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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 permission to use their names. Confirm the … Read more

Been There, Done That!

2/22/16

As a small fish in a big sea, it’s hard to believe that a school as large as UNC-Chapel Hill would tailor to many different career paths of students. However, through University Career Services I realized that there are many … Read more

Been There Done That

2/16/16

As many of you know, the Spring Job & Internship Expo is coming up, February 25th. Whether you are a freshman or a senior, we all know that the expo can be an intimidating experience. As a junior, I went … Read more

Tuesday Tips: Resume Building

2/16/16

Before coming to college many students do not have a finalized resume. In fact, many students do not have a resume at all. I can honestly say I did not know how to even create a resume without the help … Read more

What Employers Look For

1/25/16

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

Informational Interviewing

1/5/16

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