• Five Tips for Converting Your CV to a Resume

    4/26/17
    By: Jonathan Foland, Graduate Peer Coach and Career Services Assistant

    Many graduate students list their accomplishments in research, teaching, writing, and service on a curriculum vitae. Typically, a CV is prepared for application to teaching and research positions, and … Continued

  • Spring has Sprung /The Grass Has Ris/Wonder Where Your Internship (or job) Is?

    3/20/17
    By: Jacquelyn Gist, Assistant Director

    After a long grey winter, it is suddenly spring! The campus is in bloom, mid -terms are almost done and Spring Break is here. It is time to lay back catch some sun, watch some basketball and forget ab … Continued

  • 5 Steps to Break into Consulting

    9/8/16

    Have you ever wondered how to get a job as a consultant?  Well look no further, University Career Services is here to help you! Consulting is known for its long hours, constantly changing projects, an … Continued

  • Climb to Your Career in Four Years

    6/2/16

    Where will you be in four years? Will you be ready to join the work force? Maybe you have your future planned: You know what you want to be after graduation and you have an idea of how to get there. O … Continued

  • 10 Tips for Top-Notch References

    5/31/16

    “References available upon request” is a statement that can make or break your job offer. Here are 10 tips for assembling a successful reference list. 1. Ask, don’t assume. Ask your references for per … Continued

  • Tips for Requesting Letters of Evaluation

    4/4/16

    “Professor! Could you write me a letter of recommendation?” “I’m sorry, do I know you?” Nightmare fuel, right? Here are some tips to ensure this scenario isn’t one you encounter. It’s never too early … Continued

  • Tips for Requesting Letters of Evaluation

    4/4/16

    “Professor! Could you write me a letter of recommendation?” “I’m sorry, do I know you?” Nightmare fuel, right? Here are some tips to ensure this scenario isn’t one you encounter. It’s never too early … Continued

  • Been There, Done That

    3/28/16

    Been There, Done That—Writing a Resume Writing resumes can be frustrating, no matter how many times you have done it before. Over the years I have gotten several useful tips when it comes to writing r … Continued

  • Been There, Done That

    2/1/16

    One of my favorite professional development experiences was here on campus, at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. My freshmen year, I applied for a job within Campus Recreation. When it came … Continued

  • Tuesday Tip

    2/1/16

    Searching for potential interview opportunities or starting a new job can be a nerve-racking experience for anyone! However, it can also be an exciting time and there is nothing wrong with feeling a l … Continued