Have you heard of MapMyCustomers? Probably not, because they are a startup - BUT they are a startup that is hiring for a full time software engineer.
Map My Customers is a high-growth software-as-a-service (SaaS) company that serves as a map-based CRM for salespeople. Our target market spans numerous industries, from medical device sales to insurance representatives. During the fall of 2016, we will be participating in a
nationally recognized accelerator in Richmond, VA.
Come out to the Graduate & Professional School Fair TOMMOROW: Wednesday, September 28th from 12pm-3pm in Newcomb Hall! The Professional School Fair includes graduate and professional schools from across the world who will be here to recruit UVA students for their top-notch programs. All University of Virginia students of all majors are encouraged to attend the event to learn more about program opportunities, details, and requirements. Law schools in attendance include:
If the American economy was the Titanic and the iceberg that sank the Titanic was the financial crisis, then STEM jobs would be the few available life boats rescuing passengers. Similar to the dilemma of who had access to those life boats, who works in STEM fields has not been equally distributed. While it was mostly woman and children saved from the icy arctic waters, today it is mostly whites and men being spared the effects of a sluggish economy. READ MORE HERE
Words Matter: Writing, Leadership, and Community Engagement
ELA 3559, 12:30-1:30 (Most likely Tuesdays) - 1 credit hour
Prerequisite: current Madison House Program Leader or volunteer Spring 2017 semester
“Please send us your resume and cover letter.”
If your first reaction was “Huh?” to the above statement, then welcome to the club of “students who are trying to "adult" by searching for an internship but have no idea how to.” But no worries! Practically every college student (including me) had that moment.
And if you are an international student, it’s completely understandable why you don’t get it. Throughout this post, please look at the * symbol for international student focused advice!
What is a resume?
Networking & Interviewing in the U.S.
One of the biggest steps to your job search as an international student is clearly understanding the setting in which you are operating, especially when it comes to networking and interviewing. Job searching and interviewing in the United States comes with many opportunities to network and promote yourself, which may be different from customs in your home country. Discuss common cultural differences and develop strategies to help you ace future networking and interviewing opportunities.
KIPP DC is kicking off a webinar series this month - a great way for students to learn more about how they can apply for the Capital Teaching Residency program and help students in underserved communities. Find out more information below!
The Cognitive Computing Odyssey is a program for university students, developers, engineers, and data scientists who are early in their careers to join IBM’s Cognitive Solutions & Research team for 2 days this November... and potentially full-time in 2017.