How to Ace the Duke Virtual Fall Career Fair

By Megan Wilson (she, her, hers)
Megan Wilson (she, her, hers) Program and Marketing Coordinator Megan Wilson (she, her, hers)
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Employer Sessions for the 2021 Duke Virtual Fall Career Fair are open!

The 2021 Duke Virtual Fall Career Fair is happening on Thursday, September 23, 2021. Register in Handshake now–and begin signing up for employer group and one-on-one sessions! We have a terrific group of employers attending and spots will fill up.

By Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him)
Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him) Event and Program Support Coordinator, Employer Relations Kai Kelley Jr. (he/him)
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How Career Planning Can Help You Get Ahead

Are you feeling stuck in a boring and unfulfilling job? Or maybe you’re looking for a job but you’re not clear on which career direction you should pursue? No matter what stage of your career you find yourself in, career …

By Vault Careers - Vault
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A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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LinkedIn Learning: Free access through Duke

From questions about email etiquette to productivity tips and much more, LinkedIn Learning has a wide range of content that covers many career development topics. Some learning modules even cover what’s involved in a certain line of work. As you …

By Meredith McCook (she/hers)
Meredith McCook (she/hers) Assistant Director Meredith McCook (she/hers)
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Beat the Applicant Tracking System Workshop (for Engineering Master’s Students)

Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) are used my many organizations in the hiring process as the initial reviewer of your resume. Data from 2018 shows that 98.8% of Fortune 500 organizations use ATS. It is not a perfect system, but it …

By Erin Carlini (she/her)
Erin Carlini (she/her) Assistant Director, Engineering Master's Career Services & Professional Development Erin Carlini (she/her)
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Being at Your Best on Interview Day

Congratulations! You’ve done all the things needed to secure and prepare for an interview.

There are many articles out there with advice for handling the day of your interview with confidence and ease, but please don’t spend your time becoming …

By Cameo Hartz
Cameo Hartz Assistant Director, Engineering Master's Career Services & Professional Development Cameo Hartz
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Career Advice for College Students: 5 Tips to Build a Strong Foundation

College years are all about that hustle and bustle. From attending classes and parties to tackling exams and social life, there’s little spare time on your hands.

Even so, college years are crucial for career building. It’s the right time …

By Lucy Manole - Vault
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A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Recruiting Diverse Candidates

Statement on Inclusion and Equity

Diversity is a key component of the Duke community. The Duke student population evolves and changes every year to include a wider array of cultures, experiences, and abilities. The Duke Career Center is committed to …

By Megan Wilson (she, her, hers)
Megan Wilson (she, her, hers) Program and Marketing Coordinator Megan Wilson (she, her, hers)
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Schedule a Student Engagement Event

Student engagement events allow employers to present information to students on current opportunities and organizational background. We are encouraging employers to think outside of the typical information session box and to provide value-add engagement events for our students. This can be in …

By Megan Wilson (she, her, hers)
Megan Wilson (she, her, hers) Program and Marketing Coordinator Megan Wilson (she, her, hers)
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The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency- Internship Opportunities

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) is offering a virtual presentation that will focus on geoscience-related employment and internship opportunities at NGA.  The event is scheduled for September 22nd  from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm Central Time (link below).  Employees from …

By Christina Plante
Christina Plante Assistant Director of Career Services Christina Plante
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Getting On-the-Spot Feedback from Your Audience: Science Communication Workshop for Scientists who Engage with the Public

WHEN: Weds Oct 27, 9:30 am – 4 pm

WHERE: North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences (the workshop will occur virtually if required by the local COVID situation)

APPLY: https://forms.gle/e6XVYQA8v7Q4eWst9

Join us for a free day-long workshop for scientists who engage …

By Christina Plante
Christina Plante Assistant Director of Career Services Christina Plante
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Following Up is the Most Critical Part of your Outreach

Following up might feel like a complicated topic, but it can actually be quite simple! Whether it be new people you meet in your search process or those you’ve lost touch with over time, remember that others generally like to …

By Cameo Hartz
Cameo Hartz Assistant Director, Engineering Master's Career Services & Professional Development Cameo Hartz
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