Tips from Career Advisors

Stay On TRACC! Customize Your On TRACC Email

What is the On TRACC email?

The ‘TRACC’ in On TRACC stands for “Tufts Recent Activity in Career Communities.” On TRACC is a weekly email customized to your career interests. You’ll stay up to date with opportunities, events, …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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Education, Nonprofit & Social Impact Resume Guide

Every industry and sector has it’s own nuances, lingo, and values. How can you best position yourself for opportunities in education, nonprofit, and social impact settings?

This resume guide will break down what employers in education, nonprofits, and advocacy settings …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director Sheryl Rosenberg
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Getting Involved with Causes you Care About #foodjustice

How do you deepen your active citizenship and continue your commitment to solving complex challenges? Whether you are exploring mission driven career paths, or looking for ways to contribute to your community regardless of your day job, Melissa Acedera, Founder …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director Sheryl Rosenberg
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Rotational Programs- What They Are, Benefits and Resources to Find one Right for You!

Recently we blogged about the fact that some industries and some types of jobs were hiring now for students graduating in May.  Among that group of early hiring, companies are those that hire for their Rotational Programs often also called …

By Robin Kahan
Robin Kahan Associate Director, Engineering Career Services Robin Kahan
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Understanding Corporate Social Responsibility

Interest in going into Corporate Social Responsibility is definitely on the rise. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is grounded in the idea that businesses can make the world a better place, or at the very least, reduce their negative social and …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director Sheryl Rosenberg
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Guide to Hiring International Students

For those that would like to learn more about hiring international students for internships, full-time positions, STEM opportunities and long-term roles, the Interstride Guide to Hiring International Students offers a helpful overview.

Read the Guide to Hiring International Students

By Sue Atkins
Sue Atkins Associate Director, Employer Relations Sue Atkins
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Want to Work for a Few Years Before Grad School? Check Out These Programs

Many Tufts students are interested in gaining 1 – 3 years of experience before taking the next step in their career journey, whether that’s a graduate or professional degree program, another job, or something else.

With this in mind, I …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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20 Tips for Engineering Students

The article below appeared on ElectricalEngineeringSchools.org and was written blogger Marcus O’Brien. Very quickly, Mr. O’Brien gives great advice for any engineering student (not just EE’s). Those of you who are Juniors, Seniors or Grad Students will wish you had …

By Robin Kahan
Robin Kahan Associate Director, Engineering Career Services Robin Kahan
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Product Manager – Find Out More About This Role

Many students in Computer Science and Engineering get interested in a role called Product Manager at some point in their time at Tufts. Often, it’s either because they find they don’t want to program or design for a living, or …

By Robin Kahan
Robin Kahan Associate Director, Engineering Career Services Robin Kahan
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20+ Questions to Jump-start Your Career Exploration

A strong understanding of yourself will be essential in navigating the twists and turns of your unique career journey. Get to know yourself! What are your values? What’s your personality type? What are you good at? What do you like? …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director Sheryl Rosenberg
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