Author Archives: Mary [uConnect]

How to Learn Like a Management Consultant

In management consulting, you’re expected to quickly get up to speed with a client’s market position, competitive advantages, financial standing, and overall business model. Clients pay top dollar for consultants, expecting them to offer meaningful insights and actionable plans. Therefore, …

By Vibhu Sinha - 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.
Read more »

A Day in the Life: Genetic Counselor

Deborah Brugman, MS, CGC, is a genetic counselor at Indiana University’s Department of Medical & Molecular Genetics. Previously, she has done pre-natal genetic counseling and helped coordinate a Down syndrome clinic. Brugman, 27, received her undergrad at Purdue University and …

By Jennifer Prestigiacomo - 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.
Read more »

22 Ex-felons Who Became Successful After Prison

“Find something that you are truly passionate about and pour every ounce of yourself into it. If you don’t have anything that you are avid and passionate about that’s okay too. You should never be afraid to try new things. …

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect] Mary [uConnect]
Read more »

A Day in the Life: Social Media Manager

Ever wonder what a social media manager does all day? If so, check out the below: one social media manager tells Vault what she does during each minute of her day at work.

A Day in the Life: Social Media Manager

By Vault Careers - 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.
Read more »

How Scheduling Smarter Can Help Own Your Anxiety at the Office

The following is an excerpt from Own Your Anxiety: 99 Ways to Channel Your Secret Edge by Julian Brass.

You’ve probably had times like this: crazy busy weeks when anxiety rises in you and takes over. Or maybe you get …

By Julian Brass - 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.
Read more »

A Day in the Life: Policy Analyst in a Nonprofit Advocacy Group (Energy)

8:00 AM: Arrive at the office and start the morning with your daily review of the news wires to see what developments are afoot in the energy world:  corporate merger rumors, congressional legislation proposals, updates on the latest accounting scandal, announcements by a foreign …

By Laura Chung Walker - 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.
Read more »

Advice for Transfer Students: Where to Find Rutgers Student Resources

Adjusting to a new university is an ongoing process, and it’s never too late to get a little extra help. Rutgers has a variety of resources available that can help! Click here for a list of on-campus resources.

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect] Mary [uConnect]
Read more »

New Opportunity – Accelerate Your Career (& Win Big) With Braven

It’s no secret that employers want to hire students who have demonstrated that they are ready for the workplace. But how can you do that if you haven’t even graduated yet? Braven’s “Leadership and Career Accelerator” is a great place …

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect] Mary [uConnect]
Read more »

Take 5 Minutes to Find Out if Your Resume is Submission-Ready!

Whether you’re planning ahead for an upcoming job search or need to fast track your resume for an opportunity ASAP, you want to feel confident that your resume is not only clean and polished, but also tailored to the role …

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect] Mary [uConnect]
Read more »

Legal Career Paths: Senior Corporate Counsel, Life Coach, and Podcast Host

Angela Han is a lawyer and a life coach. She helps lawyers get results by transforming blind spots into strengths. She is also host of the “Fit to Practice” podcast, where she interviews lawyers on what it means to be …

By Mary Kate Sheridan - 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.
Read more »