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How to Add Extracurricular Activities to Your Resume—So They Actually Help Your Job Search

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When you’re writing a resume, your education and past jobs are far from the only things that matter. The truth is, the past experiences and skills that employers care about can come from a number of places. And particularly when …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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Tips for Crafting a Post-Interview Thank-You Note

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One of the most important pieces of interview advice is to remember your manners—and by that I mean, write thank-you notes. Sending your interviewer a quick thank-you note is an easy way to make a great impression and show your …

By Ashley Reed - 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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#NDSUintern Spotlight: Colin Geyer

Colin Geyer #NDSUintern Spotlight

Major: Accounting/Finance

Company: Eide Bailly

Location of Internship: Fargo, North Dakota

Internship Title: Tax Intern

Why did you choose the company that you work for?
Eide Bailly has a reputation as one of the best Public Accounting Firms in the …

By Ashley Peifer
Ashley Peifer Events and Marketing Intern Ashley Peifer
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#NDSUintern Spotlight: Jack Radtke

Jack Radtke #NDSUintern Spotlight

Major: Manufacturing Engineering

Company: Doosan Bobcat

Location of Internship: Gwinner, ND

Internship Title: Manufacturing Engineering Co-op

Why did you choose the company that you work for?
Doosan Bobcat is a very reputable company in our area, and I knew it …

By Ashley Peifer
Ashley Peifer Events and Marketing Intern Ashley Peifer
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Ask a CM!

Ask a CM

Hello everyone!

I hope you are all pushing through the end of the semester and handling the stress well. We’re almost done!

Today’s question is: Hello! Where is the NDSU link to ‘Handshake’, the higher ed version of LinkedIn where …

By Sabrina Eggert
Sabrina Eggert Career Mentor Sabrina Eggert
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Ask a CM!

Ask a CM

Hello everyone!

This week’s question is: How do you make a professional email signature if you already graduated?

This is a great question! An email signature can make your emails look much more professional and can also tell other people …

By Sabrina Eggert
Sabrina Eggert Career Mentor Sabrina Eggert
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Ask a CM!

Ask a CM

Hi Everyone!

This week’s question is: How do I start looking for full-time jobs for after graduation?

Great question! We are already half way through the fall semester, and graduation is quickly approaching for December graduates. Job hunting can be …

By Sabrina Eggert
Sabrina Eggert Career Mentor Sabrina Eggert
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Ask a CM!

Ask a CM

Hi Everyone!

I hope you are all doing well and enjoying the fall weather!

This week’s question is: Can alumni work with CM?

The short answer is yes!

Alumni are able to access our services for up to 5 years

By Sabrina Eggert
Sabrina Eggert Career Mentor Sabrina Eggert
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Ask a CM!

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Hi Everyone!

Hopefully you have heard of all of the virtual career fairs we are putting on in the upcoming weeks. These fairs are a great opportunity to network, practice speaking with employers, and maybe even land a job or …

By Sabrina Eggert
Sabrina Eggert Career Mentor Sabrina Eggert
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Internship Tuesday- The Email You Have to Send After Interviewing for an Internship

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It’s job fair season at NDSU YAY!!! You’ve done all the leg work and checked all the boxes:

Get your resume professionally reviewed : check
Register to attend a virtual job fair: check
Get your favorite interview outfit: check
Elevator pitch / …

By Emmanuel Jinor
Emmanuel Jinor Internship Program Specialist Emmanuel Jinor
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