Talking with employers can be intimidating at first. But it shouldn’t be! Informational interviews have been a great way for me to connect with employers.
Written by Rachael O'Meara, Peer Career Educator
A college student getting involved on campus can be anything between a daunting task to a remarkable and gratifying experience.
If you have none--or just one--paid work experience and feel as if your resume is looking a bit bare, it will be okay. Don't panic! No extracurriculars either? No worries! There are still experiences to put down.
I used to feel intimidated while job and internship searching because of the amount of resources I would have to sort through. As a transfer student, my first semester at UMD was full of scavenger hunts and mind games of how to navigate adulthood and the campus.