LinkedIn Part I: Your Profile and Personal Brand

August 14, 2017

With more than 500 million users, 10 million jobs, 9 million companies, and 24 languages, you’ve probably already heard of this professional-oriented social media site. Used correctly, LinkedIn communicates similar information as a résumé and provides positive information about you.

But what does that mean for a student without lots of experience? Is it an online location for your...

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Hiring International Students

July 26, 2017

International students at the UO demonstrate tremendous ambition, drive, and curiosity. As an employer, hiring international students can seem like a daunting task when you aren’t sure of all the facts. Read on for quick tips, myth-busters, and benefits of hiring international students.

There are over 3,000 international students currently study at the UO—the majority of which are four...

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Tips for Safer Online Job Searches

July 13, 2017

The Internet and e-mail have transformed job hunting and employee recruitment. There is greater access to more opportunities, but any online job search should be tempered by caution. Increased accessibility has benefited scammers, too. Fraudulent job postings may actually be targeting your money or personal information. The following suggestions are ways to protect yourself when searching for...

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Summer Job Tips

June 12, 2017

As the school year nears its end (congratulations!), students plan their summer: study abroad, traveling, summer jobs, and more.

For those who are still looking for a summer job, our On-Campus Recruiting Coordinator, Tina Haynes, shares her top three resources:

  1. CoolWorks: lists jobs for people who are...
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