Young Professionals

Welcome, Young Professionals

Whether you are a recent graduate, or have been in the workforce for a few years, this community serves as a resource for professional development and helping you to navigate what it means to be a young professional.  We hope you will take advantage of all that this community and the NC State Alumni Association have to offer.

How to Use Personality Type to Find a Career You Love

Sometimes it takes time to find a career you love. If yours doesn’t feel right, now might be the best time to make a change for the better. Over 40% of the global workforce is on the brink of resigning, …

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Job Search Depression | How to Cope and Keep the Faith

Illustration by Marian Blair

Looking for a job can be a challenge, even in the best circumstances. When you put in a lot of time and effort and don’t immediately see the results you hoped for, you may start to …

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3 Green Flags You Absolutely Want to Hear In an Interview, According to a Recruiter

I’ve been in many interviews at this point in my career – on both sides of the conversation. As a job seeker, I know the anxiety of trying to read people’s poker faces and figure out if the interview is going …

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Featured Resources

Negotiation Resources

Negotiation is often an overlooked skill when it comes to job hunting. This guide offers useful tips and tricks to …

Alumni Business Directory

Whether you run a small business or are the founder of a large organization, we encourage you to list your …

Example Chronological Resume

Chronological resumes focus on work history and show employers what you did and where/when you worked a particular job.

Graduate School Resources

Questioning whether graduate school is right for you? Here are some things to consider.

Job Search Boards

Check out job boards specific to industries/ career paths/ locations.

 

North Carolina Job Boards

Job Search Research

Research is vital to the job search, so here are some tools to help.

Local Research

NC Labor & Economic …
 

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