Author Archives: Kelli Delfosse

Finding the Right Fit as a Diverse Candidate

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Hiring managers need candidates who will fit in with the existing culture at their company. Candidates want to find a place that’s welcoming and makes them feel comfortable. Businesses and job seekers both want a rewarding and mutually beneficial exchange. But …

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How to Use LinkedIn to Find a Job in 2020

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LinkedIn is one of the best tools to find a job right now. In this article, we’ll show you 10 steps for how to use LinkedIn effectively to get more interviews and job offers.

We need to do three things if …

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How To Make Your Entry-Level Engineering Resume Stand Out

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According to Glassdoor, for one job opening, only 2% of applicants will be called in for an interview. Yikes…that sounds intimidating. But don’t stress, I’m here to help you be part of that 2% by letting you know how to …

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How To Develop The 10 Soft Skills You Need To Get Ahead In Your Career

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It can be so easy to assume that the skills you need to advance in a job can only be taught in school. But in reality, the technical knowledge you need for your everyday career is only a small portion …

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4 Tips for Building Relationships Through Informational Interviews

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Informational interviews are treasure troves of information. What you collect from these types of networking meetings—in which you build relationships with people at the organizations you want to join—can provide you with insights that can help you improve your resume, cover …

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5 Best Questions to Ask at the End of an Interview

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Employers are constantly looking for candidates with a clear understanding of what they want in their careers. And one of the best ways in which employers assess this during an interview is through questions candidates ask at the end. This is …

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Interviewing Resources from the Career Center

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Most interviews are currently happening over phone or video. It may be tempting to prep the same way you would for traditional, in-person interviews. Indeed, some of the content of the conversation may be similar. However, it’s critical to consider …

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Vault’s 100 Best Internships for 2021

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This year, our Internship Rankings highlight the top programs in 29 categories, including the Most Prestigious Internships, Best Overall Internships, Best Internships by Industry, Best Internships for Diversity, Best Internships by Employment Factor, and, new this year, Best Internships by …

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How to Pitch Your Value in Interviews

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In interviews, one of the most important things you need to do is persuasively communicate how you can add value—to the company and to the specific team. Unfortunately, it can be difficult to do this, largely because it’s hard to know …

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America’s Best Employers For Diversity by Forbes

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As the topic of diversity and inclusion has gained ever greater importance in the business world, Forbes has partnered with market research firm Statista to highlight America’s best employers for diversity. This year marks our third annual list.

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