October 2013






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CareerBuzz
October 2013
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In This Issue:

- Article: Boring Resumes 
- Event: Peace Studies Majors
- Event: Volunteering
- Event: Psychology Majors
- Career EXPO: A Month Away
- Journalism Intern Spotlight
- HIST Alum in Peace Corps

 

7 Ways Your Resume is Just as Boring as Everyone Else's

"...even as more opportunities open up, the competition is as strong -  or stronger than ever before. That's why your resume has to be perfect."
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"1. It's still sporting that outdated objective.
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3. It's missing important keywords.
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6. It tells versus shows."


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Events this Month:

Careers for Peace Studies Majors
Tue. Oct. 15th - 7 p.m.
CSB - Gorecki 204


Thinking about Volunteering after Graduation?
Tue. Oct. 22 - 7 p.m.
SJU - Founders Room (Quad 170)


Careers for Psychology Majors
Tue. Oct. 29 - 7 p.m.
CSB - Gorecki 204


Career EXPO is COMING!EXPO

WEDNESDAY, November 6th

EXPO is a great opportuni
ty to:

1. Learn about career possibilities from alums
    
2. Talk to and get informed about companies
    
3.
Network with potential employers

Want to learn more? Click here     


Bennie & Johnnie Spotlights

Intern: Angel Key, COMM Major w/Journalism focus
Programming and Production - Technical Intern/ KABC-TV Los Angeles

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"My best advice is, "You know the saying, 'when one door closes, another one opens'? I don't follow that. I feel as though opportunities happen for those who have the courage to knock on the door instead of waiting for it to open."



Alum: Tony Jensen,'12 HIST & POLI SCI Major
Peace Corps - Cambodia

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"CSB/SJU did provide me with a strong foundation
for my Peace Corps service. The classes that I took at the two schools provided me with a greater and more
diverse perspective on the world, challenging the way I had previously viewed and understood global issues."


 

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