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
Pete Ostrander Assistant Director of Career Development 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.
We will send your reviewed document(s) back to you within two business days, and schedule a follow-up …

By Monica Clem
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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 …

By Patrick Mullane - The Muse
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How to Write Professional Emails That Get the Results You Want

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People get dozens, hundreds, or even thousands of emails (let’s not even talk about how many unread emails are sitting in my inbox right now) and it’s easy to miss—or just plain ignore—them on a scroll. So when you’re writing …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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Introducing Featured Alumni Career Mentors

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The Center for Career Development and Experiential Learning and Office of Alumni Engagement are excited to launch a new initiative in the fall of 2020 – Featured Alumni Career Mentors! Many alumni have reached out to Edinboro to express interest …

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Alumni Career Mentor Application

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The Center for Career Development and Experiential Learning and Office of Alumni Engagement are so grateful to the alumni who wish to give back to current students and new graduates through providing career mentoring and advice! If you are a …

By Monica Clem
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6 Job Search Tips for New Grads and Anyone Else Starting Their Careers During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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By Monica Clem
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5 Resume Writing Tips for Remote Jobs

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Since 2005, the remote workforce has grown 173 percent—and it doesn’t look to be slowing down any time soon. In fact, 74 percent of the workforce would prefer to …
By Monica Clem
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Should You Relocate? What to Consider if You’re Thinking of Moving (More than Temporarily) During the Pandemic

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I don’t know about you, but I’ve been feeling a little stir-crazy lately. Staring at the same four walls for more consecutive days than I care to count has me longing to be somewhere (anywhere!) else.

If months of being …

By Jaclyn Westlake - The Muse
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How to overcome common resume and CV stumbling blocks

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Andrew Seaman
Editor for Job Seekers & #GetHired at LinkedIn News
Published on August 10, 2020

Resumes (CVs for our friends outside North America) are deceptive documents. Most people believe these materials are relatively simple to create until they are …
By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Assistant Director of Career Development Christina Moreschi
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Career Services and Resources for Alumni

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The staff in the Center for Career Development and Experiential Learning offers limited career development support to alumni of Edinboro University. Read on to learn more!

The following are available to alumni (undergraduate only) who graduated within the last 12 …

By Monica Clem
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Afraid to Talk About Sensitive Topics at Work? Read this Guide First

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Imagine this: you are at a meeting where some colleagues are beginning to talk about a sensitive topic, such as race and racism in higher education. You know that there is a possibility of accidentally offending someone with your thoughts, …

By Yejin Lee - Idealist Careers
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