How Project-Based Learning Takes Education To A New Level

Project-based learning. What does that even mean? Is it something that’s assigned to me? Does it come with midterms and finals? Does it take place in the classroom? How would it even benefit me? Fear not, the Career Development Center Continue reading How Project-Based Learning Takes Education To A New Level

MN Ag Expo: Where Jobs Are Growing

The agriculture business is growing and you should start looking into it. The GreenSeam Ag Expo is happening on January 25th and 26th of this year at the Verizon Wireless Center in downtown Mankato, MN. Expo’s, such as this one, Continue reading MN Ag Expo: Where Jobs Are Growing

From Student to Professional: Rachael Hanel

Graduating and job searching can be stressful and confusing. Where do you start? How do people actually land a job? Is there a right way to do this? It can become overwhelming. You may feel like you’re the only one Continue reading From Student to Professional: Rachael Hanel

Going Global: A guide to National and International Jobs

  There are many online resources to locating jobs within different regions of the United States such as Mavjobs, Indeed, and Monster. But do they allow for you to explore career outside of the United States? Or find out the Continue reading Going Global: A guide to National and International Jobs

Working for a Nonprofit: An Interview

A nonprofit is, “an organization with the purpose of which is something other than making a profit…often dedicated to furthering a particular social cause or advocating for a particular point of view.” Nonprofits are a great option to consider when Continue reading Working for a Nonprofit: An Interview

Backpack to Briefcase: Thoughts for Soon-to-Be Graduates

LAUNCH Your Career! Words of advice for soon-to-be graduates… Here in the Career Development Center we use the phrase “Launch your Career” as one of the key concepts for our office tag line. For most new graduates, making the shift Continue reading Backpack to Briefcase: Thoughts for Soon-to-Be Graduates

Find your Niche, Land your Dream Job!

Have you been searching the same old job boards, but not finding what you’re looking for in a potential job? Feel like you’ve been seeing a monotonous string of job postings from the same companies and positions? Shake up your Continue reading Find your Niche, Land your Dream Job!

3 steps to take interviewing to the next level!

By now, you have read two other comprehensive blogs on interviewing. You have your best outfit picked out and you have plenty of interview examples ready to go. You’ve read about the best course of action if you make a Continue reading 3 steps to take interviewing to the next level!