What NOT to Do at a Career Fair

Cat Mattis—Brockport hosted a Career and Internship Fair at the beginning of the month. I attended in search of a summer internship, and I KILLED IT, if I do say so myself. Well, I do admit, I had areas where I could have improved, but I realize what I did wrong, so I hope 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…

Alumni Spotlight: Jim Mignano

Alumni Spotlight We’ve asked some of our Winging It alumni to let us know what they’re up to these days. Here, Jim Mignano ’13 talks about how his Brockport blogging experience helped prepare him for his current work with communications agency Text100, as well as other professional development. Watch for more of these features in…

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…

Jobs & 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…