Fall 2021:  The Career Center is open for in-person business.  Appointments are offered in-person or virtually and can be scheduled on Handshake.

All resources are also available 24/7 online on TartanEdge.

The career center will be closed and staff will be unavailable Thursday and Friday November 25-26 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Professional Guidance

Senior Success Series

Join us for this series of free sessions hosted virtually by West Chester University. Edinboro students are encouraged to attend!

Creating a Stellar Resume
Monday, January 10th 2022, 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Interviewing Basics
Monday, January 10th 2022, 12:00 …

By Milo Orr
Milo Orr Graduate Assistant Milo Orr
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Use smarthinking for resume and cover letter help during the holidays

Want to submit a resume or cover letter quickly and need a review ASAP? Use smarthinking, the tutoring platform, to get feedback on your written materials within 24 hours!

Click the ‘tutoring’ icon in the portal
Click ‘smarthinking’
Choose Writing …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Career Development Manager Christina Moreschi
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First-Generation College Grads Face More Hurdles in the Job Market

CHRISTELLE LOUIS’ SINGLE mother, a Haitian immigrant and certified nursing assistant at a nursing home, never went to college. But she always pushed her daughter to get the education she needed for a good job—maybe as a doctor or an …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Career Development Manager Christina Moreschi
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Average Salary by Education Level: The Value of a College Degree

By Tim Stobierski
June 2, 2020
https://www.northeastern.edu/bachelors-completion/news/average-salary-by-education-level/

If you’re considering going back to college, you may be considering the various arguments for and against the value of earning a bachelor’s degree.

Many professionals cite “the ability to make more money” as …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Career Development Manager Christina Moreschi
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What It Really Means When Companies Say ‘Pay Is Competitive’ In Job Listings

If you look for a job long enough, you’re bound to run into the phrase “pay is competitive.”

This vaguely promising but subjective line appeared in more than 500 job …

By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Career Development Manager Christina Moreschi
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15 Tips for Using LinkedIn and Facebook to Find a New Job

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
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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How to Interview with Your Whole Self

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
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Maximizing Your Shadowing Experience

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 are …

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A Quick Guide to Writing Professional Emails

Imagine the case of two upcoming high school graduates seeking summer internships before entering college in the fall. The students notice a poster in the library advertising an available internship position, which contains a contact name and email address, but …

By Milo Orr
Milo Orr Graduate Assistant Milo Orr
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Best Practice Social Media Use for Healthcare Professionals

The March 9, 2020 HospitalRecruiting.com blog described cautionary “Don’ts” regarding physicians use of social media. “Don’ts” are so important that they bear repeating:

Don’t confirm Facebook friend requests from patients.
Don’t violate HIPAA regulations.
Don’t dispense medical advice to patients.
Don’t

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Career Service Hours

M 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
T 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
W 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
TH 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
F 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Contact & Location

Phone
(814) 732-2781
Address

Ross Hall #165/166
220 Scotland Road
Edinboro, PA 16444