Category: Job Search

How to network while social distancing

Forming professional connections may be little more difficult in quarantine, but it’s still possible! Here are a few tips to help you network while social distancing. Create (or update) your LinkedIn profile. LinkedIn is an absolute necessity for job seekers and you need to keep it updated. If you haven’t changed your profile picture from ...

Interview with Will Kashdan of Square: Computational skills and humility go a long way

University of Delaware alum Will Kashdan is a software engineer at Square on the ecommerce team, writing code to help sellers build ecommerce stores. It’s a career path he knew he wanted to pursue since earning his Management Information Systems degree in 2015. “I saw there was a shortage of software engineers and felt that ...

18 remote job resources

Looking for some work you can do while quarantined? Check out this list of remote job boards and resources to find the right fit for you! REMOTE JOB BOARDS FlexJobs: Check out part-time and full-time remote jobs with additional motivational support and expert resources. Remote.co: Looking for a remote job as a developer, customer service rep, ...

Interview with Levi May of Revature: Why tech roles are crucial in the COVID-19 era

Thanks to COVID-19, the economy is suffering, and the job market is changing drastically. But luckily, companies like Revature, LLC are still looking to build a team of technology talent. Revature regional campus recruiter Levi May recruits “career beginners and career changers” for full-time, entry-level tech roles, cultivating relationships with universities to find the best ...

How to build your brand and job search skills

Need extra guidance on which career path is right for you and how to find a position? Find your job fit on PathwayU, an online assessment that helps students explore career paths and majors related to their values, interest, personality and workplace preferences. Get your resume ready with VMock, an online resume review tool that ...

6 tips for finding jobs, internships and gigs

UD’s career services units are connecting directly with our employer partners and broader employer base through direct outreach and surveys to gauge how they are responding to the crisis, understand how to best direct students to current and expanding work experiences and how to create new virtual recruiting opportunities.  Opportunities are available and employers are ...

Turning a diagnosis into a dream job

Junior nursing major Lauren Scheuer has wanted to be a nurse ever since she was a child. Specifically, she has always wanted to work in the Hematology/Oncology unit at Nemours AIfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. “When I was 12, I was actually a patient at Nemours after being diagnosed with a blood disorder,” Scheuer ...