Farewell Asha Sowell!

Asha Sowell will be leaving the Rockwell Career Center for a position with our fellow Big 12 school, The University of Texas at Austin. Asha has accepted a position with the Career Management and Corporate Relations office at The McCombs …

By Troy Hopkins
Troy Hopkins Director, Undergraduate Career Counseling
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How to Negotiate Salary for Beginners (With Examples)

Negotiating salary, especially when it’s your first job offer, can be daunting and even nerve-racking. Yet most companies expect you to negotiate; if you don’t, you might leave money on the table. Don’t know how to negotiate salary? We’ll show …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
Forage
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Interview Questions, Answered: ‘What Are Your Salary Expectations?’

While a job can be a significant source of accomplishment and satisfaction in your life, it’s also the primary way you earn money. That’s money you use to pay your bills, save for the future, and spend on whatever you …

By Rachel Pelta - Forage
Forage
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How to Accept a Job Offer (With Examples)

You got the job! Before you throw caution to the wind and start celebrating, you’ll need to formally accept your offer. This may involve negotiating the terms of the offer, signing an official offer, and sending a formal acceptance letter …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
Forage
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How International Students Can Improve Their Chances of Getting H-1B Visas

With this year’s H-1B visa registration season well underway, we spoke with International Student Career Expert Marcelo Barros about what international students should be doing now, common mistakes students make when searching for U.S. employment, and what we can expect …

By Derek Loosvelt - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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How Do You Talk About Being Laid Off in a Mass Layoff?

If you’ve recently been laid off, we’re sorry. Our family, friends, and tech colleagues have all been directly impacted by hiring freezes and waves in the tech industry.

Even if you planned to quit your job soon, getting laid off …

By Exponent Team - Exponent
Exponent
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What does it mean to be a Social Media Coordinator?

Ashley is the Social Media Coordinator for University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Her job has two equally important functions: to monitor social media for mentions of the university and to publish engaging content for the school’s constituents. Whether updating students …

By Troy Hopkins
Troy Hopkins Director, Undergraduate Career Counseling
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Actuary vs Accountant: What’s the Difference?

An actuary reviews data to calculate risks, typically for insurance premiums or business decisions. On the other hand, an accountant compiles and reports financial information for things like taxes, year-end statements, and budgeting.

While the careers have many overlaps — both …

By McKayla Girardin - Forage
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