The Most Future-Proof Career Advice Ever

Posted in , , , , on October 19th, 2015 by .

By Marina Zarya, ’11; G ’13, Time Inc., Video Producer, Branding + Culture Now that I’ve got your attention with my very-catchy headline, I’ll warn you that the actual advice part of this post will be underwhelming. Ready? My advice to you, eager Syracuse University student, is BE KIND. Yes, that’s it. The job you’ll have soon... Read more

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Post-grad Plans…and #HireOrange Opportunities!

Posted in , , , on May 7th, 2015 by .

By Kim Brown, Assistant Director, Alumni Programs Congratulations, Class of 2015! Be proud of all that you have accomplished and excited for what’s ahead! We’d love to share in your celebrations. What are your post-graduation plans? Are you traveling? Spending time with family? Starting a new job? Heading to grad school? Share your news with... Read more

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Alumni Reflect on the @WorkingOrange Experience

Posted in , , , , on January 15th, 2014 by .

By Kim Brown, Assistant Director of Alumni Programs We’re celebrating the one-year anniversary of @WorkingOrange! Tuesday’s blog post offered top advice from some of our alumni who took over as guest tweeters during the past year. Today, our alumni share what it was like to be the voice of @WorkingOrange for a day and encourage other... Read more

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As @WorkingOrange Turns ONE, Alumni Share Their Best Advice

Posted in , , , , on January 14th, 2014 by .

By Kim Brown, Assistant Director of Alumni Programs On January 14, 2013, we launched @WorkingOrange. One year and 100 guest alumni tweeters later, the account has grown to more than 2,600 followers. This is the first of two blog posts looking back on the first year of @WorkingOrange. Thanks to all of you for making... Read more

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Megan Lucas' #LinkedInSUccess Story

Posted in , , , on October 30th, 2013 by .

Continuing our series on #LinkedInSUccess stories, Megan Lucas ’13, shares how she leveraged LinkedIn in her job search! I graduated Syracuse University College of Arts and Sciences in May 2013, and like everyone else, was very worried about finding a fun full-time job that would potentially turn into a career. I studied international relations, Spanish,... Read more

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#LinkedInSUccess: Think Quality, Not Quantity

Posted in , , , on September 5th, 2013 by .

We asked alumni about their LinkedIn success stories through a Google + Hangout a few weeks ago. We got so many amazing stories we wanted to share a few! Kicking off the #LinkedInSUccess series is Nichole May, a 2012 Whitman grad who used LinkedIn during a career change. Ever since I was a teenager, my... Read more

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#BethAnnSpeaks: Valuable advice from an SU alumna

Posted in , , , on October 23rd, 2012 by .

By Lindsey Silverman, Newhouse/iSchool ’15 Last Wednesday evening, Beth Ann Kaminkow ’89 packed a large audience of ambitious students into Watson Theater as she discussed her journey to becoming successful in the advertising and marketing industries. She is now the President and Chief Executive Officer of TracyLocke, but she reminded everyone that she started out in the... Read more

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Why #stayinCNY?

Posted in , , , on April 3rd, 2012 by .

By Shannon Feeney and Kim Brown Next week, Career Services will host our very first Downtown Tour, introducing a group of 20 undergraduate students to what it’s like to call Central New York (CNY) home. We still have a few spots left for this very exciting opportunity! On the fence about signing up? Don’t be!... Read more

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Happy birthday to 'CuseConnect! Are YOU connected?

Posted in , , , on March 20th, 2012 by .

By Kim Brown, Alumni Programs Coordinator We have a lot to cheer about these days! Our basketball team’s winning, this summer-like weather has the Quad PACKED, and…‘CuseConnect is now seven months old! What’s ‘CuseConnect? It’s the LinkedIn group that Career Services launched on August 19th, 2011 to connect SU students with SU alumni, as well... Read more

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