Networking 101: Where to Start

In my time as a career counselor, I’ve noticed that students often know the importance of networking, but many do not know how to begin the process of reaching out. Networking, or building professional relationships, is a crucial part of …

By Mark Kaloko
Mark Kaloko Associate Director, The College
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Amazing People Are on LinkedIn, and You Are One of Them

Check out this post from the Carpe Careers blog published on the Inside Higher Ed website – written by PhD/postdoc career advisors for PhD students and postdocs:

By Joseph Barber
Joseph Barber Director, Graduate Career Initiatives
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CS Radio – Episode 155: Early Spring Job Search Strategies

Hearing back from internships can be a stressful waiting game – but don’t fret! – Michael and Natty share their best times for searching, finding, and filtering internships. You can be successful, and you’re not too late!

Resources mentioned:

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By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Associate Director, Communications & Technology
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The Philly Home Corpus Project

This is part of a series of posts by recipients of the 2021 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 …

By Career Services
Career Services
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Only 8% of Leaders Succeed at Both Strategy And Execution — Here’s How To Be One of Them

You’re either a visionary or an executor. At least, that’s what the leadership structures at some organizations would have you think. 

Being both is possible, although perhaps not intuitive. We’ve been taught that the mindsets required to excel at strategy

By Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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My Experience in the Lab

This is part of a series of posts by recipients of the 2021 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 …

By Career Services
Career Services
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Strengthening Your Resume Bullet Points By Answering Three Questions

This post is a continuation of the Graduate Assistant Blog Series featuring advice and perspectives from graduate students working in Career Services.  Below is a post from a current 2nd year Wharton MBA Graduate Assistant:

After many one-on-one resume review …

By David Ross
David Ross Director, Undergraduate Career Initiatives
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Avoiding an All-or-Nothing Approach to Your Career

Check out this post from the Carpe Careers blog published on the Inside Higher Ed website – written by PhD/postdoc career advisors for PhD students and postdocs:

By Joseph Barber
Joseph Barber Director, Graduate Career Initiatives
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CS Radio – Episode 154: Megan Chambers, Career Pivots, Early Recruiting

Undergrad, meganch@upenn.edu), talks about commitment, career fairs, and her life in her role with Career Services.

Career Services Fairs: ​​https://careerservices.upenn.edu/career-fairs/

Student Sign up: https://upenn.joinhandshake.com/stu/career_fairs/30893

What Do People Do All Day: https://anchor.fm/sara-isabel-seymour

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Megan’s love for experiential learning has always driven the …

By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Associate Director, Communications & Technology
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Exploration of Art, Architecture, and Design

This is part of a series of posts by recipients of the 2021 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 …

By Career Services
Career Services
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