What is Job Shadowing? Definition, Benefits, and How to Set It Up

The job search is exciting because there are so many options for what you can do — but for the same reason, it can also be overwhelming. How can you figure out what you want to do if you don’t know …

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Auggie Highlight: Ridwan Abdi

Ridwan is a currently a senior and will be graduating in May 2024. She just accepted a full-time position and will start after graduation. Let’s hear more from Ridwan.

Major: Data Science & Computer Science

Job title/Employer: Data Engineer with …

By Ma Xiong-Nguyen
Ma Xiong-Nguyen Career Services Program Manager
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Travelers EDGE: Professional Development Institute Recap

In early January our Travelers EDGE cohort took an annual trip to Hartford, Connecticut for Professional Development Institute (PDI). Travelers EDGE is funded by Travelers Insurance, with the goals to 1) increase the pipeline of underrepresented students to college, 2) …

By Ma Xiong-Nguyen
Ma Xiong-Nguyen Career Services Program Manager
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Reimagining the high-Impact Educational PRactices That Change Lives

How to implement at scale the educationally consequential activities that will make college the transforative experience it ought to be.

by Steven Mintz | June 26th, 2023 | Originally published on Inside Higher Ed

When the academy claims that college is worth …

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15 Jobs for Psychology Majors (That Aren’t All in Psychology)

Psychologist is, of course, one of the great jobs for psychology majors. But not everyone who studies the mysteries of the human mind wants to work with clients or be in a counseling or therapy career.

So, what kinds of …

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Critical Thinking: A Simple Guide and Why It’s Important

Strong critical thinking skills are crucial for career success, regardless of educational background. It embodies the ability to engage in astute and effective decision-making, lending invaluable dimensions to professional growth.

At its essence, critical thinking is the ability to analyze, …

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Trans and Non-Binary Career Advancement: How to Overcome Challenges at Work

This blog was originally posed on Diversity Jobs.

Transgender and non-binary individuals face many unique challenges—both in their personal lives and at work. As they try to advance their careers, they are often confronted by obstacles that are rooted in …

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Embedding Competencies Helps Ensure Students Develop Skills To Achieve Desired Career Outcomes

April 3, 2023 | By Kevin Gray

There are multiple benefits to having a well-defined career readiness program that spans an entire college or university or is at least available to all students, says David Gaston, Ed.D., assistant vice provost for …

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How to Search for Job Satisfaction Instead of a Job

While it’s easy to hyper-focus on a position that fits your major, the qualifications needed, and the paycheck, there are still several other factors to consider when searching for a job. Overall job satisfaction is a critical factor to consider.

By CareerShift
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16 Good Skills to Put on a Resume With No Experience

Looking for a list of good skills to put on a resume with no experience? Yes, it exists. When writing a resume for your first job, finding the best tools to show employers what you have to offer can make …

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Great remote jobs in finance

Finance is almost inherently a knowledge-based field. Early during the Covid pandemic, the vast majority of finance workers suddenly found themselves working from home. For some, working remotely was great. For others, they couldn’t wait to get to the office …

By College Recruiter
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What Does Artificial Intelligence Mean for the Creative Industry?

Humans are constantly making new technological advances, many of which are intended to improve our everyday lives. Nowadays artificial intelligence is all the rage, with companies such as OpenAI developing products that are capable of interacting with humans on a …

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What Are Transferable Skills? 10 Examples for your Resume

Transferable skills, also known as portable skills, are those versatile abilities that you can bring to any role or industry—which is particularly helpful when changing careers. But you don’t need to be an expert to have them; these valuable skills …

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