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Summer Jobs Galore!

Here we go again! Time to get on that summer job train. There are so many options available for summer jobs, but first, we need to answer some very important questions: 1. Where do you want to be?- Do you want to go live with family? Maybe go back to your hometown? Or would you…

Don’t Get Catfished: Find Your Perfect Job and Avoid Creeps Online

You’re young, restless and searching for your perfect [job] match. You’re not looking for some fake company to lure you in, promise you the world and then steal your credit card information (even worse). Just as the Internet provides quality and very legitimate job postings, it can also be a place for scammers to target…

Person + Environment

People say they want to get a “good job,” but what does that mean? There are so many things that could constitute a “good job” and the qualifications are different for everybody. So, here’s the big question- how do you figure out what is a “good job” for you? People say they want to get a…

Work at the Career Center: Play to Your Strengths!

New to campus? Been here for a while? Love working on resumes? Don’t know anything about resumes? Want to help people? Need a job? Keep reading. The MU Career Center is looking to hire new Career Specialists! We are looking for people who are freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors (with at least three semesters left), short,…

August Part-Time Job Fair: Six Keys to Success

The 2015 Part-Time Job Fair is less than three weeks away: August 27th!  All students are welcome to participate and while you can simply show up that day to the MizzouRec Complex it's in your best interest to do a little planning in advance. I have outlined some simple steps to help you make the…

Looking For a Part-Time Job?

August is just around the corner and many of you will be beginning to, or already have been, searching for a job to start in the fall. As a Career Specialist, I have helped many MU students during this search and thought some good advice might be to post to our blog answering what I…

What To Do This Summer If You Don’t Have an Internship

Summer’s finally here, which means warm weather, no tests, no stress, and tons of free time, maybe too much free time. Maybe all your friends have interesting internships and you didn’t even apply for one. Or maybe you applied for your dream internship, but didn’t get it. Whatever the case may be, there are still…

3 Things I Wish I Knew Before a Career Fair

Career fairs provide you a chance to gain a deeper insight into the company and the position you are interested in. In addition, it is a great chance for you to impress campus recruiters and make yourself stand out from the sea of candidates. Are you prepared to attend one? Below are 3 important tips…

Tips for a Creative Portfolio

In preparing for graduation, there are only about a million thoughts and worries buzzing through a graduate’s head (including mine). In a creative position like my career path, one thing that can help ease your mind and help you stand out amongst your competition is a very strong portfolio. In this article, I will pass…

3 Things To Know About Finding a Part-Time Job

Working a part-time job during school can be a really rewarding experience both financially, socially, and professionally. Here are some helpful resources to help you land a great part-time job during your time at Mizzou! Get Online HireMizzouTigers.com is a free service for all MU students and alumni, and with over 1,500 part-time and summer…