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Career Clips

Give your professional plans a boost with the following career clips from D'Amore-McKim's Graduate Career Center. These short, information-rich videos will help you refine your job search quickly and efficiently.

 

GCC director meets student

10 minutes | Watch Now

Graduate Career Center Services

Featuring Lynne Sarikas

Get an overview of the Graduate Career Center and the many services we provide for working professional students and alumni.

Topics: career services, career resources

business meeting

10 minutes | Watch Now

6 Ways to Navigate a Career Change

Featuring Cathy Merlo

Seeking to move into a more fulfilling job? Learn the steps you'll need to make this happen including a project plan, reliable resources, ways to form a robust network, and a reasonable timeframe to make this become a reality.

Topics: job search, personal branding, networking, career change

GTS interface

3 minutes | Watch Now

GTS 101

Featuring Praggya Barretto Rustagi

Learn the Global Talent System (GTS) basics. Topics include eligibility, GTS features, as well as why it’s important to fill out the GTS profile.

Topics: GTS, job search, career resources

GTS tools

10 minutes | Watch Now

How to Leverage GTS as a Research Tool

Featuring Melissa Taggart

NEU's Global Talent System (GTS) has six fantastic research tools to help you in all phases of your career journey—from determining where you want to start to finding positions worldwide. You can even capture yourself on video answering practice interview questions!

Topics: GTS, industry research, company research, job search, interviews

people meeting

8 minutes | Watch Now

Personal Branding

Featuring Melissa Taggart

What do people say about you when you're not in the room? Learn about how to define your physical and digital presence, and the importance of your verbal and written communication skills as you pursue your job search.

Topics: personal branding, networking, social media

LinkedIn interface

9 minutes | Watch Now

Leveraging the Power of LinkedIn

Featuring Melissa Taggart

LinkedIn is the heart of your personal brand. This session emphasizes the importance of your LinkedIn presence followed by quick explanations regarding privacy settings, maximizing your profile, the power of the alumni search, job search features, and leveraging company pages.

Topics: social media, personal branding

resume

9 minutes | Watch Now

Building Your DMSB Resume

Featuring Cathy Merlo and Tim Tippett

Discover the ways to create a resume that fits the university format. Learn to develop a summary that distinguishes you from the competition. Know the right way to list your educational and work credentials as well as other alternative categories.

Topics: resume, job search

people meeting

8 minutes | Watch Now

How to Optimize Your Networking Experience

Featuring Tim Tippett

One of the most common missteps we see in job searches is not enough networking or the right kind. This Career Clip attempts to demystify networking. By watching, the viewer will benefit by learning why and how to become an effective networker including process and preferred rules of engagement.

Topics: networking, job search

career fair

10 minutes | Watch Now

Navigating a Career Fair

Featuring Tim Tippett

Career fairs are one critical element to anyone's job search. The purpose of this Career Clip is to inform the viewer on how to best optimize that experience. Highlights are what to do before you go, how to conduct yourself once you're there and the importance of effective follow-up.

Topics: career fairs, networking, job search

speed networking

7 minutes | Watch Now

Best Practices at a Speed Networking Event

Featuring Tim Tippett

Speed networking events by design are different from conventional unstructured networking events. By attending this Career Clip the viewer will learn the what, why, and how behind effective speed networking. Additionally, 10 tips for success is the crux of this session’s teachings.

Topics: career fairs, networking

thank you notes

5 minutes | Watch Now

How to Write a Thank You Note

Featuring Melissa Taggart

Impress your interviewer by writing a thoughtful, handwritten, and professional thank you note. Learn the six tips for a note that keeps you top-of-mind in the hiring process.

Topics: interviews, job search

job searching

13 minutes | Watch Now

4 Steps to a Targeted Job Search

Featuring Tim Tippett

The why and how behind performing a targeted job search is covered. In addition, the four key elements to a targeted search are broken down and described in easy to follow steps. Of equal importance, what not to do is discussed as well.

Topics: job search, industry research, company research

cover letters

8 minutes | Watch Now

How to Write a Customized Cover Letter

Featuring Melissa Taggart

If the job is worth applying for, it's worth writing a customized letter. Learn the 10 tips for success to help you write a cover letter that differentiates you from the competition.

Topics: cover letters, interviews, job search

interview skills

12 minutes | Watch Now

Strategies to Sharpen Interviewing Skills

Featuring Cathy Merlo

Want to ace your next interview and win the offer? Learn what to do before, during, and after the meeting to become memorable. Hear about the four times money is discussed and the best ways to answer the questions that will give you the inside edge.

Topics: job search, interviewing

recruiters

6 minutes | Watch Now

Best Ways to Work with Third-Party Recruiters

Featuring Cathy Merlo

Partnering with reputable third-party recruiters can add "bench strength" to your job search. Find out how to identify recruiters, research their reputation, and leverage the relationship for mutual benefit.

Topics: recruiters, job search

negotiating

7 minutes | Watch Now

Negotiation Tactics Simplified

Featuring Cathy Merlo

Learn the art of the deal and the ways to win. Discover the components of an offer beyond salary and benefits and determine what matters to you. Hear about tactics to employ during a negotiations discussion and what to avoid.

Topics: negotiations, interviews, job search

international flags

9 minutes | Watch Now

Plan B: 6 Tips for Students Studying on a Visa in the US

Featuring Melissa Taggart

Although not impossible, finding jobs in the US is more challenging than it has been in the past. It's recommended that you have a "Plan B," what you will do if you are unable to stay and work in the US. Discover six tips to help you with this job search strategy.

Topics: international applicants, job search