Tips for Success

Complete your Handshake Profile!

Handshake helps students to find jobs and internships with ease! This system can be used by all Assumption College students and alumni. Current students can automatically sign in with their Assumption ID and password. Create a profile using your Assumption …

By Kayla Reilly
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What Is Big Interview?

 Big Interview

When preparing for a job interview, it’s not enough to only read advice – you need to put that advice into practice! That’s why Big Interview isn’t just a training course. You’ll also get hands-on practice with mock …

By Sydney Huckabee
Sydney Huckabee Marketing Graduate Assistant Sydney Huckabee
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Alumna Guest Post – 5 Ways Networking Can Change Your Life

Molly Wiley graduated from Assumption College in May 2012 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and Minor in International Business. Molly currently works in the Field Marketing department for Dunkin’ Brands. Below are some insights from her about how networking …

By Molly Wiley '12
Molly Wiley '12 Field Marketing Personnel
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5 Ways You Can Benefit from an Internship

Many students share the goal of education preparing them for future careers. Career preparedness includes academic success and gaining important life skills. However, more and more importance is being placed on the value of experiential learning.

This is where internships …

By John Chetro-Szivos, Ph.D.
John Chetro-Szivos, Ph.D.
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Is Your Online Presence Hurting Your Career?

For many of us, social media is an integral part of everyday life—and for many employers, a prospective hire’s online presence can be a major factor in determining employability. In addition to reading through resumes and cover letters, 90% of …

By Kelly Stairs M.A. '10
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How to Have a Successful Video Interview

Job interviews can be stressful enough, but the pressure increases when they’re done over video. In today’s remote-work landscape, however, candidates likely won’t have a choice — virtual interviews have essentially become the norm, as many companies plan to maintain a …

By Jacqueline DeMarco - Vault
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A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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HOW TO VIDEO: Job/ Internship Search on Handshake!

Wondering how to use Handshake to conduct your job or internship search?  Watch this video to learn how!  Need additional support?  Schedule a virtual appointment with a career advisor through Handshake today!

By Sydney Huckabee
Sydney Huckabee Marketing Graduate Assistant Sydney Huckabee
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HOW TO VIDEO: Schedule a Zoom Meeting

The CDIC is still here to support you!  Looking to schedule a virtual appointment with a Career Advisor?  Take a look at this how to video for step by step instructions on how to schedule an appointment through Handshake!

By Sydney Huckabee
Sydney Huckabee Marketing Graduate Assistant Sydney Huckabee
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Winter Break Tips for Success

Congratulations on making it through the semester, Hounds! You have all earned a few weeks of rest and relaxation before the spring semester starts up.

This downtime is the perfect opportunity to take important steps in your career/internship/post graduate preparation, or …

By Stephanie Bates
Stephanie Bates Career Advising Graduate Assistant Stephanie Bates
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5 Tips to Ace Your Virtual Interview

With the job market changing and technology advancing, virtual interviews are becoming more and more popular everyday! While there are some similarities between a typical in-person interview and a virtual one, it is important to know what might change and …

By Gillan Peabody
Gillan Peabody Marketing & Communications Graduate Assistant Gillan Peabody
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