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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 little nervous. When preparing for a career, … Read more

Luck is Not Always Blind….


“Luck is the intersection of where preparation and opportunity meet”.  This quote has always stuck with me.  I think Benjamin Franklin said it.  Whenever I consider this little nugget of wisdom, it reminds me of my best friend Manoli.  I … Read more

What Employers Look For


What do employers look for when they are seeking new college graduates to take on jobs? According to NACE’s Job Outlook 2016 survey, they are looking for leaders who can work as part of a team. More than 80 percent … Read more

Pros and Cons of a Gap Year


Gap years are not a one-size-fits-all endeavor. There are many pros, and they can almost all be associated with time. Time for coursework Registration can be tricky, and unless you have planned ahead and gotten lucky, it can be difficult … Read more

Informational Interviewing


An informational interview involves talking with people who are currently working in a particular industry or job position; designed to gain a better understanding of an industry, or, a specific job — and….to build a network of contacts in that … Read more

Use Winter Break to Reflect and Gain Experience


Congratulations! You are done with the fall semester. As you look back upon all of the events that took place, it is important to reflect on your own personal career development. Are you still not sure about choosing a major? … Read more