Interviewing While Non-Binary | Tips for Job Hunting with Confidence

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Interviewing for a job can be scary. Despite the preparation you’ve put in and the research you’ve done on the organization, when you walk (or Zoom) into the interview room, many unknowns still remain.

You don’t know how you’ll connect …

By Joeli Katz - Idealist Careers
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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 …

By Monica Clem
Monica Clem Executive Director, Career Development and Experiential Learning Monica Clem
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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
Monica Clem Executive Director, Career Development and Experiential Learning Monica Clem
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Chronically Capable | Tips for Job Hunting While Living with Chronic Illness or Disability

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Chronic illness and disability are more ubiquitous than you may realize: more than 40% of the U.S. population lives with at least one chronic illness and that number is expected to increase to more than 50% this year. And 26% …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - Idealist Careers
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Here’s Why You Should Not Include a Picture on Your Resume

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In 2020, our communications—even corporate communications—are highly visual. We commonly speak in memes, GIFs, and emojis, so attaching a picture to your resume may seem like a good idea. But not so fast…

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Assistant Director of Career Development Christina Moreschi
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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
Monica Clem Executive Director, Career Development and Experiential Learning Monica Clem
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How College Students Can Get a Job Amid COVID-19

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U.S. News and World Report, by Jordan Friedman, May 21, 2020

OSCAR AMAYA, WHO recently graduated with a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Arizona State University, has experienced the challenges of finding a job during the coronavirus pandemic firsthand. …

By Monica Clem
Monica Clem Executive Director, Career Development and Experiential Learning Monica Clem
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How to Begin a Conversation with an Alumni Mentor

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Edinboro University alumni are always giving back to their alma mater in meaningful ways through our annual fund, volunteer opportunities, and scholarship donations. The Center for Career Development and Experiential Learning and the Office of Alumni Engagement are excited to …

By Monica Clem
Monica Clem Executive Director, Career Development and Experiential Learning Monica Clem
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Applying to Grad School: The Ultimate Guide

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Applying to grad school can be stressful and time-consuming. If you don’t plan ahead enough, you may miss critical deadlines, not give recommenders enough notice, or not turn in the best application possible. Whether you are just beginning to think …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Assistant Director of Career Development Christina Moreschi
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How to Write a Stand-Out Personal Statement for Grad School

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If you’re applying to graduate school, you’ll likely need to write a personal statement. But what exactly is a graduate school personal statement? And what should you write about to give yourself your best shot at admission?

In this guide, we teach you …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Assistant Director of Career Development Christina Moreschi
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