Yearly Archives: 2022

Fall CARC Events – Harvard Extension School

Harvard Extension School (HES) admitted degree students and alumni have access to events, resources and services through the Harvard Office of Career Services and career webinars hosted through the HES Career and Academic Resource Center (CARC). CARC events are tailored …

By Amanda Peters
Amanda Peters Director, Harvard Extension School Career Advising & Programming
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Abbott’s ‘Shaping the Future of STEM’ Podcast (Episode 4)

For more than 130 years, Abbott has changed the world by creating new products and technologies in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices, and branded generic pharmaceuticals. Now, Abbott is changing the face of careers in STEM.

How this top employer is changing the face …

By Firsthand - 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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The Everything Guide to a Career in Public Service

When I was 13 years old, I went to science camp. One day, I sat and listened as a scientist described what global warming was going to do to the planet—rising ocean levels, mass extinctions, devastation of populations around the …

By Heather Krasna - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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5 Ways to Immediately Improve Your Resume

Your resume is your first opportunity to sell yourself to recruiters and hiring managers. It can also be your last if your resume is outdated or too thin. Here are five tips that will help you immediately update and beef up …

By Andrew Fennell - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Whether you’re new to OCS or have used our resources and services, we invite you to connect with us!

Come to 10 minute drop-in advising for quick questions, resume/cover letter reviews, or just to get started.
Drop-ins are a convenient …

By Loredana George
Loredana George Assistant Director, International Relations and Development, Global Health, Human Rights, Poverty Alleviation, Education, Psychology, Social Services and Alumni Engagement
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Top 5 Tools for Digital Marketing

When it comes to digital marketing, few things are as important as the tools digital marketers rely on to get their jobs done. These include everything from social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram to analytics tools like Google Analytics. …

By Maximilian Vanegas - WayUp
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6 Common Data Science Interview Questions

Data science is one of the fastest-growing career paths. And if you’re looking to land a job in data science engineering this year, you’ll need to be able to answer the following six interview questions—which cover a wide range of …

By George Tsagas - 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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Positioning your HES academic journey to support your career: Five steps to success

HES learners are experienced professionals who sign up for classes for a wide range of reasons, from looking to build on existing skill sets and knowledge areas, enhancing career prospects in their current role and industry, or perhaps making a …

By Amanda Peters
Amanda Peters Director, Harvard Extension School Career Advising & Programming
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Receiving a United Nations Foundation Fellowship after a Decade out of the Workforce: A ProFellow Success Story

ProFellow.com is a free online resource for researching academic and professional fellowship opportunities. These span undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate levels, including opportunities for mid-career professionals, social entrepreneurship fellowships, and more.

Read about Harvard Extension School ALM alum Sarah Farooqi’s experience …

By Amanda Peters
Amanda Peters Director, Harvard Extension School Career Advising & Programming
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What It Takes To Nail A Tech Interview—An Interviewer’s Perspective

Preparing for a technical interview can sometimes feel daunting, and you don’t quite know where to begin. To demystify the technical interview process at Expedia Group, we spoke to Daniela Veloz, a Senior Software Engineer at Expedia Group who has …

By Mahogany Aminzia - WayUp
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