The Career and Professional Development Center is open! To schedule an appointment, call 508-213-2489 or email us at cpdc@nichols.edu for more information.

Career Tips

7 Reasons to Visit the CPDC

Hi there, it’s us! The Nichols Career and Professional Development Center, or better known as the CPDC. You’ve probably walked past us a hundred times on your way into the Fels Student Center (we’re Room 201, it’s hard to miss), …

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Networking — Why Follow Up?

You did it! You went to the career fair, you passed out your resume and business cards, had a few conversations, and now you’re done. But, are you really? One crucial part of career and job fairs comes after you’ve …

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How to Stand Out at a Career Fair

Career fairs, the perfect place to find the job of your dreams — alongside several hundred other eager job seekers. What can you do to prevent your face from blending in with the other candidates that visited the table? Make yourself …

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Calling All Teachers!

Are you a teacher looking to help better the community you are in? If so, Teach Western Mass is the company for you.

Our Vision:

Here in Western Massachusetts, we’ve been working hard to improve our schools—but we need to …

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Video Interviews

Interviews are nerve-wracking, there is no doubt about it, but when you properly prepare the experience can become a lot easier. There are many tips and trick online for how to prepare for all types of interviews—one-on-one interviews, group interviews, …

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Top 10 Things You Should Look For In a Company

Whether you’re looking for a paid or unpaid internship or an entry-level job, finding a great position goes way beyond the job description. From company culture to opportunities for growth, there are several things you should keep in mind when …

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Deciding if Graduate School is for you

You’re finishing up the last few months of your undergraduate degree, now it is time to decide what’s next. You may be considering graduate school, but not know how to get there from where you are now. If you’re considering …

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Barton Associates is Hiring

A note from Barton Associates:

Attention December Grads! Barton Associates is looking to hire you! At Barton Associates, we pride ourselves on providing a platform that allows entry-level professionals to rapidly increase their income and advance their careers based on …

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Handshake: the new Road to Success

The Nichols College CPDC team is very busy preparing for a transition from Road to Success to Handshake, a contemporary career development platform for students. Handshake will replace Road to Success effective July 1, 2017. This is exciting news for …

By Jenna Parker
Jenna Parker Recruitment and Marketing Coordinator
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Crunch Time: How CPDC Can Help You Get Through the Last Few Weeks

As the semester winds down and the weather will soon be taking a turn for the better, it is easy to get caught up in all the hard work and the excitement that the end of the year brings. Do …

By Jenna Parker
Jenna Parker Recruitment and Marketing Coordinator
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Contact & Location

Phone
508-213-2489
Address

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

CPDC Service Hours

Monday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm