Category: Employer Advice

Employer Reflections on the Career Fair

Over 850 students and alums got a chance to connect with 125 local and national employers at last week’s career fair, and the employers were impressed!

Posted in advice, Career Exploration, Employer Advice, Helpful Resources, Interviewing, Job Searching, Networking, resume, Uncategorized

Employers on Handshake

Did you know that employers use Handshake to find potential employees and interns? Maggie Massey, the UVM Peace Corps recruiter, likes how easy it is to review public student profiles.  She recommends that, when you activate your profile, “provide details about your experiences. The more you can tell about a student, including volunteer experience and interests, the better.  Companies want employees that fit their organizational culture, let your Handshake profile reflect who you are!”

Posted in advice, Career Exploration, Employer Advice, Job Searching, online identity, Uncategorized

Peer Mentors Making a Difference

Meet Mehanna Borostyan, a junior studying Political Science & Global Studies and a Senior Career Peer Mentor at The Hub. Mehanna was an office assistant in the Career Center as a first-year student, where she learned about the peer mentor

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What Employers Want: Selling Your Soft Skills

Even though I don’t know who you are, I am going to be honest with you. When I graduated from UVM (Go Cats Go!) I had no idea what an employer really wanted, let alone what I wanted to do.

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Meet Your Networkers: Josh Brown

Attending our Vermont Career Networking Night? Allow us to introduce you to some of our amazing Alumni Networkers who will be in attendance! We asked our alumni to answer a series of questions, and their responses are for you.

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