Career Development

9 Days to Fair – Feb. 14

After this Friday there will be no changes to the fair or bus registration! If you plans have changed let me know! Questions: Do you need cover letters for the fair? NO! You will be there in person to talk to recruiters so that replaces your letter. You may send an email (sample in the […]

Bus Update Feb. 13, 2017

You are on the list to take the bus to MN Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair next Wednesday, Feb. 22. Here is what you need to know:       If you change your mind about taking the bus, you have until this Friday, Feb. 17 to tell me that! After that you will […]

Fair Update, Feb. 13, 2017

Big Fair Prep Week! Tonight: Real Life 101: Career – Review of Fair Employer List There is still time to send pre-select interview requests! Come and get your list of employers finalized! 6:30 – 7:00 – Walk in Questions 7:00 – review of employers starts Fair Prep Party! This Wednesday, Feb. 15 from 6:30 – […]

Feb. 10 – Registered for Fair but No Resume on Handshake message

Thank you for registering to attend MN Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair! You are one of 66 people who does not yet have your resume approved on Handshake.  PLEASE do this as SOON as possible!  Fair is zooming toward us and you will need your resume for it! If you need and/or want assistance […]

Fair Update Feb. 7, 2017

Past emails are at the blog at: http://careerdevelopment.blog.gustavus.edu. Attached is a fair booklet with LOTS of fair info! Take 10 minutes to scan through it for the info YOU need. Fair website is www.mnpcfair.org. Free Phone App: search for MNPC Fair – this will Really help the day of the fair with a map of […]

Fair Up Date Feb. 6, 2017

Welcome back! Remember that past emails are at the blog at: http://careerdevelopment.blog.gustavus.edu. The fair booklet is attached. The fair website has all the info you need at www.mnpcfair.org. Resume Score: Gustavus: 70       St. Thomas: 62   – We are barely ahead! There are 228 of you! We can get more resumes posted […]

Jan. 28, 2017 Fair Update

Thank you for registering for MN Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair!   As new people register – remember that previous emails that I have sent out are available at: https://careerdevelopment.blog.gustavus.edu/.   Also, please remember that there are more of you than there are Career Development staff! PLEASE read these email messages so that you […]

Jan. 26, 2017 Update

Dear  %recipient.first_name%: There are now 190 Gusties registered for MN Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair on Feb. 22 and 23 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. IF YOU DECIDE NOT TO ATTEND THE FAIR – PLEASE GO ON HANDSHAKE AND REMOVE YOURSELF FROM THE EVENT! As new people register – remember that previous emails that […]

Fair Bus Update Jan. 19, 2017

We now have 47 people registered for the bus to MN Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair that will leave campus at 8:00 a.m. at 3 Flags on Wednesday, Feb. 22 for a 9:30 a.m. arrival at the Minneapolis Convention Center.  And, it will leave the Convention Center to return to campus at 2:00 p.m. […]

January 19, 2017 Fair Update

%recipient.first_name%: Go Gusties!  There are now 164 Gusties registered to attend.  And, we have 42 resumes posted on the Fair website for employers to view! This is great as St. Thomas has 31.   Keep it going! We can double what St. Thomas has! If your resume is approved on Handshake – get it up […]