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The Career Development Center is Here to Help You

Maximize Your Career Potential
Over the summer, the Career Development Center (CDC) will be open Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., and Friday, 8:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Our office is located in the newly renovated Bartels Student Activity Center.

Click here to meet the staff or locate us on the UNH map.
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Join the UNH Career Connect Group on LinkedIn
Connect with current students, alumni and employers through the UNH Career Development Center’s professional networking group, Career Connect, on LinkedIn.

Designed to facilitate the types of connections and networking opportunities that lead to employment success, this group presents a venue to share available internship and job opportunities, educate each other on career topics, trends, industries and observations, and engage in discussions to take advantage of the knowledge provided by members of the UNH community.

Click here to join the UNH Career Connect group on LinkedIn.
 
Access ChargerLink to View a Complete List of Job Openings!
Use 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. Provide your first name, last name and permanent email address, as well as your year of graduation and major.
 

Hot Jobs for Alumni:
Put Your UNH Degree to Use! Apply Now!

Triple Point Technology
Financial Analyst
Triple Point Technology is currently seeking a financial analyst-FP&A who will be responsible for supporting all internal and external financial planning and analysis and working with senior management to develop and monitor KPI’s. Qualified individuals must have an MBA. To read more about this position, please view Job ID # 1212 in Charger Link. To apply directly, please send resume via email to Stephanie Wheeler.
Ulbrich Stainless Steels & Special Metals, Inc.
Inside Sales Representative
Ulbrich is currently seeking an inside sales representative to establish accounts and prospect leads to increase its customer base. Qualified individuals must have a business degree. To read more about this position or to apply directly online, please visit www.ulbrich.com.
La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries
Interior Designer
La-Z-Boy seeks a design specialist who is currently enrolled in or a graduate of an interior design program or has a minimum of three to five years of design experience in a comparable home furnishings role. Read more about this position or view a complete list of La-Z-Boy job openings. To apply directly, please email your resume to kgoldren@la-z- boy.com.
Call 203-479-4858 or email the CDC if you have an internship, part-time job, full-time opportunity or if you are interested in mentoring a current UNH student. You can also visit the Hire a UNH Student page for more information on how to connect with UNH students.
 

Tips from the CDC

What are Transferable Skills, Really?
Q. How does a quantitative analyst for a hedge fund get hired as a strategist for a professional basketball team?

A. He/she convinces those doing the hiring that he/she has the skills to do the job.

Read more on how to develop and present abilities that can be applied to different work environments.
What do Employers Want from You?
  • Execution Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Customer Service and Sales Experience
  • Management Skills
To read more on what management looks for in their staff to make an organization more successful and profitable visit the following link.
 

Workshops in September 2012

CDC Workshops will Include the Following Topics:
  • Optimizing Your LinkedIn Profile
  • Putting the Pieces Together
  • Writing an A+ Resume
  • Network & Interview Your Way to Job Success
  • Mine the Gold: Finding your Internship
  • Create a Cover Letter Employers Notice
  • Search Smart: Strategies for your Job Search
  • Rapid Resume Review
  • Job Search Tips for International Students
  • Advice for Graduate Students
 

The CDC Gradvertisement Section

Team with a UNH Student
Check out a personal advertisement seeking career assistance that was written by a recent graduate.

As an alumnus/a of UNH, you can offer insight, advice or, possibly even, a job lead.
 

July Gradvertisements:
Shniqua Christian '12

Future of Web Creation, Data Entry
Shniqua Christian '12
Information Technology Web & Database Development
Bronx, N.Y.
ShniquaChristian@gmail.com

Information technology web and database development major with an overall 3.4 GPA. Dedicated, self-motivated, organized, hardworking. Interested in website creation and data entry. Work-study experience: one year at First-Year Success Center as a student assistant. Internship experience: web intern in Internet Marketing and Publications Department assisting in the development and maintenance of the UNH website. Volunteer experience: two years as a note-taker for Campus Access Services. Proficient in website coding (HTML). Seeking administrative assistant/web content author opportunities in NYC.

 
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 his or her listed email address. If you have any questions or comments, email CareerDevelopmentCenter@newhaven.edu or call 203-479-4858.

 
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