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Career Development

It’s not a place. It’s a process.

Career Development is not an office you go to a few days before graduation. It is a process that you should be engaged in from the moment you step on campus. Through our 360 Advising process your advisors will work with you to help you navigate the career development process during your time here.

Why Indeed’s New Resume Service Is A Bad Deal For You (even the free part)!

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If you have looked for jobs or internships using Indeed in the past, you might have seen a recent announcement that they are now offering three different levels of resume review and improvement services. Here’s what they are now offering:

By Rick DelVecchio
Rick DelVecchio Director of Career Development Rick DelVecchio
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Job Scams Are on the Rise—Here’s How to Spot Them and Steer Clear

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Camden Boyd knew it all sounded too good to be true—but he really wanted that job as a work-from-home customer service representative, making $25 an hour.

Boyd, 19, was invited to interview for the position via chat on Google Hangouts. …

By Lisa Rabasca Roepe - The Muse
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Casa de Esperanza seeks applicants for the Hands of Hope Service Year Program

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Want to make a difference in the lives of young children?

Casa de Esperanza seeks applicants for the Hands of Hope Service Year Program.  Casa de Esperanza provides residential foster care to children ages birth through six who are in …

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Can you spot a job scam?

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As you engage in any job or internship search remember: if it seems “too good to be true”, it probably is.

A remote job where all you do is mail things and it pays $900 a week? Probably a scam.

By Rick DelVecchio
Rick DelVecchio Director of Career Development Rick DelVecchio
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7 Companies That Are Hiring Remote Workers for the Holidays Right Now

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The holiday season is—if you can believe it—nearly upon us. If you’re looking to find some remote seasonal work to help alleviate some of the financial stress associated with this time of year the time to look and apply for …

By Rick DelVecchio
Rick DelVecchio Director of Career Development Rick DelVecchio
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Featured Classes

SP 100: Spanish for Health Professions I

This course is designed to introduce the non-native Spanish speaking student to basic vocabulary, phrases, and cultural considerations necessary to…

CAR 410 – LSAT Prep Course

Interested in going to law school in the future? You’ll need to take the LSAT to get there! Take our…

CAR 295 – Career Practicum

The CAR 295: CAREER PRACTICUM course, which gives course credit for internships, is available for the Fall, Spring, Summer and…

CAR 150 – Introduction to Excel

Interested in becoming an Excel power user? Consider the online course CAR-150: Intro to Excel. You’ll be amazed how useful…

EN102: Academic Writing and Research

The list of themes/topics for some EN102 sections can be found HERE. Every section covers “Academic Writing and Research” using literary texts…

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Contact & Location

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CAS Advising Commons (CAS1-209)
**All operations are virtual at this time**
275 Mount Carmel Ave.
Hamden, CT 06518

Career Service Hours

M 9:00am - 5:00pm
T 9:00am - 5:00pm
W 9:00am - 5:00pm
TH 9:00am - 5:00pm
F 9:00am - 5:00pm

At this time all services remain online through Zoom. Visit the link to the CAS Advising Commons to utilize our drop-in hours or make an appointment.