Pitch Perfect: No Resume, No Cover Letter…. No Problem

So you are wanting to go to the Non-Profit Job Fair on 30 January and the Career Expo on 5 and 6 February, but you are a bit nervous about talking to employers.  You think to yourself, “What do I …

By Jerry South
Jerry South Assistant Director of Career Coaching Jerry South
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#NDSUintern Spotlight

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Intern: Timothy Straus

Major: Manufacturing Engineering

Company: Puget Sound Naval Shipyard

Location of Internship: Bremerton, Washington

Internship Title: Student Trainee (Industrial Engineer)

Why did you choose the company that you worked for?
I chose Puget Sound Naval Shipyard to round …

By Courtney O'Hotto
Courtney O'Hotto Graduate Assistant Courtney O
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Set-up is Complete for Day 1 of the Career Expo!

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Set up is well underway! The Agriculture & Business Career Expo opens at 1:00 pm!

The Agriculture & Business Career Expo is open to NDSU students and alumni and current students from area four-year universities. Bring your student ID and …

By Cassie Gilbert
Cassie Gilbert Career Coach Cassie Gilbert
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It is Career Expo Week! You don’t want to miss these employer presentations!

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Throughout Career Expo week, employers will be hosting smaller, face-to-face company presentations on campus! Please register for the event you are interested in by clicking here.

1) Simplot
Date: Monday, Sept 24th, 2018
Time: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Location: …

By Cassie Gilbert
Cassie Gilbert Career Coach Cassie Gilbert
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Learn more about Polaris!

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Learn more about Polaris on Wednesday, Sept 26th, 2018 from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm in the Rose Room in the Memorial Union. According to their website, Polaris has the vision, “…to fuel the passion of riders, workers and outdoor enthusiasts around the …

By Jerry South
Jerry South Assistant Director of Career Coaching Jerry South
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Register today for the Cargill presentation at NDSU!

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At 6:00 pm on Tuesday, Sept 25th 2018, Cargill will be providing an informational session! This session is geared towards students in the College of Business, the College of Agriculture, Food Systems, & Natural Resources,  and the College of Science & …

By Amanda Reil
Amanda Reil Senior Career Coach Amanda Reil
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Learn More About Simplot!

Join Simplot and their team for an information session on September 24th from 5:30 – 6:30 pm in the Mandan Room in the Memorial Union! Attendees will learn more about Simplot, the company’s goals, and the types of roles open …

By Amanda Reil
Amanda Reil Senior Career Coach Amanda Reil
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Networking with Employers after a Career Fair

A lot of the blog posts lately have been about what to do before the career fairs, however, it is not just what happens during the career fairs that is important, but also what you do after the career fairs. …

By Jerry South
Jerry South Assistant Director of Career Coaching Jerry South
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J.R. Simplot Company Employer Presentation Review

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On Monday, April 9th, J.R. Simplot Company put on an employer presentation for NDSU students and staff to attend! The event had a great turn out, and the students were also given the opportunity to ask any questions they had! …

By Katie Skalicky
Katie Skalicky Career Mentor Katie Skalicky
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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 Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions
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