Author Archives: Mary [uConnect]

Turning Volunteer Experience into Work Experience

Portrait of kitchen staff in homeless shelter. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Many young people finish college successfully only to find that their resume doesn’t have everything they need to land a job in their field. Although the job market is …

By William Frierson - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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Study Abroad: Stories About Career Impact

Read stories from Rutgers students about how their study abroad experience helped them along their career journey!

Click here to see the student stories.

By Mary [uConnect]
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Attend the Resource and Campus Jobs Expo

Monday, January 24, 2022
11:30am – 1pm EST

Find your next on-campus job opportunity and learn about the resources available around campus! The Resource and Campus Jobs Expo brings it all together so that you can get a solid start …

By Mary [uConnect]
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Career Webinars for Doctoral Students

Get career advice specifically for doctoral students! This webinar series with Aurora by Beyond the Professoriate covers a variety of career and job search topics just for you. Webinars will be held throughout the spring semester. Visit the resource below …

By Mary [uConnect]
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5 Ways to Ease the Transition from Community College to University

Illustration depicting a roadsign with a future concept. White background. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

In recent years, students and parents have increasingly found the lower tuition costs associated with community colleges to be a big draw. For many families, the …

By William Frierson - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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Marketing Trends to Prepare for in 2022

While the marketing industry might remain the same, strategies are fluid. Marketing trends come and go. What’s “in” seems to change every year, keeping the best marketers in the business on their toes.

It can be one of the most …

By Jori Hamilton - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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Springboard Mentor Spotlight: Peter Nsaka

Meet Peter Nsaka, a mentor for Springboard’s Software Engineering Career Track

Peter Nsaka is one of many software engineers enabling the “low-code revolution”–the advent of drag-and-drop website builders like Wix, Squarespace, and Webflow that enable non-programmers to establish a …

By Kindra Cooper - Springboard
Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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7 Climate Change Organizations You Should Know

Illustration by Marian Blair

Climate change, global warming, and extreme weather events seem to be prominent fixtures in the news cycle every day, everywhere you look. Scientists and government leaders around the world agree the planet is in a state of …

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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All About Applying for Sports Internships

Are you interested in learning more about the sports world?  When considering internships for college students, think about landing a sports internship.  The following post has advice on applying for these opportunities.

Most people have a passion for something that …

By William Frierson - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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The Everything Guide to a Career in Public Service

When I was 13 years old, I went to science camp. One day, I sat and listened as a scientist described what global warming was going to do to the planet—rising ocean levels, mass extinctions, devastation of populations around the …

By Heather Krasna - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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