How To Update Your LinkedIn Profile For 2017

Hello, Highlanders! Happy Holidays to you all. This will be my last post of 2016. As the new year comes around, many people take this time to reflect on their … Continue Reading →


10 Little Things That Make A Big Difference To Hiring Managers

Hi Highlanders! Another Career Thursday blog post here. I hope many of you had a great time at Homecoming last weekend. The post today was originally posted on June 1, … 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 →


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 →


Social Media & The Job Search

Securing a new job can be challenging but finding an open position should not. With social media, there are so many ways to find what’s out there, what’s nearby and … 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.


Social Media and Pre-Employment Screening

More and more employers are turning to social media to screen job applicants. Check out this interesting infographic, “The Role Of Social Media In Pre-Employment Candidate Screening– Statistics And Trends” … Continue Reading →


Women and Work-life Balance

LinkedIn conducted a global survey to find out what important factors define a women’s success. The “What Women Want at Work” survey found more than 60% of women in the … Continue Reading →


Be The 5,000th LinkedIn Group Member & Win!

Be the 5,000th person to join our LinkedIn Group and win your very own UCR Alumni gift bag!