Archive for January, 2016

Fair Update January 29 at noon

Fair Goers: We are up to 188 registered!  This is great! And – I am seeing resumes!  Thank you! BUT – we only have 79 resumes posted on the Fair site!  If you have a resume approved on Handshake – go to – click Student Menu – click Upload Resume in white box on […]

Fair Update Jan. 27, 2016

Fair Goers: BIG thank you to those getting résumés to me! Keep it going! BIG thank you to those getting résumés on the Fair site (! We are at 71 – which is better – BUT we should have a 100 there! Remember – we want Gusties to look like eager, well – qualified candidates […]

Fair Update January 25, 2016

Fair Goers: Tell your friends – this Friday is the last day to register for Fair! I have walk-in hours this week at the following: Tuesday, Jan. 26 – 10:00 – 12:00 Wednesday, Jan. 27 – 2:30 – 4:00 Thursday, Jan. 28 2:30 – 4:00 (I added this today) Friday, Jan. 29 – 10:00 – […]

Jan. 23, 2016 Fair Update

Jan. 23 Fair Goers: We have 146 registered for fair and ONLY 59 resumes on the fair site for employers to see! PLEASE get your resumes posted on the fair site at – St. Thomas has 50 and we should be ahead of them! WE WANT EMPLOYERS TO SEE MORE GUSTAVUS RESUMES THAN THEY […]

Fair Update Jan. 22, 2016

Fair Goers: There are now 252 employers registered for fair! There are now 147 Gusties registered for fair – that is great! I have heard that some are getting interviews scheduled at fair! I have attached the Fair Booklet again – as we have new people registered. Also, got to Handshake – on left side […]

Jan. 20 Fair Update

Jan. 20 Fair Goers: Fair is less than 4 weeks away! Now is the time to make sure you have MOST professional clothes to wear at the fair. This means suits and ties for men and suits or professional dresses for women.  You have spent a lot of time and money on your education- don’t […]

Fair Update Jan. 18

Jan. 18 Fair Goers: I am STILL missing MANY resumes! Please get resumes post on Handshake as soon as possible so that when they are approved there you can post on the fair site at Good we are 47 resumes posted on the Fair site at We are a month from fair so […]

Career Readiness – What One Employer Says

What career readiness do employers expect of new college grads? I asked my site supervisor Tim Schwartz and this was his response. He expects college grads to have a high level of reading ability. Tim stated that he expects grads to be able to read a complex and high level reading very quickly, sort through […]

Fair Update Jan. 17

Fair Goers: Attached is the fair booklet – it has loads of info on preparing for the fair – what will happen at the fair, a form to schedule interviews, what to say to employers and more! Also – on the Career Development Blog I am putting these messages – so if you forget something […]

2016 MN Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair Messages

Jan. 14 Fair Goers: NOW is the time to: Get your resume approved on Handshake! LOTS of you do not have resumes approved! Remember – we want ALL Gustie resumes to be REALLY good! If you need assistance with resumes – come to my walk in hours in January, go to the Career Development website […]