A student talks with a recruiter at a job fair.


The Fulton Schools Career Center is here to help you prepare for these opportunities and to connect you with employers. Be sure to set up your Handshake account and watch Inner Circle for ways to boost your career.

The career fair is over — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

For the past month and a half, I’ve been writing about what to do to prepare for career fairs. For those of you who attended one of the events, there are a few things you need to do after. Most likely, you were told to “apply online.” This is not a brush off! It is…

Last chance: Final week before the career fair — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

Over the past several weeks, I’ve been writing about preparing for the career fair. Some of you have already fine-tuned and polished your résumé (and had it reviewed), have your professional attire ready to wear, identified and researched your top companies and thought about what you are going to say. Since it’s impossible to be…

Countdown to Career Fair in three weeks — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

January of 2017 is already history and you have only three weeks left to prepare for the Fulton Schools Career Fairs. It’s time to start thinking about your professional attire. Do you have to go shopping? Is your suit clean and pressed? Are your dress shoes shined? Do you need to schedule a haircut? Ladies,…

Countdown to Career Fair in four weeks — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

Get ready to interview with STARR! Some companies will conduct screening interviews at the career fair, and many will be holding first-round interviews on campus the very next day. In addition to doing research on the companies attending career fairs, perfecting your pitch and putting together your professional image, you also need to be ready…

Countdown to Career Fair in five weeks — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

It’s time or create or update your résumé! A well-crafted and effective résumé is not something that can be written quickly. Doing the job well requires a great deal of thought and serious introspection. You need to consider the reader. Recruiters and hiring managers look for the skills and experiences they listed in job descriptions….

Countdown to Career Fair in six weeks — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

You’ve made it through the first week classes and hopefully you are starting to adjust to your new schedule. I want to remind you that you only have six weeks to prepare for the Fulton Schools Spring 2017 Career Fairs! Peer career coaches are holding office hours and are ready to help you get ready….

Take time to reflect — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

Welcome back to campus and to the spring 2017 semester! A new year and a new semester create the perfect time for a fresh start. One way to maximize the opportunities of a new beginning is to take the time to reflect. Before the days and weeks get crazy with all you’ll have to do,…

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