I have completed my masters in aerospace engineering and currently looking for entry level positions in the field of mechanical and aerospace engineering. I am an international student. I have been applying for a number of positions, but no responses. Could I be looking the wrong places? Any suggestions on how I should modify my search would be much appreciated.
Congratulations on completing your degree. I'd like to offer you some advice that is pertinent across the job spectrum. Networking and helping people in your industry associate your name with great…View all answers »
I work at a very large company. I've got a number of friends who work in my department, but I'd like to connect with more people in the company. How do I go about engaging the much larger corporate community?
Hello and thanks for the question! Networking for social or career reasons is an important way to stay engaged in a role or a company. While it often times seems daunting, simple steps can help you engage with…View all answers »
Has an employee ever been hired from their LinkedIn page or from a new LinkedIn connection?
Great question! Yes, I have actually found quite of few candidates from LinkedIn who ended up getting hired. Lots of recruiters use LinkedIn as a source to find potential candidates. It is possible and LinkedIn…View all answers »
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Would you ever be willing to make an exception on a GPA requirement for an internship? If so, for what reasons?
At Cardinal Health, we have recommended GPA guidelines on all of our internship postings. Typically, we try to adhere to those guidelines, however, on occasion, we do make exceptions. The most common times…View all answers »