Savvy Seniors: Interviewing- 5 Tips to Get the Job!

Graduation is almost here – all your hard work is paying off.   After the celebrations fade, reality will set in.   Time to get a job. Before the job, comes the interview, are you ready to rock it? Get Ready: Research the company, maybe even the person you will interview with. Use your web skills and …

The Job Fair is for Everyone!

Why should Senior and Graduate students attend? Make connections to employers so you are on their radar for next spring or next year. Many employers will keep your resume & remember you when there are openings later. Some deadlines are soon, and it helps to know/prepare for what will be offered in the future. Pick …

Summer—Prime Time for Building Your Career

On these below-zero February days, visions of summer usually involve sun and beaches. Hold that thought… but add to it visions of career-related experiences. Yes, summer is a great time to explore fields of interest, test the waters of an industry you are considering, develop skills to make you competitive as you enter the workplace, …

Savvy Seniors: What’s Networking Got To Do With It? A Career Journey

Chapter 1: Finding Focus I entered college knowing exactly what I thought I wanted to study. Like many, I left college pursuing a very different path and preparing for a very different career than I had imagined. Subsequently, I earned a professional degree from UVM (a M.Ed.) and was on track for a career in …

Catamount Job Link: Did you know?

The Catamount Job Link (CJL) is an on-line job and career management system. Staff from the UVM Career Center manage it and are the people “behind the scenes.” Did you know? Through CJL, you can search (and often apply to) jobs and internships from employers who have said they want to advertise to UVM students/alumni. …

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