What’s a Phone Screen? Here’s What You Need to Know Before That “Quick Chat” With the Recruiter

So you got an email back from a job you applied to—awesome! The person who reached out is asking to schedule a phone screen. Or perhaps they’re asking to schedule a “quick chat” or “brief phone call.” What does this …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Information Technology Industry Council – Internships and Fellowships

Read below for details on Internships (Sophomores+) and Fellowships (MS +) for a tech policy/advocacy organization called Information Technology Industry Council.

Also, below are links for GAO opportunities that may be of interest to tech/engineering students.

Open & Upcoming GAO Opportunities: 

By Amber Samuels
Amber Samuels SEAS Career Services Fellow Amber Samuels
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UPDATE: Facebook Data Center (Virginia) Virtual Event – Register Now!

When: Tuesday April 27th 5-6:30pm EST

RSVP: https://facebookdatacenterxvirginia.splashthat.com

Where: Virtual!

https://fb.zoom.us/j/98807886823

Passcode: 136626

Meeting ID: 988 0788 6823

What: 

– Learn more about Facebook’s mission, teams, and opportunities: We hope you learn more about the work that we do and the …

By Amber Samuels
Amber Samuels SEAS Career Services Fellow Amber Samuels
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China Telecom Internships for STEM Degree Master’s Students

China Telecom has internship positions open for STEM degree Master’s students. 
Overview
– Majority of all positions require Mandarin.
– These internship positions will sponsor OPT/CPT.
– These internship positions will help students move to full-time and work with the …
By Amber Samuels
Amber Samuels SEAS Career Services Fellow Amber Samuels
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12 Essential Data Engineering Interview Questions and Answers

One of the most substantial economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic was the acceleration of workplace trends like the transition to remote work. While some businesses needed to shut their doors amid the economic slowdown, others have been growing and …

By Guest Contributor - Springboard
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Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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Google Virtual Events in April & May

Black Women in the Tech Industry

April 21st @ 4:00 PM PT / 6:00 PM CT / 7:00 PM ET

Join us as we highlight the experiences, perspectives, and impact of Black Women across Google. From early-career technologists to industry leaders, in both …

By Kendra Northington
Kendra Northington Senior Career Counselor Kendra Northington
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Don’t Bore the Interviewer: Storytelling for Technical Presentations & Interviews

Picture this: After months of applying, you’ve finally landed a job interview at your dream company. You are confident in your skills (direct and transferable) to succeed in the role, but sometimes you get nervous in interviews – stumbling over words, rambling, or going on tangents…

By Chalvonna Smith Teachey
Chalvonna Smith Teachey Director Chalvonna Smith Teachey
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Neilom Foundation – Call for Summer 2021 Interns

The Neilom Foundation is offering paid internships to undergraduate and graduate students. Review this flyer containing the details, and interested students can visit http://www.neilom.org/interns.

By Amber Samuels
Amber Samuels SEAS Career Services Fellow Amber Samuels
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8 Mind Tricks for Crushing Your Interviews

Often, what determines the outcome of your interviews has little to do with the questions you’re asked and if you know all the answers. Instead, the outcome is often dependent on your interview mindset—how you think about interviews and …

By Natalie Fisher - Vault
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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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KACIF Summer 2021 Applications Open

GW Knowledge in Action Career Internship Fund
Call for Summer 2021 Applications

Students who will be interning in necessarily-unpaid internships at government and nonprofit organizations in Summer 2021 are encouraged to apply to the Knowledge in Action Career Internship Fund …

By Kendra Northington
Kendra Northington Senior Career Counselor Kendra Northington
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