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First Year Fridays !

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Catherine Ferri ’21. One of the most essential skills students must develop in their early college years is professionalism. Suddenly, in the quick transition from high school to college, students begin applying for career-focused positions, like internships — and eventually jobs. Having experienced this seemingly overwhelming…

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Career Expo as Underclassmen

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Aditya Agarwal ‘22 College is an exciting, yet anxious time for many first-year students. It is many students’ first time away from home, and while this may be a fun time, it is also the time to start developing a professional career. The largest professional event…

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Career Expo

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Alex Rabell ‘21 Have you started thinking about what you will be doing next summer? Have you considered gaining experience in a career that interests you? It is a great idea, but how can you make it happen? The Career Expo! On Thursday, September 26th, 2019…

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Your Network is your Net Worth: LinkedIn Edition

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Alex Martiros ‘21. Networking is one of the most important aspects of being in the business world. Communicating your experiences and qualifications is vital to obtaining the jobs of your choice. However, because of our current society and the role that technology plays, applications are currently…

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PCAs: Who and What are They?

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Vivian Hsieh ‘20. Many students come to Peer Career Ambassadors (PCAs) for resume and cover letter help. However, PCAs do a lot more work behind the scenes that you may not know about. We encourage you to read more below to find out what kind of…

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How to Prepare for my Internship

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Davele Zephyr ‘19. Sooo, word on the street is, you got a job! Congratulations! All that time spent on what I am sure was a long application and stressful interviews have paid off because you got the offer and now you are about to start working!…

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The Key to Success: Business Cards

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Luke Martiros ‘21. The business card: a simple tool to provide information and communicate who you are. If you get a job at a well-established company, you may receive business cards that have your position, name, and contact information. Unless you are in the design department,…

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The Search of the Century

Searching for an internship or planning ahead? Don’t lose hope just yet, as there are tons of opportunities out there. It’s never too late! Planning ahead? You’d be surprised at the amount of time and effort a successful internship search can take. Just as it’s never too late, it’s also never too early! List it…

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Which Job Offer Should I Accept?

This blog post was written by Peer Career Ambassador, Julian Parra ‘20. Throughout the semester, you checked off all the boxes on your career development to-do list: went to CCD to refine your resume and LinkedIn profile, reached out to alumni, applied to the positions you wanted, prepared for your interview, and you made good…

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