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Making the most of Targeted Resume to robot-proof your resume

Many employers use applicant tracking software to manage the 100s or 1000s of applications they receive for internships or jobs. …

10 tips to improve your resume today

If you are currently working on a resume as part of an internship or job search, and are looking for …

Negotiating your job offers

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Workshop description: As a doctoral student or postdoc, negotiating a job offer …

Answering “why are you leaving academia” questions in interviews

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Workshop description: For many doctoral students and postdocs, making a jump from …

10 strategies for more effective interviewing

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Workshop description: From first round interviews via Zoom, to final round, in-person …

Mastering the cover letter in 10 steps

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Workshop description: If you are having a hard time getting started with …

10 steps for converting your CV to a resume

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Workshop description: Your academic CV is a great starting point for developing …

Good questions to ask when networking, and why they are helpful

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Workshop description: Finding and talking to Penn alumni and contacts in your …

Networking effectively from the start of your doctorate to the end of your postdoc

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Workshop description:Setting aside a small amount of time for professional development activities …