When it comes to careers, industries of interest among students are always changing. Not only do new jobs (that previously never existed) pop up every day, but also outside factors, such as the economy or trends, make for an ever-evolving career landscape.
Exploring careers in the arts can be overwhelming because of the many subsets of the industry. To narrow down into concentrations, let’s think of art careers in these categories: performing arts, visual arts, arts management, art education, and applied arts.Read more "Industry Highlight: Arts"
I really enjoy the daily updates I receive via LinkedIn, email, etc., from former students about job updates, new skills acquired, recommended reading, and so on. This reminds me of how fortunate we are at University of Richmond to have talented and motivated students who do so well in life, post graduation and contribute in many ways to make the world a better place.Read more "Faculty Guest Blogger: The Job Search"
Senior year can be difficult, especially with the stress of finding a job or getting accepted into graduate school. It can also be easy to get discouraged. When all of your friends have found jobs or you got rejected from an opportunity that you were passionate about, it is important to stay motivated – but that’s easier said than done, right?Read more "Don’t Be Discouraged!"
Making a good impression at a career expo has never been easier! Watch this quick video and learn tips on your attire, elevator speech, resume and networking skills.Read more "Navigating Career Expos"
Remember: just because you’re out of the country doesn’t mean that you can’t utilize resources from Career Services. There are plenty of things that you can do to stay on top of career development while abroad. Especially if you’re going abroad as a junior, it is essential that you keep in touch with our career advisors to start navigating the process of looking for a summer internship or upcoming graduate school applications.Read more "Career Services While Abroad"
While most students are looking forward to sleeping in and catching up on TV shows missed throughout the semester, winter break also provides an opportunity to think and plan for the next step: jobs, internships, graduate school. Here are some tips for getting ahead and making the most of this winter break!Read more "Make the Most of Your Winter Break"