Topic: Job search

Five Resume-Writing Don’ts

Jan. 27, 2016

Thinking about internships or summer jobs, or looking to start your career? A strong resume is the first step, but it can be tricky. Read on for some resume-writing Don’ts from UT career services experts.

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Online Course Helps Students Put their Liberal Arts Education on the Map

Oct. 7, 2010

Dr. Katharine Brooks, director of career services at The University of Texas at Austin, helps students studying in liberal arts fields such as English, economics and history market their education to future employers in her new online course "Taking Your Major from College to Career."

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Experts Available to Share Job Seeking Tips for New and Recent Graduates

April 20, 2010

The U.S. has lost eight million jobs since the recession began in December 2007. Unemployment seems to be holding steady. Some forecasters believe the job outlook will improve. In the coming weeks, thousands of students will graduate from college and try to enter the workforce.

Faculty and staff experts at The University of Texas at Austin are available to talk to media to share their insight on job-seeking strategies for new graduates, the role of social media in job seeking, trends in campus recruiting, the link between education and a career, how to be indispensable at work and how new graduates should negotiate their first salary.

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Professional Networking Tool Gives Advertising and PR Students Job Search Edge

May 7, 2009

A new social/professional networking Web site exclusive to alumni, students, faculty and staff of the Department of Advertising at The University of Texas at Austin is aiding graduating advertising and public relations students in their job search.

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The University of Texas at Austin Provides Resources for Unemployed Alumni and Employers Seeking to Hire

April 22, 2009

AccessUT, a restricted Web site at The University of Texas at Austin, is becoming a powerful tool in helping unemployed alumni find their next job during a sagging national economy.

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