How to customize your resume based on the position — Jessica’s Career Tip of the Week

Posted by on Nov 16, 2020 in Career, Opportunities | 1 comment

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.

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Apply for bridge design engineering opportunities with the California Department of Transportation

Posted by on Nov 16, 2020 in Career, Opportunities | 0 comments

The California Department of Transportation is looking for structural and civil engineers in the Sacramento area. If you’ve ever been interested in designing and constructing bridges you will not want to miss this opportunity! For more information and to apply please visit CalCareers or Handshake.California Department of Transportation logo
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Apply for a software engineer/data entry tech opportunity with Value Logistics LLC

Posted by on Nov 9, 2020 in Career, Graduate Students, Internships, Opportunities, Students |

Value Logistics LLC is accepting applications for a computer software engineer/data entry technician opportunity. They are seeking students that are working towards their bachelor’s or master’s degrees, with respect to computer science, computer engineering and computer software formatting.
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Reframing the “yes, but” statements — Jessica’s Career Tip of the Week

Posted by on Nov 2, 2020 in Career, Opportunities |

Sometimes we may find ourselves getting busy during the academic semester and that is normal. However, what I have found as a career services practitioner over the years is that students will make countless excuses as they are progressing through the career development stages/phases. In this blog, I will present some of the common “yes, but” phrases that I have observed in the Career Center over the years from students. We can think of the “yes, but” statements as negative career cognitions that you are likely to say as you are navigating the career development process. In order to assist you with these negative career cognitions, positive reframes of the “yes, but” statements will also be provided.

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