It happened: you’re applying for an internship, job, or study abroad experience and the application packet requests the dreaded letter of recommendation. Continue reading “How to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation”
The HON195 students of 2017 not only wrote individual posts about their experience in Iceland, they also shared with us some wise words of wisdom: a) what they learned during their time abroad, and b) what they want future student travelers to know before packing their bags. Continue reading “Student Reflection and Words of Wisdom”
This article was co-written by USM’s Dr. Stacy Stewart, Coordinator of Career Services for Community Engagement and Career Development (CECD) and Erin Kane, Project Coordinator for the USM Honors – Iceland travel program. Stacy has worked as USM’s career counselor for 3 years and coordinates the annual university job fair. Erin has served on multiple search committees for entry to executive level job openings at the university.
Study Abroad: More than just studying and traveling
Resumes: More than just bullet points and crossed fingers
Fun Fact: In the time it takes for you to read this sentence, an employer has already decided if they are going to continue to read or simply reject your resume. Continue reading “How to Incorporate Study Abroad Into Your Resume”