How to Succeed in a Virtual Recruiter Session

Job seekers are encouraged to take advantage of every opportunity to meet and network with HR managers and recruiters from prospective employers, because getting in front of a recruiter may increase your chances of landing a position with an organization. Therefore, on November 15, UMUC’s Office of Career Services will host a Virtual Recruiter Session with Navy Federal Credit Union, eGlobal Tech, Mar Inc., FirstData and more. These premier employers are looking for talented UMUC students and alumni to fill open positions at each company.Continue Reading

Job Searching Over 50

Job searching typically isn’t easy, regardless of how old you are. However, older Job applicants sometimes have to overcome barriers they did not face when they were younger. This may prolong the job search and might make it more difficult to get hired. However, there are strategies that older job applicants can implement to help find gainful, meaningful employment.Continue Reading

Tips for Jobseekers Preparing for a Career Fair

UMUC’s 2017 Spring Career Fair registration is now open! Register now to attend in-person on March 9 and online on March 14.

Career fairs are a wonderful opportunity for you to meet recruiters and learn more about potential employment opportunities. To ensure career fair success attendees will need to put their best foot forward and prepare in advance, here are a few tips and best practices to follow. Continue Reading