Industry Insights

10 Job Search Tips for College Seniors (U.S. News & World Report)

Students can look to their college’s career center for help with resumes, interviews and negotiations.

Click here to read the full article by U.S. News & World Report.

By Melissa Salva
Melissa Salva Director of Employer Engagement
Read more »

CPA or MBA?

Many students ask me about the difference between an MBA and a CPA.

If you’re an accounting major, and want a managerial role in a CPA firm, then you will need a CPA. Many CPAs are recruited from CPA firms …

By Kim Figueroa
Kim Figueroa Career Coach
Read more »

25 Incredible Black-Owned and Black-Led Businesses

Many of these businesses are working toward incredible missions, from building the digital infrastructure that will power Africa’s healthcare systems at Helium Health to directly moving the needle on racial injustice at Color Of Change. You’ll also find companies in …

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect]
Read more »

Can International Students Start Their Own Company on OPT?

“International students can start their own company on OPT if the work is related to their academic major, but there are a few things to think about before doing so.”

Click here for more.

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect]
Read more »

Cowen Invest in Success Sophomore Women’s Program: Apply by Feb. 9th

I wanted to share details about Cowen’s annual Invest in Success Program, running from February 21st to March 31st.

For context, Cowen’s Invest in Success Program is a virtual 5-week program for sophomore women interested in increasing their financial acumen …

By Kim Figueroa
Kim Figueroa Career Coach
Read more »

14% gap between what women and men expect to earn in their first job after graduating from college

Article courtesy of Universum Communications. Results according to 52,000 U.S. undergraduate students surveyed October 2019 to April 2020.

Salary expectations and the gender gap 

You may be familiar with the national averages regarding the gender pay gap, but how does that translate to what students …

By Steven Rothberg - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
Read more »

Have or about to Earn Your Business Degree? Entry Level Jobs that Might Interest You

If you have or are about to earn a degree in business, the following post has some entry level jobs you may want to consider.

It’s natural to wonder what entry level jobs will help you best utilize your business …

By William Frierson - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
Read more »

Study Finds Significant Gender Gap in Self-Promotion

“Women make up half of the population, and now nearly half of the workforce, but as they ascend the corporate ladder, fewer of them are represented at the top.”

Click here to read the full report from DiversityInc.

By Mary [uConnect]
Mary [uConnect]
Read more »

MSA Career & Professional Development Workshops for 2022

MSA students!

Mark your calendars for upcoming Career & Professional Development Workshops that will boost our recruiting savvy! Now is the time to begin to focus on preparation for the Fall 2022 recruiting season. It may seem like a long …

By Kim Figueroa
Kim Figueroa Career Coach
Read more »

How to Find Organizations Committed to DEI Values

Photo By halfpoint

Most social impact organizations today express a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).

The National Council of Nonprofits encourages organizations to not only articulate their values, but to be guided by them and to integrate them …

By Idealist Careers - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
Read more »

Sidebar

Location

Address

Office of Career Success
Chase Career Center, Suite N207
Isenberg School of Management
UMass Amherst
121 Presidents Drive
Amherst, MA 01003

Chase Career Center Hours

M 8:30am-5pm
T 8:30am-5pm
W 8:30am-5pm
TH 8:30am-5pm
F 8:30am-5pm