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What is Networking?

Friday, December 16, 2016 | The PCEs

What is networking? The age-old question, asked by every college student and most adults. It’s one of those things we know is important and beneficial to our success, but we hate to do it.

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Tips for Your Elevator Pitch

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 | The PCEs

Imagine this: You’re minding your own business in an elevator and the CEO of your ideal company or organization steps in on the next floor. What now? Do you spark a conversation, or do you miss the opportunity to truly sell yourself?

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Freshmen, you're welcome, too!

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 | The PCEs

More often than not, first years don't visit the Center because they believe they don't have enough experience to make a sufficient resume. That doesn't matter!

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Land Your First Job: Invaluable Tips on Preparing for Interviews

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | The PCEs

Job interviews may seem daunting. Here’s everything you need to prepare for them the right way.

Written by JoAnna Mak, Peer Career Educator 

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10 Career-Related Things to Accomplish Over Break

Friday, March 25, 2016 | The PCEs

When you’re all done relaxing and recharging this break, tackling some (or all) the items on this list is bound to help you get ahead of the game for your job search. 

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