Professional Communication

Navigating Skype, phone, and virtual interviews

As technology advances, more and more platforms are emerging to increase efficiency and save money for both the recruiters and the candidates. On top of that, there are also platforms that utilize Artificial Intelligence to detects a candidate’s strengths and …

By Helen Zheng
Helen Zheng
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#Adulting: Sticking to your moral and ethical beliefs is hard…but worth it.

Recruiter: So, as part of this position, you’ll be required to lie, steal, and cheat. Are you comfortable completing those tasks?

Interviewee: Umm…

It’s unlikely that a recruiter will directly ask you in an interview whether you feel comfortable doing …

By Ali Chiavetta
Ali Chiavetta Graduate Intern
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Don’t GHOST this recruiting season!


As you are applying for jobs and internships in Nittany Lion Careers please be aware of the policies in place to ensure a smooth recruiting process for both students and employers!

The policy states that you will “maintain [your] commitments …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist
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Change of plans? Unexpected circumstances? Here’s what to do.

There are always so many things going on – exams, part-time jobs, club meetings, athletic practices, group projects, internship searching – all on top of spending time with friends and family while also trying to squeeze in personal time and …

By Lauren Watson
Lauren Watson Change of Campus Program Coordinator/Career Coach
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How To Keep In Touch With Recruiters

How to Keep in Touch with Recruiters  

Many students don’t know how to stay in contact with recruiters. They don’t want to come off as a pest, but at the same time, they want to express their interest in the …

By Linda Huang
Linda Huang Student Intern
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