Career Exploration Night is a yearly event aimed at helping new engineering students to learn about the various disciplines of engineering by talking with industry professionals.
Optimal Resume is an amazing resource for any engineering student to obtain valuable feedback on their resume and to enhance their professional image. If you’ve never heard of it before, I highly recommend checking it out on Handshake > Career Center > Resources. At this time, I am going to provide a summary of the great feature that Optimal has to offer!
A resume is something many students struggle with as they start applying to jobs and internships. There are countless ways to write it with so many factors to keep in mind while writing it. It is easy to get caught up in focusing on your own skills and experiences and forget about the qualifications required for the position you are applying for. Tailoring your resume to the position you’re applying for is essential when applying to jobs and internships for a number of reasons. It is necessary to capture the attention of the employer, effectively demonstrate what you have to offer, and express your interest in the company. Here are a few ways you can customize your resume based on the position you are applying for.
The career fair is over and, for the most part, it can feel like your job/internship search is over too. You’ve applied to positions before the career fair, distributed your resume and just have to wait for responses now, right? Wrong! In this blog, I’ll go over some actions you can take to follow-up on your virtual experience and capitalize on upcoming opportunities.