Northeastern’s Department of Career Development held its first career fair of the academic year on Thursday, as more than 2,000 students sought co-ops and full-time job opportunities and networked with representatives from more than 260 companies.
The Fall Northeastern Career Fair on October 2 is a new experience for many international students (and for domestic students as well). For some people, the concept of “new” is […]
So, you’ve decided to link up with a connector for an informational interview. Great, but do you feel you are asking for a favor—i.e. for advice and guidance—without offering anything […]
This guest post was written by NU Alum Kelly (Sullivan) Good she currently works as geologist at Environmental Resources Management in Chicago. When I graduated from college, I was convinced I knew […]
This guest post was written by Samantha Palmer, a 3rd year biology student who just completed her first co-op at the cosmetic company, Living Proof, Inc. Finals were approaching and anxiety of acquiring […]
So, many of my clients have heard that networking leads to a job, but still many of them don’t understand how. My last four posts got down to the nitty gritty of networking […]
Most people start their careers after graduation. Unless they go to Northeastern where most Huskies graduate with two or three co-ops under their belt. In fact, close to 8,000 students interview and get hired for co-op positions each year by our global network of 3,000 employers.
Courtship [kawrt–ship, kohrt-] noun the wooing of one person by another. the period during which such wooing takes place. In other words: the period of a time you spend dating, trying to figure out whether or not you think that the relationship will go long […]
Your phone buzzes, and yes, you got a response from that online dating inquiry. “Sweet, now what do I do? Do I text back right away? Maybe I should wait […]
Last week we touched upon the social/in person approach to networking, or what I referred to as “happenstance”, where you meet somebody by chance or ideally, purposely put yourself in […]
So let’s start with the initial approach. Realistically, there are three ways to meet potential dating victims. Two of which are very targeted and deliberate. The other one is more […]
Generally, when I mention the word “networking” to students, a look of sheer panic fills their eyes. It’s as if I asked them to recite the Declaration of Independence or […]