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COVID-19 Career Advice, FAQs, & Resources

We know that the coronavirus pandemic has changed the career and internship landscape for many. In response, Penn Career Services created this community designed to centralize information, resources and advice during these uncertain times.

Starting a New Job Remotely Can Be Scary—Here’s How to Impress Everyone Right Off the Bat

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As if starting a new job wasn’t already daunting enough, you may now be faced with the challenge of starting a new job remotely, without ever meeting your colleagues in person. This might be happening during the coronavirus pandemic—and hey, …

By Kate Bratskeir - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Networking While Remote | How Professionals of Color Can Stay Connected During the Pandemic

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You may have heard at least one of these sayings throughout the course of your career: “It isn’t what you know but who you know” and “Your network is your net worth.”

Ring any bells? Having access to the right …

By Dr. Waajida L. Small - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
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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CS Radio – Episode 117: “The Wellness Factor”

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J. Michael and A. Mylene are joined by special guests Sharon Fleshman and John Tuton to discuss the importance of wellness.

Show Notes:

Wellness @ Penn

By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Digital Resources Manager Michael DeAngelis
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Whether or not to take classes pass/fail? That’s the question.

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The decision to take courses for a grade versus pass/fail is a significant one and there may be multiple factors at play. Different circumstances will determine whether or not (and how many) P/F courses may make sense for each …

By Claire Klieger
Claire Klieger Senior Associate Director, The College Claire Klieger
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Yes, You Should Still Take Time Off Work During COVID-19—Here’s How to Make the Most of It

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If you’ve been working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, you might feel like all of the days are running together and you don’t have a good handle on time anymore. Here’s a question for you: When’s the last time …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Career Resources

LinkedIn Learning is an online training library that provides access to tutorials covering a wide selection of topics. Course offerings include …

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