Tiffany Franklin

Associate Director, Engineering

Tiffany Franklin

Tiffany joined the University of Pennsylvania Career Services team in 2014 and provides career and internship guidance to engineering students and alumni.  Prior to coming to Penn, Tiffany served as a recruiter on the technology team of an international staffing company and submitted candidates to top companies in Silicon Valley.  From 2006 to 2013, Tiffany worked at Vanderbilt University in the Center for Student and Professional Development.  In that role, she coached Arts, Media and Communications students, coordinated the Vandy-in-Hollywood summer internship program and traveled throughout the country meeting with engineering alumni  Tiffany launched her career in 1998 at Drexel University, where she advised students on all aspects of their co-op and job searches.  She is dedicated to helping students explore career options, craft resumes/cover letters that effectively highlight their experience and tell their professional story in a way that resonates with recruiters.  Tiffany earned her M.S.Ed. in Psychological Services from Penn’s Graduate School of Education and a B.A. in Psychology from Vanderbilt University.

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11 Steps for succeeding at Video Interviews

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Prepare as diligently as you do for in-person interviews

While the format may be different, you still want to prepare just as diligently for remote interviews as you do for the ones that are in person. See the following list …

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How to Develop Skills & Gain Experience When You’re in a Holding Pattern

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During this difficult time, it can feel as if we are in a holding pattern given the uncertainty surrounding us. With so many questions lingering, you may wonder what you can do regarding your job or internship search. Here are …

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Transform Your Job & Internship Search with Data Analytics

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Everywhere you turn these days you hear about companies using data to drive business strategy and decision making. You can use those same principles to optimize your job search. Best of all, you don’t even have to know Python, SQL …

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Ways to Build Your Leadership Skills

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Focusing on your professional and leadership development during internships, extracurricular activities or entry-level positions can pave the way for success in your present and future endeavors.  The following is an excerpt from a blog article written by Tiffany Franklin, Associate …

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