Use your resources, use your network

This month our theme focuses on using your resources to build your career and leadership skills. Kacey Schaum, assistant director for the College of Arts and Sciences, shares a few stories about how networking can be a great tool and resource in your professional career. Networking in action In my own career, I’ve seen the … Continue reading Use your resources, use your network

Do your resume and cover letter reflect your best self?

This month we’re continuing our theme of branding yourself by talking about our treasure chest, resume checklist, and cover letter checklist worksheets. When it comes to branding yourself for an employer, your resume and cover letter say it all, by telling them who you are before you even walk in the door. It’s important to … Continue reading Do your resume and cover letter reflect your best self?

Learn how to tell your STAR stories for your next interview

Last week we talked about branding yourself and introduced the six leadership skills. An essential element of branding yourself is being able to articulate the qualities and characteristics people know they are always going to get from you. Today, we are going to review the STAR Method, which is a structure for answering interview questions … Continue reading Learn how to tell your STAR stories for your next interview

A career playlist for when internship applications have you stressed

Internship application season is already gearing up for some majors and we know it can be a stressful time for students. There are hundreds of internships out there and it can be hard to decide which ones you should apply for, what skills and experiences you should showcase and who you should ask to be … Continue reading A career playlist for when internship applications have you stressed

Showing thanks for summer internship or job

You're probably gearing up for the school year, wrapping up a summer internship or job and imagining being back on the bricks of Athens. First, congrats! It's a lot of responsibility to work all summer and your experience will prepare you for the upcoming school year and your professional career. Often emphasis is placed on … Continue reading Showing thanks for summer internship or job