Career Kickstart: Resume and Networking Bootcamp

Career Kickstart: Resume and Networking Bootcamp

Last Thursday was the Career Kickstart event for resume building, networking, and interviewing skills. Twenty-two graduating seniors of the Communication Department came dressed to impress with resumes in hand and their two minute elevator speech prepared. With the students’ dream…

Make yourself more marketable: Land your dream job

Make yourself more marketable: Land your dream job

Wednesday, March 6, 2013: Make yourself more marketable: Land your dream job 5-6:30 p.m. CMU 126 RSVP: vsprang@uw.edu Companies look at your individual experiences as only one part of the whole package. Are you sharing the right information? Join to…

Feb. 19 Kickstart event

Feb. 19 Kickstart event

Tuesday, February 19, 2013: How Did You Get That Job? 5-6:30 p.m. CMU 126 RSVP: vsprang@uw.edu People with the coolest jobs in town tell you how they got ‘em … and how you can get the next one. Join speakers…

Professional Development Events

Professional Development Events

What are your post-graduation plans? Not sure? Let Career Kickstart help! This series of events, sponsored by the UW Department of Communication Alumni Board, features the expertise of communication professionals who want to help you land your first job. Watch…

January 17 Event -What I Wish I Knew Before Graduating

January 17 Event -What I Wish I Knew Before Graduating

  Thursday, January 17, 2013: What I Wish I Knew Before Graduating 5-6:30 p.m. CMU 126 RSVP: vsprang@uw.edu Hindsight is always 20/20. The closer you get to graduating and taking those first steps into the real world, the more important…

Microsoft, Redfin, KOMO professionals offer internship advice

Microsoft, Redfin, KOMO professionals offer internship advice

By Erica Thompson – At this month’s Career Kickstart event, communication students absorbed advice about how to land an internship from professionals who know how hard it can be to enter into the working world. Students looking to go into…

Break through the noise: Get the internship Nov. 15

Break through the noise: Get the internship Nov. 15

On Thursday, Nov. 15, meet key leaders from local organizations both large and small to find out how an internship helped them land where they are today and what opportunities might be most useful for your career after college. November 15,…

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