• Industry Night: Life of a Consultant

    2/22/17
    By: Camille G. Mason, Sr. Assistant Director

    In order to understand what a consultant does, you have to understand that different consultant specialties solve different problems.  The four popular specialties are strategy, financial, information … Continued

  • What to expect at the Career Fair

    2/6/17
    By: Sheena Jacobs, Assistant Director

    Each year UNC will have hundreds of employers attend our career fairs.  Each employer will have a table with signage, information, handouts, job descriptions, goodies, etc. If you’ve never attended on … Continued

  • Creative Industry Careers

    1/23/17
    By: Emily Strader, Career Counselor

    Creative people employed by arts organizations stimulate innovation and play an important role in building and sustaining economic vibrancy.  Where are these organizations and what can you learn about … Continued

  • Did you know this? My favorite LinkedIn tip…

    1/17/17
    By: Amy Blackburn, Sr. Assistant Director

    Learn what alumni have done with their degrees after leaving Carolina! On your LinkedIn profile, hover over “my network” and click on “find alumni.” At the time of this writing, there are 158,531 UNC … Continued

  • How to Maintain Your Personal Network

    10/20/16

    Have you lost momentum with your network now that you have created it? You have spent so much time creating your network and developing relationships but you have no idea where to go after that first … 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

  • Been There, Done That: Navigating a Career Fair

    4/4/16

    Navigating a career fair can be daunting. Walking into a room of university or business representatives and trying to strike up a conversation is not easy, especially if you are attempting to work tha … Continued

  • Your First 90 days on the Job

    3/28/16

    Your First 90 days on the job Here are the top 5 things you should do in the first few months at a new job to launch your career.   Learn your role and organization. Familiarize yourself with the … Continued

  • Been There, Done That: Approaching Recruiters at Career Fairs

    3/2/16

    Attending a career fair can be intimidating. Unlike a typical day on campus, everyone’s wearing suits and carrying professional padfolios. As a student seeking a job or internship you must approach th … Continued