Tell me about yourself. Why do you want to work here? Where will you be in 5 years? What are your strengths and weaknesses?
Nervous? Don’t be. That combination of questions above is, simply, the result of a Google search on the most common job interview questions. Upon being called in for an interview, you might [...]
Your resume is the building block of your career – you’ll need it in tip-top shape to get results.
Ever opened a blank word document and wondered how to tie in your academic, professional and co-curricular experience into a dynamite resume? Do you look at young alumni and wonder how they landed their first job? Thinking [...]
Lights, camera, action: are you ready to go on the career stage? In this case, it’s more like resume, elevator speech, firm hand shake, action. Career Week’s interactive resume, interview and fashion workshops have prepped you for the big Career & Internship Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 5 and now it’s the time to shine.
Put your [...]
Yesterday, School of Communication alumna and human resource recruiter all-star, Monica Harris, shared her path to career success. As a Senior Recruiter for the Jacobson Group, Monica has seen it all in terms of resumes, cover letters and interviews. After all, your resume is the building block of your career – you’ll want to take [...]
Not sure what the few months after graduation look like? We’re here to demystify the murky period between graduation and your next big move.
We were able to chat with Monica Harris, a School of Communication alumna, on how she turned her degree in communications to a successful human resources career. Monica graduated in 2011 with [...]
It’s a new year: it’s time to invest in your career – your future is worth it. Loyola University Chicago School of Communication’s Career Week 2013 is designed to put you in the driver’s seat to take control of your career. Join us Jan. 29 – 31 for interactive workshops and events to give you [...]
In this digital age, employers are used to reviewing resumes and cover letters online — but nothing beats dazzling a potential employer in person. Want to make sure you are remembered? Check out these tips for success at the School of Communication’s Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013.
Of course, you’ve done your homework prior [...]
As your second semester of senior year is approaching, so are the inevitable questions from family and friends about your post-grad plans. (Or maybe you’re even asking yourself.) You’ve probably rehearsed your elevator speech to the question “so what are you going to do after you graduate?” Many are still trying to figure out what [...]
As a soon-to-be-senior, you’ve mastered college life. By now, you’ve gained professional experience, are well under way with your major classes, have studied abroad or taken on leadership responsibilities on campus. Hopefully, you’ve given serious thought to your career and future. This upcoming summer is a fantastic way to pursue another internship, research graduate schools [...]
By now, you’ve gotten the lay of the land. You’ve mastered your classes, gotten involved on campus and are enjoying the city of Chicago. Most of you are probably looking ahead to the summer or next year – with plans to study abroad, perform research with a professor or intern over the summer.
The Career Development [...]