Craft Your Resume with These 5 Tips

Posted in on April 14th, 2016 by .

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By Emilee Smith G’16 We all have experience stressing over resumes. We know how important the resume can be when making good first impressions and securing job interviews. But how exactly do you go about creating the most effective resume? Well, I’ll tell you… 1. What is perfect? Before crafting your resume, first recognize that there is... Read more

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5 Valuable Tips from Career Crash Course

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By Danchen Zhou, G’14, Career Services Public Relations Intern On Friday, March 28, Syracuse University Career Services hosted a crash course on campus providing students with five career-focused workshops.  Presenters were recruiters from IBM, JPMorgan Chase, Northwestern Mutual, O’Brien & Gere, and U.S. Secret Service.  Here are some of the most valuable tips and insights regarding... Read more

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You've studied abroad…now use it to stand out!

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By Christina Faulkner, Career Services’ Employer Relations Program Coordinator So you’re back in the States after a semester abroad; you’ve explored a new place, culture, and maybe a new language too. Your semester abroad can be a great leverage point on your resume and in an interview to help set you apart from other candidates!... Read more

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Just Keep Swimming!

Posted in , , on April 3rd, 2013 by .

By Shannon Feeney Andre, Employer Relations Coordinator For the seniors wondering “what’s next;” for the juniors needing internships; for the first-year and sophomore students just starting out – have no fear, Career Services is here!  With three-and-a-half weeks left until the spring semester ends, there is still time to figure out what to do this... Read more

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Resumes and Cover Letters: a Senior Session Recap

Posted in , , , on February 7th, 2012 by .

By Lauren Wannermeyer, Intern at Syracuse University Career Services Did you miss Career Services’ first Senior Session on Resumes, Cover Letters, and preparing for a Career Fair? Here’s what you missed! Tracy Tillapaugh and Shannon Feeney from Career Services presented on how to make our resume and cover letters stand out among the stack and... Read more

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The CV vs. the Resume: Which should you use?

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By Rosanne Ecker, Associate Director At least once a week, I get asked the question, “What’s the difference between a resume and a CV?” It’s a great question!  Keep in mind that my answer is specific to the United States, because it’s different in other countries. Here are three key differences between a CV and... Read more

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Perfecting Your Career Expo Resume

Posted in , on January 24th, 2012 by .

By Chuck Reutlinger Our Career Expo is Wednesday, February 8, from 11:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. in Schine’s Goldstein Auditorium. In this blog post, Career Services’ Associate Director Chuck Reutlinger shares his advice on making your resume stand out from the crowd. First impressions count! Creating a positive impression at a career expo starts with... Read more

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Perfecting Your Career Expo Resume

Posted in , on January 24th, 2012 by .

By Chuck Reutlinger Our Career Expo is Wednesday, February 8, from 11:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. in Schine’s Goldstein Auditorium. In this blog post, Career Services’ Associate Director Chuck Reutlinger shares his advice on making your resume stand out from the crowd. First impressions count! Creating a positive impression at a career expo starts with... Read more

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The Dulye Leadership Experience: A Weekend That WILL Change Your Life

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Katie Walpole, a Syracuse University Senior studying European history, policy studies, and political science, shares her memories of the Dulye Leadership Experience and tells you why to apply. Last year, a friend recommended that I apply to an amazing experience that in turn changed my life. What was this experience that changed my life for... Read more

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The Dulye Leadership Experience: A Weekend That WILL Change Your Life

Posted in , , , , on December 13th, 2011 by .

Katie Walpole, a Syracuse University Senior studying European history, policy studies, and political science, shares her memories of the Dulye Leadership Experience and tells you why to apply. Last year, a friend recommended that I apply to an amazing experience that in turn changed my life. What was this experience that changed my life for... Read more

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