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Asked by Jiancheng on January 21, 2018

I graduated from college with a bachelor’s degree in computer science last August 2017. I've had hard time finding an entry level jobs, so I decided to learn more. I learned MEAN stack and AWS on my own. However, I still can not get a call back for any entry/junior level position. Any suggestions on what I could do differently to get some call backs?

Tenneco, ADM have responded.

There are a couple things that may be happening.  Typically job descriptions will separate the expectations of the role into two categories, the must haves (required qualifications)…

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Asked by Emily on March 2, 2018

Is it OK to email companies asking for a job, even if they don't have any positions posted? If yes,what's the best way to go about that?

Worthington, ADM, Merck & Co. have responded.

Hello! Yes. This is certainly acceptable, however, most companies don't post names of employees on their careers site. Some companies have a Email Us link where you can submit questions, or provide a resume.…

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Asked by Katherine on September 10, 2017

How does one market oneself in an interview for a position in which they may not have had much experience even though they may have a genuine interest in working the field?

Emerson, Textron, ADM have responded.

Exploring and venturing into a career path unrelated to one’s main field of expertise is often exciting. Do research the position, organization, and industry well before your interview – in other…

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Asked by Rylan on February 22, 2018

I am a senior Mechanical Eng major trying to find my first job in engineering. During school, we are basically only exposed to the largest of companies (I go to a Top 10 engineering school) which obviously makes job hunting with the University incredibly competitive because these companies are only looking to fill 50-60 positions. Where should I go to look for smaller or lesser known companies?

VFC, Tenneco, Textron have responded.

I would suggest looking at some of the larger "job aggregators" such as,,, and  Even and are possibilities, though they…

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Asked by Tanya on March 2, 2018

What are some non-traditional jobs I could consider with an IT degree?

Tenneco have responded.

Hello and thanks for your question. 
In all fairness I have minimimal experience with IT jobs.  I can tell you that having worked in careers services while in college I learned that many Universities…

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