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Archive for October, 2012
So I am pretty sure every one has a fear of catching a cold or getting super sick before midterms and finals – well you are not alone. The flu season is definitely here; you can hear it everywhere you go. Sniffling of the nose, coughing sporadically in classes and never ending sneezes. No one [...]
To view this job/internship listing, you must be a currently registered OSU student and have an existing Beaver JobNet account. If you are eligible and do not have an account, register now. Beaver JobNet is a great way to get your job or internship search started. Meet employers from a variety of organizations. Financial Representative [...]
Day 1: “May the Force be with you.” Only ONE day until the Fall Career Fair! You’ve worked hard to prepare for this great opportunity; now it’s your time to shine! Oh, and don’t forget to follow up with those employers who piqued your interest… Grab their business card at the career fair so you [...]
Day 2: Don’t forget to bring the following to the fair: Copies of your resume (15-20 depending on number of employers you’d like to approach). Keep in mind many employers are unable to take your resume, but instead will instruct you to apply online. A smile, strong handshake and positive attitude. Your 30-second infomercial to [...]
Day 3: What NOT to wear… Remember, these employers are visiting other career fairs on different campuses so it’s important to make a great first and lasting impression. While they understand you’re going in and out of classes and other obligations, this is your opportunity to set yourself apart and sell yourself. Dress to impress!
Day 4: “Show me the money!” There are over many employers registered to attend the fair and they are there because they specifically want to talk to YOU! This means you’re just that much closer to landing your dream job, and earning more money!
It is inevitable that you will experience conflicts in the workplace. You may have a challenging boss or a coworker with whom you don’t see eye to eye. The issue may be big or small, but no matter what the case, the conflict must be resolved to better your work environment and to foster personal [...]
Day 5: “You know, like nunchuck skills, bowhunting skills, computer hacking skills… Girls only want boyfriends who have great skills. Forget flower bouquets and work on developing some captivating skills.” – Napoleon Dynamite So, what are your skills? Master your 30-60 second infomercial or “elevator speech”! Oh, and leave out your “computer hacking skills.” This [...]
Day 6: I’m here…now what? Locate your chosen employers on the map Offer your hand for a professional handshake (one shake) Begin the conversation with your 30 second infomercial Ask the employer a question relating to your career goal Ask the employer for next steps Be energetic – be your best, as refreshed as possible