It’s incredibly easy to miss the minuscule mistakes in your resume. Most hiring mangers spend approximately six seconds looking at your resume, which means the simplest things can put you at a disadvantage. Employers look to recruit employees who are meticulous, organized, and detail-oriented, so make sure your resume represents your best self by avoiding these common pitfalls.
Many students find the transition back into the new school year to be daunting not only because of their heavy course load, but also because of extracurricular activities and on-campus jobs. With so many things weighing on their shoulders, it can be difficult to manage their time and participate in activities they genuinely enjoy, and believe will benefit them in the long run.Read more "You’re Back On Campus: Now What?"
Our Marketing and Communications Assistant, Emma O’Brien, ’18, shares a 3-step guide to finding your perfect summer internship.Read more "3-Step Guide to Finding Your Perfect Summer Internship"
Most students here at the University of Richmond have heard about SpiderConnect, but the question is- are students utilizing it to its full potential?Read more "SpiderConnect: A truly effective way of opening doors to future opportunities"
Congrats! You’ve put in the hard work — applied for the position, completed an interview, and gotten an internship!Read more "How to Make the Most of Your Internship"
It has been an exciting four years for me at the University of Richmond. I can’t believe that in a few weeks I will be walking across the stage to get my diploma. In the midst of these hectic past few weeks, I have taken some time to reflect on my time here and I have learned a few things that I would like to share with you!Read more "Senior Reflections: Alyson Fraser"
It is my last semester here at University of Richmond and I am determined to make the most of it. Here is my game plan: this semester, I will go above and beyond! Last semester in college is not the time to do the minimum, especially when it comes to finding a job and preparing for life after college. Here are some examples of what I will do in the next few months. Have you made a game plan?Read more "Last Semester, Senior Year: My Game Plan"