Welcome Back! – All you need to know to prepare for recruiting season!

Welcome to the Fall 2020 Semester. The Business Career Center (BCC) is your one-stop-shop for anything career focused! Check out the BCC’s website to pick up on tips that can help you land an internship or job, schedule an appointment with a career coach, and much more.

Here are all the ways you can stay connected with the Business Career Center resources and events!


Virtual Events / Career Fairs

Check the BCC website event listings for real-time information on upcoming employer events, workshops, and virtual career fairs!

For detailed information about preparing for virtual career fairs click here.

Each Wednesday of the semester we will be hosting our Wednesday Virtual Series, professional development sessions designed to help you prepare for the recruiting season! Check out some of the upcoming sessions!


Virtual Resume Drop: Save My Resume

Email your resume to smealresumes@psu.edu to have a Career Coach or Career Service Intern review your resume and give you feedback within 72 business hours!

This event will be ongoing from August 24 – October 2.


Career Prep Resources

We have resources for all your career needs! Everything from resumes/cover letters, interviewing tips, job search, networking, and more. Below are just a few highlighted resources.

  • Perfect your resumeCheck out these resources on the Business Career Center website to create a resume that exemplifies your skills!
  • Craft your cover letter: Need some guidance on creating a stand-out cover letter? Check out these resources on the BCC website.

Check out all our career resources on the BCC website!

For detailed information about preparing for virtual career fairs click here.


1-on-1 Virtual Career Coaching Appointments / Drop-In Hours

visit nittanylioncareers.psu.edu to schedule a virtual appointment with a career coach. Once logged into NLC click the ‘Counseling Appt’ Button along the left side. Then click the ‘Request New Appointment’ button at the top of the screen. You will be prompted to enter the details, time, and date of the appointment and choose the preferred Smeal career coach.

Have a quick question about your resume, or need career advice? Take advantage of daily drop-ins this fall semester available between 10 a.m. – 6.p.m. Monday through Friday, beginning August 24th!
No appointment necessary,

just click to attend >> bit.ly/FallDropInHours

Topics may include:

  • Mock Interviews
  • Resume Reviews
  • General Career Advice

**Note if there is someone currently in a meeting you will be assigned to the waiting room until the next available coach is free.**


On-Demand Workshop Videos

The Business Career Center YouTube page houses numerous informational videos to help you in your career preparation, check it out anytime, anywhere!


Follow us on Social

Stay connecting to all things BCC, by following us on social!

Facebook: Smeal Business Career Center

Instagram: SmealCareer

LinkedIn: Smeal Business Career Center

YouTube: Smeal Careers


If you have any questions please do not hesitate to email, smealcareers@smeal.psu.edu.

We look forward to helping you with all your career prep needs this fall!


By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist