New Coursera Career Academy Helps Institutions Upskill Their Learners

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Online learning platform Coursera has introduced Career Academy, an offering that allows institutions to bundle self-paced online courses and career resources to help students gain in-demand skills for the workforce. Students can explore …

By Rhea Kelly
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How to Use the STAR Method for Interview Questions

When it comes to answering interview questions, there are lots of ways you can prepare. For example, you know the interviewer will probably ask you what your strengths and weaknesses are and why you applied for the role. And because …

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4 Tips for Salary Negotiations During the Interview Process

Ah, money. We all think about so much of the time, but it can be so uncomfortable to talk about. When it comes to negotiating your salary for a new job, though, it’s critical that you find a way to …

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9 Things to Say in a Job Interview in 2022

When you think about what to say in a job interview, you probably assume you’ll be answering common interview questions. And while what you say when you answer those questions matters, there are a few more things you should say …

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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
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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