• 5 Things to do when you’re Unemployed

    Are you in between jobs right now?  If so, then your job search should be your full-time job.  Take advantage of 9am-5pm, and try these strategies to increase your employability: Volunteer Keep your Skills...
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  • 11 Simple Leadership Principles

    What is one of the main aspects of being a good leader in business? Being likeable. How do you build your likeability? Follow these eleven principles, described here: Listening Storytelling Authenticity Transparen...
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  • Self Care is a secret to success

    Try these self-care rituals to get more energy and be more productive every day. Drink a glass of water when you wake up. Define your top 3. The 50/10 Rule. Move and sweat daily. Express gratitude. Reflect daily...
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  • Graduate School resources

    Are you considering graduate school?  Here is an online resource with information about online master’s degrees. For any graduate school, it is essential that you thoroughly research the program’s ac...
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  • Recovering after a bad interview answer

    It happens to everyone. That tricky interview question drew a complete blank, and now you’ve got to recover or else the interview will become a disaster. Try these methods for a successful turn-around: http://t...
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  • Radio Show – job search information

    Are you looking for employment information? Then be sure to tune in to 620am in the Milwaukee area at 3pm on Wed Dec 5th. There is a radio show that happens the 1st Wednesday of every month with information, tips, cal...
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  • Job Search Toolkit

    Are you looking for a job, but need help with your interview skills, resume, business ettiquette, or finding salary info? The check out the online toolkit provided by Robert Half Technology.
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  • Researching companies

    When applying for jobs, and throughout the interview process, it is absolutely critical that you research the companies you are applying to and interviewing with.  A recruiter from Motorola (and MSOE alum) conduc...
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  • Top Skills sought by employers

    You are all getting (or have gotten) a great technical background.  Employers tell us that MSOE students can go toe-to-toe on a technical basis against any other college graduates in the country.  However, s...
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  • Various Opportunities

    SoftwareOne is in the early stages of opening an office in the Brookfield/Waukesha area. They have some IT, marketing, and other positions available, including internships. SoftwareOne’s careers page: http://ww...
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  • 50 Networking mistakes

    Networking is often the most effective job search strategy, and can help you find success not only in identifying jobs that aren’t posted but in achieving jobs that are.  Here is a link to an article that l...
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  • CareerRookie magazine online edition

    The fall 2012 edition of the CareerRookie Magazine is now available! In this issue you will find: What Hiring Managers Really Want to See 6 Tips for Success For all College Seniors & New Grads Can Internships S...
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  • 14 LinkedIn Mistakes to avoid

    LinkedIn is a fantastic resource for job seekers who want to develop and maintain their professional network online.  However, it has to be used properly in order to be effective.  Here are 14 mistakes you m...
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  • Upcoming Fall Events

    The school year is approaching, and the Career Services Office is providing a number of events for the fall.  You will not want to miss these FREE opportunities, so “Save The Dates” and place them on ...
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  • Online Resource: Job Choices – now online!

    The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) produces a job search publication that is now online: Job Choices. Job Choices is filled with with many articles and information geared toward the job search, ...
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  • 10 Tips to get a job through LinkedIn

    Many users of LinkedIn are unaware of the features associated with LinkedIn.  There are a pleasantly surprising number of tools you can use to maximize your use of the system in terms of identifying and securing ...
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  • 6 Tips for getting hired in a tough economy

    The job market for engineering, business, and nursing seems to be getting better, but there are always strategies job seekers can use to maximize their chance of success no matter the market.  The following tips ...
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  • Recruiters are using social media to evaluate candidates

    It’s not uncommon to hear about employers using social media to screen their candidates, but do you know what they look for?  Also, did you know that you could use your online presence to have a positive im...
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  • 10 tips for a great elevator pitch

    An elevator pitch or speech is a 30-60 second overview of your background and career interests, named for the amount of time you would spend riding an elevator up an office building.  It is a great opportunity to...
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  • Jobs in the “Sustainability” industry

    Sustainability.  Green.  Social Entrepreneurship.  These are all hot topics with millennial students, and there are a number of ways to find viable careers in such an interesting industry. One of the b...
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