Author: Career Center

The College of Saint Rose Career Center is an office dedicated to helping students and alumni with their career development needs. Our posts will be written by different Career Center staff which will allow everyone to have better knowledge of our office and career development. We also plan on having guest writers that will be sharing their career/internship success stories. We look forward to comments and questions as we cannot wait to meet with anyone who would like to stop by. Appointments can be scheduled by visiting or calling us (518) 454-5141. We hope to see you soon!

Features of LinkedIn That You May Not Have Known About (and may help you land a job!)

Author: Lauren Disclafani So now that you know a little bit about LinkedIn and you’ve built your personal profile, it’s helpful to play around with the site and explore all of the networking, job search, and professional development opportunities it has to offer. We’ve created a cheat sheet for you of some of (what we think are) the best and…

Graduate School: To Apply or Not to Apply? That is the Question

Author: Samantha Fraser, Graduate Assistant Source It’s that time of year! Yes, you all know what I’m getting at…graduate/professional school application deadlines are quickly approaching. With that being said, it can begin to feel overwhelming with all of the different questions you are probably thinking about. Do I even need a graduate degree? Where do I start the search? How…

LinkedIn: What is it and Why is it Important?

Author: Lauren Disclafani, Graduate Assistant Source As a college student in 2015, I’m sure we could all agree that, to an extent, social media runs our world. It’s how we connect with friends and family, share the things that are important to us, and stay up-to-date with current events. A lot of controversy surrounds social media and the professional world…