Career Topics

International Students – Check the Box!

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If you are an international student on an F-1 visa be sure to update the work authorization information in Handshake. Don’t miss out on thousands of job and internship opportunities!

Step 1 – Sign in to Handshake and go to …

By Kendra Northington
Kendra Northington Senior Career Counselor Kendra Northington
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Staff Spotlight: Meet Amber Samuels

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Get to know the Career Center Staff this semester!

Q: What is your role at the SEAS Career Services Center (i.e., W. Scott Amey Career Services Center)? 

A: At the SEAS Career Services Center, I work as the Career Services …

By Amber Samuels
Amber Samuels SEAS Career Services Fellow Amber Samuels
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Winter Skills Series #2 – Stress-Less Job Search

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The SEAS Career Center is sharing our favorite LinkedIn Learning videos with you to help restore and recharge this winter. 

This week’s series will show you how to have a Stress-Less Job Search

 

 

 

 

 

Visit go.gwu.edu/linkedinlearning

By Kendra Northington
Kendra Northington Senior Career Counselor Kendra Northington
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5 Reasons You Should Write a Cover Letter—Even When the Job Description Says It’s Optional

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We get it. Writing a cover letter for every application is hard. So when you come across the words “cover letter optional” on a job posting, you might feel a weight lift off of you. After all, your application just …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Need to practice your interviewing skills? Use InterviewStream!

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Prepare for upcoming interviews and improve your answers with InterviewStream. Create a custom mock interview and practice anytime, day or night. This resource is free for all GW students and includes over 7,000 interview questions to choose from!

Watch our …

By Amber Samuels
Amber Samuels SEAS Career Services Fellow Amber Samuels
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