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How to ensure people don’t feel used when you’re networking with them


Article originally appeared in Fast Company on 3-14-22

“There’s a guy who reached out to me earlier this week, and asked to do a Zoom call with me,” one of my coaching clients told me. They’re in a …

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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Tell us what’s next.

As you wrap up the Senior traditions, don’t forget the one that helps other students: the Senior Survey. In addition to telling us where you’re headed after graduation, the information shared on the Senior Survey helps guide programming and support …

By Catherine Allen (she/her)
Catherine Allen (she/her) Assistant Director, Career Services
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Employer Spotlight: BlocPower

Learn more about this influential alumnus and his start-up that will help decarbonize neighborhoods.

With his clean-tech startup BlocPower, Duke alum Donnel Baird ’03 is tackling climate change by giving homeowners the chance to electrify, beginning in lower income communities. …

By Christina Plante
Christina Plante Assistant Director of Career Services
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Effectively Communicating Your Personal Brand

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What exactly is a personal brand? In addition to defining who you are and what you do, a personal brand determines how others—including future employers—will look at you. It’s a chance to put out your message, so …

By Nicole Mitchell (she/her)
Nicole Mitchell (she/her) Associate Director, Career Readiness
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Apply Today to become a Take Off Institute Fellow!

The Takeoff Institute Fellowship program is an 8-week virtual program (totally free to students) that will take place from June through August of this summer. Fellows will work through a series of professional development topics as well as complete their …

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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Scholarships & Grants

Undergraduate Research Support Office

Getting started with research and not sure where to begin? The Undergraduate Research Support office promotes undergraduate research at Duke …

Career Readiness Resources

How to Understand and Read an Offer Letter

Receiving an offer letter from an employer or recruiter is an exciting time! It means your skills and experience are …

As part of the application process for the Duke Career Center’s Internship Funding Program, you will be required to submit …

Sustainable Business Job Search Resources

Learn more about jobs in the sustainability sector from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business Katie Kross, Managing Director Center for …

Duke Catalyst

Catalyst is an experience that will help you transition from being a Duke student to wherever life takes you next. …

Explore Scholars@Duke

Scholars@Duke is a database that helps you look up specific faculty members at Duke to quickly see their research areas. …

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