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UMD Career Center

Want to know the ins and outs of the job market? Interested in getting up to date information on new jobs and opportunities? Look no further! The Peer Career Educators at the University of Maryland Career Center & The President's Promise have it covered!

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How to be successful with interviews!

How to be successful with interviews!

Interviewer: “So do you have any questions for me?”

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Don’t get caught off guard!

Prepare some questions to ask potential employers at the Career and Internship Fair. 

Check out our website for some examples: http://www.careercenter.umd.edu/page.cfm?section_ID=1&page_id=64

Hire Character. Train Skill.

Hire Character. Train Skill.

29 ways to stay creative in your every day life, career, and academics! Being creative helps you stay productive!

29 ways to stay creative in your every day life, career, and academics! Being creative helps you stay productive!

9 ways to live like an entrepreneur 

9 ways to live like an entrepreneur 

Look sharp at the Fall Career and Internship Fair!
Check out our Pinterest for some professional inspiration.
http://www.pinterest.com/umdcareercenter/

Look sharp at the Fall Career and Internship Fair!

Check out our Pinterest for some professional inspiration.

http://www.pinterest.com/umdcareercenter/

jthompsondesign:

BENEFITS OF A GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERNSHIP
On the job real world experience Advice and guidance from experienced mentors Networking opportunities Potential for real world work for your portfolio Recommendations and referrals Future job opportunity with the company
Read the Full Article; How to Get a Graphic Design Internship | Design Juices

jthompsondesign:

BENEFITS OF A GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERNSHIP

On the job real world experience
Advice and guidance from experienced mentors
Networking opportunities
Potential for real world work for your portfolio
Recommendations and referrals
Future job opportunity with the company

Read the Full Article; How to Get a Graphic Design Internship | Design Juices

Paid Internship As a Community Health Worker

PAID INTERNSHIP POSITION AVAILABLE for Fall 2014 and Spring 2015

Requirement: must have own transportation to and from health department and other sites.

Work at the Prince George’s County Health Department for a 16 week commitment (hours vary) for $500 dollars! Be trained as a Community Health Worker (CHW). Great for resume buildingMay turn into a full time position! 

If you are interested please email Hoda Sana (hodasana@umd.edu) your resume by September 18th at 5pm!

Scope of practice is below:

Role 1:  Bridge the gap between communities and the health and human service systems while establishing better communication processes between communities and the health and social services system. 

Role 2:  Distribute educational materials to women of childbearing age and their families in the community.

Role 3:  Navigate the health and human service systems by making referrals, coordinating services, and facilitating continuity of care by providing information about available clinics for follow-up for pregnant women in Prince George’s county.

Role 4:  Identify needs and advocate for services and resources by involving participants in self and community advocacy.

Role 5:  Map communities to identify the location of existing services and service gaps. These services will include Medicaid, SNAP (Food Stamps), WIC, family planning, prenatal care, dental services, prescription drug discount cards, behavioral health services, chronic disease management, adult and child immunizations, etc.

Find internship, full-time, and part-time employment opportunities using the new paperless Fall Career Fair Guide through the Terplife App!
https://guidebook.com/app/TerpLife/guide/umdfcif14

Find internship, full-time, and part-time employment opportunities using the new paperless Fall Career Fair Guide through the Terplife App!

https://guidebook.com/app/TerpLife/guide/umdfcif14

missmillmag:

Bored at work? Read this list and consider a career change!

"Career paths are often not straight thoroughfares. They sometimes take detours and switchbacks, and no one’s path will be the same as yours."

-Advice to an aspiring copy editor (via findfreshlove)

Are You Going To The Career Fair?

Make sure you check out the list of employers that will be there on each day and do your research about the company. Visit our calendar at careers.umd.edu for more information.

highbows-andpointedtoes:

When adults wanna talk to you about your future

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