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.
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
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.
You left no stone unturned during the job search, dazzled the hiring manager with your resume and landed an interview. Now it’s time to get prepared.
Now, there’s an even easier way to tap into the job listings posted on CareerQuest. As a UMUC student and/or alumni, you no longer need to log in and search the Job/Internship board each day to stay in the know. CareerQuest will do the job for you!Continue Reading
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
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
The in-person 2018 Spring Career Fair is fast approaching. On March 7, UMUC students and alumni will gather at the College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Hyattsville, Md., to connect with prominent businesses and recruiters from across the country.Continue Reading
UMUC’s Career Services team recently hosted a Hot Career Tools Webinar to give students and alumni a general overview of the self-service tools housed within UMUC’s CareerQuest. This webinar provided instruction on where to find these tools and how to use them. Continue Reading
UMUC graduate Sonny Tannan ‘13 is the Director of Business Development for the United Way of Central Maryland. He engages with community members and influencers to build partnerships and expand the organization’s financial support.Continue Reading