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Diverse Engineering Professional Organizations

Dr. Whitney Gaskins from the University of Cincinnati shares her views on the importance of diversity in the field of engineering: “It is so important to have diverse students in engineering because we are problem solvers. Engineers work in the …

By Stacia Solomon (she/her)
Stacia Solomon (she/her) Associate Director, Career Readiness
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Want to be a Great Production Assistant (PA)?

LinkedIn Learning offers an array of courses that can help you develop knowledge and skills for future careers. This 46 minute course is a beginner + intermediate guide to working in video production. You can also hop in and check out …

By Laura Coutts (she/her)
Laura Coutts (she/her) Assistant Director, Career Services
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In 2022, Being Active On LinkedIn Is As Important As Having a Resume

When it comes to LinkedIn, a lot of my clients have it backwards. 

I recently spoke to a Project Manager who didn’t get a job that she was a great fit for because of her LinkedIn profile. When I asked …

By Anastazija Gavrilovic - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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The why and how of curiosity.

I’ve heard this word countless times across my time in career development. A buzzword of sorts that is often shared without context or without the deeper discussion of why it matters. Much less how to be curious. If you’re curious …

By Catherine Allen (she/her)
Catherine Allen (she/her) Assistant Director, Career Services
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Considering a Career in Business, Finance, or Consulting?

Careers in business and finance continue to be popular for Duke students. Recently, the Duke Career Center hosted an Exploring Careers in Business and Finance Panel discussion featuring Duke alumni who have experience in the field. Alum panelists shared insight …

By Stacia Solomon (she/her)
Stacia Solomon (she/her) Associate Director, Career Readiness
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