Applications for Summer 2022 Knowledge in Action Career Internship Fund Grants Accepted through May 7, 2022

Students who will be interning in necessarily-unpaid internships in the Summer of 2022 are encouraged to apply to the Knowledge in Action Career Internship Fund (KACIF) program. Facilitated by the university’s Career Services Council and funded through the generous support …

By Yiqi Ma
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Tips to Help You Network Better

We often hear about why it is important to network to boost our working contacts, but also it can be of use when trying to break into a new field, role, or simply finding a new job. Networking is not …

By Carolina Rivas Salgado
Carolina Rivas Salgado Career Services Fellow
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GW Development and Alumni Relations is NOW HIRING!

GW Development and Alumni Relations is now seeking Senior Data Analyst, Health and Medicine Philanthropy to join the systems and analytics team in GW Development and Alumni Relations.

Top responsibilities will be to:

Manage the integrity of the data within …
By Yiqi Ma
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Do You Want to Enter a Raffle to Win Apple AirPods? Complete the 10-Day Handshake Profile Challenge!

Did you know that completing your profile on Handshake can help with your career search? It can help employers find you easier during searches. Completing your profile also gives you personalized job recommendations which can save you time and help …

By Jessica Palermo
Jessica Palermo Senior Career Counselor
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Apply Now! Graduate Professional Development Fund

SEAS Career Services is partnering with Leidos to help cover the cost of fees associated with professional engineering associations.

Students may request up to $200 to go towards the cost of professional or career activities including:

Joining or renewing membership …

By Amber Samuels
Amber Samuels Career Services Fellow
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In 2022, Being Active On LinkedIn Is As Important As Having a Resume

When it comes to LinkedIn, a lot of my clients have it backwards.

I recently spoke to a Project Manager who didn’t get a job that she was a great fit for because of her LinkedIn profile. When I asked …

By Anastazija Gavrilovic - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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3 Green Flags You Absolutely Want to Hear In an Interview, According to a Recruiter

I’ve been in many interviews at this point in my career – on both sides of the conversation. As a job seeker, I know the anxiety of trying to read people’s poker faces and figure out if the interview is going …

By Fairygodboss - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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The 8 Negotiation Skills You Need—Whether You’re Job Searching or Not

Let’s say you’re conducting a job search and aiming for an annual salary of $100,000, but a company you’ve interviewed with offers you $87,000. You could grudgingly accept it, walk away, or try to negotiate.

You decide to negotiate and …

By Lisa Rabasca Roepe - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Professional Presentation | How to Build and Share Your Story

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Professional presentation—how you choose to build and share your professional story—is a major factor that can shape your career in the social-impact sector. Whether you are exploring pathways for growth at your current organization or seeking new …

By Lisa Dubler - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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How to Develop Strong Followership Skills

If you aspire to hold a leadership role one day, you first need to learn how to be a great follower. Today, many organizations are pushing back on leadership-centric structures and instead relying on team-centered approaches—which depend on active followership …

By Meagan Solloway - Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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