Don’t Let Your Career Blow Up in Smoke


Don’t Let Your Career Blow Up in Smoke:
7 Things to know about employment and drug use in Colorado

In 2012, Colorado adopted an amendment to its Constitution (Amendment 64) which legalized the recreational possession and use of marijuana for …

By Mary Michael Hawkins
Mary Michael Hawkins Director of the Career Center
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DU Students and Alumni in Hot Demand!

2016 DU Summer Send-Off

On Monday, August 22nd, 250 employers visited campus to kick off the recruiting year by attending the 3rd Annual Employer Luncheon. These employers represented a wide variety of industries including consulting, finance, accounting, education, engineering, technology, non-profit, consumer products, hospitality, …

By Julia Nelson
Julia Nelson
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Jobs Outside Academia for PhD’S

career choices non-academic phd jobs


Do you have a PhD and are now thinking about exploring non-academic career options? The key is being open to applying your skills, abilities and interests in a wide variety of positions and industries.

Here …

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SEO Your Resume: How and Why Key Words Can Help With Getting the Job

SEO for Resumes

There is a strategy of marketing known as “Search Engine Optimization,” or “SEO.” Techniques differ, but the easiest way to understand SEO is that a search engine uses a program to read a website, look for keywords and key phrases, …

By Sia Mohajer
Sia Mohajer HR manager
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Denver Career Center

How would you express your love to a new employer? Check out what one woman did and how she celebrated leaving the job market.

Top Reasons Employees Are Seen as Unprofessional


In a survey of managers and HR professionals, new hires are often seen as the most unprofessional in the workplace. If you are new to your job or internship, listen up and take note!  You could be making a bad …

By Heidi Perman
Heidi Perman Assistant Director of the University Career Center
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