Val Matta

May 31, 2022
Post Graduation

Put a Stop to Post-Graduation Job Search Stress

Graduates who recently accepted their diplomas – or even those looking at graduation in the next year – who don’t have jobs lined up are understandably […]
April 25, 2022
social media job

Do Not Apply – Spot a Social Media Job Scam

Social media is a hot spot to post and find job listings, but it’s not always clear what is legitimate. Unfortunately, scammers have mastered targeting and […]
April 11, 2022
career resources

Simplifying Career Resources to Engage Students in the Job Search

Everything is digital nowadays. You likely shifted to sending out regular email campaigns to keep students informed years ago. Unfortunately, your outdated newsletters are likely going […]
January 3, 2022
online interview

4 Practical Ways to Sharpen Your Online Interview Skills Before Graduation

Getting ready for graduation is an exciting time, but it can also add extra pressure to perform at the next level, especially when it comes to […]
December 20, 2021
new year goals

4 Best Practices for Setting Attainable Goals in the New Year

It’s almost the new year — what will 2022 bring for you professionally and personally? Take matters into your own hands this year to set attainable […]
November 30, 2021
upskill and reskill

Help Job Seekers Gain the Upskilling and Reskilling Experience Employers Are Looking For

Many business owners are concerned about the impacts of the skills gap and talent shortage, so they are zeroing in on trainability in the hiring process. […]
October 19, 2021
job search tips

3 Ways to Retain Essential Information During the Job Search

Organization is key when you’re on the job search, especially if you’re holding out for the right role and may be on the hunt for months. […]
October 5, 2021

3 Ways to Highlight Your Career Interests in an Interview

Talking about future goals and career interests is a key component of almost every interview. But the questions“Tell me a little bit about why you want […]
August 18, 2021

Teaching College Students about the Internship Resume

When students come to the Career Center asking for help with an internship resume, you know you’re doing something right. Your reach should expand beyond just […]
July 12, 2021
personal branding

It’s Time You Get Your Personal Brand Noticed

As you begin to search for a job, something to consider is your personal branding. Your online presence and persona are available to more than just […]
July 7, 2021

4 Tactics to Improve the Way Students Accept a Job Offer

When graduation is right around the corner, everyone wants to accept a job offer as fast as they can. It’s an enormous weight off their shoulders […]
June 28, 2021

3 Mindful Ways to Negate Job Search Depression

It’s no surprise that there is a strong link between unemployment and poor mental health. The job search process is strenuous, rejection is demoralizing, and loss […]