Career Peer Advisor Q&A

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Hello! My name is Nick Birkhimer, and I am currently serving as one of the Career Peer Advisors at the NDSU Career Center. Most people aren’t entirely sure what that means, so I did a little Q&A session to help …

By Nick Birkhimer
Nick Birkhimer Career Peer Advisor Nick Birkhimer
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8 Smartphone Apps for Student Safety

For every student on campus personal safety is a top concern. Whether you’ve just left home for the first time or have returned for your last year as a senior, it’s critical that you do your best to protect yourself. …

By Amanda Booher
Amanda Booher Events and Marketing Coordinator Amanda Booher
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10 Little Things That’ll Have a Big Impact on Your Career

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When you think of the phrase “career-changing impact,” your first thought is that serious projects lead to serious results. And sure, some people can brag of big wins like working overtime for three months and then scoring a competitive promotion. …

By The Daily Muse
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9 Soft Skills That’ll Put You Ahead of the Competition, According to Real Hiring Managers

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Sure, you’re an Excel wiz, a killer social media marketer, or have years of experience in the sales industry.

But, as you probably know, impressing a hiring manager is about more than just checking the job description boxes. As Muse …

By The Daily Muse
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Career Fair+ App

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Get up-to-date information for the Fall Agriculture & Agribusiness and Engineering & Technology Career Expos!
The NDSU Career Fair+ App includes company information, announcements, fair map, and a note section to track your interview time(s).

Download today!
  

By Bridget Kessler
Bridget Kessler Guest Services & Employer Relations Specialist Bridget Kessler
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The Checklist You Need to Run Through Right After Your Interview

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I get excited every time I find out that a friend just left an interview feeling good about their chances of landing the gig.
Because of my recruiting background, one of the first questions I get asked is, “What …

By The Daily Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions
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Ask a Recruiter: How Can I Be Sure the Culture Is a Good Fit?

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Dear Recruiter,

I’m in the final interview stages at a company I’m pretty excited about. The role is great for me and feels like a step up in my career. The problem is that I’m not sure it’s going to …

By The Daily Muse
The Muse
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Career Closet

Professional Attire

We here at the Career Center believe that all  students should have the opportunity to prepare and present themselves professionally for employers recruiting on-campus for full-time professional and internship opportunities or graduate school.

Our services support students with cover letter/resume reviews, …

By Bridget Kessler
Bridget Kessler Guest Services & Employer Relations Specialist Bridget Kessler
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What Types of Skills are Best for a Sustainability Studies Major?

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If the idea of contributing to solutions for real environmental change appeals to you, then becoming a sustainability studies major might be the right fit for you. What’s the best way to thrive as a sustainability studies major and set …

By WayUp Guide
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The inside look into jump-starting your career
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4 Reasons Summer’s Actually the Best Time to Job Search

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Oh sweet, sweet summertime. Chances are, it’s a time of year when your social schedule is packed. But, your professional life? Well, that seems a little slow.

The office is quieter than usual, thanks to the various vacations your colleagues …

By The Daily Muse
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