Julia Young

Career Peer Assistant

Julia Young

Julia Young is our undergraduate Career Peer Ambassador. She is a junior business administration major with a concentration in marketing and a minor in digital media production. Julia is passionate about marketing and leadership, and was a spring 2020 member of the ATHENA International Connections Leadership program at Edinboro. She is also an intern for ATHENA Erie! In addition to her work in the Career Center, Julia has worked for University Phonathon and the University Programming Board. Julia manages the Career Center social media accounts and creates new content for our website, as well as tagging and posting jobs, internships, and blogs. Julia is also available to assist students with the following:

  • Resume building, edits and reviews
  • Using career technology and resources like Handshake and Big Interview
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Dealing With Workplace Tensions about COVID-19

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The COVID-19 pandemic has led to unprecedented changes in workplaces across the country. As lockdowns begin to be lifted and new policies are implemented to stop the spread of COVID-19, many people have experienced increased tension in the workplace.

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3 Tips for Fighting Interview Fear

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Interview fear is nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, it’s natural, stemming from the human desire to seek approval and validation. So, first, when trying to deal with your interview fear, it’s important to recognize that interview fear is …

By Natalie Fisher - Vault
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Keeping the Kids Home? How to Balance Work and Play

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Due to the novel coronavirus many schools are poised to remain closed throughout the winter, and parents are understandably struggling to reach a balance that works for themselves and their children. If you’re one of the

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
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What to Do With a Psychology Major: 8 Jobs You Should Consider

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If you already have or are thinking about pursuing a degree in psychology, you’re not alone. According to the American Psychological Association’s Center for Workforce Studies, about 3.5 million people in the United States held a bachelor’s degree in psychology …

By Deanna deBara - The Muse
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Living with Chronic Illness or Disability | Know Your Strengths

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The job search is already an anxiety-inducing endeavor, but it can also be demoralizing when you live with chronic illness or disability. You may be unsure of whether or not to disclose your health status from the get-go and, if …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - Idealist Careers
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10 Tips for Finding a Mentor—and Making the Relationship Count

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When Kelly Jackson was a 24-year-old public relations manager at the Philadelphia-based marketing firm Allen & Gerritsen (A&G), she asked three top executives at the firm to be her mentors—to answer her questions, offer advice, and help her navigate the …

By Lisa Rabasca Roepe - The Muse
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How to Balance Postgraduate Studies and Full-Time Work

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Balancing full-time work with any other level of responsibility is difficult enough on its own. Completing full-time work with postgraduate studies is a whole different ball game. A postgraduate degree or diploma is an advanced level of study that builds …

By Richard Conn - Vault
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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Resume Writing (But Were Afraid to Ask)

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The importance of your resume can’t be stressed enough. Recruiters and hiring managers use it to assess if they want to continue exploring your candidacy for their open roles. That means without a strong resume, you’ll have little to no chance …

By David Solloway - Vault
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