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Three Incredible Ways to Kick Start Your Professional Development

February 6th, 2018|1 Comment

Developing professionally is not something that occurs overnight. It is a process. What does it mean to develop professionally, anyway? Professional development is a mindset to becoming career ready, which is the ability to enter

5 Ways to Prepare for Networking with Employers

January 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Career Showcase offers great opportunities to students like you - one of them being the ability to network with employers who are hiring for full-time jobs or internships. During recruiting season, you have the opportunity

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Four Myths About Applying to Graduate School

October 17th, 2017|0 Comments

When thinking about graduate school, you may be trying to convince yourself you need to have every question answered before you blink. And while you should have your ducks in a row before furthering your

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Five Virtual Resources and Services for UF Students

August 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Five Virtual Resources and Services for UF Students

Being an online student has its advantages…the flexibility of attending class from the comfort of your home or from the corner coffee shop, engaging with your professors from anywhere in the world, and having access

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How Does Having a Part Time Job Help Your College Experience?

July 24th, 2017|Comments Off on How Does Having a Part Time Job Help Your College Experience?

At the University of Florida thousands of students work part time jobs, both on and off campus. But does having a part time job actually benefit your college experience? We spoke to Kevin Sardja, a

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Five Tips to Building a Resume without Work Experience

June 26th, 2017|Comments Off on Five Tips to Building a Resume without Work Experience

For people with three internships, eight leadership positions and a plethora of honors and awards throughout their college experience, creating a resume can seem pretty easy. But for those who may not have work or

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Six LinkedIn Profile Must-Haves

May 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Six LinkedIn Profile Must-Haves

Are you new to LinkedIn or don’t know what to include in your profile? If you answered yes to either of these questions, don’t worry, we’re here to help. At the Career Connections Center, we

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Five Reasons Why You Aren’t Getting a Job or Internship Interview

May 8th, 2017|Comments Off on Five Reasons Why You Aren’t Getting a Job or Internship Interview

The job/internship search process can be tedious and exhausting. And it can be especially discouraging if you’re not hearing back from employers or if they respond to your application saying that they’re pursuing other candidates.