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Career Scoop Update, General Information

Happy May! #USTCareerScoop

As the summer approaches you may find yourself still in the hunt for a job or internship. It’s not too late to find great opportunities to build your resume. The tab on our website Job Search Resources is dedicated to a variety of resources to assist in your search. Tommie Careers has over 1800 opportunities in a wide range of positions and career options. Create a saved search for the listings to come directly to your email by following the outlined directions on the handout.

In addition to job/internship search tactics, Career Counselors are available to meet with you to discuss:

Call us at 651-962-6761 to schedule an appointment or for pop-in hour availability. We are open throughout the summer months.

Best of luck as you head into the final weeks of spring 2016 semester!

Career Scoop Update

Events this week- Education Fair Deadline and (for some) time to choose a major! #USTCareerScoop

Services and Resources for Deciding on a Major or Researching Career Fields

What can I do with a major in………?  What jobs are in demand and how much do they pay?  If you are exploring major field options or trying to decide on a career direction, the Career Development Center offers counseling services to assist students as well as online resources to research and explore ideas and career paths.

Events this week: all held in 124 MHC

Evaluating Job Offers and Negotiating Salary: Monday, April 10, 2017, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Effective Interviewing, Wednesday, April 12, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Resumes and Cover Letters That Stand Out, Wednesday, April 12, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Marketing your International Experience, Thursday, April 13, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Education Job Fair: Friday, April 21st, from 9 am to 2 pm at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Teacher candidates, this fair is for you! See website for details and registration.

EDUCATION FAIR REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS THIS WEDNESDAY, APRIL TWELFTH!

TommieCareers has more than 1800 jobs and internships posted, including part-time, full-time and seasonal. If you are looking for summer employment, use the advanced search tab to look for seasonal/temporary work.

Career Scoop Update

Sophomores- Declaring Your Major? #USTCareerScoop

Declaring a Major? It is nearing the time when sophomores (45+ credits) will need to declare their major before registering for fall ’16 classes. Are you still exploring major field ideas? To gain further insight into yourself and compatible career field options or majors, schedule an appointment to meet with a career counselor. You may discuss career assessments, researching careers, and gaining related experience to build your resume. Call 651-962-6761 to schedule a time.

Special opportunities this week:

Veterans Virtual Career Fair, February 28, 2017, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Location: On-Line

Real Estate Finance Virtual Career Fair, March 1, 2017, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Location: On-Line

Seminars offered this week: (all held in 124 MHC):

On-Campus Interviewing Orientation, February 28, 2017, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Effective Interviewing, March 1, 2017, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Thinking of a summer internship or job? Check out the postings on TommieCareers.

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