Happy last day of classes!
While you're enjoying a much needed vacation, don't pass up any opportunities to advance your job or internship search. Other job seekers may be taking a break so this is your chance to step up and stand out. When you're attending events or catching up with old friends, the holidays can be a great time of year to make connections (network). They also offer a great excuse to check in with your mentors and former supervisors and leverage your contacts. After the New Year, use some of your remaining downtime to research potential positions and develop your application materials. Check out these articles for more information on the value of job/internship searching during the holidays:
Good luck with exams!
Complete the 2012 IDEAL Employer Survey for a chance to win scholarships and internships!
Columbia University students are highly sought after by employers so your opinions are extremely important and valuable sources of information. Top companies, including many that recruit Columbia students, base their recruiting strategies on Universum's research. Take a few minutes to complete the 2012 Universum IDEAL Employer Survey about your experience at Columbia and receive a free copy of WetFeet Insider Guide, a special offer from Businessweek, and the opportunity to win scholarships and internships.
City Year Shadow Day - Thursday, Jan. 5th
Meet City Year corps members, staff, and other students interested in making a difference with City Year. Learn about how to get involved with City Year as a college student or after graduation. Opportunity for in person interview for applications already submitted. For more information, please contact Diana Vining .