Videos

Welcome to Career Services (Fall 2020)

Career Services will be offered in a virtual fashion this fall, but in the same robust manner that you've come to expect. Learn more about virtual appointments, career fairs, and more.

Beyond Autofill – Developing a Savvy Social Media Strategy for Your Job Search When Social Media Isn’t Normally Your Thing

As you are thinking about your career and professional development, you have probably asked yourself whether there is more you …

CAMS: Careers in Consulting

Consulting has long been one of the top career paths of College graduates and for good reason: College graduates are …

Family Weekend 2021

Executive Director Barbara Hewitt gives an overview of Penn Career Services and talks about some of the challenges and opportunities …

The anatomy of a job offer letter – and what to do when you get one

While offer letters for different types of jobs (and from different industries) will differ in terms of some of what …

How to answer the “tell me about yourself” and “greatest strength/weakness” questions

The “tell me about yourself” question is usually one of the first questions you will be asked in your next …

How to prepare effectively for upcoming interviews

While you may be working and updating versions of your resumes for weeks as part of your job/internships search, when …

Telling stories – give your cover letters an energy and emotional boost

As a much less structured document than a resume or CV, many job/internship applicants can feel confused by what a …

Coordinating your CV/resume with your online presence

As you are exploring careers and applying for internships and job, what is the best way to ensure that your …

Networking strategies for introverts (and a few for extroverts too)

The idea of networking effectively for professional and career develop can sometimes feel overwhelming for even the most extroverted of …