Tag: job search

Where Has the Time Gone?

Where Has the Time Gone?

Kayla Green—So apparently I'm a junior now, to my own disbelief. This time in college is flying by and there's no stopping it. I have learned so much already over the past 2 years and as I dive head-first into the second half of my college career, I notice everything changing. Over the summer, I … Continue reading Where Has the Time Gone?

Where Is She Now?

Where Is She Now?

Katelynn Groh—YOU GUYS/GIRLS! It's *officially* been WELL over a year since my last post! And I'm thrilled to be writing a piece for you all again 🙂 Our blog-coordinator Val asked alumni if we would be willing to write a piece giving you all an update on our lives, and immediately I was on board. … Continue reading Where Is She Now?

A Day in the Life of Brockport Students: Monday, November 14

A Day in the Life of Brockport Students: Monday, November 14

We're at it again! Throughout the entire day on Monday, November 14, the bloggers will share the details of their day on Twitter using #bportlife. Follow the hashtag and use it to send them your questions and comments. It’s your inside look at a day in the life of Brockport students. What do you want … Continue reading A Day in the Life of Brockport Students: Monday, November 14

Networking!? A Simple How-To.

Networking!? A Simple How-To.

Alex Bill—There are a variety of skills that one is expected to gather whilst studying four years at college, but yet it tends to be the soft skills that most people find so daunting. While you may have the degree, the intelligence and the exhaustive list of extracurricular activities, often times the difference in scoring a … Continue reading Networking!? A Simple How-To.

Alumni Spotlight: Katelynn Groh

Alumni Spotlight We’ve asked some of our Winging It alumni to let us know what they’re up to these days. Here, recent graduate Katelynn Groh '16 shares her job-search journey thus far and the helpful perspective she's gained. Watch for more of these features in the coming weeks. Katelynn Groh, alumnus—My first blog post as … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Katelynn Groh

Resumes and applications and interviews! Oh, my!

Resumes and applications and interviews! Oh, my!

Missy Fischer—With only a mere 45 days left until my college graduation, I have really had to put some time and effort into getting ready for life after college. In the past month I have put some serious effort into my resume and finally completed that, applied to my first “big girl job”, and also … Continue reading Resumes and applications and interviews! Oh, my!

Prepping for the Jobs and Internships Fair

Prepping for the Jobs and Internships Fair

Spencer Linsner—Hey Guys! It's that time of year again! No, not Easter! The annual Jobs and Internships Fair at Brockport! This year's fair is going to be the biggest one yet, with around 120 employers looking for Brockport students to join their ranks. I plan on being there to look for internship opportunities, and if … Continue reading Prepping for the Jobs and Internships Fair

The New Rules of the Job Search: Creating a Persona on the Web

Jim Mignano, alumnus—One of my favorite authors, David Meerman Scott, recently published a video interview on his blog, in which he provides his best advice for university students. There are going to be tons of applicants for the jobs you apply for after college. Some of them are going to be smarter than you, come … Continue reading The New Rules of the Job Search: Creating a Persona on the Web