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A Resume is Like a Recipe

So the Super Bowl is coming up, right?  What should you take to the party?  Something easy.  Something that doesn’t require a stove.  How about Buffalo Chicken Dip?! 

What is the first thing you do after you make that decision?  …

By Alyson Kavalukas
Alyson Kavalukas Assistant Director
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Meet Claire: Career Center Support Sent Her to London!

With Internship Week and other Career Center events right around the corner, we chatted with Claire Tierney, who secured an internship this past year with the help of Career Consultants at Pitt! Claire is a double major in Economics and …

By Julia Kebuladze
Julia Kebuladze Marketing & Communications Intern
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Pitt2Pitt Scholarship Program for Pitt Grads

Graduating Pitt undergraduates and alumni can receive up to a $7,500 tuition scholarship per year when they enroll in a participating Pitt graduate or professional program (listed below).

We know your Pitt education has prepared you for the next level—obtaining …

By Alyson Kavalukas
Alyson Kavalukas Assistant Director
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The Key Attributes Employers are Looking For on Graduates’ Resumes

Students hoping to catch the eye of potential employers through their resume should forego relying only on their strong GPA and instead highlight the attributes and skills they developed in their classwork and through their various experiential assignments, according to …

By Kevin Gray
Kevin Gray Associate Editor
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Does Your Resume Have the Skills that Recruiters Want?

If you want to impress recruiters with your resume, make sure it shows the skills that will attract them.  Learn more in the following post.

Sitting down to write a resume is an intimidating experience. You need to decide on …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Resume Samples

Writing a federal resume differs from crafting a resume for the private sector. Federal resumes adhere to specific guidelines and …

An Applicant Tracking System (ATS) reads resumes and curriculum vitae by parsing, or electronically analyzing the text. It extracts key …

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