Who Interns in a Pineapple Under the Sea?

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This is part of series of posts by recipients of the 2019 Career Services Summer Funding Grant. We’ve asked funding recipients to reflect on their summer experiences and talk about the industries in which they spent their summer. You can …

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CS Radio – Episode 94: “Midterm Madness”

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It’s hard to believe, but it’s already midterm season at Penn. (Despite not actually being mid-term.) When exams start pilling up at the same time as you’re on the job and internship search, things can start to feel overwhelming. This …

By Michael DeAngelis
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Global English Camp

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This is part of series of posts by recipients of the 2019 Career Services Summer Funding Grant. We’ve asked funding recipients to reflect on their summer experiences and talk about the industries in which they spent their summer. You can …

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I-Corps Program at Penn for students and postdocs

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The I-Corps Program is for Penn affiliated individuals to work with Penn-generated ideas and technologies. It is free to participants, and accepted teams receive grants of up to $3000 for their startup idea.  The Fall course kicks off on October …

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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
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For a Dream

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This is part of series of posts by recipients of the 2019 Career Services Summer Funding Grant. We’ve asked funding recipients to reflect on their summer experiences and talk about the industries in which they spent their summer. You can …

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What to Expect at a Mock (and actual) Interview

What to Expect at a Mock (and actual) Interview

As recruitment season is in full swing, I’ve been receiving appointments for mock interviews. What exactly is a mock interview, you ask? It’s the best type of preparation you can expect to get before the interview for your dream (or …

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You Don’t Have To Be A Genius To Write An Effective Resume

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The year is 1482, and a determined Leonardo da Vinci writes a letter highlighting his experience and sends it to his potential employer. This is the birth of the 500-year old exercise of writing a resume.

Today, resumes are still …

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How to Advance in Your Social-Impact Career—Without Changing Jobs

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The potential to learn and grow at work is one of the primary drivers of job satisfaction. Sure, getting a raise doesn’t hurt either, but what do you if you don’t see a way forward in your career? You might …

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CS Radio – Episode 93: “Damage Control”

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Landing an interview is amazing, but how do you handle potentially uncomfortable questions? This week, J. Michael and A. Mylène cover “damage control” – addressing potential landmines in an interview such as legal issues, health issues, gaps in your resume …

By Michael DeAngelis
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