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3 Creative Job-Search Strategies to Make You Stand Out

When competing against hundreds of other job candidates for open roles, you need to think and act creatively to stand out. Here are three examples of creative ways to increase your odds of landing the role you want.

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By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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Update Your “About” Section on LinkedIn!

When is the last time you tweaked your LinkedIn? Make it today! CareerEdge has dozens of blogs about LinkedIn, so check them out if you need more advice 📝

 

By Julia Brockney
Julia Brockney Social Media Content Creator Julia Brockney
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Things Other Interns Can Teach You

Your internship this summer will be action-packed and filled with introductions. Introductions to your manager, your fellow co-workers, the team you’re on, individuals from other teams you may have to interact with, and, of course, other interns! Depending on whether you are in-person or remote for your internship, the interns will either be in the same area as you or from all around the world. Regardless, as you plan to communicate with and get to know other students, keep in …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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Make a Great First Impression!

Many internship (and full-time!) start dates are right around the corner- be sure to set yourself up for success on Day 1! Check back in with CareerEdge for more first-day advice.

 

 

By Julia Brockney
Julia Brockney Social Media Content Creator Julia Brockney
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50 Best Accounting Firms for 2022

Vault announced recently their annual Accounting 50, a ranking of the best accounting firms to work for. The ranking is based on a survey of approximately 11,400 accounting professionals, who were asked to rate their firms in several workplace categories, including business outlook, compensation, culture, hours, training, overall satisfaction, and work/life balance. They were also asked to rate firms other than their own in terms of prestige. The Accounting 50 is compiled using a weighted formula based on these internal …

By Derek Loosvelt - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Women’s Association of Venture & Equity (WAVE) Open House – 6/4 @ 12:00pm!

Check out this great educational opportunity being offered through WAVE (Women’s Association of Venture & Equity)! Register here for the June 4th Open House. See the flyer below for additional details.

 

By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center MaryEllen Ryan
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Philippine United Student Organization & Career SUCCESS

As we wrap up the semester, lots of student organizations are finishing off their busy year of recruiting, planning events, and giving their members opportunities to network. An amazing organization to meet professionals, connect with peers on campus, and gain knowledge about Filipino culture is through joining PUSO, or the Philippine United Student Organization.

 

Could you tell me a little more?

PUSO provides an opportunity for anyone who is interested in joining, regardless of whether an individual is a …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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Mediahub Rising Talent Mentorship Program Opportunity – Apply by Apr. 20

Mediahub Worldwide has created an exciting mentorship program, Mediahub Rising Talent Mentorship Program. Mediahub (www.mediahubww.com) is an award-winning, full-service global media company and one of the best media agencies in the ad industry. They describe the agency as “built for challenger brands or companies that are disrupting the status quo and as a result, want a media agency that is challenging and disrupting the norms of media.”

Mediahub’s roster of “challenger brands” includes some of the best in the world, …

By Paul Stanish
Paul Stanish Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center Paul Stanish
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HUGE LinkedIn Secret! …What Do Recruiters See?

Something that students don’t know is that recruiters searching for new talent via LinkedIn have an entirely different view of LinkedIn. In particular, recruiters can search for exactly what they want in a candidate and only bring up results of individuals that fit that criteria. Unsure of what this looks like? Check out this TikTok, which shows a firsthand look at a recruiter’s view on LinkedIn. Additionally, another awesome career TikToker posted this Youtube video on the top 3 tips …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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Meet With Your Career Coach: Readiness Checklist

Use this checklist to prepare yourself for your next meeting with your Career Coach. This ensures you are utilizing the time to the best of your abilities!

By Sarah Vojta
Sarah Vojta Creative Graphic Designer Sarah Vojta
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