jobs, volunteering, etc.) and technical …

By Heidi Sawyer
Heidi Sawyer Career Counselor-University College
Read more »

Interested in Graduate School? Tips on How To Ace Your Grad School Interview!

Grad School

Most Universities require an interview for admission into Graduate School.
Here are some tips to help you prepare and ace the interview!
Link to full article: http://college.usatoday.com/2015/02/20/how-to-ace-your-grad-school-interview/

Also, use Handshake to make an appointment with your Career Counselor for Graduate or …

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

10 Tips Networking as an International Student in the U.S.

networking1

An essential and ever growing necessity for job search and professional opportunities!

Start now and meet with your career counselor to learn more about how to network and how it will help you.

http://www.isvmag.com/2013/11/10-things-you-need-to-do-to-network-as-an-international-student-in-the-u-s/

By Mysti Frazier
Mysti Frazier Career Counselor-College of Business
Read more »