Don’t Miss the Largest Career Event of 2019

Connect with prominent employers from across the nation—in-person and online—at the University of Maryland University College (UMUC) 2019 Spring Career Fairs. The in-person career fair will take place Thursday, March 7 at the College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center from 3 – 7 p.m. EST. The online event will take place on Thursday, March 14 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. EST.

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Everything You Need to Know About the 2019 Spring Career Fair App and Employer List

For the in-person University of Maryland University College (UMUC) 2019 Spring Career Fair on Thursday, March 7, an exclusive app is available to provide students and alumni access to tips to prepare for success, a list of participating employers and the open jobs they are looking to fill, directions, and so much more. Continue Reading

Give a Gift to Yourself This Holiday—Network!

The UMUC Career Service Team offers tips for networking this holiday season

Things slow down in many workplaces during the holidays, but what about your networking? This time of year can be a great time to grow your professional network. It is a social time with a lot of parties, events, and other opportunities to meet new people and engage with those you already know. The downtime in the office also allows you to think strategically about expanding your network and creating more engagement with your existing contacts.

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How to Get Ahead in Your Career

After you landed your dream job a decade ago, you headed to work each day filled with a sense of excitement, optimism and energy. Fast forward a few years. Although you may still enjoy where you work and the people who surround you, it’s possible that you’ve outgrown your role at your organization.Continue Reading

What You Need to Know about the UMUC 2018 Virtual Career Fair

Next Wednesday, March 14, UMUC will host its Spring Virtual Career Fair featuring 62 premier employers. Access a list of these employers and what they are recruiting for here. Recruiters are searching for candidates across a wide variety of career areas and locations, so be sure to study this list carefully so you can best plan your time at the event.Continue Reading