CAREER CHECKLIST FOR NEW GRADS

Making it to the Finish Line and Staying Connected By Wendy McWilliams | Career Counselor | Office of Career & Life Design  Graduation is rapidly approaching for Spring 2021, and it continues to be a weird year with the pandemic and a virtual graduation. That said, there are many aspects that will remain the same for new graduates, and despite missing out on the in-person experience of classes … Continue reading CAREER CHECKLIST FOR NEW GRADS

REACHING OUT FOR INFORMATIONAL INTERVIEWS

Virtual Networking in a Pandemic World By Wendy McWilliams | Career Counselor | Office of Career & Life Design  Recently I received a connect request on LinkedIn from somebody I have never met. Neither their title nor company rang any bells, but there was a note along with the request. This person was an aspiring career counselor looking for information about the field and about my decision to … Continue reading REACHING OUT FOR INFORMATIONAL INTERVIEWS

HOW TO SAFELY NETWORK ONLINE

By Joana Scharinger | Office of Career Planning Online Networking: Tips on LinkedIn Safety LinkedIn is a great tool to develop your professional network, but just like any other social media it can include scams and unsafe connections. Here are things you can do to stay safe on LinkedIn and some red flags to be aware of. How to stay safe on LinkedIn: Be aware … Continue reading HOW TO SAFELY NETWORK ONLINE