Job Search Tactics

#WisdomWednesday

It’s Wednesday! Today’s wisdom is from Jake Sheinman a senior majoring in Marketing. Jake says, “Shake as many hands as possible. Don’t be afraid to knock on someone’s door and introduce yourself as an intern with questions. From my experience, everyone …

By Abigail Falce
Abigail Falce Marketing Intern
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Roadblock in Your Job Search? Use the New Jobs Feature on LinkedIn

Have you spent hours, days, or even weeks scrolling through hundreds of job listings trying to identify the “perfect job title” that fits your interests? You’re not alone. One of the biggest challenges job seekers have is knowing what types …

By Hilary Sehring
Hilary Sehring
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Spotlight Intern: Samantha Evans

Samantha Evans

Company: Comcast Spectacor in Philadelphia, the parent company for the Philadelphia Flyers, Wells Fargo Center and Spectra Entertainment.

Year: Senior (graduating May 2018)

Major: Marketing

What resource(s) helped you in securing your internship?: The Sports Networking Night in …

By Susan Mcgrory
Susan Mcgrory
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Intern Spotlight: Christian Gibson

Christian Gibson

Year: Senior

Major: Supply Chain

Internship: PwC

What resources helped you in securing your internship?

For Penn State Resources, I heavily utilized SmealConnect (now Nittany Lion Careers) for keeping track of on-campus events and job openings. I also …

By Susan Mcgrory
Susan Mcgrory
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Intern Spotlight: Alan McGlone

Intern Spotlight: Alan McGlone

Year: Senior

Internship: Financial Planning & Analysis Intern, Dick’s Sporting Goods

Resources: BA 297A class, Career and Corporate Connections Resume Reviews, attending networking events across campus

Internship highlights: Ability to build a reliable reporting tool from …

By Susan Mcgrory
Susan Mcgrory
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