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.

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 …

Exploring careers using LinkedIn & CareerShift

Even before you have your first conversation with a new contact as part of your networking outreach, there is plenty …

Exploring careers by using job boards

Even when you are not looking to apply for jobs or internships, job boards can provide a wealth of information …

How to start exploring your career options before you start the job search

Whether you have just started your graduate program or postdoctoral fellowship, or are a significant way through it, exploring your …