Career Tips

Career-related tips and resources

Career Quest: GW in Seattle

Career Quest offers GW students an exclusive opportunity to gain an up-close and personal experience with leading organizations in major cities. This fall, we are connecting virtually by bringing you Career Insights.

Join this session to hear from our alumni …

By Yiwen Chen
Yiwen Chen SEAS Career Ambassador
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Interviewing Tips & Resources

If you’ve got an interview coming up, be sure to check out these resources to help you prepare:

SEAS Interviewing Guide or the SEAS Video Interviewing Guide with answers to common questions and resources for technical interviews
Watch the Impactful …

By Kendra Northington
Kendra Northington Senior Career Counselor
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Free Resources to Build Your Tech Skills

If you are looking to build some tech skills and make yourself a stronger candidate, check out these FREE corporate resources. Use your student email to ensure access.

Google

https://developers.google.com/training/

https://careers.google.com/students/

 

IBM

https://www.ibm.com/blogs/ibm-training/free-training-to-update-skills/

 

SAS

https://www.sas.com/en_us/learn/academic-programs/students.html

By Kendra Northington
Kendra Northington Senior Career Counselor
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Need Career Help? Schedule a Virtual Appointment!

Need Career Help? Schedule a Virtual Appointment!

SEAS students can schedule virtual appointments with a career coach. Log in to your Handshake profile to schedule an appointment. You can reach our staff at seascareers@gwu.edu. And don’t forget that all of our …

By Amber Samuels
Amber Samuels Career Services Fellow
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How to Find Great Employers on Handshake

Check out the original blog post here.

With over 500,000 employers that hire college students and recent grads on Handshake, it can feel daunting to figure out which ones are best for you. That’s why Handshake has tools to help …

By Yiwen Chen
Yiwen Chen SEAS Career Ambassador
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How to Apply For CPT

If you are a SEAS graduate student on an F-1 visa, currently in the U.S., and you are planning to work at an internship this fall, you will need to apply for Curricular Practical Training (CPT). Review the steps in …

By Kendra Northington
Kendra Northington Senior Career Counselor
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How to Show Up for Virtual Networking Events

A big shift that’s happening in the professional world is the increased number of virtual networking events. Conferences, career fairs, panels, and information sessions have all moved online, at least for the rest of 2020. With so many events of …

By Kendra Northington
Kendra Northington Senior Career Counselor
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seasHow: How to Find a Job by Location

Sometimes you have a quick question and need a quick answer. Our seasHow tutorials are short “how-to” videos so you can easily get the info you need.

This week’s tutorial is How to Find a Job by Location. Click here …

By Yiwen Chen
Yiwen Chen SEAS Career Ambassador
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Career Skills Series: Managing Remote Work

The SEAS Career Center is sharing our top LinkedInLearning videos with you to help you make the most out of summer. This week’s series is for Managing Remote Work

1. Visit http://go.gwu.edu/linkedinlearning and sign in with your GW email.

2. …

By Kendra Northington
Kendra Northington Senior Career Counselor
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seasHow: How to Find Remote Jobs on Handshake

Sometimes you have a quick question and need a quick answer. Our seasHow tutorials are short “how-to” videos so you can easily get the info you need.

This week’s tutorial is How to Find Remote Jobs on Handshake. Click here …

By Yiwen Chen
Yiwen Chen SEAS Career Ambassador
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