Avoiding Job and Internship Scams

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When evaluating potential employment, you must be careful to avoid scams and fraudulent postings. While Edinboro University makes every attempt to block them, scammers constantly find new ways to bypass the system. Fake job postings can be found not only …

By Pete Ostrander
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Online Resume/Cover Letter Review

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Complete this form and attach your resume and/or cover letter files in the appropriate format for a personalized review from the Career Center.
Step 1: Review the content on this page – many of your most frequently asked questions are addressed …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Career Development Manager Christina Moreschi
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Baron-Forness Library temporary closing

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With construction set to begin in August, the Baron-Forness Library building will close its front doors to visitors at the end of business on Friday, May 7.

Construction on this space is expected to last 8 to 12 months, with …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Career Development Manager Christina Moreschi
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8 Tips to Fight That Zoom Fatigue (Because All Those Video Meetings Are Exhausting)

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If you’ve been working remotely for any amount of time, chances are you’ve experienced some kind of “Zoom fatigue.”

We probably don’t need to explain it to you, but just in case: The phrase Zoom fatigue refers to “an overall …

By Kate Bratskeir - The Muse
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How to Land a Internship Despite the Global Pandemic

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It’s that time of year again. Students are gearing up in hopes of finding a fulfilling internship or co-op position.

You’re eager to apply what you’ve learned in school to the real world. But landing an internship may seem like …

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10 Great Jobs for People With Biology Degrees—Because You Don’t Have to Be a Biologist

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If you have a biology degree—or you’re about to get one—you may feel like there are only a few jobs that you’re suited for, and almost all of them require further schooling. But as a biology major, you’re qualified for …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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15 Tips for Using LinkedIn and Facebook to Find a New Job

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Today, recruiters and hiring managers are increasingly using social networks to find talent. This is why it’s essential to have a professional social media presence if you’re in the market for a new job (and important to manage the privacy settings …

By Gabi Casin - Vault
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10 of the Very Best Jobs for Introverts (That Won’t Leave You Drained)

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Not every job is the right fit for every person—so it makes sense that you’d be looking to find a job and career path that feels well-suited to your personality.

While some folks might thrive in a role where they’re …

By Deanna deBara - The Muse
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How to Interview with Your Whole Self

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It’s natural that interviewing can sometimes feel unnatural, as it can often be difficult to know “who you’re supposed to be” during an interview. You might think that you need to interview in a certain way and try to be …

By Natalie Fisher - Vault
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Maximizing Your Shadowing Experience

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During the search for your first job or a new position, you may find yourself with an opportunity to shadow someone working in a similar position. Always, and I mean always, say, “yes!” In fact, if you’re interviewing and …

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9 Jobs You Can Get With a Business Degree

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Business is one of the most popular college majors in the country. In fact, in the 2017-2018 academic year, 19% of all bachelor’s degrees awarded by U.S. colleges were business degrees, according to the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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Should You Go to Grad School? 5 Things to Consider in the COVID Era

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During times of economic weakness or uncertainty, many graduate programs see their applications swell. There are already signs that the economic strain brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic will drive the same kind of increased interest in graduate school.

While …

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