5 Considerations for a Truly Inclusive Office Space

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Is the design of your office inclusive? It may comply with federal regulations for accessibility, but does it really accommodate employees of all ages, abilities, and genders? From lighting to bathroom signage, the design of today’s modern office should match …

By Lakshmi Hutchinson - Idealist Careers
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Pre-health Prep: Shadowing vs. Clinical Volunteering

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Many pre-health students wonder what the difference is between shadowing and clinical volunteering, as well as how much of these experiences they before applying to professional school.  Here’s a quick take:

Shadowing is observing a medical professional at work in …

By Carol Hagan
Carol Hagan Senior Associate Director, Graduate School Advising Carol Hagan
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Why Good Candidates Turn Down Job Offers – and What You Can Do About It

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The time and effort you spend recruiting talent, from the most entry-level to the most senior or specialized hire, is a costly investment. Maintaining staffing levels is critical to administrative needs and patient outcomes. Recruiting successfully keeps the …

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Discovery Days – NBCUniversal

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Ryan Bush is a sophomore in the College studying Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, with minors in Business Economics and Data Analytics. He is originally from Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Last year, I had the privilege of participating in the Penn Career …

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Final Exams & Winter Break at Career Services

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Career Services wishes you the very best during finals! Below is our schedule during final exams and winter break:

12/13: 9am-5pm; Last day for Peer Career Pop-Ins: 1pm-5pm

12/16: 9am-5pm

12/17: Abbreviated hours: 9am-12noon; 2pm-4pm

12/18 and 12/19: 9am-5pm

12/20:

By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Digital Resources Manager Michael DeAngelis
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Ghosting an Employer is Bad For Your Professional Reputation – And Also Just Plain Bad Manners

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We get it….. between classes, extracurricular activities, and part-time campus jobs, students have busy lives and sometimes it’s hard to get everything done.  However, one thing you should definitely make time to do is maintain your professional reputation as it …

By Barbara Hewitt
Barbara Hewitt Executive Director Barbara Hewitt
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Thanksgiving Break

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Career Services will be closed from 2pm on Wednesday, November 27th until 9am on Monday, November 25th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.  If you are celebrating, we hope you have a wonderful holiday and that everyone has a restful …

By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Digital Resources Manager Michael DeAngelis
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How to Turn Interns into Your Biggest Ambassadors

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Internships are part and parcel of many higher education programs. They arehands-on learning opportunities: emphasis on learning. You can fill intern hours with things that barely check requirement boxes and get some envelopes stuffed, or you can give your …

By Ashley Fontaine - Idealist Careers
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Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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How To Get The Most Out of Customized Career Services Emails

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Did you know that you can customize your email digests from Career Services so that they reflect the content, jobs and industries you’re most interested in? You can change your preferences at any time and these options are open to …

By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Digital Resources Manager Michael DeAngelis
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Making Effective Connections at Career Fairs (and beyond)

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By Claire Klieger

The career fair season can be overwhelming. I vividly remember in the fall of my senior year, a friend of mine in the business school convinced me to attend the fall career fair…on the day of the …

By Claire Klieger
Claire Klieger Senior Associate Director, The College Claire Klieger
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