A Student’s Perspective: The Top 5 Benefits of Undergrad Research

As an undergraduate student, starting research seemed like an intimidating, daunting process. One of my main concerns was I didn’t know if it would benefit me and my future goals. But the more searching I did on research, I realized …

By Sarah Randolph
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Level Up Your Career Prep with Events

SECD, the Eller Professional Development Center, and other Career Development organizations at the university regularly bring employers to campus (or host virtual events) to connect Wildcats with jobs and internships. Career Fairs are generally large events with many employers, and …

By Emily McCarthy
Emily McCarthy Senior Director, Career Development
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Putting Together the Pieces to Improve Your Interviews

Feeling nervous about an interview? It’s okay…almost everyone does. No matter if you are preparing for your first interview or your tenth, Career Core by Kaplan is here for you! Career Core is the University of Arizona’s partner to help …

By Emily McCarthy
Emily McCarthy Senior Director, Career Development
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A Streamlined Guide to More Effective Networking

For many students and professionals, “networking” can be a scary concept. However, networking is really just about making connections! Whether you’re feeling nervous about networking, are excited about networking but don’t know where to start, or want to perfect your …

By Emily McCarthy
Emily McCarthy Senior Director, Career Development
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Two Weeks to Top-Notch Resumes and Cover Letters

Kaplan Career Core is the University of Arizona’s partner to help Wildcats get career-ready, no matter their starting point! Career Core’s topic-based online curriculum is available 24/7.

New to resumes and cover letters and don’t know where to start? Applying …

By Emily McCarthy
Emily McCarthy Senior Director, Career Development
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Welcome Wildcat families to the Student Engagement & Career Development office (SECD)!

Your Wildcat will be in great hands with us at SECD as we help them navigate the wonders of the outside world after they graduate. Here at SECD, we offer career and engagement services to students whether it’s to help …

By Kayla Linderman
Kayla Linderman
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Paid Spring 2023 Internship Opportunities at the Executive Office of the President

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Thank you for your interest in internship opportunities at the Executive Office of the President (EOP). The Biden-Harris Administration is pleased to announce that, for the first time in recent history, the

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The White House
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How to Convince A Hiring Manager That You Are The Best Candidate

If you are seeking a new job, there are many important steps to ensure you are properly prepared for your job search.

Remember that regardless of the process, your ultimate goal is to convince a hiring manager that you are …

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Five Tips To Transition From Corporate to an Independent Consultant

There are many reasons why you might want to transition out of your corporate job. Perhaps you appreciated the work-life balance and flexibility you achieved during the pandemic. Or maybe you want to help many companies thrive with your particular …

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How Do I Find a Job After 20 Years of Self-Employment?

If you’ve been self-employed for a decade or more, there are many reasons you might look for a job at a company. Perhaps your business has been up-and-down for years, and you’re ready to find something more consistent. Or maybe …

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