I am about to enroll for a Masters in Sustainable Solutions focusing on Food Systems. What kind of internships or jobs would be available for this type of degree?
Hello! First of all great question and congrats to you for wanting to continue your education! I think a good starting point would be to call someone within career services at the school you want to enroll…View all answers »
I get along with my coworkers fine, but I feel like I'm not making any meaningful connections. How do I change this?
This is a great question. I would suggest that when you meet someone, you ask if it's ok for you to put 15 minutes on their calendar to get to know them and their role a bit better. You can also suggest grabbing…View all answers »
Is it appropriate to refer to hiring staff and/or a person with a more senior position by their first name if that is how they sign emails?
Well now, that's just a question for Emily Post (manners maven, look it up if you're interested in all things etiquette). During the hiring process, it is appropriate to use Mr./Ms. when speaking to someone…View all answers »
How should I ask go about asking someone for a referral?
The first step in asking someone for a referral is determining who would be the right person to ask! Try to pick someone that you have worked with whether that be through class, work, or a volunteer organization…View all answers »
What's the best way to ask an employer for a referral?
It's important to first make sure your current employer is aware that you are searching for a new position. This should not come as a surprise if you are approaching graduation. I would say to them that you…View all answers »