Troubleshoot Your Search With These Helpful Tips

This article allows you to quickly match a solution to whatever problem you might have in your search process. Save this one away to use throughout your search!

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By Cameo Hartz (she/her or they/them)
Cameo Hartz (she/her or they/them) Assistant Director, Engineering Master's Career Services & Professional Development
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Curious about finding your purpose?

Many Duke students (and alumni too) often talk about the strong desire to find purpose in their work and life. In fact thanks to a gift from the Duke Endowment, Duke recently launched The Purpose Project, a collaboration between the …

By Greg Victory (he/him/his)
Greg Victory (he/him/his) Assistant VP Student Affairs/Fannie Mitchell Executive Director, Career Center
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Duke Catalyst: What Are You Good At? What Do You Like? What Can You Get Paid For?

“I finished? I finished.” Did you utter these words after that final assignment, that last presentation, that closing meeting, or that thesis you’ve been working on for months? Chances are we all do when we finish our academic journey at …

By KJ Juett
KJ Juett Catalyst Fellow
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Get advice from your greatest resource-Duke Alumni!

By Megan Wilson (she, her, hers)
Megan Wilson (she, her, hers) Associate Director, Communications and Outreach
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Search Tips: How Do I Follow Up After an Interview?

Congratulations! You had an interview. Now what? Use these tips to ensure that you continue to be remembered (and positively!) by those you have met. Think of your follow-up in two stages: first, you send a thank you note, and second, …

By Cameo Hartz (she/her or they/them)
Cameo Hartz (she/her or they/them) Assistant Director, Engineering Master's Career Services & Professional Development
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Last Chance to Apply to Studio Duke

Apply for StudioDuke, a 2-semester creative lab where you can take a project to the next level with the support of a mentor.

By Laura Coutts (she/her)
Laura Coutts (she/her) Assistant Director, Career Services
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Microsoft University Virtual Events

Microsoft recruiting teams around the world regularly host virtual events to share information about our recruiting process, careers and internships at Microsoft, and pro-tips on topics like personal branding and crafting your resume. Join us to network and engage with …

By Sue Brien
Sue Brien Assistant Director, Employer Development & Relations, Engineering Masters
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9 Things International Students Can Do to Stand Out at Career Fairs and Conferences

International students often feel like career fairs are a waste of time and money. The reason for such disappointment is that, historically, the majority of companies participating at these events don’t sponsor international students and therefore aren’t willing to speak …

By Megan Wilson (she, her, hers)
Megan Wilson (she, her, hers) Associate Director, Communications and Outreach
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Twitter user? Here are some recommended accounts to follow about jobs in the Triangle or North Carolina

WRAL Tech Wire is a nice source of information about the local tech and engineering scene, including a robust event calendar and a well-curated newsletter. For example, here’s a piece they just shared.

By Cameo Hartz (she/her or they/them)
Cameo Hartz (she/her or they/them) Assistant Director, Engineering Master's Career Services & Professional Development
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Your Mission, Should You Choose To Accept It, Is To Write And Publish a LinkedIn Post or Article!

Why? It is an awesome way to stay engaged with your network and to possibly expand it, as it might attract the attention of a decision maker, recruiter, or interested peer. Learn more about the distribution of content on LinkedIn, …

By Erin Carlini (she/her)
Erin Carlini (she/her) Assistant Director, Engineering Master's Career Services & Professional Development
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