Career Summit for Students with Disabilities

Are you a Disability Resource Center student? Take advantage of this amazing opportunity to go to a FREE career summit in Chicago. You will have the opportunity to meet with some of the most successful corporations that are looking to recruit college students and graduates with disabilities. When is the event? The event is November 6-7. … Continue reading Career Summit for Students with Disabilities

5 Things Recruiters Notice about You

With all the recruiters around the CCO office this week, I took some time to talk to a few and give you some insight into how they think and what they notice about you as a student! Passion: While speaking with one recruiter, she told me that what she loves about her job is seeing … Continue reading 5 Things Recruiters Notice about You

A New Home for the Pre-Professional Advising Office

Think you know all about the CCO? Did you know that the Pre-Professional Advising office joined the Purdue CCO team? Learn more about the move by reading through this interview with the Director of Pre-Professional advising, Amy Terstriep. 1. Why did the Pre-Professional Advising office combine with the Purdue CCO? The primary reason for combining … Continue reading A New Home for the Pre-Professional Advising Office

Features You Need to Know About on the New CCO Website

As you stretch your legs and get back into the swing of campus, you may notice some changes from the last time you were here. Along with the new residence hall and Purdue’s new website, you will see that Purdue CCO’s website has undergone a bit more than a face-lift. The new website aims to … Continue reading Features You Need to Know About on the New CCO Website

TEAMS: A Simple Acronym that Works

According to Forbes Magazine, the primary skills that recruiters for all majors look for in a candidate are leadership, diverse communication, philanthropy, and teamwork.  Of the four skills, only one doesn’t contain the letter “I”; teamwork.  This means two things: first, “I” doesn’t exist in the word teams and second, the letter doesn’t exist in … Continue reading TEAMS: A Simple Acronym that Works