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

Why you need to log on to myCCO… like yesterday

Campus is alive again! It’s been such a quiet summer while everyone was gone and we are happy to have a full-house of students once again. You undoubtedly have a nice long checklist of all the friends you need to catch up with, restaurants you missed while away and things you need to do now … Continue reading Why you need to log on to myCCO… like yesterday

Boilermaker who…contends, creatively and controversially

Name: Corinne Feight Majors: Professional Writing and Photography Graduates: May 2013 What advice do you have for students trying to break into the creative industry? An online portfolio or a .pdf file is necessary nowadays days to include on your resume, especially if you have huge projects that you can’t easily cart into an interview. … Continue reading Boilermaker who…contends, creatively and controversially

LinkedIn Boot Camp – Bonus Challenge

It’s never too late to join the CCO LinkedIn Boot Camp!  You can view the summary here or go back to the LinkedIn Boot Camp page of the Purdue CCO blog to get started.Join the CCO Boot Camp subgroup on LinkedIn to be an official participant for the chance to win CCO gear and other prizes.This week’s challenges are added bonus points that you can … Continue reading LinkedIn Boot Camp – Bonus Challenge

3 ways to use SEO and Social Media in your job search

Being on the job hunt has drastically changed over the last five years. The economy has gone through some serious changes and so has the job market. This means that recent graduates need to change up their game too. Here are some tips to help your online personal brand land you your dream job! SEO … Continue reading 3 ways to use SEO and Social Media in your job search