Category Archives: Career Events

Post Career Fair Tips

With Career Fair Week in full swing at Carnegie Mellon University, I thought it an opportune time to share advice with attendees on how to make the event a success.  In yesterday’s post, I focused on actions to take prior to … Continue reading

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Career Fair Tips

Today marks the beginning of Career Fair Week at Carnegie Mellon.  By Friday, over 350 firms and 1000+ employer reps will have descended onto campus to meet and interview CMU students.  So how does one prepare for a career fair? … Continue reading

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Your Last Weeks at Your Current Job…

Congratulations on your new job.  This is an exciting time full of possibilities and often one wants to jump right into the new role asap – and sometimes this is possible as your current employer allows you to vacate your … Continue reading

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Career Change? First Step – Take Some Time

In 2007. a senior executive was transitioning out of her corporate career after 20+ years of service at Fortune 10 company.  She had been part of several of cross-functional teams, developed expertise in multiple business units, and she was one of … Continue reading

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Begin With An End In Mind

Today, I was on the phone with an alum and we were speaking about networking.  As we reviewed the basics about reaching out, staying in contact, avoiding focusing only on securing job leads, and other good networking practices – he … Continue reading

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Career Fair Prep – Common Mistakes

With Notre Dame ready to host it annual Winter Career and Internship Fair on January 29th, I thought it an opportune time to share advice with attendees on how to make the event a success.  In Wednesday’s post, I focused on … Continue reading

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Career Fair Prep – Post Fair Tips

With Notre Dame ready to host it annual Winter Career and Internship Fair on January 29th, I thought it an opportune time to share advice with attendees on how to make the event a success.  In Wednesday’s post, I focused on … Continue reading

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