How to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation

If your career plans include graduate school or research, there’s a good chance you’ll need a few recommendation letters from your professors. While you probably asked high school teachers to write letters for you, asking a professor to write one …

By Rachel Pelta - Forage
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What to Bring to a Job Interview in 2022

Whether in-person or over Zoom, the interview is a big step toward a job. And while you know you need to bring your A-game, do you know what to bring to a job interview? Having the right items with you …

By Rachel Pelta - Forage
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What Are Transferable Skills? Definition and Examples

Even if you haven’t had your first professional job, chances are you’ve gained some transferable skills from internships, volunteering, classes, and even extracurriculars. Transferable skills, as the name suggests, are skills you can transfer from one job to another. These …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
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This Fall, The Emory Career Center moves to EagleOps

Starting Fall 2022, the Career Center is moving our career services from Handshake to EagleOps (powered by 12Twenty).

Emory Students will now use EagleOps to:

RSVP for Career Fairs & Events
Schedule Appointments with Career Counselors
Search & Apply for …

By Frank March
Frank March Marketing & Communications Specialist
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Top Five Reasons to Consider a Career in Healthcare

We have all seen it on TV. The too-handsome doctor running into the operating room without scrubbing in, grabbing a scalpel barehanded, yelling “Push Epi!” to the other myriad nurses and techs while the medical students look down in awe …

By Jacob Bollinger, PA - Hospital Recruiting
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What are employers looking for when they hire college and university students?

A common misconception amongst students and other job seekers is that every employer has a similar or even identical lists of attributes they need, want, don’t want, and can’t tolerate. Nothing could be further from the truth. Every role within …

By Steven Rothberg - College Recruiter
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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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Register for Firsthand’s 2022 Women in STEM Virtual Career Fair

On August 24th, Firsthand will be hosting its second annual Women in STEM Virtual Careers Fair. The fair is an excellent opportunity for women who are studying science, technology, engineering, or math or already in STEM roles to engage with …

By Rob Porter - Firsthand
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We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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2022 Guide to Kickstarting Your Career: The top jobs, industries and cities to launch your professional journey

Asa Jones’ career journey began with an unexpected turn.

The Kansas City, Mo. native was working on a marketing degree at the University of Houston when she happened to meet representatives from staffing firm Spencer Ogden at a campus event. …

By Gianna Prudente
Gianna Prudente Associate News Editor
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Finding a Sustainability Career in Business

Sustainability Careers

The field of sustainability in business offers many career paths, including roles in corporate, consulting, government and entrepreneurship. Some roles are very specialized and may require a degree or certification in a specific sustainability field. Examples include energy …

By Bill Zujewski
Bill Zujewski Finding a Sustainability Career in Business
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A Step-by-Step Guide to Networking in 2022

No matter what industry you’re in or how far along in your career you are, networking is a skill that will always be important. Especially when you’re looking for a job.

Over the years, networking techniques have shifted to accommodate …

By Maximilian Vanegas - WayUp
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