4 Professional Development Ideas for When You’re Still on the Job Hunt

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If you are still on the job hunt or have been postponed due to COVID-19, you may be left wondering what to do in the meanwhile. Even if you’re submitting applications and actively networking, you may still have “downtime” you’d …

By Madison Berry
Madison Berry Student Success Advisor & Employer Engagement Liaison Madison Berry
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External Blog – How to Ask for Help in Your Job Search (Email Templates Included!)

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The Muse has some fantastic advice and resources for reaching out to your friends, family, and professional contacts for help during the job search. Check it out below!

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a million times: When …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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Grossman Career Connect – Keep Up Your Communication (3 Email Templates!)

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GSB has received multiple questions from students about communication. How do you check in with an employer about the status of your job/internship? How do you network with alumni? How do you ask someone to be your reference? All are …

By Madison Berry
Madison Berry Student Success Advisor & Employer Engagement Liaison Madison Berry
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Use UVMConnect to find Remote Internships with Alums!

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If you’re not on UVMConnect, the official Alumni Network for UVM, then you’re definitely going to want to sign up — the Career Center has launched a Virtual Internships Group to connect alumni employers with students for remote internships!

Remote …

By Madison Berry
Madison Berry Student Success Advisor & Employer Engagement Liaison Madison Berry
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Job Hunting During COVID-19? 6 Things You Need to Know About Remote Hiring Right Now

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Just when you thought that you might be getting the hang of this whole interviewing for a new job thing, the world went sideways. Interviewing (let alone interviewing well) is already challenging enough on a good day. So how, exactly, …

By Jaclyn Westlake - The Muse
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New Resource: The Big List of Job Search Sites

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Getting started on the job or internship hunt can be tricky — especially when you don’t know where to find job quality, exciting job postings.

Luckily, the Center for Student Success has now gathered some of our top job search websites

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From NPR: Advice For The Anxious Post-College Job Search

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NPR posted a timely article addressing one of the biggest question marks of the post-pandemic world — the post-graduate job search.

While they speak with a number of soon-to-be graduates who likely share your questions and concerns, they also speak …

By Madison Berry
Madison Berry Student Success Advisor & Employer Engagement Liaison Madison Berry
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Stay Home, Go Virtual: Try Employer & Career Info Sessions

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Just because we’re remote, doesn’t mean you can’t connect with employers like you would on campus!

Did you know that Handshake has dozens of employer- and organization-run information sessions you can join for free online?

Whether you’re looking to learn …

By Madison Berry
Madison Berry Student Success Advisor & Employer Engagement Liaison Madison Berry
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5 Action Items to Boost Your Job Search (Even During COVID-19)

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For soon-to-be graduates, facing the start of your career during a pandemic can be daunting. And if you haven’t been able to start your job hunt, it may feel even more so.

Remember: even if you have not started applying, …

By Madison Berry
Madison Berry Student Success Advisor & Employer Engagement Liaison Madison Berry
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6 Job Search Tips for New Grads Starting Their Careers During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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Graduating from college or otherwise applying for your first professional job is stressful in any circumstance. But it feels especially daunting when the economy, the job market, and the world in general seem to be turned upside down.

As the …

By Lisa Rabasca Roepe - The Muse
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