Welcome to the College of Business Community!

At Career Connections, we serve as a connecting point between students, faculty, alumni, and employers in an increasingly diverse and globally influenced job market. Throughout the academic year, Career Connections facilitates workshops, reviews resumes, and hosts events to help students develop solid career readiness skills. Specific programs for students in the College of Business assist students in the job and internship search process. 

The Career Connections team continually communicates with students about relevant professional development and employment opportunities through TWU Connect powered by Handshake. We have also made significant progress in reaching our distance education students, through webinars and virtual appointments. Technology continues to play an integral role in service delivery.

Why Retail Jobs Should Be On Your Resume

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Most of us have had that one job that we aren’t quite sure how to put on a resume. For me it was Gymboree – a company that actually no longer exists, so talk about feeling old. I worked as a …

By Vianet Garza
Vianet Garza Career Consultant, Denton Campus Vianet Garza
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5 Tips for Prepping for Your Job Search

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Embarking on a job search can be a daunting task, especially if you are just finishing your degree and have never gone through the process. It can seem overwhelming if you are not sure where to start. Here are just …

By Lucy Moran, MS.Ed., GCDF
Lucy Moran, MS.Ed., GCDF Associate Director, Consulting and Programming Lucy Moran, MS.Ed., GCDF
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Ask Alexis | How to Beat an Applicant Tracking System

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Greetings!

I am a Psychology BS graduate who has been a volunteer victim services sexual assault advocate for five years now and I have basically put my life into making it my career. Unfortunately, the job that I’m pursuing is …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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2019 Hiring Insights | Part 1, Cover Letters

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Earlier this year, we asked 105 hiring managers and HR professionals to share their insights into the hiring process.

They came back to us with everything from their take on resume length to how much time they really spend reviewing …

By Alexis Perrotta - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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I Work With AI And Blockchain Technology—And I’m An Auditor At An Accounting Firm

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You might not associate the accounting industry with innovative technology, but these days, emerging technologies like AI, machine learning, and blockchain are making their way into many of the major firms’ processes.

Getting to work with that technology has
helped …

By Liam Berry - WayUp Guide
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