Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

Joyce Donahue is a former coordinator of career development from the Fulton Schools Career Center. Read her archive of weekly career tips for Fulton Schools students.

Introducing Jessica Caolo — Joyce’s Final Career Tip of the Week

I would like you to meet the newest member of the Fulton Schools Career Center’s staff: Jessica Caolo. She will be taking over undergraduate career development, first-year student career programs, hiring, training and supervising undergraduate peer career coaches and writing Career Tips.

Telephone interviews — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

“Screening interviews”, as well as regular interviews, are frequently conducted via phone. Even though students today are usually seen using their cell phones, most of the time, they are communicating via text or in another way that is different from a traditional phone call. Unlike, Baby Boomers and Gen-Xers, who spent a large part of…

It’s time to interview — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

Even though the Fulton Schools Fall Career Fair is over, we are still in the middle of a peak season for campus recruiting. First- and second-round interviews will be taking place over the next several weeks, on campus, virtually and at company locations.

Get ready for Career Fair! Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

Things to do THIS WEEK: Create or revise your résumé Research companies and identify your top choices Perfect your pitch (introduction) Practice interviewing Assemble professional attire We have reached the final week before the Fulton Schools of Engineering Fall Career Fair. Professional staff will be hosting webinars. (Register through Handshake) On Friday, September 13, 2019,…

Are you a victim of “Justan’ Only”? — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

With the fall career fair only a few weeks away, Fulton Schools students are keeping peer career coaches and professional staff busy with résumé review appointments. Naturally, everyone wants their resumes to portray their best selves. Unfortunately, students will often express concerns that they “have not done enough” or are “not good enough”. “I have…

It’s time to get ready — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

The Fulton Schools Career Fair is only three weeks away! We have a full schedule of activities to help you prepare. Check out our prep events and mark your calendar. Plan to attend several. It is also time to update, not only your résumé, but your profiles in Handshake and LinkedIn as well.

Welcome Fulton Schools Engineers! Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

Whether you are new to ASU or a continuing student, the professional staff of the Fulton Schools Career Center and the peer career coaches want to welcome you and wish you a successful fall 2019 semester. The fall career fair will be here before you know it. NOW is the time to create or revise…

This week is special! Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

This is the last full week before the start of the fall semester. Many of you have finished, or are finishing, your summer internships. Others might have been taking classes, working, traveling, volunteering or doing research over the summer. Soon, you will be falling into the pattern of classes, homework and schedules filled with other…