Networking for Beginners

Why should I network? How should I network? How should I prepare for a networking event? If you are currently battling with the job- or internship-search process, it is probable that you have asked yourself at least one of these questions. Being a student, I find it difficult to prepare for networking events. Without a …

Job Fair Follow-Up: Insights from an Employer

Organization: Enterprise Holdings Representative: Randi Blender, Talent Acquisition Manager The Job Fair is over! What do you suggest that students do to follow up? When I meet someone at the Job Fair, it’s always nice to receive a thank you and see his/her online application. If a student secures an interview from the Job Fair, …

Is the Cover Letter a Thing of the Past?

In a world where time is of the essence, many students ask whether or not they should use a cover letter for an internship application. Over the last few years this question has also been a discussion with Human Resource professionals and Career Counselors alike. At the end of the day, the answer is still …

Savvy Seniors: Interviewing

The interview is usually the final hurdle to the job. When you get asked in for the interview, take the extra time to shine. This is your moment! If you are in the beginning phases of the job search, the interview may seem a long way away. However, take a little time right now to …

Savvy Seniors- Networking with Professionals in Your Field

Happy 2012 Seniors!  This is the year you will become a college graduate! As you look to the future, here are three words of advice for you: Network, network, network! Perhaps you are wondering what networking really is and how to proceed? Networking: What, Why, & How What Establish and maintain relationships. Have conversations with …

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