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Welcome to the first issue of the Career Development Center newsletter.

Our alumni are an integral part of the UNH family. We are excited to work with you on your career development needs and to connect you with our current students.

Through this monthly e-newsletter, we will showcase employment opportunities, provide helpful career tips and notify you of upcoming workshops that are designed to guide you to career success. To facilitate connections between alumni and current students, we have included a section that spotlights current seniors, which we hope will develop opportunities for you to pass on your unique insight, advice and guidance.

We look forward to providing this career information to you and in partnering to ensure the success of the next generation of UNH graduates.

Sincerely,
Matt Caporale
Executive Director, Career Development Center
 
The Career Development Center at UNH is Here to Help You!
Located in the newly renovated Bartels Student Activity Center, the Career Development Center (CDC) is open from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Stop by and say hello! Click here to meet the staff or locate us on the UNH map.
 
Access ChargerLink to View a Complete List of Job Openings!
Utilize the ChargerLink Career Management System to search internships and jobs, post a resume, research the employer directory or view and RSVP for career events.

It's easy to gain access. Register with ChargerLink by emailing CareerDevelopmentCenter@newhaven.edu. Please provide your first name, last name and permanent email address.
 

Hot Jobs for Alumni: Put your UNH degree to use! Apply Now!

Enterprise Business Solutions Inc.
More than 20 positions are available for qualified individuals with bachelor's/master's degrees in computer technologies, engineering, management and finance. Click here to apply directly to Enterprise Business Solutions.
Apple Retail Store
Open postitions in marketing and management for qualified individuals. Click here to apply or learn more about career opportunities at the Apple Retail Store.
WTIC/WCCT-TV Hartford
Producer/ News Writer position: Qualifications include a bachelor's in communication or marketing. A bachelor's in journalism is preferred. Click here to apply directly to Fox CT.
Please call, 203-479-4858 or email the CDC if you have an internship, part time job, full time opportunity to employ or if you are able to mentor a current UNH student. Call. You can also visit the Hire a UNH Student page for more information on how to connect with UNH students.
 

Tips from the CDC

Analyze your Interests, Abilities, Values, Personality
Considering changing professions but don't know where to start? Is it time to re-assess your skills? The Career Development Center offers a career assessment called FOCUS that can analyze your interests, abilities, values and personality and can suggest some specific career areas to explore. Visit our Self-Assessment page.

Land that job! Learn to stand out from the crowd by visiting the Career Development Center's Top Characteristics Sought by Employers page
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Upcoming CDC Events

Writing an A+ Resume
Have you put hours into writing your resume and it still doesn't say what you want? Attend our "Writing an A+ Resume" workshop.

Tuesday, February 7: 9:25 - 10:40 a.m.
Tuesday, February 14: 10:50 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.
Tuesday, February 21: 1:40 - 2:55 p.m.

Register now. Email the CDC at CareerDevelopmentCenter@newhaven.edu or call the office at 203-479-4858.

The workshop will take place in the conference room inside the Bartels Student Activity Center. To locate the Bartels Student Activity Center, see the campus map.
Strategies for Your Job Search
Spending hours sifting through countless job postings? Learn to maximize your time and manage resources! Attend our "Job Search Strategies" workshop.

Monday, January 30: 1:40 - 2:55 p.m.
Monday, February 13: 10:50 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.
Monday, February 28: 3:05 - 4:20 p.m.

Register now. Email the CDC at CareerDevelopmentCenter@newhaven.edu or call the office at 203-479-4858.

The workshop will take place in the conference room inside the Bartels Student Activity Center. To locate the Bartels Student Activity Center, see the campus map.
 

The Career Development Center's Gradvertisement

Team with a UNH Student
The Career Development Center has teamed up with the Office of Alumni Relations to present an exciting opportunity to both current UNH students and alumni. The CDC has implemented a program that allows seniors to write a personal advertisement seeking career assistance, which will be posted in the monthly alumni e-newsletter. UNH alumni have a rich array of experiences and expertise and can offer insights, advice and job leads.
Respond to a Gradvertisement
If you graduated from UNH and are looking to offer a current student advice, an internship or job opportunity, reply to a Gradvertisement. To reply, contact the student directly through their listed email address. If you have any questions or concerns, email CareerDevelopmentCenter@newhaven.edu or call 203-479-4858.
 

January Gradvertisement: Matt Di Giovanni, '12

Ready to Venture into the Music, Sound and Film Sound Industry
Matt Di Giovanni, '12
Somerset, N.J.
MDigi3@unh.newhaven.edu
http://www.linkedin.com/in/mattdigiovanni

Senior music and sound recording major with a GPA of 3.8. Work experience includes editor-in-chief of The Charger Bulletin, social media coordinator for the Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science and webmaster and social media coordinator for the Career Development Center. Course work included an in-depth study of analog and digital recording techniques and technology. Hands-on studio experience with both a 24-track analog tape machine and a modular console-less digital system. Experienced in web design (HTML, CSS, PHP), Adobe Photoshop CS5, InDesign CS5, Illustrator CS5, Pro Tools 9, Reason 5, and Ableton Live 8. Seeking recording engineering or Foley artist opportunities in the music, sound or film sound industry.
 

 
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Calendar of Events

January 30, 2012
Job Search Strategies 1:40 to 2:55 p.m.
Bartels Student Activity Center
Register today

February 7, 2012
Writing an A+ Resume
9:25 to 10:40 a.m.
Bartels Student Activity Center
Register today

February 13, 2012
Job Search Strategies 10:50 a.m. to 12:05 p.m.
Bartels Student Activity Center
Register today

February 14, 2012
Writing an A+ Resume
10:50 a.m. to 12:05 p.m.
Bartels Student Activity Center
Register today

February 21, 2012
Writing an A+ Resume
1:40 to 2:55 p.m.
Bartels Student Activity Center
Register today

February 28, 2012
Job Search Strategies 3:05 to 4:20 p.m.
Bartels Student Activity Center
Register today


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