Life After Pitt: Essential Tips for Navigating your Job Search Journey

As you approach the final stretch of your college journey, the looming question of what comes next can feel both exciting and overwhelming. With graduation on the horizon, it’s time to dive into the job search process and kickstart your …

By Ingrid Beute
Ingrid Beute Career Consultant, Engineering & Science & Career Champions Program Coordinator
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Life After Pitt: A Program for Pitt Seniors

Graduating in 2024? First off-CONGRATULATIONS! You have accomplished an incredible task and you should be proud of yourself. But graduating can bring up a lot of questions and concerns about “what’s next?”-The Career Center is here to help you out!

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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Life After Pitt: Work-Life Balance, A Guide for Seniors and Rising Professionals

Congratulations, Pitt Graduates! As you embark on your post-college journey, navigating the complexities of work-life balance becomes paramount. This guide aims to equip you with practical tips, insights, and resources to maintain a healthy equilibrium between your professional and personal …

By Ingrid Beute
Ingrid Beute Career Consultant, Engineering & Science & Career Champions Program Coordinator
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Life After Pitt: Benefits

Congratulations on securing a job!  It’s important to consider not just your new salary, but all of the benefits offered with your new job.  Let’s look at some of the standard benefits you will need to make decisions about.

Time …

By Ryan Sweeny
Ryan Sweeny Associate Director
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Life After Pitt: Negotiating a Compensation Package

Your Job Offer

Congratulations, you are excited! You just received a job offer from the company you wanted. What’s next? Do you accept this first offer, especially when eager to get started? Or should you initiate a conversation about the …

By Marie Newkirk
Marie Newkirk Assistant Director for Experiential Learning
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