Warm Up for Winter Break: Intern/Job Search

By admin | December 8, 2016

While Winter Break is usually a time for kicking back and reconnecting with hometown friends, it can also be a time for getting a jump start on spring/summer internship and job searches. Here are a few tips on how to make the most out of break when looking for employment opportunities. Define what you’re looking […]

How to Build a Professional Portfolio

By admin | November 17, 2016

Many students and grads wonder how to best showcase their skills and stand out amongst the competition in the job search. Well, here at the CDC we believe in the 5 P’s of Career Development: proper preparation prevents poor performance. One of the most vital parts of an interview, besides yourself and your resume, is […]

So You Want to Work Abroad?

By admin | November 3, 2016

In preparation for SJU’s International Career Conference, we’ll be sharing a few useful resources for students looking to map out her or his international journey.  While the reality of studying or working abroad may seem like a distant dream to some, life-changing travel opportunities are widely available to everyone. However, a significant amount of engagement […]

How To Find Alumni On LinkedIn

By admin | October 20, 2016

Want to learn more about what you can do your major? Wondering about your career options? Or want to connect with SJU alumni about career paths? LinkedIn is a great tool that allows you to do all of these things and more. Here’s how: Step 1) Log into LinkedIn on your computer and under My […]

Student Spotlight: Isabella Brilliant '16

By admin | April 11, 2016

Interested in working in tax? What better place to start than as a tax intern at BDO! Find out how Isabella Brilliant ’16 scored her dream internship with this week’s student spotlight

Employer Spotlight: Symphony Health Solutions

By admin | April 8, 2016

Ewa, the Executive Director of Commercial Effectiveness Analytics, takes us through a day at Symphony Health Solutions!

4 Reasons You NEED a Non-Profit Job

By admin | March 30, 2016

What better way for a Saint Joe’s student to use their Jesuit education than to put their talents to work for a non-profit? Unfortunately, all most students think of when they hear the words “non-profit” is being worked hard with little pay. So we’re here to set the record straight and tell you a) none of that is true and b) there are some serious benefits to working for a non-profit!

Student Spotlight: Sydney Oates '16

By admin | March 30, 2016

The Career Development Center helped Sydney Oates ’16 scoop an internship with Turkey Hill Dairy! Find out what a day in the life of a Market Research Intern looks like (hint: it involves ice cream)!

Employer Spotlight: ASPIRA Schools of Pennsylvania

By admin | March 18, 2016

Lindsey, a Development Professional, takes us through a day at ASPIRA Schools of Pennsylvania!

Student Spotlight: Emily Kamelhar '16

By admin | February 26, 2016

Love Coka-Cola? Emily Kamelhar ’16 takes us through a day selling Coke in Philly!