We regularly come across strong career-related content and interesting event announcements and want to share this content with you.
Recent Blog Posts
Watch Your Words! 4 Kinds of People Who Are Reading What You Write & Why You Should Care by Sean Weinberg, Simply Hired Blog. A good summary of why you should make purposeful decisions regarding what you post, how you post and what you don't post to the web.
Think Carefully Before Accepting a Counter Offer By Lindsay Olson, OnCareers section of US News. As we discussed in this week's Webinar, you should consider the personalities involved and the company's track record when negotiating.
Hot Tips For Landing Jobs at Google, Apple and Facebook [INFOGRAPHIC] by Lauren Drell on Mashable Tech. The Internet is a treasuretrove of information about targeted companies. This is just one example.
New Company Updates: Learn more about the Companies you follow on LinkedIn by Ryan Roslansky, LinkedIn Blog. The LinkedIn Company follow feature is now even better.
Thinking about working at a smaller company? Here are the pros and cons: http://t.co/fhazCrxk by Bhavna Krishan, @Jobfully, October 3, 2011
Networking Events hosted by UIAA Clubs:
Ocotber 10, 2011 - Crisis in Higher Education: The Need for New Leadership (Chicago, IL)
October 12, 2011 - Big Ten Alumni of Atlanta Networking Event
October 15, 2011 - 2nd Annual Big Ten Happy Hour (Washington, DC)
October 15, 2011 - New York Cares Day
Just for Fun
For the first "Just for Fun" referral, we suggest following Film critic and UI Journalism alumnus Roger Ebert, @ebertchicago
What are your favorite blog posts, tweets or career related event announcements for this week? Submit comments below.