Employer Loved Me… Then Rejected Me

Good morning Highlanders and happy New Year! With a new year comes a time for change, I’m writing to let you, the readers know, that this will be my last … Continue Reading →


5 Things Job Applicants Can Expect in 2017

Good morning, Highlanders! It’s another addition of Career Thursdays here on the Alumni Blog. As the new year approaches, it’s natural for people to think about and reevaluate their current … Continue Reading →


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 →


5 Career-Boosting Moves You Still Have Time To Make In 2016

Good morning, Highlanders! It’s hard to get the motivation to make a change to your career or to your professional development. Many people say things like, “I’ll start looking for … Continue Reading →


This Is What You Need To Do To Keep Your Job Search Resolution

*Good morning, highlanders! I hope that everyone had a great holiday and are ready and rested for this new year of 2016! I know I feel rejuvenated for Winter Quarter getting started … Continue Reading →


#1 Risk Of Asking Everyone You Know For Resume Input

Melissa’s notes: This post was originally posted on CAREEREALISM by Tim Windhof on August 29, 2015. I will be incerting my comments with an * and italics font. Lately, I’ve … Continue Reading →


Help Wanted – Become an AmeriCorps VIP or CalPREP Fellow!

Want to make a difference in the community? United Way is looking to hire six additional AmeriCorps Fellows for our VIP and CalPREP programs! As an AmeriCorps Fellow, you will … Continue Reading →


Finding a Job in a New City

After graduation, some of you may be moving back home or looking for a new beginning in a new city. Looking for a job in unfamiliar territory can be a … Continue Reading →


Post-Grad Job Advice

Landing a job right after graduation can be challenging. Thousands of graduates are competing for the same positions in an already tough job market. Check out these job search tips … Continue Reading →