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24 Jun

Critical Thinking as a Career Readiness Competency

2019-06-03T10:06:00-05:00June 24th, 2019|Career Readiness Competencies|

by Christie Miller Why is critical thinking important? Embry-Riddle is known as the best aviation and aerospace university in the world because of its mission to teach the science, practice and business of aviation and aerospace, preparing students for productive careers and leadership roles in business, government agencies and the military.  In order to be [...]

17 Jun

Internship Series: First Week at NGC

2019-06-07T14:19:48-05:00June 17th, 2019|Internship Series|

by Brittany Morgan My internship at Northrop Grumman started really smoothly! To prepare for my first day, I did normal preparation tasks like setting out my business professional clothes the night before, making sure I had all my first-day documents (passport and driver’s license to verify citizenship), and packing a snack just in case.  I [...]

10 Jun

Interviewing with Food! How to Successfully Navigate a Food-Related Interview

2019-05-26T10:50:25-05:00June 10th, 2019|Job Search Advice|

by Danielle Golinski, Assistant Director of Career Services - Love School of Business, Elon University Congratulations! You’ve made it to the final round of the interviewing process with your dream company. You’ve been told that there will be a networking social the evening before the full-day interview and then there will be a sit-down luncheon [...]

03 Jun

The Value of the Global and Multicultural Fluency Competency

2019-06-03T09:53:48-05:00June 3rd, 2019|Career Readiness Competencies|

by Tommey Liang, Program Manager, Daytona Beach Campus According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), the global/multicultural fluency competency denotes: “Value, respect, and learn from diverse cultures, races, ages, genders, sexual orientations, and religions. The individual demonstrates openness, inclusiveness, sensitivity, and the ability to interact respectfully with all people and understand individual’s [...]

28 May

Feet on the Ground – Career in the Clouds

2019-05-26T10:33:23-05:00May 28th, 2019|Career Paths, Conference Spotlight Series|

An Overview of AUVSI XPONENTIAL  by Roth Britton, Project Manager, Worldwide Career Services The Unmanned Systems Industry has captured the attention of many however does it have a solid platform to launch, and the fuel cell to propel sustained growth? If the AUVSI XPONENTIAL Expo was any indication of the future, the sea, ground, and [...]

20 May

Internship Series: Landing the Position

2019-05-03T16:58:03-05:00May 20th, 2019|Co-op/Intern Spotlight Series|

Hi everyone! My name is Brittany Morgan and I’m currently a junior studying Computer Science. I have a summer internship with Northrop Grumman in Redondo Beach, California doing Systems Engineering. I received this internship at the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) National Conference last semester in Minnesota. Before the conference, I made sure I was [...]

16 May

The Privacy of Your Digital Identity and Personal Data

2019-05-13T14:33:36-05:00May 16th, 2019|General, Job Search Advice, Workplace Advice|

by Alexander Walsh Chances are you use the Internet daily to update your social profiles and communicate with others. Although convenient, you may not realize your digital identity is composed of the information and data you leave behind while browsing and chatting online. As a student, it’s important to consider your social media presence and [...]