The Answer to: Do You Really Have Transferable Skills or Are You Just Unqualified?

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Transferable skills are an important part of today’s job applications.  It is very important to understand employers are looking for employees able to adapt to their culture and unique company needs.  That is where transferable skills come in.  But how …

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Internship Tuesday – Fact or Myth? -Part 2

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This is part 2 of the series “Fact or Myth. If you’d like to read part 1 of this series, please visit the hyperlink below:

Internship Tuesday – Fact of Myth? – Part 1

Internship Eligibility:

Myth – “I am …

By Emmanuel Jinor
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Career Report: Employers seek recent NDSU graduates.

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Employers value and seek out NDSU graduates, according the 2018 Career Outcomes Report. The report, produced by the NDSU Career Center in collaboration with the Office of Institutional Research and Analysis, shows 83 percent of recent graduates are either employed …

By Cassie Gilbert
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Join in during the Major Madness Exploration Workshop!

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Did you know that according to Insidehighered.com,  almost a third of first-time college students choose a major and then change it at least once within three years?  Students throughout the year find themselves in the interesting situation of learning about …

By Cassie Gilbert
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Internship Tuesday – Fact or Myth? Part 1

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 Paid Internships:

Myth – Internships that pay the most are the best internships.

Fact – Pay and fringe benefits are things to consider when choosing an internship; however, the goal of an internship is to get relevant career experience, network …

By Emmanuel Jinor
Emmanuel Jinor Internship Program Specialist Emmanuel Jinor
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Intern Tuesday – Benefits of an Internship

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About 34% of students who registered an internship for credit through the Career Center found their internship through NDSU Career Expos.

It’s only 7 days to Spring 2019 Career Expos, 😀Yay! With about 120+ employers attending on Day 1 and …

By Emmanuel Jinor
Emmanuel Jinor Internship Program Specialist Emmanuel Jinor
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Pitch Perfect: No resumes, no cover letter, no problem

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So you are wanting to go to the Non-Profit Job Fair on 30 January and the Career Expo on 5 and 6 February, but you are a bit nervous about talking to employers.  You think to yourself, “What do I …

By Jerry South
Jerry South Assistant Director of Career Coaching Jerry South
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CAREERlink: Research Tools

CAREERlink is the NDSU Career Center’s Job/Internship Board.

CAREERlink is similar to INDEED.COM or Monster.com except it is specific to only NDSU students and alumni.  Any student looking for on or off campus: part time job, work study, Graduate Assistantship, …

By Jerry South
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Networking with Employers after a Career Fair

A lot of the blog posts lately have been about what to do before the career fairs, however, it is not just what happens during the career fairs that is important, but also what you do after the career fairs. …

By Jerry South
Jerry South Assistant Director of Career Coaching Jerry South
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Join Area Employers for the Part-Time Jobs Fair Going On NOW!

Are you still looking for a part-time job? Well, you are in luck! Join area employers and NDSU Departments in the Great Plains Ballroom in the Memorial Union until 2:00 pm to apply for jobs that interest you! Be sure …

By Cassie Gilbert
Cassie Gilbert Career Coach Cassie Gilbert
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