Thanks to our myCCO expert Janet (https://www.cco.purdue.edu/FacultyAndStaff/Staff/JanetGlotzbach) for sharing frequently asked myCCO questions from students, we are able to demystify some of the hiring process. Q: What happens after I hit the “apply” button on myCCO? A: Just like your myCCO account, employers who want to hire at Purdue can create an account via … Continue reading What happens on myCCO after I click “apply” for a position?
Doctoral students at Purdue, have you begun exploring your post-PhD options? One of the resources* to help you explore careers beyond academia is The Versatile PhD [VPhD], and The Graduate School and Center for Career Opportunities [CCO] are now offering you access to this wonderful resource! [Scroll down to see how you can sign up.] VPhD … Continue reading Versatile PhDs at Purdue University!
https://youtu.be/UuUBrfYTm8I The Tale Of the Golden Nugget: No one knows when the Golden Nugget was first sighted. Some say it was left over from Purdue’s groundbreaking in 1871. Others say it was created in a lab and imbued with the capacity to bring success to any Boilermaker by Purdue’s very first graduate, Chemistry major John … Continue reading #iamgolden, ARE YOU?
Graduation will be here before you know it and post grad plans are starting to be made! Many alumni forget that even after graduation, Purdue's Center for Career Opportunities can still offer them lots of great opportunities and help. Here are 5 ways that the CCO can do just that! Walk-In Services: The CCO is … Continue reading 5 Ways the CCO Can Still Help You After Graduation
You've just impressed recruiters at a career fair and now they want to interview you! Oftentimes stress and nervousness build up in anticipation of an interview. Guess what? By following these guidelines, there will be no room for stress or nerves! Prepare and Plan. The most important thing to do before an interview is research the company. … Continue reading What to Do When You’re Stressed About an Interview