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Special Events

2016 Career Fair
Wednesday February 10th
10:30am-3:30pm in the Armory
Resource Page

2/1-2/9 1-3pm in the CCPD, DCC 209

What to do Next? Post Career Fair Tips
2/11 6pm in the Union room 3602


The CCPD offers a variety of programs, services and special events annually to meet the career development and job search needs of Rensselaer students. Career Navigator Handout Series *
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* JobLink

JobLink is the CCPD’s online recruiting and job posting system. Activate your JobLink account annually! All opportunities received by the CCPD are posted in JobLink for summer, co-op and full-time job seekers. Check out this article: Playing Fair: Your Rights and Responsibilities as a Job Seeker

Through JobLink you can participate in on-campus interviews; view and apply for open jobs; and post your resume in JobLink to be included in the CCPD’s online Resume Books.  

CCPD Joblink *

JobLink Student Login
Rensselaer is proud to be a NACElink Network School.

Get your career off to a great start, and be sure to read the CCPD’s Policies and On-Campus Recruiting Policies before you begin your job search!


The Co-op Program

Rensselaer’s Co-op program offers a way to apply classroom experience in a business setting. Students on a co-op work full time for an employer recognized by the Co-op program as able to provide the student with a work experience that will reinforce career objectives.


Sophomore Career
Experience Program

The Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) is pleased to invite you to become a member of our national award winning Sophomore Career Experience (SCE).

This program, in its ninth year at Rensselaer, is designed to cultivate the career development knowledge and skills of Sophomores, providing you with a competitive employment advantage as you move into your junior year.

Who Am I? (Resume Prep Worksheet)
Preparing Your Resume
Sample Objectives
Action Verbs
Scannable Resumes
Sample Resumes
Writing a Winning Cover Letter
FAQ’s About JobLink
Navigating JobLink
Career & Professional Development Guide
Informational Interviewing
FAQ’s About Co-op: Undergraduates
FAQ's About Co-op: Graduates
Financial Aid and Co-op
Conducting an Effective Job Search
Your Job Search
Navigating a Career Fair
Don't Walk Without a Job!
Phone Interviewing
How to Handle the Interview
Questions Asked By Employers
How to Dress for Interview Success
On-Site and Second Interviews
Evaluating Employment Offers
Networking Tips for Alumni

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