Professional Guidance

10 Things to do this Winter Break

10 things to do this winter break.

Congratulations; you are almost finished with the fall semester and headed toward 2021! While you may want to spend this break scrolling through TikTok, binge watching Netflix and taking that well-deserved time-off to rejuvenate from this past semester, you might …

By Ashley Archangelo
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Working Warriors: Gabi Scheff M’22 Finds A Home in Her Multicultural Initiatives Fellowship at Merrimack

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Gabi Scheff M’22 has found a new path at Merrimack, coming off a decade-long career in the entertainment industry to pursue her master’s in clinical mental health counseling. But she is not just a student — she’s one of our incredible …

By Dan Roussel
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The 5th Annual Liberal Arts Career Night (At A Distance), Through the Eyes of a Current Senior

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If you’ve been an O’Brien Center groupie for a while, you may have seen last year’s recap of our 4th Annual Liberal Arts Career Night! Perhaps you even attended — and if so, were able to network with the 21 brilliant …

By Dan Roussel
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How to Prepare Questions for Virtual Career Fairs, With Examples

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How To Nail The Virtual Interview At This Fortune 500 Company—According To A Recruiting Leader

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The COVID-19 crisis forced companies around the world to immediately adopt fully virtual interviewing processes. Whether you’re a fan or afraid of the on-screen interview, one thing’s for sure: virtual interviewing is here to stay.

So, we’ve put together a …

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5 Ways to Stand Out at Virtual Career Fairs

5 Ways to Stand Out at Virtual Career Fairs

Make the right impression when connecting with recruiters at virtual fairs.

This post was originally posted by Handshake. You can find the full, original article by clicking here.

This school year, there’s a whole new way to find a job …

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5 Tips for How to Research A Company & Land the Job

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With Merrimack College’s first ever virtual Fall Internship & Career Fair less than 20 days away, now is a better time than ever to start looking at the over 60 companies in attendance this semester! An important rule of thumb for …

By Ashley Archangelo
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Get Noticed. Stand Out. Move Ahead. LinkedIn Learning.

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With the job market being tighter today than it has been in a long time, how does your resume get noticed so that you stand out to prospective employers and get that interview? By mastering skills that the employer is …

By Marge Dwyer
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5 Tips To Help You Succeed At Your Next Internship

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This article was originally posted by the Beacon, Merrimack College’s student newspaper. To read the original article, please click here.

During the spring 2020 semester I had the opportunity to be a Communication/Public Relations intern at FRESH Communications. This was …

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Working Warriors: Kelly Crotty Shines in Behavioral Technician Internship with Northeast Family Services

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Kelly Crotty ‘21, majoring in psychology and minoring in health science, receives rightful recognition for her astounding career development throughout her undergraduate career at Merrimack College. As Crotty has progressed throughout her undergraduate career, she sought to discover an opportunity …

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