“My interview started off on the right foot: “So, Georgia State,” one of the VPs said with my resume in hand, “the best hire I ever made was from Georgia State.” This would hardly be surprising were we in Atlanta, but since the interview was with a technology company over 800 miles west in Oklahoma… more »
“For me, Georgia State University is the supporter of many dreams. Growing up in a rural area in Vietnam, I remembered arriving in the United States feeling simultaneously thrilled and anxious about the prospect of navigating college by myself. But I soon realized that I did not have to do this alone.
“In the summer of 2016, I was a student assistant for University Career Services (UCS). I had been interviewing for several full-time positions, and despite satisfying their requirements, I did not have much luck. It was a bitter feeling to get rejection emails especially after the final interview rounds.
“It was my last year of college. I was finally a senior, but never before had I felt so much stress in my college career. While all my friends were talking about their job interviews here and there, I was lost and apprehensive of my own future, as I would soon graduate with a degree… more »
“I visited University Career Services a few times within my freshman year attempting to sharpen my interview skills and to compete against upperclassmen and others currently looking for jobs and internships. Being a freshman led me to think that there was no hope in me gaining the opportunity to obtain an internship, but I was wrong.… more »
“I found the love of my life – Intraoperative Neuromonitoring – via University Career Services. As a 2010 graduate, applying to jobs was pretty tough because it was during the recession. Companies were laying off employees, initiating hiring freezes, and jobs were simply lost. Over 8 million jobs were lost during that timeframe. It was pretty rough. However, I… more »
“Upon informing a University Career Services (UCS) associate about my search for an IT internship, she encouraged me to set up personal statement review sessions, resume reviews and mock interviews. I was also placed into the co-op program that directly connects Georgia State University students with companies such as AT&T, Equifax, The Home Depot and many more.… more »
“I started seeking assistance with my resume as soon as I entered Georgia State University in 2009. I did not know what to put on my resume, as I had never had a job before. My resume would eventually be used as the template for freshmen with no job experience. I obtained a full-time position from… more »