Alumni Career Blog

Career Links: June 2016

June is one of those months where the way we view time shifts a little -- or sometimes a lot. Vacations, holidays, out-of-town conferences, finding ways to engage our children while school is out for the summer … all of these activities change the way we interact with our schedule,...Read more

“You Had Me at Hello”: A Career Services Success Story

Tony Mahlmeister (Editor’s note: Today’s post kicks off a series of occasional posts that will chronicle how Sun Devils have used University Career Services and/or ASU Alumni Career Services to better their career. If you have an ASU-related career success story you’d like to share, email us and tell us...Read more

Learn your lessons, and go to the head of the “class” at these upcoming career events

Photo courtesy of Pixabay. There’s a myth circulating in the job-hunting world that you must make a superhuman effort to find your dream position, or to make a name for yourself once you land there. And if you don’t find that dream career quickly, there must be something wrong with...Read more

Career Links: May 2016

New graduates celebrate during undergraduate commencement on May 9, 2016, at Chase Field in Phoenix. Photo by Ben Moffat/ASU Now. OK, OK, so May is traditionally the month for school graduation ceremonies, and ASU recently held its Spring Commencement and numerous convocations to celebrate the success of the Class of...Read more

Recommended Reading: I Know How She Does It

I have a love-hate relationship with time management books. It seems that I either get useful take-aways from the volume, and become somewhat of a mini-evangelist for it, or I find it so detestable that I want to burn the book (and I’m a big intellectual freedom person, so that’s...Read more