How to Read a Job Description the Right Way—So You Can Stop Sending Resumes Into the Void

When’s the last time you read a job description? If you’re currently job hunting, your immediate answer might be something like “last night” or “a few minutes ago.” But ask yourself: When’s the last time you really read a job posting, taking …

By Regina Borsellino
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These Time Management Skills Can Make You a Better Employee (and Student)

management is one of those important work and life skills that seems to find its way into every job interview and performance review. That’s because recruiters and management teams alike know that an employee’s time management skills can make or …

By Leah Campbell
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Networking Made Easy: Mango!

As a career advisor, I often discuss with students the importance of networking and the benefits of tapping into professional contacts. Our website has lots of information about WHERE you can network but there’s little discussing HOW to network. When …

By Amanda Nell
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How to Decide Between Multiple Job Offers

Software engineer Dalvin Josias Sejour shares tips for choosing a job or internship offer.

At Handshake, we know about the excitement that comes with landing a job or internship offer. But what happens when you end up trying to decide …

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10 Steps to Make a Great Impression

Handshake wants you to make a great first impression when you step into your new job or internship. They have listed out their top 10 ways to put your best foot forward when you walk in the door.  

Get …

By Amanda Nell
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Why Mentorship Matters

In the Fall of 2019 Mizzou launched the Mizzou Mentorship Program, and its purpose is to provide students with mentors to help them reach their full potential. Through this program, mentors will have a positive and supportive relationship with their …
By Amanda Nell
Amanda Nell
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How to make an online portfolio in time for a last-minute interview

Earning a last-minute interview is exciting, as it can mean that the hiring manager is eager to meet with you or wants to hire you for the position right away. Making it to the last-minute interview can also impress the …

By Sanja Gardašević - College Recruiter
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