Career Services

July 10, 2017

7 Ways to Grow Your Students’ Networks this Summer

The summer months offer a quiet time for career counselors to tie up loose ends from the previous school year, check in with students working summer […]
March 27, 2017

Job Fairs: 4 Tips Counselors Should Share With New Graduates

Josie Chiao, a second-year Computer Science/East Asian double major at UVA, had a daunting first experience at one of her school’s job fairs. She was overwhelmed […]
January 16, 2017

The Greatest Gen Z Workplace Expectations You Need To Know

A new generation is preparing to enter the workforce, so it’s time to change our approach once again. While Generation Z is similar to millennials in […]
November 21, 2016

How To Use Popular Engagement Strategies On College Students

As your career services team is prepping the future leaders of America to enter the workforce, it’s important to treat students as both mentees and employees. […]
October 31, 2016

All You Need To Know About Why Freshmen And Sophomores Should Intern

The first few years of college can be overwhelming — well, for some, all four years of college are a challenge. Maybe that’s why college internships […]
October 10, 2016

You Need to Teach Your Job Seekers These Professional Habits Now

Professional habits are important for job seekers to learn, no matter what stage of their career they’re in. Whether they’re fresh out of college, accepting a […]
September 19, 2016

What Happened to the Follow-Up? How to Help Job Seekers Land Their Big Opportunity

Too many candidates are failing to make a follow-up effort with employers after making contact with them. CareerBuilder’s July 2016 survey found that 37 percent of […]
May 16, 2016

You Need to Know These Awesome Email Etiquette Tips Now

When people hear the term ‘etiquette,’ they tend to think of stuffy, formal dinner parties that involve too many forks, white linen napkins, and uncomfortable suits […]
April 18, 2016

This Is How You Guide Candidates to Success For All Interviews

Hiring practices have changed dramatically over recent years, with several new trends completely redesigning the recruiting landscape. A major part of the hiring process is the […]
March 21, 2016

How to Get Millennials in the Workforce Hired

The job market for millennials is more competitive than ever before. Over the last decade, the unemployment rate has been on a steady decline and is […]
February 15, 2016

How to Help Job Seekers Avoid Bad Career Change Advice

Career changes are more popular nowadays. According to the Sloan Work and Family Research Network, individuals in this generation expect to change jobs and careers more […]
January 18, 2016

4 Tired Job Search Tips That You Need To Update

As the experts job seekers turn to during the job search, we all have go-to pieces of advice we dish out when they need support. But […]