News from the USC Career Center

2024 Women’s Empowerment Panel Recap: Navigating Professional and Corporate Spaces as a Woman

Women’s Empowerment Panel Concludes Women’s History Month at USC

The USC Career Center celebrated the conclusion of Women’s History Month with a Women’s Empowerment Panel on March 28, 2024. Moderated by Kimberly Morales, a Career Engagement Graduate Intern, the virtual …

By Ella Rae Columbres
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6 Situational Interview Questions You Are Bound to Be Asked

Before we delve into what situational interview questions you should be asking prospective employees, we should talk about the different kinds of interview questions that are out there.

Just as there are many types of interviews — like phone interviews, second …

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20 ways to showcase your skills to employers when you have little to no work experience

For as long as people have been searching for jobs, some of those people have understandably complained about employers refusing to hire them because they have no experience yet the only way to get experience is to get hired.

What …

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Becoming Financially Literate – Key Educational Component for College Students

The importance of becoming financially literate as a college student. Written by USC Alumna and 2024 USC Financial Literacy Conference Keynote Speaker, Rose Ann Djelmane.

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Tips from 21 experts about how to network in their industries

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If you’ve read even a few articles or books about how to search for a new job, you’ve undoubtedly read how important it is to network. Unfortunately, many of these articles fail to define …

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How to Get the Most Out of a Career Fair This Spring

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Career fairs are full of opportunities for your first “real world” job – the one that will, hopefully at least, launch your career. For many students, it’s the first opportunity they have to speak directly with recruiters …

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Tax Season Essentials for Working Students

Many Trojans dedicate time to employment during their academic journey at USC, which may involve part-time, full-time, or paid internship opportunities. Some of these opportunities may result in the first time students are issued tax documents and required to file …

By Paolo Cantos
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Takeaways from the USC First-Gen Alumni Panel

On January 24, 2024, the USC Career Center hosted a First-Gen Alumni Panel to discuss pathways to post-graduation success. It provided a platform for USC alumni to reflect on their journeys, share insights, and offer valuable advice to current students. …

By Sarah Ju
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Make the Most out of Spring Career Fair

With our upcoming Spring Career Fair on Thursday, February 8 from 10 am – 2 pm on Trousdale Parkway, it is important to prepare for this opportunity to engage with employers. If you plan to attend, showing up is not …

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The 2024 Season: New Year, New Goals

The importance of setting goals and the outlook for third-year Public Relations student, Saskia River.

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