BCC News

Practice Your Upcoming Virtual Interview with HireVue

Have an upcoming virtual interview you need to prepare for? As a Smeal student, you have access to HireVue to practice virtual interviews. Did you know, many companies that recruit at Smeal use HireVue for their virtual interviews?

Take advantage …

By Emily Tressler
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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 …

By Emily Tressler
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Preparing for the Fall Semester and Recruiting Season

As we start to prepare for the fall semester, here are all the ways you can stay connected with the Business Career Center resources and events!

Career Prep Resources

We have resources for all your career needs! Everything from resumes/cover …

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Introducing External Job Feed on Nittany Lion Careers!

Nittany Lion Careers is Penn State University’s single-system recruiting platform for all students, alumni, and employers. Through this system, you can see jobs that companies are seeking to fill as well as workshops and information sessions employers are hosting on …

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How to Virtually Stay Connected with the BCC

As we adjust to a new way of remote learning, here are all the ways you can stay connected with the Business Career Center resources and events!

Career Prep Resources

We have resources for all your career needs! Everything from …

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#Adulting: Maintaining the Job Search Process in a Virtual Reality

Far and wide across the university, students and staff alike are feeling the effects of the COVID-19 virus. As Penn State announced their decision to maintain an online-only presence for the duration of the Spring20 semester, it’s normal to feel …

By Ali Chiavetta
Ali Chiavetta Graduate Intern Ali Chiavetta
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Zoom best practices for your online meetings & appointments

Have an upcoming Zoom meeting or appointment, but not quite sure how it will work? Check out the Zoom support page for training webinars, info on testing your audio and video, and much more!

Some helpful tips for Zoom meetings …

By Emily Tressler
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The BCC will be operating virtually until further notice

The Business Career Center will be operating virtually until further notice.

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 …

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Free resources as you get ready for career fair season!

Check out these free resources available to you as you start planning for the upcoming career fairs!

Free Resume Printing

The University Park Undergraduate Association (UPUA), voted to pass a bill that will fund resume printing for students.

The program …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist Emily Tressler
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No-cost digital subscriptions to NYT and WSJ now available to all Penn State students!

Access to breaking news just got easier!

Penn State’s Student News Readership Program is evolving to include digital subscriptions to the New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. These no-cost subscriptions include access to podcasts, articles, videos, and other …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist Emily Tressler
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