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 Ways That Women Can Champion Each Other At Work

We’ve all heard the myth that women don’t support each other—but it’s not true. Women can be powerful allies at work for other women, and these 6 ways that women can champion each other at work are simple things we …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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How to choose your theme word for success (plus 100+ theme word ideas)

Is it just us, or is the year really flying by? Personally, we like to treat every month as a ‘reflect and reset’ on our year’s intentions. Simply pausing every few months to celebrate our wins and …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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Empowering Women to Positively Impact the Infrastructure Industry

What comes to mind when I mention engineering? Skilled at math, male-dominated, and no work-life balance, says AECOM’s Nandita Kaundinya.
By Nandita Kaundinya | June 9, 2022|1:59 pm
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We are stepping into a new decade driven by technology such …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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Here Are 3 Reasons Why You Should Treat A Job Interview Just Like A First Date

Here Are 3 Reasons Why You Should Treat A Job Interview Just Like A First Date
Does the thought of going on a first date fill you with jitters? Does your memory of a bad first date …
By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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25 Tried and Tested Ways to Make Mental Health a Priority at Work

June 28, 2022

Talking about mental health, especially at the office, used to be taboo. However, in the last few years, discussing emotional wellbeing and stress management has (thankfully) become much more common, both in and out …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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