Category: Job Search

How to Talk to New People When You’re an Introvert

Expert advice from Jen Laird, Assistant Director, UD Career Center. You’re at an event alone and surrounded by people you don’t know. Truly the worst nightmare for some. Maybe you are at a reception for your research advisor, a career fair, or a straight-up networking event. Whatever the case, you have to be there and ...

Three Tips for Landing a Job in Healthcare

BY: SARAH TOMPKINS In the ever-evolving healthcare industry, jobs are becoming more competitive to attain. We have collected a few tips from UD alum, Kyle Protack (a Clinical Laboratory Scientist III at Johns Hopkins Hospital) and Dr. Anne Krouse (Professor and Associate Dean for Education and Practice for the School of Nursing at UD) that ...

Senior Series: The Final Countdown

BY: KAITLIN VIENNE The Final Countdown (to Graduation!) So, you’re a senior now and you’re getting ready to graduate, huh? You may be asking yourself how the time flew by so fast and feeling as if you just graduated high school, nonetheless about to graduate college. (In my case, graduating a semester early is even ...

So You Went to the #UDFallFair…Now What?

It’s been two weeks since the University of Delaware’s Fall Career Fair. By now you have probably dry-cleaned and put away your suit, filed those business cards somewhere safe, and lost half of the free stuff you grabbed after having incredible conversations with countless employers. So…now what do you do? Where do you stand? Whether ...

#UDIntern: What Happens After Graduation?

It’s a question that many college students ask. College goes by in the blink of an eye. Before you know it, you have a diploma and you’re off to the “real world”. I never really thought about the real world until my senior year of college. I was always so focused on having the best ...

5 Tips for Effective Twitter Chat Etiquette

LinkedIn is traditionally seen as the social platform meant for professional interactivity and networking- but what about Twitter? Can you possibly convey your personal yet professional branding identity in 140 characters or less? Enter Twitter chats, a period of time where users converge and answer questions surrounding a specific hashtag. By participating in these chats ...

#UDreamitDoit: Tel Aviv: The City that Never Stops

Guest post written by Nikki Gollomb Nikki is a University of Delaware sophomore with a major in international relations and minors in Jewish studies and public policy. She is currently studying abroad in Tel Aviv, Israel. Learn more about her experience thus far below!  It reached almost ninety degrees last week. I went to the ...

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