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5 Easy Resolutions To Help You Get a Job or Internship This Year

Learn the path to getting hired on Handshake in 2021.

New year, fresh start! If your resolution is to land a great …

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Handshake Get Hired in 2021!
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December Stall Street

The December Stall Street has arrived! It may not be in a stall near you, but rather coming to you virtually.

Check out the great internship and job opportunities!

Also, register for the Virtual Road Trips to the Real World.

By Brijin Kastberg
Brijin Kastberg Marketing and Employer Relations Coordinator
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Take Advantage of The Career and Professional Development Center’s Website!

The CPDC website is one of the best tools to help prepare you for your career future! With multiple tabs containing useful information such as connecting with employers, learning about the newest jobs and internships, current events, networking with alumni, …

By Jonathan Vincent
Jonathan Vincent
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Preparing for an Online Interview

Since the COVID-19 outbreak, online interviews are turning into the new “normal”. This can be nerve-racking if you are unprepared. The key to a great virtual interview is making a good first impression. Take the time to practice and prepare …

By Deegan Eggleston
Deegan Eggleston
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8 Interview Questions About Diversity and Inclusion Every Job Seeker Should Be Able to Answer

For both employers and job seekers, diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) are more important than ever. As the former head of people at two quickly growing startups and the cofounder of a nationally recognized workplace inclusion strategy firm, I’ve seen …

By Kelli Newman Mason - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Nichols Network: Hire Nichols Edition

Learn from recruiting experts, how to ask questions that will impress a recruiter while on an interview, tips for preparing for a virtual interview and more! Through a collaboration with the Alumni Relations team, this event was moderated by Abby …

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How to Create a Resume Using Optimal Resume — Video Tutorial

Join CPDC student employee Rebecca John ’20, as she walks through the steps of how to create a resume using the CPDC Resource Optimal Resume.

By Brijin Kastberg
Brijin Kastberg Marketing and Employer Relations Coordinator
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CPDC Webinar Series: Searching for Jobs and Internships During the Pandemic

Even though the COVID-19 Pandemic has caused many businesses to shut down, there are still plenty of ways to find employment. Welcome to the third webinar in our series, Searching for Jobs and Internships During the Pandemic. The CPDC Team is here …

By Deegan Eggleston
Deegan Eggleston
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CPDC Webinar Series: Utilizing Your Down Time to Your Benefit

Even due to the uncertainty of COVID-19, there are still plenty of ways to stay self-motivated and engaged with networking opportunities online! Welcome to the second webinar in our series, Utilizing Your Down Time To Your Benefit. The CPDC Team …

By Rebecca John
Rebecca John
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Bison Spotlight – Leundra Marsh

We would like to shine the next Bison Spotlight on a member of the Class of 2020, Leundra Marsh. She will earn a Bachelor of Science of Business Administration with focuses in Marketing and Management. On-campus, she is a member …

By Maggie Noelk
Maggie Noelk
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Contact & Location


Fels Student Center, Suite 201
121 Center Road
PO Box 5000
Dudley, MA 01571

CPDC Service Hours

M 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
T 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
W 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
TH 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm