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Filed in From the Staff by on February 29, 2012 0 Comments

It is always important to keep in contact with your networks. A good way to so this is through social networking sites such as Linked In. When you are applying for jobs or looking for jobs you can talk to them about people who they may be able to put you in contact with. This […]

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Alumni Networking at the Career Fair

Filed in From the Staff by on February 21, 2012 0 Comments

The amount of alumni who were at the Career Fair was very uplifting! Many were only a year or two out of college, and back to recruit their future coworkers. Using your network of graduated students that you may know is the best way to network. This is especially helpful if they are in your […]

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Job Fair is Next Week!

Filed in From the Staff by on February 9, 2012 0 Comments

Luckily I have a summer internship already so I’m not looking for a job at this upcoming Job Fair. Instead of preparing myself I am helping my friends prepare! Many of them keep asking if they should send in their resume to the CDC via email or come in for a walk in. I have […]

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Thoughts About Grad School

Filed in From the Staff by on February 3, 2012 0 Comments

A little more than halfway through my junior year, all my friends are starting to talk about whether they want to look into grad school. This is weird for me because coming to WPI I have always had the intention on going to grad school here at WPI. As a freshman I applied to be […]

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Skills for Your Interviews!

Filed in From the Staff by on January 27, 2012 0 Comments

  To get an interview you will need a good looking resume. If you are using the CDC and get your resume critiqued we can all have a good-looking resume. Once you have the interview then it’s your time to shine. The easiest thing to do on an interview is smile! Look like you want […]

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Back from Break

Filed in From the Staff by on January 18, 2012 0 Comments

I have been waiting to hear back from the company I will be working for next summer about my future plans. I am getting more excited to find out where exactly I will be going. I have met more people who were accepted as well and gotten to know them better. Hopefully we will all […]

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Filed in From the Staff by on December 13, 2011 0 Comments

It’s official! I accepted my job offer and now I am ready for next summer! It took me longer than I expected to accept even thought I knew I wanted to from the beginning. It was a weird feeling that in December I would not only be thinking about what I am doing next summer […]

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Job Search while on IQP

Filed in Finding a Job by on December 1, 2011 0 Comments

A lot of my friends are away right now on IQP. Through keeping in touch with them I have heard that they don’t know what to do with their job search! A great thing about your Job Finder account is that it not only lets you search for current openings in your field but also […]

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About My Interview

Filed in Interviewing by on November 17, 2011 0 Comments

As I said in my last post, I did all the right research on the company and made sure I was prepared for my interview day of. I went to the CDC 10 minutes before my interview was supposed to start, because it is better to wait than to be late. Soon enough it was […]

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My first experience with on campus recruiting!

Filed in Interviewing by on November 10, 2011 0 Comments

Have you ever seen students wearing suits around campus, and they seem to look out of place? They probably have an on campus interview at the CDC! Like I said in one of my previous posts, as part of on campus recruiting not only is the CDC bringing companies to Career Fairs or workshops, they […]

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