The Right Workplace: How to Find a Company Culture that Fits You

Good morning, Highlanders! Another Career Thursdays blog here! I like when articles relate the job search process to something very familiar like trying on clothes or dating. It puts everything … Continue Reading →


How To Stay Positive During A Long Job Search

Good morning, Highlanders! Sometimes you want or need a job change and the process starts taking longer than you might think. It’s easy to go into a negative space when … Continue Reading →


4 mistakes not to make when answering, ‘Why are you interested in this position?’ during a job interview

Good morning, Highlanders! I hope the first few weeks of the new year have been fantastic for you. I know UCR has been doing quite a bit of hiring recently … Continue Reading →


A Woman’s Most Powerful Salary Negotiation Tool? Silence (probably works for guys, too)

Salary negotiations fill many people with fear, but studies show that women find them particularly challenging. “You have to remember that women are newer to the workplace,” says Katie Donovan, … Continue Reading →


Hangout with NatGeo Explorer Shah Selbe & Team In Africa

National Geographic hosted a live Google Hangout with UCR alumnus Shah Selbe and his fellow explorers from the Africa’s Okavango Delta.


Recruit Orange County: Alumni Only Career Expo

In partnership with MyWorkster, UCR Alumni are invited to attend an upcoming alumni-only career expo in Orange County.  Don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity to network and start your … Continue Reading →


Upcoming Job Fairs at UCR

Did you know? UCR alumni are welcome to attend Career Center workshops and job fairs for free! Don’t miss these upcoming events to help you in your job search.


How to Get a Job Interview

Looking for a new job? LinkedIn Influencer, and author of The Essential Guide for Hiring & Getting Hired, Lou Adler shares 12 tips that can help you land an interview. … Continue Reading →


RECRUIT LA: Alumni Only Career Fair March 20

In conjunction with MyWorkster, UCR is participating in the Recruit Los Angeles: Alumni Only career event on Thursday, March 20 from 10:00am to 2:30pm at USC. Sign up today to … Continue Reading →


UCR Alumni Interviews | Ken Noller

Ken is a three time alumnus, UCR Alumni Association board member, Scholarship Committee member, and a Riverside native. We talk to Ken about his experience at UCR, his career as … Continue Reading →