Women

Welcome!  This community is space for women students to access Career Center services and University support. You will find job search resources, ways to connect with on-campus groups, and strategies for identifying employers who respect and affirm people of all identities and orientation.  These resources compliment the information provided in the Career Communities, where you will find resources for specific industries and areas of study.

To discuss or share additional resources for this affinity group, please contact Carol Balk at carol.balk@pitt.edu.

6 Expert Tips for Negotiating a Pay Rise

6 expert tips for negotiating a pay rise

Whether you’re requesting a pay rise at your current company, or talking about salary expectations during a job interview, money can be a sensitive topic in the workplace. Your …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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5 Reasons to Say “No” More Often

5 Reasons to Say “No” More Often

I’m a people-pleaser at heart, which means I love saying yes — to projects at work, to drinks with friends, to freelance gigs, to “helping out” in any way possible. It …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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16 Things Recruiters Want To See On Your LinkedIn Profile

What recruiters want to see on your LinkedIn Profile?

1. Headline: The headline of LinkedIn is one that comes along with your profile and is very important. The headline will usually bear your name and job title in it. This …

By Lindsay Fera
Lindsay Fera Employment Development Specialist
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Yes, Manifesting Works—It Helped Me Land My Dream Job

Yes, Manifesting Works—It Helped Me Land My Dream Job

2022’s biggest wellness trend walks the walk

At the beginning of 2022, I set a goal of landing a new …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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Student Spotlight: “Very Powerful Women” 

Maddy Laurash hadn’t considered using the Career Center until she was employed by it. The spring 2022 graduate was hired during the spring semester of her sophomore year to be a mentorship program assistant for Pitt Link, a program that …

By Dionna Dash
Dionna Dash Nordenberg Scholar
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