Meet the Career Jacks!

As NAU Career Development welcomes a new school year, we’re excited to announce our move to the University Union Fieldhouse. We’re also excited to have some new faces on our team and wanted to give you a chance to get to know our student staff, our Career Jacks. Our Career Jacks are here to help … Continue reading Meet the Career Jacks!

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Introduction to Personal Branding

What is your personal brand? Are you confused because usually companies like Coca-Cola and Disney have distinct brands? Creating a personal brand does not mean turning yourself into an object to be sold, but a way to distinguish yourself from other people through presenting a specific image of yourself. For major corporations, like Coca-Cola and … Continue reading Introduction to Personal Branding

How to Land a Summer Internship!

Spring break is fast approaching and after that, summer will be right around the corner! So why not begin looking for summer internships now? Do it before summer actually creeps up on you and you are left without an internship or a job. Employers begin filling summer internship positions in the spring by opening up … Continue reading How to Land a Summer Internship!

Career Fair Fashion Tips!

Dress for the right occasion! So you just wrapped up a racket ball game and you’re wearing a slightly sweaty gym ensemble? What the heck…why not make an unscheduled visit to the career fair? Before deciding to skip the shower and change into something more context-appropriate, consider the impression you’ll be making before you even open your … Continue reading Career Fair Fashion Tips!

Professional Dress for Less!

Looking like a million bucks doesn’t have to cost as much. Use these five strategies to build a professional wardrobe on a budget! Hunt for Bargains. You can find amazing online deals on high-quality attire at 6pm.com, Overstock.com, and Amazon.com (search by % off in the left navigation tab). Often, last season’s clothing (which looks … Continue reading Professional Dress for Less!

Who is Coming to the Part-Time Job Fair: List of Employers

Northern Arizona University Part-Time Job Fair 2015 Undergraduate Admissions and Orientation Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flagstaff Arizona Snowbowl Academic Transition Programs Youth in Action, Americorp CIE Follett (NAU Bookstore) Performance Staffing Little America Flagstaff Auto Owners Insurance Company Hilton Sedona Resort at Bell Rock Grand Canyon Railway Civitan Foundation Inc. FACTS After-school Program SUN … Continue reading Who is Coming to the Part-Time Job Fair: List of Employers

The NAU Fall 2014 Career and Graduate School Fair Approaches!

If you haven’t seen our 10 day countdown to the Fall 2014 Career and Graduate School Fair on our social media, let me be the first to tell you: it’s almost here! The event will be on September 24th from 12pm-4pm at the HLC Mac Gym with recruiters, graduate schools, and law schools in attendance. … Continue reading The NAU Fall 2014 Career and Graduate School Fair Approaches!

NAU Part-Time Job Fair is almost here!

Have you thought about or searched for a job for the upcoming school year? Make sure you grab your resume and stop by the Part-Time Job Fair on August 22nd from 1pm-4pm! There will be 30 employers attending, all hiring on the spot for on and off campus part-time positions.  Last year, we had about … Continue reading NAU Part-Time Job Fair is almost here!

A Career Fair vs A Job Fair

We often hear Lumberjacks refer to career and job fairs interchangeably when in reality, there is a big difference between the two! Knowing the differences between these fairs is essential as you try to appropriately prepare for each kind of event. Typically, at a job fair you can expect to leave with some strong job … Continue reading A Career Fair vs A Job Fair

Following up on the NAU Fall Career and Graduate School Fair

We had a lot of fun at the Fall Career Fair. On October 9th, we had over 50 employers and graduate schools at the NAU Fall Career & Graduate School Fair in the HLC. We saw many of our awesome Lumberjacks come and network, making meaningful connections. If you came, you might have noticed a difference … Continue reading Following up on the NAU Fall Career and Graduate School Fair