Holiday Helpings: Career Tips for the Holiday Break

Here are some tips for staying on top of your career needs during the Holiday Breaks.

Get some new career wear!

Or ask for some gift cards during the holidays and go shopping. This article from The Balance will give you an idea of The Best Outfits for Job Interviews.

Step up your game!

Take a course or two via LinkedIn Learning, Coursera, or Udemy. Check out this article 14 Best Sites for Free (or Cheap) Online Courses That’ll Boost Your Skills from the Muse for even more.

Indulge in your hobbies!

It is time for you to do things that YOU enjoy! Relax, recharge and enjoy your loved ones. Your hobbies and interests can be used to build your portfolio, as you develop new skills and become more well-rounded. Use Portfolium to show recruiters what you are doing to reach them with a direct focus on your projects, skills, and leadership abilities.

Check Handshake!

Still looking for internships? Now you have more time to apply for spring and summer opportunities. Log in to Handshake to get started.

Prepare for Spring recruiting!

Brush up on your interview skills with Quinncia and StandOut to prepare for job and internship opportunities that will be recruiting next semester.

By Kendra [uConnect]
Kendra [uConnect]