New Resume Creator Platform, Hiration

The Career and Professional Development Center is happy to share its new resource, Hiration.

Hiration helps you create a resume with an AI-assistant, and it gives you instant feedback.  The system also critiques and scores your resume based on professional …

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How to Register for Sessions at the Virtual Career and Internship Expo

The Career and Internship Expo is the most important event of our year for students looking to get an internship or job opportunity. After having two virtual expos, we have noticed that some students will sign up for the Expo, …

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How to Make Sure Your Handshake Profile is Ready for Expo

Completing your profile in Handshake is an easy way to make sure you stand out to employers on the platform. Employers often filter students by major, classification, and GPA so make sure that your information is up to date! Check …

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How to Upload Your Resume to Handshake

Having a resume on your profile on Handshake is one of the easiest ways to ensure employers notice you on the platform. Follow these simple steps listed below, or check out the video to learn how to upload your resume …

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How to make an appointment with your Career Specialist

Follow these steps to request an appointment with a career specialist.

1. After you log in to Handshake, click on Career Center in the upper-right corner of your screen.

 

2. Click on Appointments from your Career Center’s page.

 

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New Rattler Career Guide added to Resources

Check out the newest edition of the Rattler Career Guide

This guide includes useful information, tips, and examples to assist Rattlers with their career and professional development needs. Here are just a few of the items included in the guide:

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Handshake’s Guide to Attending a Virtual Fair

Handshake [HireARattler] is the #1 place where students find jobs and get hired. We’ve developed a way for you to attend career fairs virtually so you can meet interesting companies looking to hire students like you.

Topics:

The Virtual Fair …

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List of Employers – Spring 2021 All Majors Career and Internship Expo

The Career and Professional Development Center presents the employers recruiting at the Spring 2021 All Majors Career and Internship Expo. 

The Employer Booklet includes a breakdown of the employers recruiting for each FAMU College and School as well as an …

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SpinSys Instagram Takeover!

SpinSys has taken over our Instagram account @HireARattler_ for ONE DAY ONLY!  (1/14/21)  Make sure to check them out there and on Handshake.  You can also view the video below for more information about SpinSys.

Spin Systems, Inc. | Handshake (joinhandshake.com)

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COVID-19 FAQs for CPD Center

Due to the rapidly evolving situation regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) the Career and Professional Development Center would like to share updates with you regarding the availability of CPDC services during this time. We understand the impact of COVID-19 may cause some …

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