How to Ace an Interview!

The Big interview workshop (2)


                       Looking for the secret formula to ace an interview? 

I wish I had the answer for you. Well…the only way to rock an interview is by practicing. Career and Professional Development provides all students with the ability to practice endlessly. …

By Meghan Mickiewicz
Meghan Mickiewicz President Meghan Mickiewicz
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JPMorgan Chase Office Tour | March 22

“It is the people and the culture that drew me to JPMorgan Chase. It is important for me to work at a company, and with a group of people, that value integrity and a commitment to constantly learning” Meghan Mickiewicz, …

By Gina Villazhinay
Gina Villazhinay Senior Career Specialist Gina Villazhinay
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40 Mercy Students Win Brand New Lord and Taylor Suits

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This February, Career gave away 40 brand new Lord and Taylor Suits to Mercy students at the Manhattan, Bronx and Dobbs Ferry Campuses. Students also competed against each other, testing their knowledge of professional etiquette, to win a Big Suit …

By Shannon Hargrove
Shannon Hargrove Director, Career Education & Operations Shannon Hargrove
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How to Work a Career Fair

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The big Spring Career Fair is right around the corner!  March 14th from 1:30-3:30 in the Rotunda on the Dobbs Ferry Campus.  How ready will you be?

Attending your first career fair can be scary.  You walk into large room …

By Sara Shepherd
Sara Shepherd Employer Relationship Manager, Career and Professional Development Sara Shepherd
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How to Become an INROADS Intern (and more importantly, why!)

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INROADS is coming to campus!

Learn how to get a PAID Internship with a very high chance of turning that into a full-time job at graduation.

INROADS will be at the Dobbs Ferry Campus on Thursday, February 21st, from 2:00-3:00 …

By Sara Shepherd
Sara Shepherd Employer Relationship Manager, Career and Professional Development Sara Shepherd
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Congratulations to the Fall 2018 Career Academy Cohort!

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147 students participated Career Academy Fall 2018. They learned about Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviewing, Professional Communication, Internships, and Career Advancement.

48 students attended 3 or more sessions (on campus or online) and received a Professional Development Certificate. Click on the …

By Shannon Hargrove
Shannon Hargrove Director, Career Education & Operations Shannon Hargrove
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Alumni Panel: What’s Next? | Accounting, Finance and Business Career Community Student Advisory Board

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Throughout the semester, the AFB advisory board has been working closely with CPD to help promote and encourage participation in career events.  On Wednesday, December 5th we successfully executed our first alumni panel. We wanted to expose current students to some …

By Gina Villazhinay
Gina Villazhinay Senior Career Specialist Gina Villazhinay
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How Career & Professional Development Helped Me Land a Job!

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Megan Grullard, Class of 2018, describes how she utilized the resources in Career and Professional Development to help discover her healthcare career path and land a job!

By Liam Ross-Fitzgibbons
Liam Ross-Fitzgibbons Associate Director of Career and Professional Development Liam Ross-Fitzgibbons
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You still have time to be a part of it! Career Academy Fall 2018

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Career Academy is a series of workshops focused on career topics that will help you prepare for or advance your career.

There are 5 sessions offered this semester. Attend at least 3 of 5 of the Career Academy sessions and …

By Shannon Hargrove
Shannon Hargrove Director, Career Education & Operations Shannon Hargrove
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